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UPDATE: Le Homme Dieu drowning victim identified
Still time to attend Vikingland Builder's Association Home Tour this weekend
Don't get ripped off at State Fair
Minnesota wolf population stable
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
Viking Speedway: Thoennes holds off Zach Johnson as curfew ends things early
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Brandon D. Randt
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
February 5, 2016
Births - through Jan. 31, 2016
Douglas County Hospital January 26 Girl, Terra and Ryan Lindemyer, Evansville Girl, Ashley and Scott Iverson, Parkers Prairie January 27 Girl, Mary and Mitchell Johnsrud, Lowry Boy, Stephani and Craig Pohlman, Brandon January 31 Boy, Brittany and Gerard Johnson, Osakis Births from...
February 5, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
Births through Jan. 25, 2016
Douglas County Hospital January 19 Girl, Chelsea and Brian Oehlert, Alexandria January 20 Boy, Jordan and Tristan Feuchtenberger, Donnelly January 21 Boy, Jessie and Jay Wacek, Alexandria January 22 Girl, Tracy Passow and Theodore Athman, Miltona January 24 Boy, Mariah Tvrdik and...
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
January 22, 2016
Births - through Jan. 18, 2016
Births at Douglas County Hospital January 13 Boy, Jessica Tabor and James O’Neil, Starbuck Girl, Jennifer and Nicholas Jorgenson, Miltona Boy, Pamela Duchene and Corey Lamm, Eagle Bend Girl, Michelle Kaiser and Gregory Vollan, Alexandria January 14 Boy, Sadie Rose Craven and Cody...
January 22, 2016 - 12:00am
January 15, 2016
Births - through January 11, 2016
Douglas County Hospital January 6 Boy, Ashley Holloway and Jared Peterson, Alexandria January 8 Boy, Carl and Heather Larson, Parkers Prairie Boy, Jared and Christine Kram, Evansville Boy, Mandy Frovarp and Derek Korzendorfer, Hoffman January 10 Boy, Nicholas and Hannah Brosh, Alexandria...
January 15, 2016 - 12:00am
January 8, 2016
Births through Jan. 6, 2016
Douglas County Hospital December 27 Girl, Ashley and William Rood, Glenwood Boy, Candace and Mitchell Bruder, Long Prairie Boy, Andrea and Jonathon Hammond, Glenwood December 28 Girl, Ramey and Brian Opp, Moorhead Girl, Cassia Winkels and Eric Erickson, Hoffman December 30 Girl, Darcie...
January 8, 2016 - 12:00am
December 18, 2015
Births (through Dec. 14, 2015)
Douglas County Hospital December 9 Boy, Margaret and Benjamin Barlage, Alexandria December 10 Boy, Alicia and Derek Meissner, Evansville December 11 Girl, Kali Erlandson and Mitchell Kaeter, Alexandria December 13 Boy, Ashley and Joseph Farrow, Long Prairie Boy, Nancy and Brian Moening,...
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
Births - through Dec. 8, 2015
Douglas County Hospital December 3 Boy, Mitchell and Mara Otts, Alexandria December 4 Girl, Brian Clark and Heidi Dummer, Alexandria December 5 Boy, Katie and Michael Johnson, Parkers Prairie Boy, Elizabeth and Adam Shiek, Alexandria Boy, Justin Love and Kristin Heschke, Henning Boy,...
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
November 26, 2015
BIRTHS - Through Nov. 23, 2015
BIRTHS: Douglas County Hospital, Alexandria, MN November 18 Boy, Amanda and Alexander Johnson, Alexandria November 23 Girl, Sara and Isaac Dorn, Alexandria Girl, Kristin and Daniel Gates, Alexandria Births from January 1 to November 23, 2015: 613.
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
November 20, 2015
BIRTHS Through Nov. 18, 2015
Douglas County Hospital November 10 Girl, Shannon Steinhofer and Dylon Schloegl, Glenwood Boy, Lyndsay Merten and Michael Bruns, Lowry November 12 Boy, Brittne and Andrew Gabrielson, Garfield November 15 Girl, Tara and Stanley Nelson, Miltona November 16 Girl, Samantha and...
November 20, 2015 - 12:00am
November 13, 2015
BIRTHS (Nov. 6-9, 2015)
Douglas County Hospital November 6 Girl, Sheena and Sonny Wunderlich, Starbuck Girl, Rebecca and Randy Peterson, Kensington November 7 Boy, Kobe and Hayden Bradley, Alexandria November 9 Girl, Angela and Riley Wolenetz, Alexandria Births: Jan. 1 - Nov. 9: 592.
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
November 11, 2015
Infant deaths blamed on sleep environment
Unsafe sleep environments such as adults and infants sharing a bed account for nearly all unexpected infant deaths, the Minnesota departments of Health and Human Services reported Thursday. A Minnesota Department of Health analysis of sudden unexpected infant deaths in 2014 found...
November 11, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
BIRTHS: Douglas County Hospital October 21 Girl, Angela and Ryan Heidelberger, Alexandria October 22 Boy, Tristin and Joshua Andreasen, Kensington Boy, Katelyn and Hunter Fick, Alexandria October 25 Boy, Kristin and Philip Rosen, Morris Boy, Alisha and Joel Hoekstra, Carlos October...
October 30, 2015 - 12:00am
October 14, 2015
LETTER: Is abortion accepted as the norm?
To the editor: October is considered Respect for Life Month by at least some people. Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) statistics claim that 79 percent of Americans do not support the current abortion on demand policy and 78 percent believe that women who do have abortions...
October 14, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Letter: Where is the outrage for human life?
To the editor: This past week we heard some horrific stories about videos coming out about Planned Parenthood selling aborted baby parts for money. But the big story of the week was about a famous lion that was killed. It is very sad to hear about any animal being killed, but the...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
World Breastfeeding Week is August 1-7
This week, August 1-7, is World Breastfeeding Week 2015. The theme this year is Breastfeeding and Work: Let’s Make it Work. According to Horizon Public Health, everyone benefits from a breastfeeding-friendly work environment, including: EMPLOYER • Lower absenteeism rates...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am