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Conquering the fear of violence
Ecumen Bethany Community earns public accolades
Medical facilities, ambulance prepare
You asked: What is Ebola?
Beep, beep, here comes the jeep
Blizzard runs winning streak to five games
Local netters prepare for playoffs
Osakis gets conference clincher
Roste growing into his role
Prairie Valley football ends its season at Royalton in 6A opener
Blues-rock band comes to Forada
Concordia Orchestra comes to Alexandira
Pianist Tony DeSare to play third show in concert season
Engaged - Peterson and Meissner
Births - Douglas County Hospital through October 19, 2014
Engaged - Nelson and Wallace
Wedding - James and Galligan
Births - Douglas County Hospital through September 23, 2014
Making their mark
From the stand: Bucks becoming nocturnal
Mohr’s monster walleye
Hunting photos wanted from readers
Service - Elaine Morris, 97
Memorial Service - William Langner, 65
Funeral - Mae Garvin, 86
Memorial Service - Delroy Benson, 82
Funeral - Richard Sammons, 85
David E. Larson, M.D. Alexandria, MN
Jeff Backer is pro-life
Sergeants endorse Wolbersen
It's Our Turn: Are we becoming slaves to practicality?
Echo Press Editorial: Don’t fall for half-truths from candidates
What is a fair farmland rental agreement?
USDA addresses herbicide-resistant weeds
‘Cover crops in action’ is topic of Women Caring for the Land event
Dairy Farm Bill meeting to be held November 5
Top 10 ‘must do’ fall chores
Voyager Industries celebrates facility expansion
TSMA to tour Alexandria Area High School
Stuff-A-Truck for charity
Luther Crest receives two $25,000 grants
Elden’s Fresh Foods honored at fall food show
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
January 28, 2013
Fire destroys barn near Brandon
Fire destroyed a barn west of Brandon Saturday. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report of the fire at 10:43 a.m. and the barn...
January 28, 2013 - 9:35am
July 11, 2012
Nominations sought for fifth annual Minnesota Barn of the Year Contest
Owners of barns 50 years or older are welcome to enter the fifth annual Barn of the Year Award Contest. Sponsored by the Friends of Minnesota Barns. The contest will run through August 31. Additional contest information and application forms are available at www.friendsofminnesotabarns.org....
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 24, 2012
Nominations sought for Barn of the Year Award
Barn owners of barns 50 years or older will be interested to know that nomination forms for the 5th annual Barn of the Year Award Contest are now available.
farm / news
June 24, 2012 - 4:04pm
March 7, 2012
Fire damages barn near Melby
Fire caused extensive damage to a barn east of Melby last night. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about the fire at 8:39 p.m. When firefighters arrived at the scene near the intersections of County Road 1 and County Road 24, they found the building on fire. The...
March 7, 2012 - 11:24am
June 20, 2011
Contest judges old barns in variety of categories
For the fourth year, Friends of Minnesota Barns (FoMB) is seeking local barn owners to enter their barn into FoMB's 2011 Barn of the Year Award contest. The award program will recognize barn owners who have made efforts to preserve their barn and help to provide examples and ideas...
farm / news
June 20, 2011 - 2:32pm
October 25, 2010
Fire destroys barn near Millerville
Fire destroyed a barn near Millerville Sunday afternoon. The Douglas County Law Enforcement Center received a 911 call about the fire at the James and Michelle Shores farm at 19460 County Road 53 NW shortly before 2 p.m. When Millerville firefighters and Douglas County sheriff's...
October 25, 2010 - 9:49am
November 17, 2009
Fire destroys several barns near Verndale
A Wing River Township farm was severely damaged by fire last Thursday night, according to Deputy Bryan Savaloja of the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. The fire was reported just after 11:30 p.m. Thursday and the Verndale Fire Department was paged to respond. The Schoon Farms are...
life / news / region
November 17, 2009 - 3:23pm
March 13, 2009
Snowboard movie premier at the Barn in Alexandria
On Saturday, March 14, the Nations Foundation will show the premier of its new snowboard movie "One Year" at 7 p.m. at the Barn next to the Holiday Inn. The film portrays the positive side of snowboarding with life changing stories. Some of the pro snowboarders in the film include...
March 13, 2009 - 12:00am