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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, October 13 through Sunday, October 15
Miltona celebration combines Oktoberfest with Fire Prevention Week
Second body recovered from plane that struck power lines and crashed in Mississippi
Sports schedule for Monday, Oct. 16
Football: Panthers win on senior night
Tennis: Lanoue falls in quarterfinals
Swimming & Diving: Alex takes fourth at True Team tournament
Section 8A boys soccer: Cardinals fall just short at Hillcrest
Open Mic Night welcomes new musicians
Pope County archeologists share findings, identify artifacts
Small change adds up for youth groups
Van Wakeren: A single smile can go a long way
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Gene & Mary
T. Mike & Jeannie Thompson
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Morken: CRP is worth fighting for by more than hunters
Sizing up the local deer herd
Lori K. Thorson
Lorraine R. Juul
Annabelle Kretschmar (Pikal)
It's Our Turn: Goodbye, yoga pants; hello work
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
Letter: Our country isn't perfect but it's still the best
Letter: Overpaid for defending a lousy football
Letter: Tear down Big Ole statue?
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Tightly spiraled worms? You've got millipedes!
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
Arvig school partnership nets cash for Osakis schools
State Farm agent retires after 35 years, welcomes two new agents
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June 5, 2013
Two attempted burglaries reported at Holmes City residence days apart
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received two 911 calls from the same residence in Holmes City reporting an attempted burglary once on Saturday and again on Monday. The first call was received on Saturday, June 1, at 6:56 p.m. Aaron Schultz reported he had found the door to his...
June 5, 2013 - 11:20am
January 18, 2013
Plow truck scam leads to burglaries
Don't get plowed by a burglar. Douglas and other counties in close proximity have experienced daytime burglaries in recent weeks. Incidents involving a charcoal grey, extended-cab four-door pick-up truck have been reported around Meeker County. A caucasian male estimated to be in...
January 18, 2013 - 2:14pm
October 2, 2012
Donovan, Kato charged in Alexandria burglary
Two Alexandria men are charged with felony burglary charges for an incident that occurred on September 20 in Alexandria. Dylan Andrew Donovan,...
October 2, 2012 - 11:00am
September 20, 2012
UPDATE FRI. 9/21, 8:30 A.M.: Shots fired in Alexandria, incident under investigation
Thursday afternoon Alexandria Police and the Douglas County Sheriff's Office took two men into custody on charges of burglary. Dylan Andrew...
September 20, 2012 - 4:29pm
April 19, 2012
UPDATE THURSDAY: Reward now offered in burglary at Karrow Jewelers
A $1,000 reward has been offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the Karrow Jewelers' burglary...
April 19, 2012 - 2:00am
April 11, 2012
Loaded .22 found in Tuesday night burglary on County Road 22
The scent of cigarette smoke and a damaged wood door alarmed a woman Tuesday night when she arrived at her home on the 1200 Block of County Road...
April 11, 2012 - 10:58am
March 23, 2012
Case against burglary suspect continues
An omnibus hearing will take place next Thursday for a 28-year-old Alexandria man who is charged with committing a string of residential burglaries. Cody...
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
March 7, 2012
Police issue alert over residential burglaries
The Alexandria Police Department is warning residents to take precautions against a rash of burglaries that have been reported in the city. On Thursday, police officers responded to four separate burglary reports with extensive criminal damage to property in the neighborhood of Darling...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
Editorial - Let's stop burglars in their tracks
Don't let the burglars win. Everyone in the area should be more vigilant about spotting and reporting suspicious behavior in their neighborhoods. Residents can also do more to decrease their odds of becoming a burglary victim. Last Friday, the Alexandria Police Department issued...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
December 10, 2010
Christmas 'Grinch' stopped
A "Grinch" tried to steal a little bit of Christmas in Alexandria - but didn't get away with it. It happened this past Sunday afternoon when a man came into the All Stop convenience store on McKay Avenue and was acting a little suspicious. A store worker told a fellow employee to...
December 10, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2010
Dickinson, N.D., man arrested for burglarizing, setting fire to church this morning
December 2, 2010 - 3:19pm
July 30, 2010
Police stop burglary in downtown Alexandria
Three suspects were arrested early Tuesday morning for an alleged attempted burglary at The Faction, 612 Broadway in Alexandria. Alexandria police officers responded to the board shop at about 12:50 a.m.
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am
July 27, 2010
Police stop downtown burglary
Three suspects were arrested after midnight this morning for an alleged attempted burglary at The Faction, 612 Broadway in Alexandria. Alexandria police officers responded to the board shop at about 12:50 a.m. to investigate a call from a concerned resident about suspicious activity...
July 27, 2010 - 10:55am
February 26, 2010
Second robbery reported at Papa Murphy's
Another armed robbery was reported at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria at about 9 p.m. last night, Thursday, February 25. It's the second time the pizza place at 1405 Broadway has been held up in eight days. The suspect was reportedly wearing the same mask from the movie, Scream, that...
February 26, 2010 - 12:09am
February 19, 2010
Armed suspect robs pizza place
An armed robbery reportedly took place at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria Wednesday shortly before 9 p.m. The suspect, a white male in his teens to early 20s, was reportedly wearing a mask that resembled the mask from the movie, Scream.
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am