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Brandon-Evansville High School celebrates commencement
UPDATE: Miltona man dies in tractor rollover
Law enforcement blotter: May 21, 2015
Legislature honors officer shot on duty
Track and field: A-B-E takes Pheasant title
Baseball: Section seeding is set for area teams
Sports roundup from Thursday, May 21
Area golf: Janu dominates as Lakers complete sweep of WCC season
Girls golf: Cards' dominance of CLC continues as focus shifts to sections
57 Chevy to kick off Red Willow Arts Coalition concerts
Christians are all equal under God
Faith Lutheran offers Church for Busy People
Alexandria Covenant begins GriefShare series
Former pastor to present worship service concert Sunday, May 24
Engaged - Fraser and Lunneborg
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 20, 201
Wedding - Erickson and Larsen
Engaged - Flynn and Connell
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 11, 2015
Living her dream: Osakis' Swenstad pursues a passion in the outdoors with no hesitation
Mike Frisch: Keep it simple
Council seeks funding requests from Outdoor Heritage Fund
Fishing opener comes with a quiet bite
Dean Rasmussen, 69
Mary Haaland, 85
Marvin Buker, 84
Donna Rae Pugh, 88
Gary Eastlund, 71
Echo Press Editorial: Are you forgetting something this Memorial Day?
It's Our Turn: Cat, a day in the life
Dog should be under owner’s control
Should keep pet at home
Will USA soon become Humpty Dumpty?
Gardening Tips: Grow your best tomato yet
The best field for new college graduates: agriculture
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Ag producers must file for federal crop insurance
Protect your pet
ALP Utilities earns Safety Award of Excellence
Marco recognized for service excellence
North Dakota’s Small Business Person of Year has local connection
Hospice of Douglas County receives honors
OfficeMax invests in teachers, students
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
October 31, 2012
Survey shows Minnesota workplace injury rate at all-time low
A recent survey estimates Minnesota's workplace injury and illness rate has returned to an all-time low mark. According to the annual Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, the state had an estimated 3.8 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses per 100 full-time-equivalent...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
Alexandria man injured in motorcycle crash
An Alexandria man remains hospitalized following a motorcycle crash in Garfield Wednesday. Jasper Wade Reisenauer was driving a motorcycle on County Road 82 near Sanstead Street at about 8 p.m. when he lost control of his vehicle and was thrown to the ground, according to the Douglas...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2010
Follow these tips to avoid baseball injuries
Avoid the bench this baseball season by preventing injuries commonly associated with one of the country's favorite sports. Due to the repetitive use of the arm, most baseball injuries occur in the hand, elbow and shoulder.
May 2, 2010 - 8:20am
October 7, 2009
Alexandria woman injured in rollover near Grove Lake
An Alexandria woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover near Grove Lake Saturday just after midnight. Jennifer Zenner, 26, was driving on County Road 22, near 180th Street, when her vehicle started to go off the road and then it eventually rolled into the ditch, according to the...
October 7, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
State's fatal work injuries continue decrease in 2008
Sixty-five fatal work-injuries were recorded in Minnesota in 2008, a decrease of seven cases from 2007 and 13 fewer cases than in 2006. The 2008 total is well below the average of 78 cases a year for 2003 through 2007. These and other workplace fatality statistics come from the annual...
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September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Fire deaths, injuries increase
Fires killed one person every two and half hours across the U.S. last year. The finding was contained in a newly released report on the U.S. fire loss for 2007 and is available in the latest issue of NFPA Journal, the official magazine of the National Fire Protection Association...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
State's fatal work injuries decrease in 2007
Seventy-two fatal work-injuries were recorded in Minnesota in 2007, a decrease of six cases from 2006 and 15 fewer cases than in 2005. The 2007 total is less than the average of 80 cases a year for 2002 through 2006. These and other workplace fatality statistics come from the annual...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
It's deadly time on roads
A series of fatal and serious injury crashes in the last month involving motorcyclists and bicyclists underscores the added dangers to the summer driving season - the deadliest time on Minnesota roads. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) urges motorists to slow down and...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am