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Student accomplishments, scholarships
What's happening in old Kmart building?
JUUL's popularity alarms health officials
Alexandria board approves preliminary school budget
Byrne hired to head Alex volleyball team
Yoemans wins title at Minnewaska, Osakis’ Eldred ties for fifth
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
Kreft, Pattrin top Pheasant Conference honors
Merritt named conference Pitcher of the Year
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Dick and Sue Anderson
Marjorie (Marge) VanGorp
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
Trap shooting championship: Alexandria proves itself as a top team in Minnesota
Osakis natives bring home big payday from Lions Walleye Tournament
Trap shooters to converge on Alex Shooting Park
Morken: How frequent are bear sightings in Douglas County?
Donna Mae Lunemann
Shirley G. Botzet
Taisa S. Karlstad
1918: Townships run out of primary ballots
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't fall for this spoofing attack
Commentary: SNAP program is a failed system
Letter to the Editor: Abuse of farm safety net harms rural America
Fond memories of Herberger's
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Carlos Creek Winery to open brewery
State nonprofit's aim is zero waste
Carlos Creek Winery plans brewery
Heartland Orthopedics hits milestone
Hilltop Lumber to get BIAD award
hires and promotions
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February 1, 2018
Calves, barns lost in fire near Kensington
Three barns and 22 calves were lost in a fire Wednesday night on a farm north of Kensington. The fire apparently started when a skid loader was...
February 1, 2018 - 6:34am
December 11, 2017
Hoffman man injured in Grant County crash
A Hoffman man was injured in a crash late Sunday north of Elbow Lake in Grant County. A Minnesota State Patrol report said Malcolm Wesley Cabaniss-Smith,...
December 11, 2017 - 8:20am
October 27, 2017
Late start to corn harvest
Though rain is necessary for farmers to harvest a good crop, too much rain can also be problematic. According to Douglas County Farm Service...
October 27, 2017 - 7:52am
September 29, 2017
ProAg gains rail access with Hoffman merger
A merger with the Hoffman Cooperative Grain Association will provide the ProAg Farmers Cooperative its first facility with rail access. Danny...
September 29, 2017 - 1:35pm
September 28, 2017
Zebra mussels confirmed in Grant County's Elk Lake
Zebra mussels have been confirmed in Elk Lake near Hoffman in Grant County, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Thursday. The...
September 28, 2017 - 3:49pm
September 18, 2017
Glenwood woman, Hoffman man hurt in crash
A Glenwood woman and a Hoffman man were injured Saturday when the van they were in pulled out in front of a semi-truck in Stevens County, the Minnesota State Patrol said.
September 18, 2017 - 7:52am
August 21, 2017
Garden experiment produces sky-high sunflowers
When 10-year-old Noah Scherber planted four mammoth sunflower seeds outside his Hoffman home in early May, he didn't expect any of them to take....
August 21, 2017 - 6:51am
August 6, 2017
Updated: Hoffman rollover victim recovering
A 19-year-old Morris man who was injured in a rollover northeast of Hoffman early Saturday morning is recovering. At 4:17 a.m., the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call about the crash, which happened east of the Elk Lake Road SW/Sandy Hill Road SW intersection in...
August 6, 2017 - 3:52pm
June 16, 2017
Young farmers score victory at Legislature
A first-of-its-kind newly signed budget bill is a win-win for the future of farming in Minnesota. And it's thanks in part to Andrew Barsness,...
June 16, 2017 - 6:26am
The accidental farmer: Hoffman man embraces 'idyllic lifestyle'
After Andrew Barsness graduated from high school in 2009, he wasn't sure where his life was going. "I was going to college in Morris, but I...
June 16, 2017 - 6:24am
August 19, 2016
Update, w/correction: Crash near Hoffman causes injuries
The State Patrol has released more information about a two-vehicle crash near Hoffman that caused injuries Friday afternoon. According to the State Patrol, the broadside crash happened at the intersection of County Road 1 and State Highway 27 shortly before 3 p.m. between a Volkswagen...
August 19, 2016 - 7:33pm
August 12, 2016
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
After nearly 45 years of serving customers from all around Douglas County, Hoffman’s favorite homestyle restaurant is in different hands. Starting...
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
August 1, 2014
Hoffman recognized as Minnesota GreenStep City for sustainability efforts
Muriel Krusemark, a member of the University of Minnesota, Morris Center for Small Towns (CST) advisory committee and a member of the Hoffman Economic Development Administration, has helped Hoffman become a Minnesota GreenStep City. The Minnesota GreenStep program challenges, assists,...
August 1, 2014 - 12:00am
December 31, 2013
Hoffman deals with loss of nursing home
55 jobs, hundreds of thousands of dollars in salaries are gone
December 31, 2013 - 12:42am
November 15, 2013
Holiday Expo to benefit Hoffman gym
The Hoffman Holiday Expo will be held Saturday, November 16 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the John Kleinsasser Gym in Hoffman Square and Main Street Galleria in downtown Hoffman. Homemade caramel rolls will be served for $2 from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at the Hoffman Senior Center.
November 15, 2013 - 8:26am