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Woman who rolled car on I-94 sentenced
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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, July 26
Minnesota revokes day care license after 2-year-old found in street
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
Infanger, Berberich earn Diamond King Awards
Alexandria's Schultz competes on national level in Brazil
Parkers Prairie adds cross country, hockey this school year
Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
Prairie Fire Children's Theatre looking for 'Tom Sawyer' actors
A wish come true for Kennedi Hay
A sweet setup to fight cancer
Garden concert features New Orleans sound
Engaged - Sharp and Kasper
Engaged - McCulloch and Bakker
Engaged - Steffel and Spangrud
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Big smallmouth caught on Miltona
Equipment switch does the trick
A sunny day on Cowdry
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Steven Brian Ignowski
Shirley Ann Faehnrich
Alvin E. Sibell
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Observations from the Archives: 1967: High-voltage wire claims three lives
Letter: Medicaid cuts hurt rural seniors
Echo Press Editorial: Keep school debate on the high road
Commentary: Memories of a heroes' welcome home
In The Know: Preparing for emergencies
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
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September 23, 2016
Visit Legacy of the Lakes for free on Museum Day Live!
The Legacy of the Lakes Museum in Alexandria will open its doors free of charge on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as part of Smithsonian magazine's 12th annual Museum Day Live! Visitors who present a Museum Day Live! ticket will gain free entrance for two. One ticket per...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
September 22, 2016
UPDATE: Five injured in boat crash in Pope County
Five people were injured in an airboat crash in Pope County Wednesday night. At 6:40 p.m., the Pope County Sheriff's Office received a report of a watercraft accident in Outlet Creek in White Bear Lake Township, near Krueger Farms and County Road 18, southwest of Starbuck. At the...
September 22, 2016 - 2:20pm
May 4, 2016
Five rescued after boat sinks
Douglas County sheriff’s deputies helped rescue five young men after their boat sank on Lake Carlos late Saturday night. The Douglas County...
May 4, 2016 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
Classic boat and car show is this Saturday at Arrowwood
The 26th annual Minnesota Lakes Classic Boat and Car Show will be held at the Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center on Lake Darling this Saturday, July 13. Classic watercraft from manufacturers such as Chris Craft, Gar Wood, Alexandria Boat Works and others, will be shown on land...
July 12, 2013 - 12:20pm
July 11, 2012
Out and About - Around the county this week: Boat parade supporters
Long-time neighbors Joe Partington, shown playing patriotic music on his trombone, and Lloyd Anderson added their support to the Lake Latoka...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
May 29, 2012
Jet Ski crashes into pontoon on lift in Lake Osakis
May 29, 2012 - 7:19am
May 2, 2012
Does your boat have a sticker?
Here's another item that boaters should add to their checklists before heading out on the water: A sticker. The stickers - which are free -...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
March 25, 2012
With early spring, use caution launching boats
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) wants early season boaters to know that conditions at ramps may make boat launching a challenge. Due to this year's early ice out, DNR crews are faced with the need to inspect, repair and make ready launch ramps and access sites...
March 25, 2012 - 3:22pm
October 20, 2011
Maritime Museum boat takes first place at international show
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum (MLMM) in Alexandria registered its 1907 Fay and Bowen 24-foot standard launch, "Stella," in the 2011 Antique...
October 20, 2011 - 4:15pm
June 8, 2010
Two hurt when boats collide near Perham
Two men were injured Saturday when their boat was rear-ended by another boat on Big Pine Lake near Perham, Minn. A boat driven by Donald Piehl, 69, of Brooklyn Park, Minn., was going about 20 mph when it hit the back end of a trolling boat driven by Dennis Voigt, 61, of Perham, according...
June 8, 2010 - 12:09pm
February 4, 2010
Lund Boat plant closing: Bad for Little Falls, great for New York Mills
Good news for New York Mills traveled quickly from the Lund Boat plant and into the community Tuesday morning. Dirk Hyde, president of Lund Boat Company, announced the consolidation of the Crestliner plant in Little Falls with the New York Mills Lund facility. The manufacturing...
February 4, 2010 - 3:04pm
August 12, 2009
Man dies in tubing accident
A 32-year-old Colorado man died in a tubing accident last Thursday evening on Pocket Lake. According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, a 911 call came in shortly after 5:30 p.m. from 10677 Easy Street, which is on the west side of Pocket Lake in Holmes City Township. Charles...
August 12, 2009 - 12:05am
July 8, 2009
Let freedom ring
The Fourth of July was filled with fantastic fun festivities including a boat parade that took place on Lake Carlos Saturday morning, the annual...
July 8, 2009 - 12:05am
July 2, 2009
Celebrate Independence Day
Summer is finally here and with it comes the annual Fourth of July celebration. Several events are being planned around the area. Here is a...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
Ice sailing coming to Lake Osakis this weekend
The 2008 Great Western Challenge Regatta should bring at least 75 ice sailors to Lake Osakis for a weekend of adventure. Sails will begin gliding across Lake Osakis around noon Friday, December 5 and continue from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, December 6 and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am