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As state wants DNA from families of the missing, retired cop remembers the first to come forward
Kensington builds an improved space for play
Raises approved for four county officials
5 charged for holding pregnant Minnesota woman at gunpoint who they thought was meth dealer
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Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
Local teams ready to compete for Region 16C title
Resorters veteran wins MGA Amateur Championship
Bison Bound: Brock Anderson commits to NDSU
A wish come true for Kennedi Hay
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Big smallmouth caught on Miltona
Equipment switch does the trick
A sunny day on Cowdry
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Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Alvin E. Sibell
Steven Brian Ignowski
Shirley Ann Faehnrich
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Observations from the Archives: 1967: High-voltage wire claims three lives
Letter: Medicaid cuts hurt rural seniors
Echo Press Editorial: Keep school debate on the high road
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In The Know: Preparing for emergencies
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
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Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
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On The Street
August 14, 2013
Region 14C baseball: Injuries catch up to Carlos
The Carlos Cougars were left wondering what might have been when a few key injuries hurt them in the Region 14C tournament as their season fell...
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am
August 9, 2013
Region 14C baseball: Cougars keep hope alive
The Carlos Cougars are still alive in the Region 14C Tournament after going 2-1 last weekend. The Cougars lost their opening round game to the Detroit Lakes Angels 9-5 last Friday, but they bounced back to win 10-1 against the Staples Lumberbats on Saturday and 9-4 against the Clarissa...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Resorters baseball: Cougars primed for region run
The Carlos Cougars are perfect to this point in the season, but they still haven't accomplished what they set out for at the beginning of the...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
Resorters baseball: Carlos ready to open East playoffs
The Carlos Cougars wrapped up the top seed in the Resorters East playoffs with their 13-0 record through the regular season and will play either Swanville or Long Prairie on Saturday night. Swanville, the fifth seed at 1-12, and Long Prairie, the fourth seed at 4-9, will play on...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
Resorters baseball: Schueler fans 14 for Carlos
The Carlos Cougars moved to 9-0 on the season with another dominant pitching performance, this time from Jay Schueler, in a 5-2 win over Long Prairie this past Saturday. Schueler went all nine innings for Carlos on his way to a 14-strikeout performance. He scattered five hits and...
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
June 14, 2013
Resorters League baseball: Carlos makes it look easy
The Carlos Cougars made it three straight shutouts this past weekend to move to 6-0 with a 10-0 win over Sauk Centre and a 15-0 win over Swanville. AJ Anderson allowed seven walks in the win over Sauk Centre but struck out 12. Sauk got to him for just one hit as he picked up the...
June 14, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2013
Baseball: Carlos picks up second straight win in Resorters
The Carlos Cougars have had a lot of pitching to work with in years past and this season seems no different through two games. The Cougars won their second straight game this past Saturday and notched 15 strikeouts in the process in a 6-2 game against Kensington. Mark Hillesheim...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 10, 2013
Resorters baseball: Carlos opens with 6-2 win
The Carlos Cougars got the Resorters baseball season going with a 6-2 win over Urbank-Parkers Prairie this past weekend. Mark Hillesheim got the win after allowing no hits through four innings. He walked two and struck out three before Nate Hoelscher, Jason Schueler and Matt Hoelscher...
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
"Welcoming the bluebirds" program at Lake Carlos State Park postponed
The program, "Welcoming the Bluebirds", scheduled for Saturday, April 20 at Lake Carlos State Park has been postponed until Saturday, May 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
April 19, 2013 - 1:34pm
January 30, 2013
Former Carlos city treasurer charged with felony theft
More money than you know what to do with, could be the case in Carlos. The equivalent of an average person's salary went missing between February 2011 and June 2012. After reviewing financial records for the city of Carlos, the Minnesota Office of the State Auditor (OSA) discovered...
January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 24, 2013
Fire and smoke damage Carlos home
Firefighters from two departments responded to a house fire in Carlos Tuesday night. According to law enforcement, the fire was reported at 8:55 p.m. at the David Piere residence at 18 North Douglas Street in Carlos. The homeowners were not home at the time of the fire. The house...
January 24, 2013 - 11:16am
January 23, 2013
House fire in Carlos Tuesday night
Firefighters from two departments responded to a house fire in Carlos Tuesday night. According to law enforcement, the fire was reported at 8:55 p.m. at 18 North Douglas Street in Carlos. The homeowners were not home at the time of the fire. The house was damaged in the fire, which...
January 23, 2013 - 7:35am
October 3, 2012
Carlos students complete trip around southern Minnesota
If the Carlos fifth and sixth graders had travelled 750 miles straight south from Carlos, they would have ended up somewhere in southern Oklahoma...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Cougars fail to make state tournament
The Carlos Cougars were perfect heading into the Region 14C tournament. Two losses later, they are heading home earlier than they hoped for...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Men's Senior baseball: Whitecaps look for spot at state
After a slow start, the Carlos Whitecaps have won six of their seven final games and are 8-6 heading into their final game before the state tournament for the Minnesota Senior Men's Amateur Baseball Association. "We finally have our full, healthy team back from early season injuries...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am