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It's time to chase their dreams
BHS yearbook adviser on paid leave
Remembering the uncle he never met
AgweekTV: Better grilling
Education funding up, but union urges veto
Viking Speedway: Shaw wins nice payday, Miltona's Hellerman takes her first feature
Eagles Horseshoe League Standings
Trap Shooting: Perfect score from Brezina leads Alexandria shooters
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
Baseball: Merritt tosses complete game in starting pitching debut
Still duty bound: Inspiration Peak Legion conducts military honors
Memorial Day events
Photo of the week
Learn about easy-to-grow veggies
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Timothy D. Claussen
Kathleen Rose Kaar
It's Our Turn: Sharing a strong bond – recovery
Letter: March for Truth in Glenwood
Letter: Suicide should never be glorified
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
hires and promotions
On The Street
Douglas County Hospital
March 24, 2017
Healing hearts: Rentz retires from nursing career
Nearly every day for the past 32 years, registered nurse Jennifer Rentz has spent her days at the Douglas County Hospital as the coordinator...
March 24, 2017 - 8:00am
Births - March 24, 2017
Douglas County Hospital March 13 Boy, Bethany and Alexander Huls, Alexandria March 17 Girl, Beverly Pieske and Randy Higgins, Hancock March 18 Boy, Coley and Ryan Wagner, Garfield March 20 Girl, Ashley Gebhardt and Kristofer Holden, Osakis Girl, Tabatha and Derick Swenson, Alexandria...
March 24, 2017 - 8:00am
March 17, 2017
Births - March 17, 2017
Douglas County Hospital March 8 Girl, LeeAnna and Briant Weber, Alexandria March 10 Twin Boys, Rebecca and Chad Melton, Alexandria March 11 Girl, Megan Lockwood and Anthony Gill, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to March 11, 2017: 121.
March 17, 2017 - 9:00am
March 10, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Douglas County Hospital March 2 Girl, Kacie and Bryant Sullivan, Parkers Prairie March 3 Girl, Molly and Matthew Ihnen, Alexandria March 4 Girl, Julie and Nathan Burmeister, Alexandria March 5 Twin Girls, Jazmyn and Jason Arvidson, Parkers Prairie March 6 Girl, Christine and Brennen...
March 10, 2017 - 10:00am
March 3, 2017
Douglas County Hospital staff attends Homeland Security Training
Scott DeLong, material management specialist and member of the Emergency Management Team at Douglas County Hospital, recently completed training...
March 3, 2017 - 10:00am
Births - March 3, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Feb. 21 Boy, Nicole and Michael Rowe, Long Prairie Boy, Ariel and Garrett Greenwood, Henning Feb. 22 Girl, Rebecca and Erick Sletto, Brandon Feb. 24 Twin Girls, Amber and Jeremy Holmstrom, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to Feb. 24, 2017: 98.
March 3, 2017 - 9:00am
February 24, 2017
Births - Feb. 24, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Feb. 14 Boy, April Klinghagen and Ethan Hvezda, Alexandria Girl, Bailey and Darrien Prather, Alexandria Feb. 16 Twin Girls, Chandra and Steven Schmitz, Sauk Centre Feb. 17 Girl, Courtney and Christopher Wait, Morris Births from Jan. 1 to Feb. 17, 2017: 89....
February 24, 2017 - 10:00am
February 17, 2017
Flu outbreak causes hospital to restrict visitors
Douglas County Hospital has seen a recent spike in influenza cases in the region and as a precautionary measure for patients and staff, it has implemented visitor restrictions. Only immediate family members should visit patients only if it is necessary. Visitors should be free from...
February 17, 2017 - 4:05pm
Births - Feb. 17, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Feb. 6 Boy, Kathryn and Scott Fassett, Parkers Prairie Feb. 8 Boy, Amanda Hansen and Adam Frey, Alexandria Girl, Katie and Jaison Merrick, Parkers Prairie Feb. 9 Girl, Alyssa and Joshua Huckle, Lowry Boy, Jaimie Jensen and Gregory Guyette, Carlos Boy, Hannah...
February 17, 2017 - 10:11am
February 16, 2017
You asked: What happened to hospital's chapel?
A reader sent us a letter to the editor, printed in today's issue, that asks what happened to the chapel that used to be at the Douglas County...
February 16, 2017 - 8:50am
February 15, 2017
LETTER: What happened to the chapel?
To the editor: It was a sad day indeed when I found out that the chapel had been removed from the Douglas County Hospital. Instead, there is now a meditation room. It has no cross, altar, kneeler, Bible or hymnal. Very non-religious, the room resembles another waiting room. It is...
February 15, 2017 - 10:12am
February 10, 2017
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 31 Boy, Whitney Gesell & Isaac Heckert — Alexandria Feb. 1 Girl, Jerilynn & Corey Davis — Alexandria Girl, Amanda Krull & Jordan Halverson — Garfield Births from Jan. 1 to Feb. 1, 2017: 60.
February 10, 2017 - 11:00am
February 3, 2017
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
Alexandria Clinic, a service of Douglas County Hospital, has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national health care accreditation organization. Accreditation is given only to laboratories that apply rigid standards of quality in day-to-day operations, demonstrate...
February 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
Births - Feb. 3
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 25 Girl, Louisa and Christopher Glenetske, Osakis Boy, Veronica and Christopher Minor, Browerville Jan. 26 Girl, Megan and Kyle Bettin, Brandon Girl, Samantha and Lucas Chisholm, Osakis Jan. 27 Girl, Kathryn and Christopher Ludwig, Osakis Births from...
February 3, 2017 - 11:00am
January 27, 2017
Births - Jan. 27, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 18 Girl, Cheyenne and Douglas Winters, Alexandria Jan. 19 Girl, Tiffany and Derek Eggert, Parkers Prairie Jan. 20 Girl, Sarim and Hugo Petersen, Morris Girl, Katie and Michael Johnson, Parkers Prairie Jan. 21 Boy, Rebecca and Mitchel Hruby, Carlos Jan....
January 27, 2017 - 10:00am