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UPDATE: Crash near Miltona injures three people Thursday
Aaron's Weather Talk: Nor'easter
Fire damages house in Alexandria
Three charged with felonies for Halloween night robbery
Holiday Train dazzles despite fog
Boys hockey: Alex makes early-season statement against unbeaten Sartell
Wrestling: Tiebreaker criteria gives Tech win over Cardinals
Sports schedule for Thursday, December 18
Alex girls basketball: Heggie reaches 1,000 career points as Cards run past Fergus (w/video)
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 16
Homemade for the holidays: Trio of foods makes perfect gifts
The start of a national movement
A real renaissance man
Alexandria pianist releases Christmas CD
Theatre L’Homme Dieu announces 2015 season
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 17, 2014
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Melvin Paradis, 75
Funeral - Darlene Schuman, 56
Funeral - Reanie Mrnak, 87
Visitation - Elza Manning, 62
Donald Huwe, 82
Echo Press Editorial: Did you hear about this??? (It’s probably not true)
Letter: What is wrong with health coverage?
Letter: Council can avoid negative religious messages
Observations from the archives, 2004: Explosion flattens veterinary clinic
Echo Press Editorial: Teach children how to save during holidays
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Douglas County DAC announces Employers, Employees of the Quarter
Alexandria molding firm featured in ‘IndustryWeek’ businesss magazine
ATCC Foundation receives $10,000 to support STEM education
New building will house plumbing company
Cinema 9 supports local breast cancer research
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
November 8, 2010
Body found by hunters near Hancock may solve six-year-old case
news / region
November 8, 2010 - 12:14pm
October 22, 2010
Ashby football: Arrow gridders grab first win of season
The Ashby football team got its first win since 2007 last Friday night in a 32-24 game against Hancock. The Arrows ran all over the Owls with 337 yards rushing, while gaining an additional 147 yards through the air. Ashby led 24-12 at the half behind touchdown runs of 28 and 35...
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2010
Highway 9 between Hancock and Benson is closed
DETROIT LAKES -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation office in Detroit Lakes reminds motorists that Minnesota Highway 9 between Hancock and Benson is closed to through traffic due to a road construction project. Motorists should follow detour signs on Stevens County Road 8,...
June 7, 2010 - 1:51pm
Hancock honors soldier killed in Iraq
Flags waving in the breeze, Patriot Guard standing at attention and the flashing lights of emergency vehicles were the backdrops for a service of remembrance, honor and celebration for a soldier and Hancock native Kurt Kruize on Sunday. Hancock and surrounding community to celebrate...
news / region
June 7, 2010 - 1:45pm
May 8, 2010
Highway 9 project in Pope, Swift counties begins May 11
DETROIT LAKES - Motorists on Highway 9 will be detoured beginning Tuesday, May 11, when a resurfacing project begins between Benson and three-quarters of a mile north of the Pope/Stevens county line, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Traffic will be detoured...
May 8, 2010 - 8:03am
April 7, 2010
Hancock soldier killed in Iraq
HANCOCK, Minn. - A Hancock, Minn., soldier was killed in Iraq in a noncombat-related incident, according to family sources. Army Sgt. Kurt E. Kruize, a 1993 graduate of Hancock High School, died Sunday, his father Lyle Kruize told the Hancock Record Wednesday morning. Kruize's body...
news / region
April 7, 2010 - 2:20pm
May 6, 2009
Minnewaska girls' softball team extends winning streak to 13
After losing their opening game to Paynesville, the defending West Central South Conference champion Minnewaska Lakers have reeled off 13 straight victories for a 13-1 record and the lead in the conference. The Lakers picked up three wins late last week, winning both halves of a...
Lakers / sports
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
April 3, 2009
Funeral services for Ervin Jacobson of Hancock will be held Saturday, April 4, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at the Morris Evangelical Free Church in Morris. Reverend Marlin Mohrman will be officiating. Visitation will be held Friday from 5 to 8 PM with a prayer service at 7:30 at the Pedersen...
April 3, 2009 - 10:05am
March 11, 2009
Girls' basketball: Panthers upend state-ranked Owls
The Parkers Prairie girls' basketball team prevailed in a battle of two strong teams ranked in the top 10 of the Class A polls. The third seeded Panthers used a big second-half run to build a big lead against Hancock. They then held off the Owls late for a 53-46 win that sent them...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 19, 2009
Funeral services for John DeGier of Hancock, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. at the Christian Reformed Church in Hancock. Reverend Harrison Newhouse will be officiating. Visitation will be held Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris, and for...
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Funeral services for Otto Schaefer of Hancock, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at 10 a.m. at the Apostolic Christian Church near Morris. The Apostolic Christian Church Ministers will be officiating. The Apostolic Christian Church Choir will be providing the music. Visitation...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Funeral services for Myrtle Luthi of Hancock will be held Monday, Jan. 5, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Hancock. Reverend Julius Miller will be officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Jerome "Jerry" Petsche
Funeral services for Jerome "Jerry" Petsche of Hancock will be held Friday, Dec. 12, 2008 at 11:00 AM at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Hancock. Reverend Julius Miller will be officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday from 4 to 8 PM at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am