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July 11, 2017
Minnesota college gets largest gift ever -- $40 million
July 11, 2017 - 3:11pm
April 12, 2017
County gets $60,000 for Brophy Park trails
April 12, 2017 - 7:53am
April 3, 2017
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Car care program gets big donation
April 3, 2017 - 4:06pm
November 25, 2016
Volunteers carry in donations of shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child at Living Waters Church in Alexandria Sunday. The Shoeboxes, which contain school supplies, hygiene items, personal notes, toys and other items, will be delivered to needy children around the world.  (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Season for giving
November 25, 2016 - 9:00am
October 26, 2016
Megan Townsend shows off some of the potatoes she grew for the Outreach Food Shelf for a Girl Scout project. (Contributed)
Garden project earns Townsend top Girl Scout award
October 26, 2016 - 7:30am
June 17, 2016
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office recently received a $12,000 donation that will pay for a new MAXSUR Seeker drone. (Contributed photo)
Drone to the rescue
June 17, 2016 - 12:00am
February 19, 2016
Douglas Machine Foundation awards $20,000 to DCCCP
February 19, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
Red Cross in need of blood, platelet donations
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
January 8, 2016
December donations give families transportation
January 8, 2016 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
Jerry Wright, Douglas County Car Care Program board president, hands the keys of DCCCP’s 100th car donation, a 2001 Cadillac Deville, to Genevieve Buscemi of Alexandria. Other board members and volunteers were present at Koep’s Korner in Alexandria to witness the event. (Contributed photo)
Reaching 100 car donations
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
December 2, 2015
Your Legal Rights: Donating your vehicle to charity
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am
November 13, 2015
Michael Herrera of Alexandria is ready to drive off with his 2005 Chevrolet Venture Van that he received from the Douglas County Car Care Program. (Contributed photo)
Vans donated to two single parents in need
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Help United Way 'stuff the bus'
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
Employees of Douglas Machine in Alexandria watch as K-9 Vinny and Handler Sergeant Wade Lerfald of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit give a demonstration during the employees’ break last Thursday. K-9 Ozzy and Handler Sergeant Bob Peper also participated in the demonstration.
Photo by Mari Wosepka, Echo Press.
K-9 demonstration and donation
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
August 15, 2014
Loren and Kathryn Liesemeyer of Alexandria donated $1,000 to help get Big Ole’s left helmet wing repaired and reattached.
Photo by Amy Chaffins | Echo Press.
Helping out the big guy
August 15, 2014 - 12:00am