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October 6, 2017
Darla Engstrom, who recently received a kidney transplant, spends most of her days relaxing on the couch at her home in Alexandria while recovering. She is holding the Organ Transplant Handbook, which she has been reading through. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Thanks for the kidney, boss: Woman recovering after transplant from supervisor
October 6, 2017 - 3:03pm
February 3, 2017
Jamie Johnson
From druggie to 'darn good' dad
February 3, 2017 - 10:00am
January 25, 2017
Alexandria Area High School seniors Kaden Dillon (left) and Isaac Schmitz (right) present their semester project to employees at Douglas Machine. The project was part of the Center for Advanced Professional Studies program at the high school, which gives students a chance to experience the business world firsthand. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Business projects become school projects
January 25, 2017 - 6:00am
December 9, 2016
Jon Ballou
ATCC Foundation honors Philanthropists of the Year
December 9, 2016 - 9:00am
October 12, 2016
Three organizations came together to make the duffel bag donation possible. Pictured are (left to right) Douglas Machine employees Jeff Arkfeld, Tom Wosepka and Colt Cozart; Douglas County Social Services Director Laurie Bonds; His Kids volunteers Rachael McCleary, Marie Johnson and Chad Melton; Douglas County social worker Jennifer McLaughlin; Douglas Machine employee Joe Luke; and His Kids volunteer Penny Oleson. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Helping the foster journey
October 12, 2016 - 12:00am
September 16, 2016
Tom Wosepka, chief financial officer, and Vicki Jodsaas, vice president of organizational development and human resources for Douglas Machine, are shown in the lobby area of the company's new  Douglas Health clinic in Alexandria. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
Manufacturers open clinics to foster healthier workforces
September 16, 2016 - 7:19am
May 20, 2016
Douglas Machine to open employee health clinic
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am
February 19, 2016
Douglas Machine Foundation awards $20,000 to DCCCP
February 19, 2016 - 12:00am
October 9, 2015
After being estranged to one another for a decade, Dan Zallar reunites with his daughter upon his completion of Minnesota Teen Challenge.
Gang member turns life around
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Employees of Douglas Machine in Alexandria watch as K-9 Vinny and Handler Sergeant Wade Lerfald of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit give a demonstration during the employees’ break last Thursday. K-9 Ozzy and Handler Sergeant Bob Peper also participated in the demonstration.
Photo by Mari Wosepka, Echo Press.
K-9 demonstration and donation
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
April 2, 2013
Douglas Machine to present free documentary on employee ownership
April 2, 2013 - 3:28pm
January 21, 2011
Al Edenloff  |  Echo Press
Douglas Scientific President and COO Dan Malmstrom showed U.S. Senator Al Franken an array tape the company developed for DNA testing. The tape contains 384 wells or tiny test tubes that require less plastic than the standard DNA testing plates and allow researchers to test samples at a faster rate. "Some of the most sophisticated technology in the world is happening here in Alexandria," Malmstrom told the senator.
Scientific breakthroughs - Franken 'jazzed' by Douglas Machine's high-tech advances
January 21, 2011 - 12:00am
April 30, 2010
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
Senior management at Douglas Machine in Alexandria did a "dumpster dive" Thursday to pick out all the recyclable materials that were thrown in the trash. Front to back are Craig McLain, Tom Peterman, Jon Ballou and Chris Haugen.
Dumpster diving at Douglas Machine
April 30, 2010 - 12:00am
March 3, 2010
Manufacturing poised for a comeback
March 3, 2010 - 12:05am
February 24, 2010
Manufacturing poll results to be revealed
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am