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December 14, 2017
Tina Lindquist (center), Grant County emergency manager, discusses the fundamentals of shelters during a training on Wednesday, Dec. 13. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Preparing for disaster: County officials attend Red Cross training about disaster shelters
December 14, 2017 - 1:22pm
December 13, 2017
Residents of Forada gathered at the Douglas County courthouse the evening of Tuesday, Dec. 12 for a meeting about the potential gravel pit near the town. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
No environmental impact statement needed on Forada gravel pit
December 13, 2017 - 9:52am
Residents of Forada gathered at the Douglas County courthouse the evening of Tuesday, Dec. 12 for a meeting about the potential gravel pit near the town. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
No environmental impact statement needed on Forada gravel pit
December 13, 2017 - 7:00am
December 1, 2017
Douglas County Auditor/Treasurer Char Rosenow, far left, provides detailed information about the county's budget and levy at the annual Truth in Taxation meeting Thursday night, as the county commissioners and residents listen. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Douglas County approves 1.8 percent property tax increase
December 1, 2017 - 2:54pm
Doris Burkey, Mary Isaac and Pat Johnson (left to right) make lefse at the Douglas County Historical Society Friday morning during the annual Ethnic Bake Sale and Open House. The sale, which lasts until 2 p.m. Friday, is a fundraiser for the Douglas County Historical Society. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Historical Society Ethnic Bake Sale held Friday
December 1, 2017 - 11:18am
November 4, 2017
Ag, mobile home taxes due Nov. 15
November 4, 2017 - 12:26pm
October 19, 2017
County crafting buffer compliance rules
October 19, 2017 - 11:08am
October 14, 2017
Farmers beating Nov. 1 buffer deadline
October 14, 2017 - 4:25pm
October 10, 2017
Emergency crews respond to a crash near Hoffman on Tuesday, Oct. 10. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)play button
Updated: Man dies following ATV crash near Hoffman
October 10, 2017 - 5:12pm
October 6, 2017
After receiving complaints about the rumble strips on County Road 8, near the intersection with County Road 40 west of Alexandria, the Douglas County Commissioners are looking other options. This intersection has been the site of numerous crashes, which is why the strips were put in in the first place. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Grumbles over rumble strips in Douglas County
October 6, 2017 - 11:32am
September 29, 2017
It's Our Turn: The power of community
September 29, 2017 - 2:38pm
The Hoffman Co-op Grain Association is merging with ProAg. The merger by acquisition will take place beginning Jan. 1, 2018. (Jeff Beach | Echo Press)
ProAg gains rail access with Hoffman merger
September 29, 2017 - 1:35pm
September 14, 2017
Drunken driver in Douglas County was four times over the limit
September 14, 2017 - 11:45am
August 17, 2017
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County commission salaries increase $1,000
August 17, 2017 - 4:27pm
July 18, 2017
Eurasian watermilfoil has been located in three different lakes in Douglas County - Oscar, L'Homme Dieu and most recently, Victoria. (Contributed)
Eurasian watermilfoil found in Lake Victoria
July 18, 2017 - 5:07pm
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