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Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
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
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 17, 2016
Highway 29, 55 intersection becomes four-way stop
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will convert the intersection of Highway 29 and Highway 55 on the north side of Glenwood to a four-way stop starting Monday, Aug. 22. The change is meant to help address safety concerns at the intersection. Crews will add pavement messages...
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
April 20, 2016
A comic book star
Twelve-year-old Hannah Poshek of Glenwood is feeling a bit like a celebrity after winning a national contest to be featured in her very own...
April 20, 2016 - 1:42pm
April 6, 2016
Open house for Glenwood downtown project set for April 14
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and city of Glenwood invite the public to learn more about the 2018 Glenwood downtown reconstruction project. An informational open house will be held on Thursday, April 14 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Pope County Courthouse Community Room, 130...
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
December 9, 2015
Irrigation clinic offered in Glenwood
Irrigators, mark your calendars to attend an Irrigator's Clinic to be held at the Lakeside Steak and Chophouse in Glenwood on Wednesday, Dec. 16. The event begins at 8 a.m. with registration and concludes at 2:45 p.m. Lunch will be provided.
December 9, 2015 - 12:00am
November 11, 2015
Design work in progress for 2018 Glenwood road project
Residents and motorists will notice crews doing work near Highway 28, Highway 29 and Highway 104 over the next several months. Crews from the Minnesota Department of Transportation and SEH, Inc. are doing preliminary survey work in advance of a 2018 project that will resurface...
November 11, 2015 - 12:00am
You Asked: What is the story behind the boot fence?
Driving along Highway 29, a row of boots can be seen placed on fence posts beside a tattered flag. Some find it endearing, some find it haunting,...
September 11, 2015 - 12:00am
May 20, 2015
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Glenwood farm receives sustainability award
May 20, 2015 - 12:00am
March 13, 2015
Emmy winner Billy McLaughlin to perform in Glenwood
International guitarist Billy McLaughlin will appear in concert on Friday, March 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Central Square Cultural and Civic Center...
March 13, 2015 - 12:00am
September 5, 2014
Good Samaritan Society to close Glenwood location
The Good Samaritan Society – Glenwood Lakeview plans to close on or around October 20. Management recently gave the state a 60-day notice, as required by state law, to close the facility. Lakeview has been serving the Glenwood community and surrounding area since 1992, when...
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
August 22, 2014
Glenwood woman says she fatally shot man who was assaulting her
A Glenwood woman told authorities she shot a man to death on August 13 after he assaulted her for hours, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety reported. The man was identified as Anthony Ray Tullis, 25. The Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office in Anoka County found that he died...
August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Trumm Drug in Glenwood targeted in attempted burglary
It may be related to crimes in Douglas County
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
January 2, 2014
New laws include radon information requirement
Glenwood woman’s death played key role in getting law passed
January 2, 2014 - 3:28pm
October 5, 2012
Central Square presents Monroe Crossing
Central Square in Glenwood will present Monroe Crossing in concert on Saturday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the historic auditorium. This five-member...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Glenwood concert series to open with Ensemble 61
Central Square in Glenwood will open the new Concert Series X with a performance by Ensemble 61, an award-winning Minnesota-based group of contemporary...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Performance to give tour of 1960s
Central Square will present Tip Toe Through the '60s: Songs and Stories from a Revolutionary Decade, written and performed by Minnesota singer Prudence Johnson and pianist Dan Chouinard. The performance is a musical history tour of the 1960s, with photo images from the period and...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am