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Patrol seeks information on hit-and-run crash near Brandon
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, September 25
Taxes to dip for some in Alexandria
Plans take shape for veterans memorial
City Hall to add credit card machine
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 26
Hockey: Blizzard loses to Granite City, 4-1
Boys Soccer: Cardinals lose to Cathedral 3-2
Sports briefs: Munsch named COY, Aces tryouts next week
Volleyball: Knights gain momentum as Chargers search for answers
Top coach to speak next week at Impact Alexandria
Cedar Building seeks 'history hoarders' and provides glimpses into past
For the record
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Sunny Lynn Cave (Sizer)
Mary M. Odland
Letter: Music and songs with meaning
Commentary: A dialogue on race and a Confederate flag
It's Our Turn: The importance of precise guesstimation
Letter: Who earned the right to sit during anthem?
Echo Press Editorial: Feds delay in health care hurts consumers
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Fairfield Inn to open in January
Data trackers zero in on Alexandria area
Tastefully Simple confirms layoffs, opening up building space for tenants
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Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
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July 18, 2017
Eurasian watermilfoil found in Lake Victoria
Douglas County is home to more than 300 lakes and only a handful of aquatic invasive species including zebra mussels and Eurasian watermilfoil....
July 18, 2017 - 5:07pm
November 9, 2016
DNR Information Center extends hours for customer calls
The Information Center at the Department of Natural Resources is piloting a permanent move to longer phone hours and days. Outdoor enthusiasts can now call for information in the evenings and Saturdays. The move, which provides better customer service, represents a more than 60 percent...
November 9, 2016 - 10:00am
October 19, 2016
Lake Koronis resident speaks out about Starry Stonewort
Although Kevin Farnum doesn't live in the Douglas County lakes area, he has concerns for the citizens of this community. Or moreover, concerns for the lakes in this area. Farnum, who is from Stearns County, lives in a house on Lake Koronis, the lake now infested with the new aquatic...
October 19, 2016 - 6:00am
July 22, 2015
Local lawmakers to host DNR town hall meeting, July 29
Representative Mary Franson (R-Alexandria) will host a town hall meeting regarding well and irrigation permitting on Wednesday, July 29 at 8:30 a.m. at the Glenwood State Bank community room in Alexandria. The town hall is free and open to the public. A number of local legislators...
July 22, 2015 - 12:00am
July 10, 2015
Be patient – here’s your boat launch etiquette briefing
Vehicles on land dictate who’s next to launch or load
July 10, 2015 - 12:00am
March 21, 2014
Too many laws create unknowing lawbreakers
To the editor: Several years ago while hunting with my party, I downed a nice doe deer. I completed the normal field dressing of the animal at the kill site, and was in the process of dragging it to the vehicle to be transported and registered, but was interrupted by two conservation...
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am
January 15, 2014
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources question of the week
Q: How does the winter cold and snow affect deer, and how do they survive Minnesota’s winter weather? A: Wildlife in Minnesota must be able to withstand a wide variety of environmental conditions, which provides a niche for cold-adapted species that may otherwise be outcompeted...
January 15, 2014 - 8:40am
October 30, 2013
Four anglers net nearly $3,000 in fines
Four men recently pleaded guilty and paid fines of about $740 each following an investigation of sunfish over-limits by conservation officers...
October 30, 2013 - 9:19am
January 14, 2011
New DNR chief will not tolerate arrogance
ST. PAUL -- The new Minnesota Department of Natural Resources commissioner wants to make sure the agency does not appear arrogant. "I will not stand for arrogance," Tom Landwehr said Thursday, shortly after new Gov.
January 14, 2011 - 12:00am
May 5, 2010
1072131 Public Notice - DNR Land Sale
Public Notice Publish May 5, 2010 NOTICE OF STATE LAND SALE By Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Notice is hereby given that state lands located in Douglas County, as described below, are hereby offered for sale by the Commissioner of Natural Resources. The lands will...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
July 15, 2009
939499 Public Hearing - DNR Land Sale
Public Hearing Publish July 15, 2009 MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES NOTICE OF HEARING ON SALE OF STATE LAND NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, section 97A.135, subd. 2a, a hearing will be held by the Department of Natural Resources, in the...
July 15, 2009 - 12:00am