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K9 unit deployed after chase with suspect
Law enforcement blotter: January 23-25, 2015
News Briefs: Dayton signs tax conformity bill
Cards and games bring seniors together
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
Sports schedule for Monday, January 26
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
Sports roundup from Saturday, January 24
Speaker to share about weight loss journey
Harper’s Chord to perform at Carlos Creek
Tribute band plays at upcoming Alexandria Marching Band fundraiser
Take a spiritual journey
Where are they now?
Engaged - Wilts and Hedstrom
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Engaged - Pavek and Jossart
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 28, 2014
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Dayton proposes expanded buffer zones along Minnesota waters
Wildlife of Douglas County: Short-tailed weasel
Ready for a challenge?
Buck bagged in Wyoming
Ruby Benson, 73
Allan Altnow, 87
LaVaun Schoeck, 84
Helen Howie, 88
Service - Ruby Benson, 73
Letter: Can’t afford pro sports
Letter: Quotes can shed light on disputes
Letter: Practicing good hygiene habits is important during cold, flu season
It's Our Turn: Twins take refreshing approach at caravan stop
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars offered
Minnesota Grown Directory seeks new members
Funding secured for water quality initiative
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Jody Hanson promoted within Lakes Newspaper Group
JCPenney reports good, bad news
Alexandria Industries CEO outlines keys to company’s success
Alexandria Clinic lab earns accreditation
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
March 4, 2009
Reshaping education - Commissioner touts governor's plan in Alexandria
Alice Seagren might know a thing or two about education.
March 4, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Education commissioner to speak in Alexandria
The Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce invites business people and others who are interested to a mini Lunch and Learn session, "Transforming Minnesota's System of Education." Minnesota Education Commissioner Alice Seagren will lead the session on Friday, February 27 from...
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Johnson, Bales win county board races
It'll be back to business when Douglas County commissioners reconvene next week. Voters re-elected both board incumbents Tuesday, with turnout...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 28, 2008
County board recap
Douglas County commissioners (minus one) tackled bills, budgets, grants and more during their regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday. Here are a few of the day's highlights. The board: Explored the possibility of a public health partnership with other counties. Signed off on...
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Meet Todd County Board candidates
No matter which side of the county line they're on, Osakis residents have several options in choosing their next county commissioner this fall. For the first time in six years, enough candidates have filed in both the Douglas County and Todd County races for each to hold a primary...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Six file for two county board seats
Neither Douglas County commissioner up for re-election this fall is guaranteed a spot on the final ballot. For the first time in six years, both races will host September primaries prior to the fall general election campaigns. Six candidates have filed for office, with groups of...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
Primary possible for county board position
A third candidate has announced plans to seek the Douglas County Commissioner District 3 position, which would trigger a primary election this September. Dave Erickson of Osakis contacted the Echo Press last Wednesday to say that he will file for the position. Incumbent Bev Bales...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
State economic development leader to visit Alexandria
The community is welcome to visit with Commissioner Dan McElroy of the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) at the Alexandria WorkForce Center, 303 22nd Avenue West, Suite 107, Alexandria from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 10. As part of his duties...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am