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Henning man dies after crash in Otter Tail County
History comes alive at Runestone Museum
One transported after minor injuries in crash near Miltona
Council considers ban on e-cigarettes
Douglas County offers free water checks
Legion Baseball: Morris shuts down Osakis offense
Girls Basketball: Lange completes the climb to varsity
Boys Basketball: Hintermeister set for head coaching job
Hundreds gather at Fireman's Field for celebration night in Carlos
Alexandria trap team sends squad to state
'Martin Luther' visits Alexandria church camp
Expanding Outreach: Food Shelf celebrates expansion
Schjei Country to perform at West Moe Church
Alexandria actors play key roles in Barrett play
Sweetland runs this week at Theatre L'Homme Dieu
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
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Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Gary Kermit Backlund
Lee Edward Hutchins
Orville Arnold Botner
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
Lake Carlos Marina under new ownership
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On The Street
January 27, 2017
Woman charged with three misdemeanors in fatal crash
A driver has been charged after a July crash near Nelson that killed 28-year-old Amber Martinson of Alexandria. Deborah Kempkes, 49, is facing three misdemeanor charges for careless driving, inattentive driving and failure to yield. On Jan. 4 she was issued a summons to appear in...
January 27, 2017 - 7:00am
January 20, 2017
One injured in I-94 truck crash
One person was injured when a tractor-trailer left the Interstate 94 roadway and entered the ditch in LaGrand Township in Douglas County. On...
January 20, 2017 - 9:28am
January 18, 2017
UPDATE: Full recovery expected for Garfield man seriously injured in northern Minnesota snowmobile crash
A Garfield snowmobile enthusiast was on his way to fulfilling a lifelong dream Sunday when things suddenly went very wrong. According to his CaringBridge website, Brad Klinkner, his son Adam and a good friend were planning to fulfill Brad's dream of snowmobiling from the Iowa state...
January 18, 2017 - 11:24am
January 15, 2017
UPDATE: Four injured in crash near Evansville
Four people were transported to Douglas County Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a crash on Interstate 94 near Evansville. About 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, a Dodge Ram, driven by 34-year-old Daniel Christopher Knudtson of West Fargo, and a Chevy Impala, driven by 21-year-old...
January 15, 2017 - 10:25pm
January 9, 2017
Woman injured in crash north of Alexandria
One person was injured in a crash with a dump truck north of Alexandria Monday night. At about 5:30 p.m., the Alexandria Police Department received a call about the crash between a motor vehicle and a dump truck near the intersection of Highway 29 and South L'Homme Dieu Drive. Officers...
January 9, 2017 - 10:40pm
Starbuck woman injured in one-vehicle rollover
An 18-year-old Starbuck woman was injured Monday when her car slid off Interstate 94 near West Union and rolled. On Monday, Jan. 9, at 12:45 p.m., Sierra Marie Jordahl was traveling west on Interstate 94 in a 2000 Chevy Lumina when she lost control, going into the ditch and rolling...
January 9, 2017 - 3:52pm
Driver injured in rollover near Evansville
A 27-year-old Fargo man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover near Evansville Sunday night. Shahriar Shamim Emil was driving a Honda Accord east on Interstate 94 west of Evansville when he lost control of the vehicle. It went off the road to the right and rolled, according to the...
January 9, 2017 - 7:32am
December 29, 2016
Minnesotans killed in Florida plane crash identified
NEW LONDON, Minn. — Funeral services for a New London woman and a Spicer man killed this week in a Florida plane crash are being planned...
December 29, 2016 - 8:25pm
Update: Passenger still in hospital after icy crash near Garfield
Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on an icy road near Garfield Monday night. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about the crash on County Road 82, just west of County Road 22. Deputies learned that Patricia Dickey, 30, of Evansville was driving a...
December 29, 2016 - 8:48am
December 20, 2016
Parents of brothers killed in Dalton crash sue school, coach
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The father of two teenage boys killed in a 2015 rollover has filed a wrongful death suit against the boys' school, their...
December 20, 2016 - 8:03am
December 16, 2016
Wagon driver injured when horses spooked dies
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:15am
December 14, 2016
Osakis man injured in rollover
An 80-year-old Osakis man was injured in a rollover on Interstate 94 near Sauk Centre Dec. 14. Eugene Wolf was driving a Ford pickup west on I-94 near milepost 126 at about 10 a.m. when he lost control around a curve and went off the road, according to the State Patrol. The Ford rolled...
December 14, 2016 - 11:50am
October 24, 2016
Man accused of fleeing police, knocking over fence, DWI
A 56-year-old Florida man faces multiple charges after fleeing an officer and damaging property after police say he crashed his vehicle into...
October 24, 2016 - 5:32pm
October 22, 2016
Two adults, 4-year-old injured in rollover on I-94
Three people were injured after a rollover crash on Interstate 94 in Otter Tail County. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that the crash took...
October 22, 2016 - 9:49am
October 18, 2016
UPDATE w/correction: Alexandria driver injured in rollover
A 28-year-old Alexandria man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle rollover early Tuesday morning. Jeremy Curtis Cook was driving on Hope Road NE near Homestead Road NE in Alexandria Township when he lost control of a 2002 Dodge Durango at about 1:50 a.m., according to the Douglas...
October 18, 2016 - 6:37am