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Law enforcement blotter: March 4, 2015
UPDATE NOON: Man dies after ice rescue; 2-year-old in critical condition (w/video)
Sharing some shivers while raising funds for Special Olympics (updated with more video)
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Girls basketball: Cardinals roll to 8AAA semifinals
Section 6A South boys basketball: VanErp's surprise return sparks Battle Lake over WCA in title game
Battle Lake ends Chargers’ season
Loss ends Ashby girls regular season
Knights go 1-2 as team at state
Two local Scouts earn Eagle award
Runestone Museum makes New York Times Magazine
Alexandria teams rank high at Tri-College Math Contest
ATCC students dominate at competition
County library is a resource and a treasure
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Births - Douglas County Hospital through February 15, 2015
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Wildlife of Douglas County: Pileated woodpecker
Giant crappie through the ice
DNR survey shows Minnesota’s moose population remains low
Nohre named MDHA region director
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Jean Stark, 88
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Echo Press Editorial: Increased LGA is wise investment in rural cities
Column: Observations from the archives, 1965: Loneliest man advertises for a wife
In the Know: Thank you, farewell and parting thoughts
Gross misdemeanor needed as third option for careless driving
Very thankful for our local medical community
Crop disaster assistance deadline approaches
State Fair accepting Century Farm applications
Submit your specialty crop grant proposals
Organic farm transition support returns for 2015
Conservation Stewardship Program deadline extended
Douglas County DAC gives honors
Alexandria Clinic receives diabetes recognition
A new way to get your replacement SSA-1099 online
Library offers free copies of tax forms
Kraus-Anderson recognized for work on high school
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Brandon Evansville Bluedogs
August 6, 2014
Bombers, Bluedogs still alive in 16C
The Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs stayed alive in the Region 16C Tournament this past weekend by winning twice in three tries. The Bluedogs started the regional tournament with a 13-3 victory over Wolf Lake on Saturday afternoon, setting up a second-round game against Pelican Rapids. Pelican...
August 6, 2014 - 12:00am
August 1, 2014
Resorters teams ready for regions
The Resorters baseball teams that are still alive will start their run to what they hope is a state tournament berth this weekend. Carlos and Long Prairie will both open up play tonight, Friday, in the Region 14C tournament. The Predators play in Urbank at 8 p.m. against the Bluffton...
August 1, 2014 - 12:00am
July 23, 2014
B-E Bluedogs secure region bid in thriller
The Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs were one out away from seeing their season end a couple times this weekend but are right where they wanted to be after a battle with Osakis on Saturday. A veteran Bluedogs squad and a young Osakis team went back-and-forth through the late innings...
July 23, 2014 - 12:00am
July 11, 2014
Bombers win West’s top seed
The Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs wrapped up a second-place finish in the Resorters West Division this past weekend with two more wins to finish 12-3 in league play. The Bluedogs beat Ashby 9-2 on Friday before taking care of Kensington 13-0 on Saturday. Urbank-Parkers Prairie also...
July 11, 2014 - 12:00am
July 3, 2014
Bombers grab first in Resorters West
Urbank-Parkers Prairie and Brandon-Evansville headed into a game on Saturday evening tied at the top of the Resorters West division, but an 8-3 victory for the Bombers gave them sole possession of first place. The Bombers took control of the game early against Brandon-Evansville...
July 3, 2014 - 12:00am
June 27, 2014
Bluedogs sweep West Division rival Osakis
Brandon-Evansville gave itself some breathing room in the West Division standings over Osakis after sweeping a home doubleheader against the Hawks on Saturday. The Bluedogs won a close 4-3 game against the Hawks in the first game and followed that with a 6-0 victory in game two. In...
June 27, 2014 - 12:00am
June 20, 2014
Bluedogs win first game versus Millers
Brandon-Evansville showed why it has been one of the top Resorters West teams in recent years with an 8-2 victory over Millerville on Friday in Evansville. The game was the first between the two teams since Millerville was reinstated to the league, and Brandon-Evansville showed...
sports / area
June 20, 2014 - 12:00am
June 14, 2014
Bluedogs win Resorters match-up against Millers 8-2
The Bluedogs scored six runs in the first inning to take an 8-2 victory over Millerville in Resorters League action Friday night in Evansville. The game was the first between the two teams since the Millers were reinstated to the league, and Brandon-Evansville showed why they...
sports / area
June 14, 2014 - 10:25am
May 30, 2014
Carlos, Bluedogs face off
The Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs split two games over the weekend that were two entirely different contests. The Bluedogs found itself in another battle with the Carlos Cougars on Sunday night in a game the Cougars won 5-4. That came after Brandon-Evansville dominated Swanville...
May 30, 2014 - 12:00am
May 16, 2014
Bluedogs jump on Alexandria Black Sox
The Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs won their second straight game to start the season on Sunday as they took an early lead against the Alexandria Black Sox and never relinquished it in a 12-6 game. The Bluedogs scored three runs in the first and four more in the second. They took advantage...
sports / area
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
May 9, 2014
Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs win their opener
The Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs got their season off on the right foot this past Sunday with a 5-3 win over Long Prairie. The Bluedogs and Predators were tied at three apiece entering the bottom of the sixth inning before Brandon-Evansville grabbed the lead. Josh Meissner got...
sports / area
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am