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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, August 24
Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Osakis tennis runners-up at Highway 10 Open
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
William 'Bill' Bretz
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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
August 9, 2013
Rose City Festival planned for August 9-11
The Rose City Threshing and Heritage Festival will be held Friday through Sunday, August 9-11 in Rose City, eight miles east of Miltona. It will include a pork chop feed, parade, tractor pull and more. Monroe Crossing will perform on Sunday at 2 p.m. The gates open at 3 p.m. on Friday...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
Parkers Prairie to hold 40th Fall Festival
The Parkers Prairie 40th annual Fall Festival is slated for Friday through Sunday, August 9-11. It promises to offer a full weekend of food vendors, games, fireworks, parades, street dances and more. The Parkers Prairie Lions Club is offering its annual Classic Vehicle Show on Sunday...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
Forada Days 2013 will be held Friday through Sunday, August 2-4. It will offer activities, entertainment and food, including live music by '57 Chevy, turtle races, water wars, flea market, grand parade and more. Registration is now open for golf scramble, grand/kiddie parade, 5k...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am