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Stop by the STEAM Expo at AAHS, through 8 p.m. Thursday
UPDATE: One still hospitalized after crash near Millerville (w/video)
Trumpeting a comeback
Law enforcement blotter: March 25, 2015
Looking for a $1 million winner
Alex players named to Rising Stars Showcase
Ashby boys hand out season awards
Osakis softball returns experience
Osakis boys golf has young nucleus
Little Knights wrestling send 10 to state
Everyday Gourmet: Sweet treats to share (or not!)
Three Cardinal teams move on to Region 4 Knowledge Bowl meet
Students named to state honor band
Zion School gala to feature live, silent auctions
Ask a Trooper: Can dealers be cited for illegally tinted windows?
Engaged - Jibben and Schexsnayder
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 16
Engaged - Klimek and Doucette
Engaged - Derricott and Porwoll
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 10
Five generations of carvers
Wildlife of Douglas County: Northern shrike
Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show packs the RCC
Nohre talks state of local deer herd
A knack for carving
Thomas Muzik Jr., 79
Joanne Holl, 84
Jamie Schaffran, 41
Alfred Johnson, 90
Aaron Goll, 37
Echo Press Editorial: Addicted to gambling? Here’s hope
Observations from the archives, 2005: Gas price $2.09/gallon at all-time high
In the Know: Airport Industrial Park is a local gem
Rerouting trains is not the answer
Bill would not fund program
Funding expanded for ag programs
Family farms: backbone of agriculture
Demand high for wetlands program
There are benefits to ‘growing up’
Spring issues topic of meeting in Glenwood
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
It’s official: Hubbard acquires 16 radio stations from Omni
Anderson’s on Broadway/Alexandria Cremation holds open house
Bamboo Babies for moms, families opens
New shop, new name, new Harley
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
December 2, 2013
Take the chance to give on Giving Tuesday
With the community at the end of an extended weekend of shopping and buying, Kiwanis International Foundation invites the public to take the chance to give on Giving Tuesday, December 3. Giving Tuesday is a new movement and a chance to use money in a way that fits a season of hope...
December 2, 2013 - 3:32pm
January 7, 2013
Minnesota grantmakers anticipate slight increase in giving this year
The Minnesota Council on Foundations (MCF) reported today that Minnesota grantmakers forecast slightly higher giving in 2013. According to MCF's 2013 Outlook Report, foundations and corporations believe their grantmaking will increase about two percent from 2012. "Our state's...
January 7, 2013 - 2:43pm
December 20, 2012
Your Legal Rights: Charitable giving during the holidays
Editor's note: The following is a "Your Legal Rights" column provided by the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson. With the holidays upon us and the end of the tax year approaching, many Minnesotans are thinking about making year-end charitable contributions.
December 20, 2012 - 11:15am
December 1, 2010
The season of giving
The season of giving is upon us once again. Unfortunately, there are many in need right here in our own community. Many organizations choose the Christmas season as a time to put forth extra effort to meet those needs. Per haps you can volunteer some time, donate books or toys or...
December 1, 2010 - 12:00am
November 20, 2010
Minnesotans give big during "Give to the Max Day"
In just one day, 42,596 donors logged on to GiveMN.org during the second annual Give to the Max Day on Nov. 16. This was 4,000 more donors than in last year's successful giving day. Minnesota nonprofit organizations were given $10,041,021 in 24 hours, reflecting donations as well...
November 20, 2010 - 12:24pm
August 14, 2009
Do good and donate blood this summer
It's the dog days of summer and many are looking for a way to escape the heat. By making an appointment to donate blood through the American Red Cross, you can enjoy cool beverages and great treats while helping others. "For many, school is just around the corner and vacation time...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Spread the joy of the season giving blood
With the holidays just around the corner, family and friends come together to share family traditions and the joy of the season. As you gather together and exchange gifts with loved ones, the American Red Cross asks eligible individuals to remember to share the gift of life with those...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
Column - Put love back in Christmas
Times are tough, money's tight, and Santa's likely to be a jolly tightwad this year. Some people are depressed about this tighten-the-belt Christmas. Yes, it's difficult after years of holiday spending sprees to suddenly pinch pennies. However, that shouldn't depress anyone. Maybe...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am