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Sioux want court to grant them Minnesota land promised in 1862
Farmers frustrated with Dayton communications
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Aug. 30
Group to pay $2,000 fine for illegal fireworks
Changes improve child support services
Volleyball: Osakis falls in three to Paynesville
Soccer: Alex boys, girls shut out by Brainerd
Girls tennis: Osakis rolls to pair of sweeps at home tri
Cross country: WCA boys win Morris meet, Osakis' Savageau places eighth
Girls swimming: Improvements present despite Cards' opening loss to Melrose
EVERYDAY GOURMET: Take care of extra zucchini by making noodle dishes
The search is on for Mrs. Douglas County
Aging Mastery Program offered
Class reunions scheduled
Hospice serves more than cancer patients
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
Brandon D. Randt
Myrtle Annette McKay
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
IN THE KNOW: Opioids carry serious risk of harm
From the Archives - 1991: Location decided for new library
EDITORIAL: Here's information that landlords, tenants should know
LETTER: Promote healthy foods in schools
LETTER: We need some backbone
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
Women invited to quarterly agriculture seminar
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 12, 2015
Lowry Day is June 13
The public is invited to attend the ninth annual Lowry Day on Saturday, June 13. The event will include a chicken and corn feed and pie social from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the fire hall. The feed is sponsored by Hatchery Bar and Grill and Oscar Lake Church. Later that night, guests can...
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
June 24, 2013
Lowry couple seriously hurt in motorcycle-deer collision
A couple from Lowry suffered serious injuries Friday afternoon when the motorcycle they were riding on struck a deer near Deer River on Minnesota Highway 6 in Itasca County. Daniel Chan, 60, was driving the 2008 Yamaha Road Star and his wife, Marilyn Chan, 58, was a passenger, according...
June 24, 2013 - 9:45am
May 17, 2013
Fire threatens two homes near Lowry
Lowry firefighters won the battle Tuesday night, saving two homes from going up in flames. A section of the woods caught fire near Highway 55 about a mile and a half west of Lowry in Pope County.
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
December 5, 2012
Lowry arsonists left DNA evidence
Three Douglas County residents were arrested on Thursday in connection with an arson incident that occurred in Lowry. Jeremy Adam Williams, 23, of Alexandria, Kyle David Kloehn, 19, of Garfield, and a 17-year-old juvenile from Alexandria face first and second degree arson charges,...
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Lowry woman wins award in national cattle judging contest
In its first competition of the year, a team of Minnesota students brought home reserve top honors from the National Western Stock Show Collegiate...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 19, 2010
Bouman to speak at Downtown Chapel
Bruce Bouman of Lowry will speak at Downtown Chapel in Alexandria on Saturday, March 20 at 11 a.m. He will speak on "The awesome power of forgiveness." Bouman graduated from Glenwood High School and Alexandria Technical College. God has been a part of his life since his childhood....
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
Rainbow Rider provides 142,000 rides per year
Rainbow Rider: More and more people aren't leaving home without it. Harold Jennissen, director of the Rainbow Rider public transit system, provided...
December 31, 2009 - 12:05am
September 16, 2009
Lowry gets $600,000 for wastewater project
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) has awarded 12 grants totaling about $5.1 million under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). The grants will help pay for improvements to housing, commercial property and infrastructure in Greater...
September 16, 2009 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
Man dies in tubing accident
A 32-year-old Colorado man died in a tubing accident last Thursday evening on Pocket Lake. According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, a 911 call came in shortly after 5:30 p.m. from 10677 Easy Street, which is on the west side of Pocket Lake in Holmes City Township. Charles...
August 12, 2009 - 12:05am
March 27, 2009
Brothers from Lowry charged with threatening trooper
Two brothers from Lowry face felony charges after one of them allegedly threatened a Minnesota State trooper with a shotgun on March 13. Jeremiah Svec, 25, and Jedediah Svec, 28, were charged in Pope County Court for an incident with authorities that happened near Highway 114 and...
March 27, 2009 - 12:00am