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Law enforcement blotter: March 26, 2015
News Briefs: Duluth man dies from snowmobile crash injuries on lake
What’s going on on McKay Avenue?
Should police be able to arrest legislators for driving drunk?
Ryback gives back
Maddock qualifies for hoop shoot nationals
How they're doing now: Fearing, Stockert earn early playing time at NDSU
Season begins for Card bowlers
Tonic Sol-Fa kicks off 2015 tour in Alexandria
Recognize outstanding service with nomination
Realizing Christ’s passion
Church rallies together to warm pastor
Engaged - Wesen and Sczepanski
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 24
Engaged - Hoeper - Erickson
Engaged - Carlson and Auran
Engaged - Lee and Mairs
Five generations of carvers
Wildlife of Douglas County: Northern shrike
Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show packs the RCC
Nohre talks state of local deer herd
A knack for carving
Maycel Clark, 89
Gerald L. Robinson, 82
Thomas Muzik Jr., 79
Joanne Holl, 84
Jamie Schaffran, 41
Echo Press Editorial: Should Alexandria allow food trucks?
It's Our Turn: Saving my pet helped save me
Special interest groups trump science
Discussion continues on buffer strips
Bill would not fund program
Funding expanded for ag programs
Family farms: backbone of agriculture
Demand high for wetlands program
There are benefits to ‘growing up’
Spring issues topic of meeting in Glenwood
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
County hospital named Blue Distinction Center+
Ecumen Bethany Community named a best workplace
ATCC, Felling trailers get grant for job training
Scholarship offered to individual in a health-related field
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 20, 2013
Klimek indicted on multiple counts of murder
A Douglas County Grand Jury returned a three-count murder indictment Wednesday against Kody Klimek in the stabbing death of Phillip Altstadt on June 1, 2013 in Alexandria. The indictment charges Klimek with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of third-degree murder....
crime / news
June 20, 2013 - 3:59pm
June 11, 2013
Klimek delays plea in stabbing case
Kody Lee Klimek, 25, of Alexandria, attended his initial court appearance in Douglas County Court on Monday, June 10. Klimek is facing three counts of murder in the stabbing death on June 1 of Phillip Joel Altstadt, 28, also of Alexandria. The Douglas County Attorney's office reported...
crime / news
June 11, 2013 - 12:46pm
June 6, 2013
Klimek charged with three counts of murder
An Alexandria man was charged with murder in Douglas County District Court in Alexandria on Tuesday. Kody Lee Klimek, 25, of Alexandria is accused of fatally stabbing Phillip Joel Altstadt on Saturday, June 1. Altstadt, 28, of Alexandria died on the lawn outside Lincoln Estates apartments...
crime / news
June 6, 2013 - 9:00am
June 4, 2013
Charges filed against Klimek in stabbing
The Douglas County Attorney, Chad Larson, filed charges against Kody Lee Klimek in connection with the death of Phillip Joel Altstadt on Saturday, June 1, 2013 in Alexandria. Klimek is currently charged with two counts of Second Degree Murder and one count of Third Degree Murder....
crime / news
June 4, 2013 - 4:03pm
November 19, 2010
Recount breaks tie in Osakis School Board race
After recounting all the ballots it looks like there is a new unofficial winner in the Osakis School Board race. One extra vote was found for Monica Klimek in the Osakis city ballots for Douglas County. She and Aimee Goodwin were tied for the third school board seat after the November...
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
December 24, 2009
Letter - Blessed by generosity of the public
To the editor: On behalf of the Jingle Bells Foundation and the Alexandria Jaycees, we want to thank everyone who helped make the 60th annual Jingle Bells Telethon such a huge success. A special thank you goes out to the dedicated staff at KSAX-TV, Lake Geneva Christian Center for...
letters / opinion
December 24, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Sister Lois Klimek, 92
Sister Lois Klimek, O.S.B., 91, a Benedictine Sister of Saint Bede Monastery in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, died Saturday, January 31, 2009 at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria. She had been a resident at Knute Nelson Memorial Home in Alexandria in recent years. She was born July...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Alexandria Jaycees elects officers for 2009
The Alexandria Jaycees recently elected officers for 2009. Nicole Klimek, who has served as vice president the past two years, was elected president.
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Crash in Wisconsin kills hunting buddies
Two men from the Douglas County area died after their truck hit a bridge guardrail and plunged into a creek in northwest Wisconsin Sunday morning. Richard...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Two men from area die in Wisconsin crash
Two men from the Douglas County area died after their truck hit a bridge guardrail in northwest Wisconsin Sunday morning. Richard "Rick" Klimek,...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am