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Domestic violence

October 19, 2017
Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen carries one of the 21 silhouettes representing the lives lost to domestic violence in 2016. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Former Mrs. Minnesota International shares message at Domestic Abuse Awareness Luncheon
October 19, 2017 - 2:53pm
October 17, 2017
Someplace Safe’s 11th annual Taking Steps Against Domestic Violence Walk took place Tuesday, Oct. 17. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
Leaving the trap of domestic violence: Speaker shares personal experience
October 17, 2017 - 8:22pm
October 15, 2017
Andrea Bennett Xiong
Events mark domestic violence awareness
October 15, 2017 - 12:34pm
January 13, 2017
Training offered on domestic violence
January 13, 2017 - 10:00am
October 14, 2016
Bev Clausen-Keifer (right, holding sign) spoke after theTaking Steps Against Domestic Violence event that took place Tuesday, Oct. 11. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Abusers are not 'nice guys'
October 14, 2016 - 12:00am
October 11, 2016
People of all ages, including Carl Moyle, 15-months-old of Eagle Bend, participate in the walk. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)play button
Damp but determined to stop violence w/video
October 11, 2016 - 7:20pm
October 7, 2016
Participants in last year's "Taking Steps Against Domestic Violence" walk carry signs on Alexandria's Broadway. This year's event is set for Tuesday, Oct. 11. (File photo)
EDITORIAL: You can help end domestic violence
October 7, 2016 - 1:00am
October 5, 2016
Someplace Safe invites all to take part in Day of Purple
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am
October 21, 2015
LETTER: Violence can happen to anyone
October 21, 2015 - 12:00am
October 2, 2015
Lindsey Kalina and her daughter, Meadow, smile during the Taking Steps Against Domesitc Violence Walk in 2014. Kalina will be the guest speaker at this year's walk in Alexandria on Tuesday, October 13. (Contributed)
'You shouldn't have to be afraid'
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
A group of Alexandria residents traveled to the state Capitol to attend Action Day to End Violence Against Women. (Contributed photo)
Alexandria woman shares experience of Action Day at Capitol to end domestic violence
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 1, 2013
The pledge card contains a white metal ribbon pin. (Echo Press graphic)
UCAN White Ribbon Campaign urges men to speak out against domestic violence
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am
October 31, 2012
Some scars still remain
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Participants walked along Broadway in Alexandria during the annual Taking Steps Against Domestic Violence Walk on Tuesday. (Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson)
When home hurts: Domestic violence awareness in Alexandria
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Local Girl and Boy Scout troops led the "Taking Steps Against Domestic Violence" walk that took place Tuesday in Alexandria. Organizers of the event deemed the walk a success and said it was a record-breaking year with nearly 290 participants, who ranged from infants to senior citizens.
Domestic violence in the spotlight
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am