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VIDEO: ‘Stomping out stigma’ step by step
Two Franson ag bills signed into law
May is Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month
Could it happen to you?
It’s campfire season!
Tennis: Duwenhoegger, Crowe keep season alive
Baseball: Chargers wrap up Pheasant title with four wins
Track and field: A-B-E athletes qualify for sections
Track and field: Alex boys and girls second at CLC meet
B-E softball: Chargers' season ends in upset
Students learn about entrepreneurship at JA BizTown
Fifth grader earns second at state Elks essay contest
Track and Field Day promotes fitness and sportsmanship
Everyday Gourmet: Salmon, sesame asparagus are great for summer
Evansville Art Center to host book signing
Wedding - Erickson and Larsen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 20, 201
Engaged - Fraser and Lunneborg
Engaged - Flynn and Connell
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 11, 2015
Mike Frisch: The changing face of walleye fishing
Bowfishing challenge coming to area lakes
Living her dream: Osakis' Swenstad pursues a passion in the outdoors with no hesitation
Mike Frisch: Keep it simple
Service - Joyce Carlson, 84
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Service - Pamela Soltis, 68
Service - Daniel Snyder, 72
Echo Press Editorial: Legislature fails to get job done – again
Observations from the archives, 1915: Commencement speaker is Senator Knute Nelson
In the Know: Workforce shortage is a challenge
Nitrogen life cycle is complex
Stop pelicans from disturbing fish in spawning areas
Planting is ahead of past two years
Apple pest management
4-H student doesn’t let bird ban bring her down
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Ag producers must file for federal crop insurance
ALP Utilities earns Safety Award of Excellence
Marco recognized for service excellence
North Dakota’s Small Business Person of Year has local connection
Hospice of Douglas County receives honors
OfficeMax invests in teachers, students
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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