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Remembering the uncle he never met
AgweekTV: Better grilling
Education funding up, but union urges veto
UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
Eagles Horseshoe League Standings
Trap Shooting: Perfect score from Brezina leads Alexandria shooters
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
Baseball: Merritt tosses complete game in starting pitching debut
Track and field: A-B-E sends eight to sections
Still duty bound: Inspiration Peak Legion conducts military honors
Memorial Day events
Photo of the week
Learn about easy-to-grow veggies
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Timothy D. Claussen
Kathleen Rose Kaar
Letter: March for Truth in Glenwood
Letter: Suicide should never be glorified
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Hardware Hank's is Official Barbie Trade-In Headquarters
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
hires and promotions
On The Street
August 3, 2014
Summer fun in Brandon
All kinds of summer fun is on tap in Brandon this weekend as the coummunity celebrates Summer Fest. Festivities started on July 30 and continue...
August 3, 2014 - 11:40am
July 18, 2014
Brandon residents to decide fate of post office
Surveys mailed, meeting to take place next Wednesday
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
January 31, 2014
Picking up the pieces
Owner of Long Lake Lodge mulls next move after fire
January 31, 2014 - 12:00am
December 24, 2013
UPDATE 5 P.M. House fire near Garfield injures two people (w/video)
The names of the two people injured in a fire near Garfield this morning, Tuesday, have been released. Darrell and Judy Williams were inside...
December 24, 2013 - 8:17am
December 22, 2013
Multi-million dollar Brentwood Estates near Brandon is sold
The Brentwood Estates, a private, 30-acre property overlooking the Big Chippewa Lake near Brandon, has been sold, commanding the highest sales price in Douglas County in over a decade. J. P. King Auction Company handled the sale of the eight-parcel, four estate property that included...
December 22, 2013 - 7:33pm
December 20, 2013
Fire damages Brandon home early Friday
Fire damaged a home in Brandon early Friday, December 20. According to the Doulgas County Sheriff's Office, at 4:21 a.m., the fire was reported at 605 Nelson Avenue in Brandon. Homeowners Donald and Mildred Bitzan were able to escape and there were no injuries reported. Brandon...
December 20, 2013 - 8:43am
October 30, 2013
19-year-old injured in single-vehicle rollover near Brandon
A 19-year-old man from Barrett was injured in a rollover near Brandon early Saturday morning. Grant Alexander Reese, the lone occupant of the vehicle, was driving west on County Road 8 (the Barrett Road) shortly before 5 a.m. when he left the roadway and struck an approach near...
October 30, 2013 - 9:18am
September 13, 2013
Brandon resident wins $28,000 Northstar Cash prize
Bernice Dalluge of Brandon won the $28,000 Northstar Cash jackpot from the drawing on August 30.
September 13, 2013 - 9:10am
July 26, 2013
Brandon Summer Fest
The city of Brandon invites the public to celebrate Brandon Summer Fest 2013 with a variety of festivities, food and music Wednesday through Sunday, July 31 to August 4. Following is a complete schedule of events: WEDNESDAY, JULY 31 5 p.m. Pork chop supper by Brandon Community...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Brandon woman wins $200,000 in Lottery
A Brandon woman won $200,000 playing the Minnesota Lottery. Here's how it happened: On June 25, Cindy Haabala cashed in three winning Lottery tickets and used that prize money to purchase three $200,000 Jackpot scratch-off tickets at Pete's County Market in Alexandria. She took...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 2, 2013
Town meeting planned in Brandon
The Brandon city clerk and the Brandon Township clerk have arranged for a town meeting with local legislators Senator Torrey Westrom and Representative Jay McNamar on Wednesday, July 10 at 10 a.m.
July 2, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
It's a merge - Brandon and Evansville consolidation begins July 1
The majority of voters expressed support this week for the consolidation of the Brandon and Evansville school districts.
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
June 26, 2013
Voters approve Brandon-Evansville school district merger
On Tuesday, voters approved the consolidation of the Brandon and Evansville school districts by a vote of 575 for the merger and 169 against it. Here's the vote totals by district: --Brandon voters: 243 votes for consolidation, 146 votes against. --Evansville voters: 332 votes...
June 26, 2013 - 8:35am
June 12, 2013
Brandon business has plans to expand while schools may consolidate
Voyager Industries, formerly Voyager Aluminum, plans to double manufacturing and office space in Brandon. Meanwhile, the school district is polling residents on the potential of combining Brandon and Evansville schools completely. Both changes would be effective July 2013. At Tuesday's...
June 12, 2013 - 4:17pm
May 29, 2013
To merge or not to merge
On Tuesday, June 25, voters in the Brandon and Evansville school districts will be asked to decide if the two school districts should consolidate...
May 29, 2013 - 12:00am