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Westrom helps shape ag, environment bills
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 26
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
Update: Firefighters battle house fire in Garfield
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Snowmen look to round out roster for inaugural season
Local curling team records rare eight-ender
Sports schedule for Friday, April 28
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
January 13, 2017
Minnesota dentists offering free dental care for children
Minnesota dentists are offering free dental care to children in need on Feb. 3 and 4. Appointments can be booked now. The Minnesota Dental Association has more than 2,000 dental professionals volunteering at more than 125 clinics across the state for Give Kids a Smile. To locate a...
January 13, 2017 - 10:00am
February 26, 2016
LETTER: Be proactive with children's dental health
To the editor: February, National Children’s Oral Health Awareness Month, is coming to a close, but parents and caregivers need to be proactive all year long when it comes to dental care for children. Hundreds of children in our area do not have access to dental care. In our immediate...
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
Dentists work to 'give kids a smile'
Children in need of dental care will now have the chance to get it for free. Minnesota dentists have created a statewide network of volunteer professionals who will provide free dental care services for up to 5,000 children on Friday, Feb. 5 and Saturday, Feb. 6. Dentists at more...
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
August 30, 2013
On the Street - Dr. Joseph Haack
Dr. Joseph Haack attended the annual American Orthodontic Society Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, August 13-18. He was recognized with the highest...
Business/On The Street
August 30, 2013 - 9:25am
February 17, 2013
Babies should see a dentist by age 1, says ECDN
The Early Childhood Dental Network (ECDN) of West Central Minnesota encourages parents with babies to make sure their children see a dentist by age 1. Why so early? There are three reasons, according to the ECDN, which provided the following information. First, it's important to...
February 17, 2013 - 2:14pm
February 4, 2011
Don't ignore your children's teeth
February is Dental Health Awareness Month - a good time for parents and care givers to look at ways to keep their kids' teeth, gums and mouth healthy for a lifetime, according to the West Central Initiative (WCI). Ignoring infants' and preschoolers' oral health can set the stage...
February 4, 2011 - 12:00am
January 6, 2011
Dentist murder case: Kilkpatrick's lawyers seek change of venue
FARGO - Attorneys for Gene Kirkpatrick have asked a Cass County judge to move his upcoming jury trial out of Fargo and suppress statements he made to detectives during the investigation into the murder of Fargo dentist Philip Gattuso. Kirkpatrick, whose daughter was married to Gattuso...
January 6, 2011 - 11:59am
April 9, 2010
Mobile dental clinic to stop in Glenwood
Apple Tree Dental, Hawley, will bring its mobile, full-service clinic to Glenwood on Monday, April 26. This dental service is designed specifically for children ages 2-12 covered by PrimeWest and other Minnesota health care programs. The mobile outreach clinic makes it convenient...
April 9, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
Record number of children receive free dental care
The annual "Give Kids a Smile" program was again held statewide in February. A record 6,069 kids were provided free dental care from 203 dental clinics in Minnesota. The 3,060 professional dental volunteers, including 538 dentists, provided exams, cleanings, education and treat...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Mobile dental clinic to stop in Glenwood
Apple Tree Dental, Hawley, will bring its mobile, full-service clinic to Glenwood on February 4. This dental service is designed specifically for children ages 2 through 12 covered by PrimeWest and other Minnesota health care programs. The mobile outreach clinic makes it convenient...
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
December 23, 2009
Wadena gets its first female dentist
Bertha-Hewitt alumna Heidi Reuter loves to put smiles on people's faces. The 29-year-old is Wadena's newest dentist and the first woman to hold...
December 23, 2009 - 11:29am
December 17, 2009
Suspect in Fargo dentist's slaying enters not guilty plea
The man accused of killing Philip Gattuso pleaded not guilty Wednesday, just after the chief prosecutor warned that media coverage of the case...
December 17, 2009 - 9:42am
November 25, 2009
Man accused of plotting Fargo dentist murder is on his way to Cass County Jail
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - The 63-year-old man charged with conspiracy to commit murder in connection with the Oct. 26 fatal hammer beating of Fargo dentist Philip Gattuso was released from the custody of an Oklahoma County jail this morning and is expected to be in the Cass County Jail...
November 25, 2009 - 11:39am