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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Elvis Pigsley (w/video)
Crash near Nelson sends driver to hospital
Driver injured in I-94 crash near Osakis
Big car show wheels into Alexandria
Legion Baseball: Alex wins a couple, loses a couple in home tourney
Morken: Easy to see why wins piled up for the Panthers
Area baseball players make state all-tournament teams
Legion Baseball: Morris shuts down Osakis offense
Girls Basketball: Lange completes the climb to varsity
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Lincoln students compete at global Destination Imagination competition
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Osakis church holds community supper
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Wanda Jean Tramm
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
On the Street
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
hires and promotions
On The Street
Garden project earns Townsend top Girl Scout award
Megan Townsend recently completed requirements for Girl Scouts' top achievement for Cadettes, the Girl Scout Silver Award. Townsend's project...
October 26, 2016 - 7:30am
February 24, 2016
Student Honors and Accomplishments
HONORS: Sarah Kuelbs of Alexandria was named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at The University of Wisconsin-Madison. She attends the College of Letters and Science. • • • Caitlyn Swenson of Alexandria was named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at Iowa State University in Ames,...
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
February 3, 2016
Student Graduates and Accomplishments
GRADUATES: The following students graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota, in fall 2015. Alexandria: Allison Danzl, Master of Science, nursing; Danielle Schuler, Bachelor of Science (BS), food science; Jocilyn Wimmer, BS, management. Brandon: Mackenzie...
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
January 27, 2016
HONORS: The following students were named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota, for earning a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Alexandria: Daniel Anderson, management; Alex Blaser, music; Derek Dolan, mechanical engineering; Drew Fearing, mechanical...
January 27, 2016 - 12:00am
January 22, 2016
On the Street - Jan. 22, 2016
• Larry Zavadil and Justin Zavadil, father and son executives from American Solutions for Business, were named to the 2015 Power 50, a listing of prominent executives in the advertising specialty market. As founder and CEO, L. Zavadil has led American Solutions for Business to become...
Business/On The Street
January 22, 2016 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
On the Street - Dec. 11, 2015
• Lucillia DiCenso is a new violin teacher at Carlson Music Center in Alexandria. With nine years of experience, she specializes in classical music and attends Alexandria Area High School. She has competed in Minnesota State High School League’s Solo Ensemble Contest, been invited...
Business/On The Street
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
August 19, 2015
Student News - Honors, Graduates and Scholarships
HONORS: The following students were named to the spring 2015 dean’s list at Bemidji State University for earning a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and enrolling in at least 12 credits. Alexandria: Nicholas Lommen, Krista Saxton. Brandon: Emily Bedore. Evansville: Alea...
August 19, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
On the Street - August 7, 2015
• Jon Thompson, jewelry artist with JT Maui Designs in Alexandria, was recently invited to display at three area art galleries: Art of the Lakes Gallery in Battle Lake, Evansville Art Center, and Bridgette’s Main Frames art gallery in Perham. His jewelry features one-of-a-kind...
Business/On The Street
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
September 12, 2014
On the Street - September 12, 2014
• Brittany Gronewold has been hired as a mental health therapist and in-home family-based worker at The Village Family Service Center in Alexandria. Gronewold specializes in adolescents, blended families, child abuse and neglect, children, crisis intervention, families, parent-child...
Business/On The Street
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
September 9, 2014
Graduates - Scholarships - Accomplishments
GRADUATES: The following students graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo in summer 2014. Alexandria: Jessa Huber, Bachelor of Science (BS), psychology. Brandon: Thomas Anderson, BS, agricultural economics; Chelsey Pizel, BS, agribusiness, honors. Garfield: Crystal...
September 9, 2014 - 1:13pm
August 13, 2014
Graduates - Scholarships - Honors
GRADUATES: Nicole Miller of Alexandria graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in May 2014. She received a Bachelor of Business Administration in business marketing. ● ● ● The following students graduated from South Dakota State University in Brookings, South...
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
August 30, 2013
Local photo club members displayed their work at Douglas County Fair
The Evansville Art Center's (EAC) First Thursday of the Month Photo Club had several photos on display by members at the recent Douglas County Fair in Alexandria. Van Gooch, Nicole Torgrimson, Sherry Werner, Scott Keehn, Claudine and Truman Grove, Barb Johnson, Anne Osterby and Ford...
August 30, 2013 - 12:03pm
August 28, 2013
Douglas County Parks Division named Employer of the Quarter
Contributed Allyson Estes is the Developmental Achievement Center's Employee of the Quarter. The Douglas County Parks Division is the Douglas...
August 28, 2013 - 8:23am
August 7, 2013
Student scholarships, graduates and honors
SCHOLARSHIPS: Fergus Area College Foundation recently awarded William Juul of Evansville a dean's scholarship for the 2013-14 academic year at the Fergus Falls campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College. Juul will receive $2,500 for his freshman and sophomore years...
August 7, 2013 - 12:00am
July 24, 2013
Student graduates and honors
GRADUATES: The following students graduated from Bethel University in St.
July 24, 2013 - 12:00am