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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, August 16
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
UPDATED: Fire destroys Millerville Auto Center
B-E adds cross country to its fall athletics
Alexandria football: New look, but expectations remain high
Tennis: Panthers looking for continued progress
Minnewaska Golf Club: Peters, Verkinderen hit holes-in-one in the same group
Eagles Horseshoe Standings
Photo of the Week
Vacation transformation at Good Shepherd Church
Alexandria's Enterprise plays courthouse concert
Faith Happenings: Running legend to speak at Faith @ Work Lunch
Engaged - Sharp and Kasper
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
Delores M. Johnson
Jennifer R. Lorenz-Billings
Richard Henry Tomford
Sylvia O. Johnson
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Fair features racing ostrich-pulled carts
Commentary: City doesn't have right to ban new wells
In the Know: Pay attention to city, county budgets
Letter: What advice did Trump give Boy Scouts?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
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
hires and promotions
on the street
June 29, 2017
B-E concerned citizens group 'in limbo'
There were more questions and concerns than answers at Thursday night's meeting of the "concerned citizens committee." The group, who is against...
June 29, 2017 - 11:12pm
June 28, 2017
Concerned citizens organize to stop B-E school vote
A group of community members who are against the proposed $38.75 million bond referendum for a new K-12 school in the Brandon-Evansville School District are taking matters into their own hands. At a meeting Thursday night in Evansville, the group, which is now referring to themselves...
June 28, 2017 - 8:00am
June 2, 2017
Ag tax change impacts B-E school project
Gov. Mark Dayton signed a tax bill Tuesday that will impact Brandon-Evansville's proposed referendum to build a new K-12 school. The law contains a new 40 percent tax credit to help farmers pay for the portion of their property taxes coming from a new or existing school capital improvement...
June 2, 2017 - 9:40am
May 31, 2017
Man arrested after burglar hits Brandon
Four burglaries and two thefts in Brandon led to the arrest of a man at Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen. According to a media release, on the morning of Sunday, May 28, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office responded to Brandon after numerous residents noticed items missing. One...
May 31, 2017 - 1:07pm
May 27, 2017
It's time to chase their dreams
The 20 high school seniors in the Brandon-Evansville School District got to turn their tassels today, Saturday, May 27, during their graduation...
May 27, 2017 - 5:11pm
May 22, 2017
Vandals paint messages on B-E school issue
The spray-painted messages were loud and clear — someone or some people are not happy about the proposed new school for the Brandon-Evansville...
May 22, 2017 - 4:10pm
May 19, 2017
A friendly wave and a generous gift: B-E school land donor known as a private person
There are several words friends and family members have used to describe Wayne Lund — friendly, nice, amazing and generous. But the one...
May 19, 2017 - 2:15pm
May 15, 2017
Brandon land donated for B-E school
At a rough cost estimate of $20,000 per acre, the 20 acres of land donated by Wayne Lund of Brandon saved the Brandon-Evansville School District...
May 15, 2017 - 9:11pm
May 10, 2017
B-E school discussion civil but spirited
More than 150 residents packed half a gym Wednesday night to talk about where a new K-12 school should be built for Brandon-Evansville. Apparently...
May 10, 2017 - 11:05pm
May 5, 2017
Brandon honored for protecting drinking water
The city of Brandon has been chosen as one of four recipients of the Source Water Protection Award, given by the Minnesota Department of Health and the Minnesota Rural Water Association. The honor recognizes the city's ongoing commitment to protecting the community's drinking water....
May 5, 2017 - 2:27pm
May 3, 2017
B-E favors new school but site still undecided
In a unanimous vote, members of the Brandon-Evansville School Board made the decision to build a new K-12 school. However, the location –...
May 3, 2017 - 9:34pm
School of Fish draws record crowd of youngsters in Brandon
Mike Frisch is in his fifth year hosting School of Fish classes, and he has never had a turnout like he had in Brandon on Saturday. The two and...
May 3, 2017 - 12:51am
May 2, 2017
Special school board meeting to take place in Evansville Wednesday
A special school board meeting will take place tomorrow, Wednesday, May 3, at the Evansville Senior Center. At the meeting, which is set for 7 p.m., school board members should be making a decision as to what the district will do in regard to its facilities – build a new K-12 school...
May 2, 2017 - 2:11pm
April 28, 2017
B-E pushing for August vote on school building
It looks like voters in the Brandon-Evansville School District will be heading to the polls the last week of August to cast their ballot on...
April 28, 2017 - 7:02am
April 18, 2017
Brandon-Evansville to start gathering input on school plans
Meetings with business owners and landowners are what's next for figuring out the facilities dilemma in the Brandon-Evansville School District....
April 18, 2017 - 8:56am