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Crash near Nelson sends driver to hospital
Driver injured in I-94 crash near Osakis
Big car show wheels into Alexandria
Drum and bugle corps perform in Alexandria w/video
Fun and games at Ribfest w/video
Morken: Easy to see why wins piled up for the Panthers
Area baseball players make state all-tournament teams
Legion Baseball: Morris shuts down Osakis offense
Girls Basketball: Lange completes the climb to varsity
Boys Basketball: Hintermeister set for head coaching job
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Osakis church holds community supper
'Martin Luther' visits Alexandria church camp
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Wanda Jean Tramm
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
Lake Carlos Marina under new ownership
hires and promotions
On The Street
Douglas County Hospital
February 17, 2017
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
January 20, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 9 Boy, Allecia Salminen and Robert Coolbroth, Glenwood Jan. 11 Girl, Tracy and Brent Goodwin, Eagle Bend Jan. 15 Girl, Carrie Charbonneau and Ryan Carlson, Alexandria Jan. 16 Girl, Tracy and Jared Frykman, Barrett Girl, Amber and John Nelson, Alexandria...
January 20, 2017 - 10:00am
January 18, 2017
Miller honored for completing hospital certification
Eighteen hospital trustees from across Minnesota, including Douglas County Commissioner Owen Miller of Alexandria, recently completed the Minnesota...
January 18, 2017 - 7:00am
January 13, 2017
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 2 Girl, Brittany and Nicholas Laven, Fergus Falls Boy, Hannah and Donald Pittman, Alexandria Jan. 5 Girl, Tonya and Jamie Nelson, Alexandria Jan. 6 Girl, Lindsey and Jacob Haan, Alexandria Jan. 7 Girl, Sarah and Jeremy Mueller, Fergus Falls Twin boys,...
January 13, 2017 - 11:00am
January 11, 2017
Tragic night turns to celebration
The last time many first responders saw North Memorial pilot Joshua Jones, flight paramedic Miles Weske and flight nurse Scott Scepaniak, the...
January 11, 2017 - 10:17am
January 6, 2017
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Dec. 27 Girl, Victoria and Keith Iverson, Alexandria Twins, girl and boy, Jenna Bous and Tyler Kluver, Alexandria Dec. 28 Girl, Katie and Jonathon Bratvold, Ashby Dec. 29 Girl, Tammy and Kasey Reque, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to Dec. 29, 2016: 647.
January 6, 2017 - 11:00am
Two births ring in the new year at Douglas County Hospital
This year, two families rang in the new year by celebrating the births of their babies at the Douglas County Hospital. Nick and Brittany Laven...
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
Blood shortage at 'crisis level'
Snow and cold have disrupted a lot of lives this winter, including the lives of people who make a point to donate blood. That has led the American Red Cross, which supplies blood for Douglas County Hospital and numerous other health care providers across Minnesota, to put out an...
January 6, 2017 - 6:00am
December 30, 2016
Births - Dec. 30, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Dec. 19 Girl, Ashley and Alexander Coleman, Hoffman Dec. 20 Boy, Vanessa and Kevin McNamara, Elbow Lake Dec. 21 Girl, Kristin Bradley and Evan Dahle, Alexandria Dec. 22 Girl, Stephanie and Nathan Uecker, Parkers Prairie Births from Jan. 1 to Dec. 22, 2016:...
December 30, 2016 - 8:00am