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Gays, lesbians rally at Capitol; Alexandria event on May 4
Tanner's Team backing Moldens, other families facing serious illness
Westrom helps shape ag, environment bills
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 26
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
Snowmen look to round out roster for inaugural season
Local curling team records rare eight-ender
Sports schedule for Friday, April 28
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
Habitat for Humanity
December 18, 2009
Habitat for Humanity reaches milestone
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County was part of an international milestone celebrated December 4 in Minneapolis. A unique alliance between Habitat for Humanity International and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, called Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity, has resulted in...
December 18, 2009 - 12:00am
November 13, 2009
Letter - Creating a stronger non-profit community in Minnesota
To the editor: Minnesotans lead the nation in charitable giving. Individuals in Minnesota gave more than $4 billion to charity last year.
November 13, 2009 - 12:00am
November 6, 2009
Area residents traveling to Gulf Coast to construct homes for families
Don Chan joining volunteer construction team supported by alliance between Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and Habitat for Humanity International The Gulf Coast is still suffering from the effects of Hurricane Katrina.
November 6, 2009 - 12:00am
September 30, 2009
New Habitat home dedicated in Evansville
The newest Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity Home in the community was dedicated on September 24. The dedication was attended by a house...
September 30, 2009 - 12:00am
September 18, 2009
Habitat house in Evansville to be dedicated
Here's some good news about area housing. Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans will dedicate a recently completed home in Evansville and the public is invited to attend the celebration. Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County and local members...
September 18, 2009 - 12:00am
September 2, 2009
Local Habitat organization meets charitable standards
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County has been awarded the Charities Review Council "meets all standards" seal indicating that it meets all 16 of its accountability standards. Nonprofit organizations such as Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County earn the seal by voluntarily participating...
September 2, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Gate City Bank donates $259,200 to nonprofit causes throughout region
In the past several months, Gate City Bank has donated $259,200 to regional organizations as part of its commitment to support communities and causes. Local donations included a donation to Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County. Additional donations were made to regional organizations...
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am
August 5, 2009
Dedication celebrates completion of another Habitat Home
Homebuyers Dan and Amy Johnson and their twin sons, Landon and Logan, say they're excited to live in a new home they purchased and helped rehab...
August 5, 2009 - 12:00am
July 31, 2009
Habitat for Humanity elects board members
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County President John Beem reports the election of a new board member: Jan Finazzo. The board also elected officers:...
July 31, 2009 - 12:00am
July 24, 2009
Public invited to dedication of Habitat home in Alexandria
The public is invited to a dedication program to celebrate the completion of Alexandria's newest Habitat for Humanity home. Volunteers, donors, Habitat for Humanity representatives, and the partner family will gather at 102 Viking Place, Alexandria on Tuesday, July 28 at 5 p.m. They'll...
July 24, 2009 - 12:00am
May 29, 2009
Public invited to dedication of new Habitat home
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County has accomplished what it set out to do months ago - build a home with a family in urgent need of one. The...
May 29, 2009 - 12:00am
May 15, 2009
Take a ride for Habitat for Humanity: Motorcycle, bicycle ride planned
Habitat for Humanity is planning its 3rd annual motorcycle and bicycle ride. This year, the ride, which is being held in conjunction with Awake...
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
May 7, 2009
Items needed for Habitat garage, warehouse sales
The public is invited to donate items for Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County's annual garage and warehouse sales. The goal of these events is to assist the local Habitat chapter by reselling good, donated merchandise to raise funds to assist in building of affordable Habitat...
May 7, 2009 - 12:22pm