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Douglas County

October 21, 2016
Officers stand near the scene where two Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension officer shot a suspect on Tuesday, Aug. 2, in Alexandria. Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press
Prosecutor says officers justified in shooting of sex offender
11 hours 45 min ago
Health and development screenings available
17 hours 56 min ago
Harold Koep (right) from Koep's Korner hands the keys of the Douglas County Car Care Program's 150th car to Bob Doroff (middle) of Alexandria. Cliff Korkowski, executive director of the CarCare program is also pictured. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Navy vet receives Car Care Program's 150th car
19 hours 26 min ago
Dawn Crouse, Recorder
It's up to the voters
21 hours 56 min ago
October 20, 2016
County Road 3 to close for roadwork
October 20, 2016 - 4:50pm
October 19, 2016
Starry Stonewort pulled from Lake Koronis in Stearns County. (Contributed | Department of Natural Resources)
Threat of another AIS
October 19, 2016 - 6:00am
October 14, 2016
Finnish history runs deep in Douglas County
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
Chippewa River Watershed Project seeks photo contest entries
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
Laura Schwendemann was 18 years old when she went missing last October. Her body was found in a Douglas County corn field 12 days later. (Contributed)
One year later: Remembering another side of Laura
October 14, 2016 - 12:00am
October 7, 2016
A statue of Big Foot was briefly dressed as a clown Friday morning in Alexandria. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Scary clown? Nah, just Big Foot
October 7, 2016 - 4:32pm
County board highlights
October 7, 2016 - 12:00am
Most of the soybean crops throughout  the area have been harvested, such as in the fied on the left, with most of the corn still remaining in the fields. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Good crop but where to put it?
October 7, 2016 - 12:00am
October 6, 2016
Douglas County Commissioner Owen Miller
County commissioner calls employee 'disrespectful' but board disagrees
October 6, 2016 - 11:00am
A driver was airlifted after a one-vehicle crash near Millerville.
UPDATED: Woman injured in rollover
October 6, 2016 - 7:21am
October 5, 2016
Gals from Gardonville channel Michelangelo, Donatello, Leonardo and Raphael at their Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles chili feed booth, serving up some pizza chili. They won the award for best display. (Contributed)
Superheroes raise money for United Way
October 5, 2016 - 3:00am