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Long repair list for B-E schools
NorthStar Group breaks ground on sports complex, home of FCA Hockey
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Walter (w/video)
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, October 13 through Sunday, October 15
Miltona celebration combines Oktoberfest with Fire Prevention Week
Volleyball: Panthers fall to Knights in five sets
Sports schedule for Monday, Oct. 16
Football: Panthers win on senior night
Tennis: Lanoue falls in quarterfinals
Swimming & Diving: Alex takes fourth at True Team tournament
Open Mic Night welcomes new musicians
Pope County archeologists share findings, identify artifacts
Small change adds up for youth groups
Van Wakeren: A single smile can go a long way
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Gene & Mary
T. Mike & Jeannie Thompson
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Morken: CRP is worth fighting for by more than hunters
Sizing up the local deer herd
Annabelle Kretschmar (Pikal)
Robert G. Swanson
George "Joe" Cresswell
It's Our Turn: Goodbye, yoga pants; hello work
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
Letter: Our country isn't perfect but it's still the best
Letter: Overpaid for defending a lousy football
Letter: Tear down Big Ole statue?
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Tightly spiraled worms? You've got millipedes!
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
Arvig school partnership nets cash for Osakis schools
State Farm agent retires after 35 years, welcomes two new agents
Myrin joins Echo Press sports staff
hires and promotions
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Donating for a cause
Kensington post office honored for breast cancer stamp sales
April 17, 2015 - 12:00am
March 31, 2015
UPDATE: Three departments respond to garage fire Monday
Kensington Fire Department responded to a fire at 6622 Hollyhock Lane, near Kensington, on the north side of Lake Oscar. The fire was reported...
March 31, 2015 - 9:37am
March 25, 2015
Park facelift on the way
For as long as most Kensington residents can remember, the city park located in the center of town has held nothing more than a picnic shelter...
March 25, 2015 - 12:00am
March 21, 2015
Hotdish for a good cause
Kensington hosts hotdish supper fundraiser to benefit park renovations
March 21, 2015 - 9:20pm
March 18, 2015
Kensington plans fundraiser for park
Hotdish supper set for March 21
March 18, 2015 - 12:00am
September 10, 2014
Runestone fame keeps rolling on
Word about the Kensington Runestone continues to roll around the country. As part of a promotion launched in 2011, the U-Haul moving company...
September 10, 2014 - 12:00am
June 14, 2014
Families venture out for Rune Stone Days
Wet and cold weather may have stopped some people from venturing out to the Kensington Rune Stone Days festivities on Saturday afternoon, but...
June 14, 2014 - 1:45pm
June 13, 2014
2014 Kensington Rune Stone Days scheduled for June 13-15
The 2014 Kensington Rune Stone Days will take place Friday through Sunday, June 13-15 and will include a variety of events for the whole family. Rune Stone Days Wristbands are $5, and the kids wristbands include admission to Kid Again Inflatable Fun Show and Lions pancake breakfast....
June 13, 2014 - 12:00am
March 14, 2014
Three arrested after fight in Kensington
Three suspects were charged in Douglas County District Court Tuesday with assault and other crimes stemming from an incident that happened at a Kensington residence on Sunday, March 9. They are Chase Courneya, 21, and Tye Courneya, 18, brothers who live in Alexandria, and Tanner...
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
October 25, 2013
Fate of Kensington school hangs on November 5 vote
Referendum would add on to West Central Area School in Barrett
October 25, 2013 - 9:29am
June 12, 2013
Kensington Runestone Park entrance migrates south
A 20-day work plan began on May 24 to move the Kensington Runestone Park entrance. An entirely new road has been cut through the wooded land....
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
January 9, 2013
The shot heard 'round the county; live cannonball blown up in Kensington
How dangerous could a 3-inch wide iron sphere be? Deadly when it's a live cannonball. Kensington Fire Chief Joey Nessman had a cannonball sitting...
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
Day at the Museum
Editor's note: The following is a first-person account of a visit to the Kensington Area Heritage Society Museum. Several years ago there was...
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Saulsbury fights rare blood disease
At 43, Tricia Saulsbury of Kensington is facing a health crisis in her life that she never anticipated, nor could have. On April 5 she was diagnosed...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
History lives on in Kensington
Many vestiges of our area's past are gone forever. Historic buildings have been torn down, burned or fallen down. Main street businesses have...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am