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May 3, 2017
Kaylee Anderson
Three charged in Garfield drug case
May 3, 2017 - 2:12pm
April 27, 2017
Firefighters from four different departments work to put out a fire one mile west of Garfield on Wednesday. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Update: Firefighters battle house fire in Garfield
April 27, 2017 - 12:16pm
March 17, 2017
Brad Klinkner (left) and his son, Adam (right) are pictured during a snowmobile trip last year. (Contributed)
A trip turned tragic
March 17, 2017 - 6:00am
February 10, 2017
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
February 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 1, 2017
The grade level winners from the Alexandria Public Schools elementary spelling bee include (back row, left to right) Walker Hennen from Lincoln, fifth grade; Monroe Glade from Voyager, fourth grade; (front) Blake Steussy from Lincoln, third grade; Sully Glade from Voyager, second grade; and Nils Stadsklev from Garfield, first grade. (Contributed)
Alexandria Public Schools spelling bee results announced
February 1, 2017 - 11:00am
December 29, 2016
Update: Passenger still in hospital after icy crash near Garfield
December 29, 2016 - 8:48am
October 9, 2016
This home near Garfield was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived on scene. The most damage occurred in the middle of the home, behind the trees.
Fire damages home near Garfield
October 9, 2016 - 5:44am
September 30, 2016
This moose was spotted in Garfield on Tuesday morning. Last week, there was also a moose spotting in Fergus Falls. (Contributed)
Moose on the loose
September 30, 2016 - 1:00am
September 9, 2016
LETTER: Garfield is looking great
September 9, 2016 - 12:00am
September 4, 2016
This photo was taken Monday, two days after a fire gutted a house in Garfield. It's located at 4438 County Road 40, across the street from the Cenex gas station. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Fire damages house in Garfield
September 4, 2016 - 11:57pm
August 17, 2016
Children wave from the top of one of the Garfield Fire Department trucks during the parade on Saturday.  (Photos by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
Out and About around the county: Garfield Festival
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
Emergency personnel receiving the Life Saving Award include (back row, left to right) Bill Thoennes, Ben Summer, Jeff Way, Jason Uhde, Jed Tatro, Scott Allyn; (front) Katelyn Harren, Gaye Mounsdon, Ardie Piper, John Wussow and Craig Sholts.
Life Saving Awards presented at Garfield City Council meeting
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
Physical education teacher and Hoops for Heart volunteer Chris Janssen smiles as Carlos Elementary paraprofessional Deanne Mortenson shaves his head. Janssen challenged students from Carlos, Garfield and Miltona elementary schools to participate in Hoops for Heart and raise at least $5,500. After the goal was met, the top fundraising school, Carlos, decided he should get a Mohawk, dye it pink and shave his head.  (Contributed photos)
Teacher shaves head for Hoops for Heart
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
May 9, 2016
Start spring cleaning with metal clean-up day
May 9, 2016 - 11:43am
April 22, 2016
Garfield Fire Department hosts breakfast
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am