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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Update: Fire reported at grain elevator in Brandon (w/video)
CAPITOL CHATTER: Minnesota Capitol not alone in renovation work
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Sept. 22
Football: Morris remains unbeaten against Minnewaska
Blizzard hockey: Alex falls at New Ulm
Football: Christenson runs wild in win at Willmar
Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 24
Football: B-E dominates in first-ever win over CGB
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
The Kingery Family presents music with a vision
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Morken: The final tune-ups before the season
Franklin L. Cobb
Phillip O. Thompson
Sallie A. DeBoer
Kathleen L. Haining
"Monty" Francis Hevern
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 6, 2016
YOU ASKED: Who owns a lake?
Who owns a lake? If your land runs all the way around a lake, can others legally access it if there is no public access? What is an environmental...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
Plastic recycle program up for award
Local plastic wrap collection efforts are up for a state award. Pope Douglas Solid Waste Management (PDSWM) is part of a group nominated for a 2016 Environmental Initiative Award. Environmental Initiative is a nonprofit organization developing collaborative solutions to Minnesota's...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
May 4, 2016
Local water quality topic of meeting
Douglas County is known for its lakes and is considered a popular summer destination. However, this could change if water quality in the county...
May 4, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Douglas County receives Pinwheels for Prevention Award
Twelve Minnesota tribes and communities, including Douglas County and Douglas County Child Abuse Prevention Council, have received the 14th annual Pinwheels for Prevention Award from Minnesota Communities Caring for Children (MCCC). This award is presented annually to recognize communities...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
April 28, 2016
Missing person found
A missing person report issued by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department (DCSO) Monday has been canceled. Todd Richard Logan, age 52, of Moorhead,...
April 28, 2016 - 10:08am
April 22, 2016
County sticking with state probation services
For now, Douglas County will continue to contract with the Minnesota Department of Corrections (DOC) to provide probation services. During Tuesday's county board meeting, commissioners voted to continue with the DOC for probation services for the next two years, along with implementing...
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
April 15, 2016
Ready to respond
While most people would shy away from situations involving weapons and danger, there is a group in Douglas County that is prepared to step in...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
April 9, 2016
UPDATED: Sheriff's office urges no burning after two fires burn hundreds of acres over the weekend
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is urging people to refrain from burning after fire departments responded to two grass fires over the weekend...
April 9, 2016 - 8:23pm
April 8, 2016
Statewide mobile mental health services become reality
Soon, mobile mental health services will be available in every Minnesota county. These services were made possible through more than $13.6 million in mobile mental health crisis grants recently awarded to local service providers by the Minnesota Department of Human Services. The funding...
April 8, 2016 - 7:59am
County approves bump for mowing money
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners moved quickly through a slate of business during Tuesday's meeting. Following is a brief overview of a few action items. • Commissioners authorized an increase in the county's allocation to the Douglas County Agriculture Association, which...
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am
April 1, 2016
Last piece in place
The last piece is in place. All 142 acres of Lake Brophy Park are now owned by Douglas County. The new, yet-to-be-developed park is a mosaic...
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
March 25, 2016
Local partnership could boost organics recycling
Pope Douglas Solid Waste Management (PDSWM) recycles about 50 percent of Pope and Douglas counties, but there's still opportunity to improve, officials there said. Greater Minnesota counties' recycling programs are faced with potential mandates to increase recycling rates from 35...
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
County approves aquatic invasive species plan
Douglas County now has a plan in place to prevent, manage and monitor aquatic invasive species (AIS) in area lakes. The Douglas County Board...
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
March 23, 2016
Recycle that plastic wrap from farm and boats
There's a new opportunity to recycle those large pieces of plastic that protected silage, bales and boats all winter long. Pope Douglas Solid Waste Management (PDSWM) has launched a plastics recycling pilot program. For the first time, PDSWM will accept agricultural and boat wrap...
March 23, 2016 - 12:00am
March 12, 2016
Explosive material discovered in rural Douglas County
On Friday, an explosive material was found in a rural area of the county. According to Douglas County Sheriff's Office (DCSO), a report came in about a suspicous material discovered in a shed on County Road 107 in Moe Township, between Brandon and Holmes City. Deputies arrived and...
March 12, 2016 - 3:45am