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Conquering the fear of violence
Ecumen Bethany Community earns public accolades
Medical facilities, ambulance prepare
You asked: What is Ebola?
Beep, beep, here comes the jeep
Volleyball: Alexandria overcomes hiccup in third to win 8AAA opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria storms back to beat Minnesota
Volleyball: B-E wins 21st game in 6A opener, Minnewaska falls in 3AA
Osakis starts 6AA playoffs with win over Pierz
Section 6A cross country: Osakis' Savageau punches ticket to state
Blues-rock band comes to Forada
Concordia Orchestra comes to Alexandira
Pianist Tony DeSare to play third show in concert season
Engaged - Peterson and Meissner
Births - Douglas County Hospital through October 19, 2014
Engaged - Nelson and Wallace
Wedding - James and Galligan
Births - Douglas County Hospital through September 23, 2014
Making their mark
From the stand: Bucks becoming nocturnal
Mohr’s monster walleye
Hunting photos wanted from readers
Lillian Scheuring, 93
Funeral - Robert Petersen, 76
Service - Elaine Morris, 97
Memorial Service - William Langner, 65
Funeral - Mae Garvin, 86
Letter: Perceptions of reality
It's time to change representation
Sergeants endorse Wolbersen
It's Our Turn: Are we becoming slaves to practicality?
Echo Press Editorial: Don’t fall for half-truths from candidates
What is a fair farmland rental agreement?
USDA addresses herbicide-resistant weeds
‘Cover crops in action’ is topic of Women Caring for the Land event
Dairy Farm Bill meeting to be held November 5
Top 10 ‘must do’ fall chores
Voyager Industries celebrates facility expansion
TSMA to tour Alexandria Area High School
Stuff-A-Truck for charity
Luther Crest receives two $25,000 grants
Elden’s Fresh Foods honored at fall food show
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
September 19, 2013
TIGER signs to alert drivers of trouble spot on Highway 29
New signs will soon alert drivers about a potentially dangerous traffic spot in Douglas County, the intersection of Highway 29 and County Road 20, near the Nordic Trails golf course north of Alexandria. The intersection was among 15 rural locations in Minnesota that were recently...
September 19, 2013 - 2:56pm
February 2, 2011
City gets update on Highway 29 tree issue
The city of Alexandria, a group of concerned business owners and the Minnesota Department of Transportation are trying to come up with a plan about what to do with the trees along the Highway 29 South corridor. Business owners on the west side of the highway say the trees, when in...
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 22, 2010
Extra lane to be added on Highway 29 North
A re-striping project will add a northbound lane to Highway 29 North in Alexandria. It should also end the problem of vehicles trying to merge...
December 22, 2010 - 12:00am
Car crashes into cow on Highway 29
Two Alexandria residents escaped serious injury Tuesday night after their car crashed into a cow that had wandered onto Highway 29 north of town. Timothy Paige, 20, the driver, and his friend, Jennifer Wilde, 19, were traveling north in a 1991 Dodge Shadow at about 11 p.m. when the...
September 22, 2010 - 9:27am
September 16, 2010
UPDATE: 77-year-old driver dies after head-on crash near Parkers Prairie
Lucille Vogt, 77, of Parkers Prairie died after a head-on crash just south of Parkers Prairie Wednesday morning. She was driving a 2003 Ford...
September 16, 2010 - 8:15am
June 9, 2010
Shoulder work begins this week on Highway 29; expect delays
Motorists traveling in Mahnomen, Becker, Clay, Otter Tail and Douglas counties may encounter delays this month during a shoulder repair project. Crews will repair shoulders on the following highways beginning this week: Highway 29 between Parkers Prairie and Alexandria. Highway...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2010
Highway 29 shoulders to be repaired; expect delays
Motorists traveling in Mahnomen, Becker, Clay, Otter Tail and Douglas counties may encounter delays this month during a shoulder repair project. Crews will repair shoulders on the following highways beginning today, Monday: --Highway 29 between Parkers Prairie and Alexandria. --Highway...
June 7, 2010 - 5:39am
February 18, 2010
Five injured in crash on Highway 29 near Wadena
Five people, including one infant, were hurt in a two-vehicle crash west of Wadena Tuesday afternoon around 1:30 p.m. According to the Minnesota...
news / region
February 18, 2010 - 3:27pm