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DNR begins to suck out invasive species infestation
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Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
Myrtle Annette McKay
Carol J. Hansen
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IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
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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
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
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May 22, 2013
Hanson cards double eagle at Geneva
Alexandria's Grant Hanson has never carded a hole-in-one before, but he did something even rarer after recording a double eagle on the Marsh's par-5 ninth hole at the Geneva Golf Club last Thursday night. Hanson, the head professional at Geneva, was playing with Ken Jensen, Todd...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 1, 2013
Former Cardinal is Geneva head golf pro
Alexandria's Grant Hanson always knew the chances of becoming a head golf professional in his hometown were pretty slim, which is exactly why he's so grateful for this latest opportunity. Hanson was a standout golfer for the Alexandria Cardinals who went on to play four years at...
May 1, 2013 - 12:00am
November 2, 2012
Golf: Fall Club tournament winners
Six players claimed top honors in the Scott Dirck Junior Fall Club tournament at the Geneva Golf Club that also saw players from Chris Foley's Golf Schools in Brainerd and Brad Pluth Golf School in Chaska all competing. Winning the boys' 10-12 division was Elliot Amundson, while...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
Geneva Golf Club season winners
The Geneva Golf Club's first half winners during Monday Scramble league this season were Jeremy Mehasab and Chad Buchner in first; Brennan Hacker and Mike Kluver in second; and Al Leiffort and Dave Robley in third. Second half winners were Steve Larson and Kent Carlson, first; Dennis...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Bringing big city golf to a small town
With winter encompassing six months of the year, golf in Minnesota is only part time - but Alexandria's Scott Dirck wanted to change that. "I...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
October 28, 2011
Geneva Golf Club year-end winners
GENEVA GOLF CLUB TUESDAY LADIES LEAGUE SECOND HALF FINAL RESULTS Central Lakes Supply 268 Phoenix Hotel 265 Van Ahn & Co. 261 Bon Jos 244 Mobile Therapy 235 Douglas County Abstract 214 Geneva Golf Club 190 FIRST HALF WINNER - Douglas County Abstract.
October 28, 2011 - 12:00am
January 14, 2011
Mussels found in Victoria
Late last fall, Dave Rush received a phone call from the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Rush, the Douglas County Land and Resource Management...
January 14, 2011 - 12:00am
July 30, 2010
Channel decision divides residents
The restriction of motorized boat traffic between lakes Geneva and Victoria made big waves at Tuesday's Douglas County Board meeting. The channel between the two lakes was closed off earlier this summer to help stop the spread of zebra mussels, which were found recently in Lake Geneva....
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am
July 13, 2010
Geneva Road headed for an upgrade that bicyclists will like
It's been about eight years in the making but it appears that a one-mile stretch of Geneva Road is headed for a major upgrade. At its meeting Monday night, the Alexandria City Council called for bids on the project, estimated to cost $900,000. Almost all of the project's cost will...
July 13, 2010 - 6:33am
June 11, 2010
Search for mussels comes up empty
On Wednesday afternoon, members of the Douglas County Dive Team went in search of zebra mussels on Lake Victoria. They were accompanied by...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
May 28, 2010
County restricts two lake channels
Despite more opposition than support, Douglas County commissioners voted 3-2 to restrict the channel access between Lakes Geneva and Victoria. The...
May 28, 2010 - 12:00am
May 19, 2010
Channeling ideas about zebras
Dave Rush and Nathan Olson were expecting a larger crowd Friday evening. Rush, the Douglas County Land and Resource director, and Olson, an...
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am
July 10, 2009
Comedy night at Geneva Golf Club
Do golf and comedy really go together? If you have seen the movie, Caddyshack, the answer is definitely yes. On Saturday, July 11, the Golf Cart Comedy Tour will feature nationally touring comedian John DeBoer and Last Comic Standing comedian Tim Harmston. The duo will perform at...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am
June 26, 2009
Lake Geneva Christian Center presents 'Family Camp'
Since 1927 it has been a tradition for Lake Geneva Christian Center to host "Family Camp" and this year is no exception. From Friday, June 26 through Sunday, July 6, the public is invited to join in the fun. There are many different activities and services for families to enjoy,...
June 26, 2009 - 12:00am
May 6, 2009
Carlson leads girls to first
The Alexandria girls' golf team used strong days from its top three golfers to post its lowest team score of the year in a winning effort at...
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am