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July 21, 2010
Friends of Prairie Wetland Learning Center awarded $50,000 Bremer Grant
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
Firefighters from Garfield and Brandon, along with Kensington and Alexandria, battled a blaze at a house located on Skrove Road near Brandon Monday afternoon. The house, owned by Tom Hertz of Nevada, Iowa, was unoccupied at the time of the fire.
Fire burns house near Brandon
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
A semitrailer collided with a train near Kensington Friday afternoon.
Semitrailer driver injured in crash with train near Kensington
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
UPDATE: Information released about semitrailer-train crash near Kensington
July 9, 2010 - 1:58pm
June 30, 2010
Photo courtesy of Randy O. Olson, Herman-Hoffman Tribune
Kensington kicks it up
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
Runestone park expands
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
June 20, 2010
Highway 55 project making progress
June 20, 2010 - 11:46am
June 9, 2010
Kensington Runestone Park is located three miles north of Kensington at 8755 County Road 103 SW. From Interstate 94, exit 100, go west on Highway 27 for about 14 miles, turn left on County Road 103, go about one mile - watch for signs. 
The park includes 12 miles of active cross-country ski trails, an important access point to the 400-mile DATA snowmobile trail, and facilities for winter and summer activities, such as family reunions, corporate social outings, Girl and Boy Scout projects and...
Sold! Land sale finalized to expand Kensington Runestone Park
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
May 20, 2010
Semi rolls over near Kensington
May 20, 2010 - 7:24am
April 16, 2010
Kensington Area Heritage Society to host research and discussion forum
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
February 12, 2010
Kensington Fire Department gets federal boost
February 12, 2010 - 12:05am
Luncheon planned at Kensington Area Heritage Society
February 12, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
Networking, learning and more to take place at 'Night at the Museum'
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
Contributed photo
In August, Marvin Jensen (right) and his daughgter, Marsha, climbed to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa.
A lazy man's climb? Kensington man crosses 'climb a mountain' off his bucket list
December 31, 2009 - 12:05am
October 2, 2009
Forum to feature author of latest Runestone book
October 2, 2009 - 12:00am