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Douglas County Commissioners

County board: 'We want to support our veterans'
12 hours 41 min ago
October 20, 2017
County out to find source of Lake Ida problems
October 20, 2017 - 12:08pm
October 19, 2017
Douglas County is considering a new election device, the Poll Pad, that could reduce wait time in lines at the polls, as well as save taxpayer dollars and reduce the number of election judges. (Contributed)
Douglas County exploring system to speed up voting
October 19, 2017 - 8:53am
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
August 17, 2017
Jim Stratton
County commission salaries increase $1,000
August 17, 2017 - 4:27pm
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
July 27, 2017
Sheriff Troy Wolbersen
Raises approved for four county officials
July 27, 2017 - 7:20am
June 30, 2017
County Road 12 bid approved
June 30, 2017 - 8:21am
May 16, 2017
Douglas County Commissioners approved an abatement on Knute Nelson Senior Living, a project of Grand Arbor. The market value was figured based on the main building being 100 percent complete, when at the time, it was only 25 percent complete. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
$146,171 error caught on Knute Nelson’s taxes
May 16, 2017 - 6:05pm
March 24, 2017
Fish and Wildlife obtains wetland easement
March 24, 2017 - 7:00am
February 22, 2017
Law enforcement contract with Evansville renewed
February 22, 2017 - 3:12pm
December 7, 2016
Tennessee Roadhouse is located in south Alexandria along theTarget frontage road and Highway 29, which have both been under major construction.  (File photo)
Tennessee Roadhouse taxes paid off
December 7, 2016 - 6:00am
November 4, 2016
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners approved a new timekeeping management system at Tuesdays board meeting. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
County to roll out timekeeping system in three phases
November 4, 2016 - 6:00am
August 19, 2016
Tennessee Roadhouse is located in south Alexandria along the Target frontage road and Highway 29, which have both been under major construction.  The owners say the work has hurt their business.  (Photo by Al Edenloff, Echo Press)
County gives restaurant more time to pay taxes
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 5, 2016
Commissioner candidates answer questions about budgets, buffer zones
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am