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UPDATE: Le Homme Dieu drowning victim identified
Still time to attend Vikingland Builder's Association Home Tour this weekend
Don't get ripped off at State Fair
Minnesota wolf population stable
5-year-old Henning girl injured in farm accident
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Hobie's new toy: Released in April, the Eclipse paddleboard draws intrigue
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 7, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Wednesday, April 6 Patrol activity, patrolled area, info to task force, 30th Ave, Alex. Patrol activity, patrol request for intersection of 4th Ave/Oak St, Miltona. Suspicious vehicle, comp concerned about vehicles in area, White Oak Rd, Brandon....
April 7, 2016 - 10:01am
April 6, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, April 5, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Tuesday, April 5 Stolen vehicle, comp states she thinks suspect took car last night, also stated she has an order for protection against suspect, comp doesn’t own vehicle but said her mom just bought it from her aunt, Lk Andrew Rd, Alex. Child...
April 6, 2016 - 1:19pm
April 5, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, April 4, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Monday, April 4 Public assist, comp locked herself out of her villa, no luck connecting with 24-hour phone numbers provided, locksmith called for her, CR42, Alex. Public assist, deputy flagged down, person was left by friends and lost, transported...
April 5, 2016 - 2:47pm
April 4, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, April 1 through Sunday, April 3, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Friday, April 1 Suspicious vehicle, truck parked in middle of street with lights off, then person went into post office, nothing suspicious there, person had just bought truck and was testing some things, Main Ave, Carlos. Suspicious vehicle, it...
April 4, 2016 - 11:39am
April 1, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, March 31, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Thursday, March 31 Check welfare of student who didn’t show up for school again, staff wants mother called or check on child, mom said daughter not feeling well, didn’t realize how late it was, will call school, E Lk Carlos Dr, Carlos. Check...
April 1, 2016 - 9:28am
March 31, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 30, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Wednesday, March 30 Violation of court order, comp received text message, S Nelson St, Nelson. Property damage crash, E Lk Mary Rd/Hwy 27, Alex. Suicide threats, male talking suicide, possibly taken pills and alcohol, transported to ER, Country Estates...
March 31, 2016 - 10:51am
March 30, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, March 29, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Tuesday, March 29 Injury crash, 23-year-old male patient walked in with injuries from crash, last remembers being in Brandon/Evansville area, Chippewa Heights Rd, Brandon. Public assist, comp reported their 14-year-old won’t get out of bed and...
March 30, 2016 - 10:01am
March 29, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, March 28, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Monday, March 28 Traffic patrol requested for 4th Ave/Oak St, Miltona. Theft, garbage can stolen from comp’s street, garbage hauler reported there was miscommunication on billing issue with comp, new can will be delivered to comp, Country Estates...
March 29, 2016 - 9:50am
March 28, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, March 25-Sunday, March 27, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Friday, March 25 Public assist, civil process assignment, CR82, Alex. Fire, comp stated there's smoke coming from somewhere close to location, deputies searched area, no smoke or fire found, Reed Rd, Osakis. Threats, comp reported party who he bought...
March 28, 2016 - 12:48pm
March 25, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, March 24, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Thursday, March 24 Patrol activity, out with vehicle in parking lot, N Nokomis, Alex. Patrol activity, occupied vehicle at beach, occupants said they’re talking, Latoka Beach Rd, Alex. Suicide threat, person transported to ER for eval, CR7, Kensington....
March 25, 2016 - 10:46am
Man sentenced for assaulting officer
An Alexandria man was sentenced last week for assaulting a police officer. Last year, Quintin Isaiah Bianco, 25, punched an Alexandria police officer in the face during a welfare check at his home. In December, he pleaded guilty to a fourth-degree assault-of-an-officer charge, which...
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
March 24, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 23, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Wednesday, March 23 Public assist, comp’s carbon monoxide detector if going off, would like deputy to check it out, comp changed batteries and detector working properly, 1st Ave, Miltona. Fight/disturbance, combative resident hitting staff, party...
March 24, 2016 - 9:24am
March 23, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, March 22, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Tuesday, March 22 Comp has questions about vehicle he sold but party hasn’t transferred title, civil matter, advised comp of options, Osakis. K9 assist, narcotics search, Northside Dr, Alex. Theft, requesting investigation of non-sufficient funds...
March 23, 2016 - 8:38am
March 22, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, March 21
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* Monday, March 21 Suspicious vehicles parked on approach, one broke down, another there to provide ride home, CR3/CR73, Osakis. Juvenile trouble, APD requested deputy pick up student who refused to go to school, deputy drove student to Woodland Elementary...
March 22, 2016 - 9:03am
March 21, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, March 18-Sunday, March 20, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* March 18 Suspicious vehicle in parking lot, driver making phone call, asked for directions, N Nokomis, Alex. Injury crash, rollover, minor injuries, assisted State Patrol, I94/Burgen Rest Area, Alex. Suspicious vehicle parked in driveway next door,...
March 21, 2016 - 10:16am