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September 24, 2016
Firefighters from Brandon and Alexandria work at the scene of a grain elevator fire in downtown Brandon Friday night. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)play button
Update: Fire reported at grain elevator in Brandon (w/video)
September 24, 2016 - 12:14am
September 16, 2016
Firefighters spray foam onto a garbage truck that caught fire on Interstate 94 in Douglas County on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)play button
Garbage truck catches fire on I-94
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
August 10, 2016
Vada Burkey, 3, of Alexandria tries her best at the pedal pull. Her efforts paid off as she got a full pull.
Festivals offer fun and food for all
August 10, 2016 - 12:00am
August 6, 2016
Vada Burkey, 3, of Alexandria, was all smiles during the kids pedal pull. play button
Festival brings out the smiles (w/video)
August 6, 2016 - 2:58pm
July 20, 2016
Community members in Brandon looked at displays set up by service organizations for the Community Night Out in Brandon.  (Photos by Izzy Rusch, Echo Press)
Out and About around the county: Community Night Out in Brandon
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
May 28, 2016
Thirty-four students graduated during Brandon-Evansville High School's commencement ceremony Saturday, May 28 in the high school gymnasium.
Brandon-Evansville High School holds commencement
May 28, 2016 - 5:07pm
December 23, 2015
The star now on the Slack Painting building in Brandon used to hang on the tower of the Foshay building in Minneapolis.play button
Foshay Tower star relocated to Brandon
December 23, 2015 - 2:12pm
A mobile modular hoop house, like this one used at Sundogs Prairie Farm in Brandon, increases farm productivity and profitability by allowing the growth of several different field plots in one season. (Contributed)
Sundogs Prairie Farm tests hoop houses through ag grant
December 23, 2015 - 12:00am
December 9, 2015
Brandon woman wins Powerball prize
December 9, 2015 - 12:00am
October 28, 2015
The winning students of the ​2015 Brandon-Evansville Sixth Grade Lions Peace Poster Contest include (left to right) LaDonna Barros, second place; Derick Novotny, first place; Alana Henneman, third place.
Winners of Lions peace poster contest announced
October 28, 2015 - 12:00am
October 7, 2015
John Ledermann (right) discusses his experience with interseeding a cover crop during a field day for the Land Stewardship Project on Thursday, October 1. Ledermann planted rye grass with his corn in a field on his Brandon farm. (Annie Harman | Echo Press)
Area farmers experiment with interseeding
October 7, 2015 - 12:00am
September 23, 2015
Have a field day in Brandon
September 23, 2015 - 12:00am
August 12, 2015
(Contributed)
Miss Tootsie 2015 crowned
August 12, 2015 - 12:00am
“The Village People” (left to right), Paul Starke,  Shane Henrichs, Joe Korkowski, Jon Dingwall, Ben Rusch and Bret Elmer performed at the Miss Tootsie Pageant at the Brandon Summerfest Thursday. (Contributed)
Out and About: Brandon Summerfest and Rose City Threshing and Heritage Festival
August 12, 2015 - 12:00am
July 31, 2015
Bambi Trousersnake (Jason Uhde) smiles prettily for the camera. Uhde is a Garfield resident, a firefighter with Garfield Fire Department and is employed at Alexandria Industries.
Who's the fairest of them all?
July 31, 2015 - 12:00am