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Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
County board OKs refunding of hospital bonds
Alex is sweet spot for young families
Photo of the Week - Dog playing on melted ice
Pushing for a new identity
Sports roundup from Thursday, December 18
Cards continue their climb
Third period goals give Cards win
Osakis girls cruise past LPGE
Extra warmth for the holidays
Music video shoot reset for Monday
Veterans associations assist food shelf
You're invited to Christmas dinner
A gift of love
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Melvin Paradis, 75
Donald Huwe, 82
Terry Roth, 90
Darlene Schuman, 56
Funeral - Darlene Schuman, 56
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
It's Our Turn: Holiday birthday myths debunked
Letter: Turn technology off for child’s development
Letter: The value of a quarter has risen
Letter: No one else can do it for you
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Solar Skies to close in Alexandria
Just a Jaunt’s $500 passport winner announced
Slumberland helps families during holidays
New building will house plumbing company
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
February 21, 2010
Latest flood outlook shows 20 percent chance of Red River exceeding 41 feet in Fargo
news / region
February 21, 2010 - 11:45am
November 23, 2009
Red River Valley flood threat less likely with warm weather
FARGO -- Topsoil conditions are wet and river levels are high this fall in the Red River Valley, but with a warmer and drier winter possible, the National Weather Service said significant flooding this spring is less likely. The area may get a break, thanks to an El Nino weather...
news / region
November 23, 2009 - 11:25am
May 28, 2009
Farmers eligible for flood-disaster loans
Farmers in 28 Minnesota counties, including Douglas County, are eligible to apply for low-interest loans through the Minnesota Rural Finance Authority (RFA) to offset the cost of losses caused by severe weather and flooding this spring. The counties include Becker, Beltrami, Chippewa,...
farm / news / region
May 28, 2009 - 12:10pm
April 4, 2009
Leaders on both sides of Red River vow to solve flooding
FARGO - Now is the time to get federal funding and support for permanent protection against Red River flooding in Fargo, Moorhead and the whole valley, North Dakota and Minnesota political leaders declared Friday. "It is something we're absolutely committed to making a priority,"...
April 4, 2009 - 10:54am
March 28, 2009
No travel advised through Fargo-Moorhead
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and Minnesota State Patrol are advising no unnecessary travel through the Fargo-Moorhead area. If it is absolutely necessary to travel in the Fargo-Moorhead area, motorists should expect major delays because flooding conditions, restricted...
March 28, 2009 - 9:12am
March 25, 2009
Local volunteers join flood fighting effort in Fargo
Volunteers from the Douglas County area helped with flood relief efforts in Fargo-Moorhead this week. Tastefully Simple and The Alexandria Blizzard coordinated an effort to bus 300 volunteers from the Alexandria area to the affected area Tuesday. The effort was one of many staged...
March 25, 2009 - 12:00am
March 23, 2009
Community comes together to help with flood relief
The Echo Press has received the following update about a local volunteer effort to provide help for fighting the flood in Fargo-Moorhead: Tastefully Simple and the Alexandria Blizzard would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to the entire Alexandria community. Thanks to an outpouring...
March 23, 2009 - 3:29pm
Flooding continues to impact area roads
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol urge motorists to drive with caution as flooding continues to affect area highways. While water has receded in some areas, flooding continues to affect areas in Becker, Clay, Grant, Mahnomen and Wilkin counties. Road...
March 23, 2009 - 12:47pm
March 20, 2009
Temperature turnaround creates flooding problems
A sudden 69-degree shift in temperatures created flooding problems in Douglas County this week. Temperatures shot up from a low of 17-degrees...
March 20, 2009 - 12:00am
December 6, 2008
Alexandria meeting will address stormwater plan
Alexandria area residents are invited to a public meeting regarding the city's comprehensive stormwater management plan. It will take place Tuesday, December 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
December 6, 2008 - 12:00am