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September 19, 2017
Douglas County preliminary tax levy shows 3.96 increase
September 19, 2017 - 3:41pm
September 9, 2017
Agency details scope of domestic violence
September 9, 2017 - 7:39am
August 17, 2017
A tank at the Veterans of Foreign War along County Road 82 in Alexandria may move to a proposed new Veterans Memorial Park in Alexandria. A committee has formed and is looking into creating the new park. (Jeff Beach | Echo Press)
Downtown eyed for veteran's memorial
August 17, 2017 - 3:49pm
August 15, 2017
Water pooled in Karin Weigel's yard on Lake Burgen after Sunday's rain.
High water prompts no wake zones on 15 lakes
August 15, 2017 - 5:18pm
August 3, 2017
Kruegers Creek Access on Lake L'Homme Dieu will soon be home to a permanent decon station that boaters can use to pressure wash their boats to help with the spread of invasive aquatic species. Currently, L'Homme Dieu is on the Department of Natural Resources infested waters list for zebra mussels and Eurasian Watermilfoil. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
L'Homme Dieu to get permanent boat decontamination station
August 3, 2017 - 6:14am
August 1, 2017
The Alexandria area is brimming with lakes and homes along the shores. (Echo Press file photo)
Expect Douglas County vacation rental rules in 2018
August 1, 2017 - 5:29pm
June 20, 2017
Craig Haseman, an Evansville farmer, stands in the buffer strip already in place on his land. Lake Amos is on one side and his soybean field is on the other side. (Echo Press file photo)
County getting state aid to enforce buffer law
June 20, 2017 - 4:11pm
April 18, 2017
Construction on a new roundabout at the intersection of County Roads 23 and 46, also known as Hazel Hill Road and South McKay Avenue, is set to begin this summer. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Roundabout between high school, Woodland moves forward
April 18, 2017 - 4:54pm
December 16, 2016
Johnson
Johnson proud of road work; fiscal restraint
December 16, 2016 - 10:00am
Bales
Bales proud of county's parks, services building
December 16, 2016 - 10:00am
October 14, 2016
A couple from NewYork Mills sent this photo of their granddaughter, Elin, getting a book from the Little Free Library at Noonan Park in Alexandria. (Contributed)
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
October 14, 2016 - 3:00am
September 2, 2016
County to rescind tax plan for restaurant
September 2, 2016 - 12:00am
August 10, 2016
Commissioners get raise, calls for referendum
August 10, 2016 - 12:00am
March 20, 2015
Signs of spring: Park plans, road work
March 20, 2015 - 12:00am
August 15, 2014
Douglas County’s child support unit was recently recognized for taking part in the lean improvement process and implementing improvements. Pictured (left to right) are Jim Stratton, Mike Woods, Charlie Meyer, Julie Roth, Bev Bales, Tracy Reiland, Katee Campion, Jerry Johnson, Tammy Larson, Ronda Payne and Heather Larson. Not pictured: Joann Tauber, Sheila Weller, Amanda Grove, Phyllis Johnson and Brent Birkeland.
County launches effort to streamline cost of government
August 15, 2014 - 9:33am
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