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Otter Tail County woman gets quite the morning surprise when a deer enters her home
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, October 8, 2015
Five things to know about MNsure
Runic Tour success earns award
Pampering and presentations featured at Women's Showcase
Minnesota Modified Nationals: Brede beats Danziesen in nail biter finish
Area football scores from Thursday, October 8
Osakis football: Pair of picks highlight 28-20 finale win
B-E football: Last-minute field goal downs Chargers at Renville
Alex football: Cards win with plenty on the line at St. Cloud Tech
Lake Mary Troopers donate baby quilt
Building on a tradition
Faith at Work Lunch features Michael Solberg
Award ceremony to be held for local teen
Fall mission festival features missionary speaker
Engaged - Goellner and Hoium
Engaged - Becker and Sward
Engaged - Terhark and Ranweiler
Engaged - Cochran and Dietrich
New life in the fall
From the stand
DNR: Glacial Lakes State Park to remain open during deer hunt
DNR report: Duck season closed temporarily
Local pheasant count up
Thomas Rupert, 63
Memorial Service - Thomas Rupert, 63
Memorial Service - Norma Langsev, 79
Cheri Tomford, 57
Bryan Kruchten, 33
It's Our Turn: Big Ten's Wild West
AN ECHO PRESS EDITORIAL: School shooting shouldn't be shrugged off
Letter - Why did gas prices in town go up?
COMMENTARY: Prevent illegal spills to our water
Letter: Move library to north Broadway
Minnesota gardening calendars available
Bones are bad in potato pro-duction
Gardening Tips: Plant now for a beautiful garden
New resource for connecting farmers is launched
Protect your plants from early frost
New store gives support to breast cancer causes
Operation Round Up grants announced
Douglas County Car Care Program receives $50,000 grant
Voyager Industries acquires Bear Track Products
Greater Minnesota job training grants available
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
November 29, 2012
With recount complete, Franson has 12-vote lead
A two-day recount put Minnesota State Representative Mary Franson 12 votes ahead of Bob Cunniff, apparently sending her to a second term in the House. There are not enough ballots in question to give Cunniff the lead. The State Canvassing Board is to certify the vote Tuesday. Franson,...
November 29, 2012 - 3:39pm
November 28, 2012
Franson keeps 11-vote edge after recount in Douglas County
The race in Minnesota House District 8B is still razor thin following a state-ordered recount in Douglas County Wednesday morning. After ballots from all 17 precincts were recounted, Republican incumbent Mary Franson and DFL challenger Bob Cunniff each picked up one additional vote. The...
November 28, 2012 - 4:24pm
November 27, 2012
Minnesota House 8B recount begins Wednesday
ST. PAUL -- A hand recount of 21,288 votes in a state House race begins Wednesday. Douglas County officials begin the work at 8:30 a.m. in the courthouse in Alexandria. In Otter Tail County, the recount begins at 9 a.m. Thursday in Fergus Falls. The State Canvassing Board on Tuesday...
November 27, 2012 - 5:09pm
November 21, 2012
Franson gains 10 votes in House District 8B race
The discarding of 35 ballots from three Alexandria precincts where errors occurred on Election Day has padded House District 8B candidate Mary...
November 21, 2012 - 2:34pm
November 20, 2012
Judge sides with Franson; orders removal of 35 ballots
State House District 8B candidate Mary Franson won a legal decision involving her one-vote victory over Bob Cunniff. On Tuesday, Judge Dave...
November 20, 2012 - 5:51pm
November 9, 2012
One vote wonder - Franson ahead of Cunniff in House District 8B
Red reigned in the local Minnesota House of Representative and state Senate districts this year. All but one race, House District 8B, was dominated...
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
November 6, 2012
UPDATE 8:45 A.M. ELECTION: MN House districts 8B, 12A, 12B, MN Senate districts 8, 12 and MN Constitutional amendments
The Echo Press is reporting results as they come in for all the key races in Douglas County. This story covers the Minnesota House of Representatives races in districts 8B, 12A and 12B, state Senate races in districts 8 and 12 and the proposed state Constitutional amendments on marriage...
November 6, 2012 - 8:00pm
October 12, 2012
Candidates get candid: Minnesota House hopefuls address concerns in Douglas County
Candidates vying for a spot in the Minnesota House of Representatives met for a forum at Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) Monday evening to discuss what they have to offer Douglas County. The legislative candidate question and answer session was co-hosted by the...
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2011
Alexandria coaches Mitch Loch, Bob Cunniff retire
The Jefferson High School activities department will have to replace two coaches with a combined 303 wins between them after Bob Cunniff and...
Cardinals / sports
June 29, 2011 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
Wedding - Rada/Cunniff
Jessica Rada and Kevin Cunniff were married October 18, 2008 at Risen Savior Catholic Church in Brandon, South Dakota. Msgrs. Wagner and Doyle...
celebrations / weddings
April 24, 2009 - 12:00am