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Two killed in collision with train near Paynesville
Osakis woman injured in rollover
A life in law enforcement
Lower gas prices may boost holiday travel
Boys Hockey: Who's in goal
Sports schedule for Tuesday, November 25
Ashby boys basketball falls to W/H-M
Engfer named Osakis football MVP
Runestone Go-Karts hand out awards
Beef brisket: Not your typical leftovers
Benefit for Allen Fyhrie family set
Decorate your tree with museum artifact
Radiothon to End Child Abuse kicks off
‘Words from Grandma’
Engaged - Boesl and Noetzelman
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 17, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 10, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through October 27, 2014
Wedding - Huwe and Stromberg
Chasing pheasants with friends
Total deer harvest down 32,500 through second weekend
Friends in the field
Initial deer registration numbers drop from 2013 season
First buck is a big one for Moen
Lee Boyd, 68
Carole Snobeck, 91
Fred Lindstrom, 89
Paul Lauthen, 67
Mary Maudal, 95
Letter: Thank hospice and home care workers
Letter: Support the end of coal-fired electricity, not fantasy physics
Letter: Stop the stigma and raise awareness of lung cancer
Observations from the archives, 1964: Jerry Van Kempen is emcee at cooking school
Echo Press Editorial: Don’t let scammers wreck your holiday
Successfully grow holiday plants
Bitter winter has impact on gypsy moth
What about bur oak blight?
Answers to your gardening questions
Sign-up extended for Margin Protection Program
Two local radio stations may have new owners
Scientific opinion poll: Small business owners are hiring
Voyager Industries earns ISO 9001: 2008 certification
Letter: Was health care plan transparent?
Letter: Time for parents to raise kids
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On The Street
June 19, 2013
An historical fix-up
Alexandria Rotary Club members Tim Bush, Connie Mondry, Gary Gibbons and Patty Peterson worked on staining the garden shed at the Douglas County Historical Society Friday. The shed was purchased for the historical society with a grant from the Alexandria Rotary Club. ABOUT ROTARY The...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
Historical society revives interest in Carnegie Library
An effort to revive the long-vacant Carnegie Library Building is continuing, even after the Alexandria City Council backed away from buying the building. At the request of RayMar Associates, LLC, owners of the RayMar Building/Carnegie Library at 117 7th Avenue West, the Douglas County...
Library / news
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
November 30, 2012
Grant will help preserve local history
From oral histories to preserving historic buildings, Minnesotans are hard at work celebrating their legacy now and building it for the future. The Minnesota Historical Society announced this week that it has awarded 53 Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage grants of up to $7,000,...
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Douglas County Historical Society to host bake sale and open house
The Douglas County Historical Society is having its annual bake sale and open house on Friday, December 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be...
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am
February 2, 2011
Minnesota Historical Society awards Douglas County Library a Historical and Cultural Heritage Grant
The Minnesota Historical Society recently awarded a Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grant of $500 to the Douglas County Library. The grant was approved by the society's awards committee and will support the Minnesota History Bookshelf project. Minnesota Historical and...
Library / news
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
Lefse, krumkake and aebleskiver
Food demonstrations, including how to make lefse (shown) and krumkake, were part of the Douglas County Historical Society's Christmas open house...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
Annual 'Hangar Dance' to take place Saturday
It's time to get your dancin' shoes shined and your clothes pressed and ready to go. The Douglas County Historical Society is proud to present its annual Hangar Dance. The fundraising event is set for this Saturday, June 12 from 7 to 11 p.m.
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
May 1, 2009
Hangar dance to be held June 13
The Alexandria Airport will be the hub of this summer's biggest local social event, when the Douglas County Historical Society sponsors a World War II themed "hanger dance" on Saturday, June 13. Even if you don't dance, there will be big band music for your enjoyment, as Doc's All...
columns / life
May 1, 2009 - 12:00am