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Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, April 27
'I can still see his face:' Man recalls Exercise Tiger, a tragic rehearsal for D-Day.
B-E pushing for August vote on school building
Gays, lesbians rally at Capitol; Alexandria event on May 4
Tanner's Team backing Moldens, other families facing serious illness
Snowmen look to round out roster for inaugural season
Local curling team records rare eight-ender
Sports schedule for Friday, April 28
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Story of 1900s seamstress to be performed at ATCC
Alexandria's Beth Hill publishes first novel
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 10, 2017
Music students perform in National Federation of Music Clubs Festival
More than 250 music students from the West Central Minnesota area celebrated their music studies by playing and singing at the National Federation...
March 10, 2017 - 9:00am
Middle schoolers attend choir festival in North Dakota
February 10, 2017 - 11:00am
December 16, 2016
Wagon driver injured when horses spooked dies
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:15am
August 17, 2016
Out and About around the county: Garfield Festival
The annual Garfield Festival celebration took place last weekend. The parade was at noon Saturday and drew a large crowd, some from as far as...
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
August 6, 2016
Festival brings out the smiles (w/video)
There was a lot of fun to be had in the city of Brandon this weekend during the annual Brandon Summer Fest. A street dance, parade, bean bag...
August 6, 2016 - 2:58pm
August 5, 2016
Get festive in Douglas County
As the summer reaches a climax, Douglas County communities are offering a plethora of events and activities. Brandon, Forada and Garfield are the next on the docket with their multiple-day festivals. Take a look at the schedule of events: Brandon Summer Fest FRIDAY, AUG. 5 6 p.m....
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
July 20, 2016
Tornado Days stirs up fun in Miltona
A twister that ripped through their downtown 46 summers ago didn’t stop Miltona residents. The town roared back with a major rebuilding effort...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
St. Mary's hosts Festival of Forgiveness
In conjunction with the Jubilee Year of Mercy declared by Pope Francis last December, Catholics throughout the Diocese of St. Cloud will celebrate a Festival of Forgiveness on Friday, March 4 to help every person experience God's love and mercy. On this date, the sacrament of reconciliation...
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
October 23, 2015
Ebenezer Lutheran Church to host Sounds of the Harvest
Ebenezer Lutheran Church in Leaf Valley invites the public to its 10th annual Sounds of the Harvest on Saturday, October 24 at 7 p.m. at the church. A free-will offering will be accepted. The event will feature an evening filled with music and entertainment featuring the talents...
October 23, 2015 - 12:00am
September 4, 2014
Historical Solem Lutheran Church to hold Fall Festival September 14
The Historical Solem Lutheran Church in Kensington will hold its annual Fall Festival on Sunday, September 14 at 2 at the church. The public...
September 4, 2014 - 2:03pm
September 3, 2014
Out and About - around the county this week - Explosion Alexandria
A new Labor Day tradition was started this weekend, with the first-ever Explosion Alexandria! Part of the proceeds from the event will go to...
September 3, 2014 - 8:21am
August 13, 2014
Out and About - around the county this week - Garfield celebration
Good times were had by people of all ages in Garfield Saturday during the town’s annual summer celebration. The day’s activities included...
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
Friends of Knute seeking table hosts
The Friends of Knute is looking for businesses or individuals to host a table for its Festival of Tables on Saturday, October 11 at 11 a.m. at...
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
September 5, 2013
Camphill Village to host Fall Festival Sunday
Camphill Village Minnesota, Inc. will host its Fall Festival and open house this Sunday, September 8 from 12:30 to 4 p.m. The public is invited to enjoy live music and browse among handmade rugs, wooden products, arts, cards and bakery goods. There will also be face painting, an...
September 5, 2013 - 7:52am
August 14, 2013
VIDEO: Out and About: Garfield Day
Children had a blast during Garfield Day on Saturday. Mild temperatures and sunny skies added to the festivities. Olivia Chlian of Garfield...
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am