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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
Memorial Service - Patricia Rupert, 66
Memorial Service - Verlyn Phipps, 85
Gerald L. Robinson, 82
Thomas Muzik Jr., 79
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
September 3, 2014
Sauk River Watershed District appoints new board members
The Sauk River Watershed District (SRWD) has announced the appointment of three new board members. Glen Sanders and Tyler Carlson will represent Todd County. Sanders lives on the north end of Lake Osakis, and Carlson resides in rural Sauk Centre. Bruce Ferris will represent Douglas...
September 3, 2014 - 6:41am
August 7, 2013
Habitat for Humanity announces new board members
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) president Jan Finazzo reports the election of two new board members: Nick Heydt and Jeff Montgomery. The...
August 7, 2013 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
Library board of trustees appoints new members
Commissioner Mark Bromenschenkel, of Sartell, and Jeff Bertram, of Paynesville, were appointed to the Great River Regional Library Board of Trustees by the Stearns County Board of Commissioners. The Great River Regional Library services six counties and 32 cities with an operating...
Library / news
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2009
Alexandria Rotary Club adds members
The Alexandria Rotary Club (alexrotary.com) recently welcomed four new members to the club and Rotary International. Rotary is the world's first service club and is a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Kicking up their heels at the dance invitational
Alexandria dance team member Molly Nyberg took to the air while performing a "Russian" move during an invitational competition at Jefferson High School Saturday. The 13th annual event drew 30 varsity and junior teams from 22 different high schools. Details and results can be found...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
BPW welcomes new members
Nine local professional women were inducted into membership of the Alexandria Area Business and Professional Women at the organization's monthly...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
New hospice house to serve 12-county area
Editor's note: The following story was written by Anne Dauphinais, intern at The Independent in Parkers Prairie, and is reprinted with permission. July 1 marked the beginning of a partnership campaign with Lakeland Hospice Home Care and the District 5M9 Lions to help fund a hospice...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
ACT team provides around-the-clock mental health services
Editor's note: In conjunction with Mental Health Month in May, Assertive Community Treatment in Alexandria provided the following information. What is ACT? According to the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI), "Assertive Community Treatment" is a service delivery model...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am