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Dist. 206 food gets makeover
Work continues on Broadway project today
Baby ‘boom’ recorded at hospital
Launching a Labor Day tradition
Digging up a storm
Travis Hochhalter is ready to carry on a legacy with Alex cross country
Bemidji takes section match in Alex tennis’ season opener
Ready for a repeat
Chargers bank on experience
Well played, Flip
Red Letter Band to perform concert on Thursday
Ashley's street art
Let’s Go Fishing plans veterans’ day event
Project 1440 to take place at AAHS
Engaged - Haburn and Carlson
Births - Douglas County Hospital through August 15, 2014
Engaged - Mistele and Maloney
Engaged - Helberg and Schmidt
Getting to know the pelican
DNR announces fall duck, goose seasons
Fishing report: Anglers waiting through tough August bite
Bit by the bass bug
Kids tackle a tournament
Roman Koep, 72
Jerome Gerberding, 61
Alice Hovland, 72
Laverne McCall, 58
Funeral - David Olson, 77
Board acted prudently on behalf of all Douglas County citizens
Sometimes it takes a famous person to raise concern
It's Our Turn: Our new national religion
It's Our Turn: Our new national religion
Echo Press Editorial: How would you improve the fair?
Douglas County Extension assists community garden
Farmers Union potluck hosted at Jensen home
Ag innovation was topic of meeting
When are my melons ready to pick?
Roers family honored as 2014 Farm Family of the Year
New helicopters increase speed, improve safety
Knute Nelson to showcase new technology at State Fair
Charter to switch to all-digital network
Douglas Scientific and LGC team up
Dr. Shan Flatt joins Alexandria Clinic
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...
news / state
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