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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, August 24
Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Boys soccer: Cards' attack jumps on East Grand Forks in opener
Volleyball: Cards pass opening test against Bemidji
Osakis tennis runners-up at Highway 10 Open
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
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
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
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
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
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
January 2, 2013
Habitat joins 2013 building effort
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) recently announced that the affiliate was awarded $136,500 to build two homes in 2013 through the Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity program. The grant provides 50 percent of the cost of construction and was given to HFHDC by...
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
December 12, 2012
Habitat to host open house events
For some families, their dream for the holidays is providing a safe and affordable home for their family. Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) wants to help local families realize this dream. HFHDC will host several Home for the Holidays open house events where families...
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
November 11, 2012
Pheasants Forever announces first veterans wildlife area project
As part of its 30th anniversary and in recognition of Veterans Day, 2012, Pheasants Forever (PF) and its partners are working to develop support for the Minnesota Veterans Wildlife Area project. The purpose of this project is to honor Minnesota's veterans and military, and permanently...
November 11, 2012 - 12:53pm
October 18, 2012
Habitat to hold final warehouse sale of the season
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) will hold its final warehouse sale on Saturday, October 20 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. This will be the last sale until spring, and items are priced to move. Items at the sale will include cabinets, trim, interior and exterior doors, windows,...
October 18, 2012 - 2:22pm
October 17, 2012
Habitat dedication celebrates more than building a home
On Thursday, October 18 at noon, the dedication of the Darla Koloski family Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) home will be a celebration...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
October 14, 2012
Funding available for shoreland vegetation projects
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is making $225,000 available for grant proposals for restoring native aquatic habitat across the state.
October 14, 2012 - 12:08pm
October 5, 2012
Habitat recruiting families for future homes
A partnership with Habitat for Humanity is not only about building a home, but it is also about getting a hand up to build a better life. Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) is currently recruiting families for both immediate home ownership and for future homes to be built...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Habitat for Humanity warehouse sale to help fund homes
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) will hold a warehouse sale on Saturday, September 15 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Items at the sale will include cabinets, trim, interior and exterior doors, windows, sinks, furniture, appliances and some miscellaneous items. All items have...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
Habitat for Humanity recruiting families for future homes
A partnership with Habitat for Humanity is not only about building a home, but it is also about getting a hand up to building a better life. Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) is currently recruiting families for both immediate home homeownership and for future homes...
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Women's Build golf tourney winners
The team of Jerry Hanson, Vinal Franson, Kevin Casper and Steve Haug captured the Carpenter's Crew 9-hole scramble golf tournament fundraiser...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
Habitat elects new board members and officers
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) recently elected three new board members: Chad Coauette, Julie Critz and Mark Deterding. The board...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Five days of building bring a family home
The first week of June saw a flurry of activity as local builders and subcontractors helped Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) build...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 19, 2012
Habitat warehouse sale to help fund homes
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) will hold a warehouse sale this Saturday, July 21 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Items at the sale will include cabinets, trim, interior and exterior doors, windows, sinks, furniture and some miscellaneous items. All items were donated to HFHDC...
July 19, 2012 - 11:10am
July 18, 2012
Thrivent Financial and Habitat launch new program
A new program, Thrivent Builds Repairs, is helping low-income homeowners spruce up their homes and neighborhoods.
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 3, 2012
Habitat celebrates 15 years, seeks more families wanting homes
This year marks Habitat for Humanity Douglas County's (HFHDC) 15th year of building hope, homes and community in Douglas County. Habitat is recruiting families who may meet the criteria to become a Habitat partner family based on need for housing, ability to pay a mortgage of around...
July 3, 2012 - 12:00am