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Law enforcement blotter: Friday, August 26 through Sunday, August 28
Man arrested after shots fired at Spicer Zorbaz
Douglas County under flash flood warning until 9:30 a.m.
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Be a pickle pro
Girls tennis: Landmark wins fuel Cards' undefeated start
Viking Speedway: Thoennes holds off Zach Johnson as curfew ends things early
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
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
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Brandon D. Randt
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
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
August 22, 2016
Miltona man charged with fleeing police - again
Alexandria police used a stun gun while arresting a 32-year-old Miltona man Friday night after authorities say he intentionally rear-ended another...
August 22, 2016 - 4:18pm
July 23, 2016
UPDATE: Miltona driver charged after high-speed chase
A 32-year-old Miltona man faces a felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle during a high-speed chase that began in downtown...
July 23, 2016 - 9:59pm
July 20, 2016
Tornado Days stirs up fun in Miltona
A twister that ripped through their downtown 46 summers ago didn’t stop Miltona residents. The town roared back with a major rebuilding effort...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
June 8, 2016
Summer Food Service Program offered in Miltona
Alexandria School District 206 is participating in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Breakfast and lunch will be provided to all children, without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, at no charge. Meals meet nutritional standards established by the...
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
LETTER: Area schools recognized for excellence
To the editor: Hearty congratulations to Carlos Elementary and Miltona Science Magnet School for receiving the “School of Excellence” Award. They are two of only six schools in the state of Minnesota to receive this prestigious award. It is given by the Minnesota Department of...
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
Teacher shaves head for Hoops for Heart
Chris Janssen, physical education teacher and Hoops for Heart volunteer coordinator for Carlos, Garfield and Miltona elementary schools, challenged...
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
February 24, 2016
Miltona burglary under investigation
According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, a burglary was reported at a residence on County Road 14 near Miltona on Wednesday, Feb. 17. The burglary is currently under investigation. Items reported stolen include five guns, an iPod, a laptop and a game camera. The burglary...
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
January 19, 2016
UPDATE: Man dies in rural Miltona woods
A 59-year-old man who died after he was pinned under a tree trunk in rural Miltona Monday afternoon has been identified as Larry William Krause. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a call about the incident at 1 p.m. It happened at 5069 County Road 36 NE. When medical personnel...
January 19, 2016 - 9:28am
January 15, 2016
Heaven Bound Trio brings ministry to Miltona
The Heaven Bound Trio will perform on Sunday, Jan. 24 at 9 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Miltona. The public is invited to attend. Kelly Martin,...
January 15, 2016 - 12:00am
January 13, 2016
Miltona Science Magnet named 'School of Excellence'
The principal, staff, students and communities of a local elementary school have been honored for commitment to 21st century teaching and learning....
January 13, 2016 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
Small town gives back in big way
For the eighth consecutive year, the Miltona Municipal Liquor Store participated in the Minnesota Municipal Beverage Association and Coors Light...
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
November 4, 2015
Miltona mining operation worksheet available
An Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) has been prepared for a project by R and R Ready Mix Incorporated to establish a new 42-acre aggregate mining operation in Section 7 in Miltona Township. The project includes the development of a site to be used for the excavation and...
November 4, 2015 - 12:00am
Miltona residents team up for Harvest Pack
More than 80 Miltona church members, Boy and Girl Scouts, 4-H, Lions Club and residents came together on October 24 to volunteer at Harvest Pack...
November 4, 2015 - 12:00am
October 23, 2015
Handbell duo to lead worship
Handbells in Harmony, a handbell duo from Atonement Lutheran Church in St. Cloud, will lead worship on All Saints Day, Sunday, November 1 at...
October 23, 2015 - 12:00am
September 25, 2015
Carlos, Miltona set preliminary levies
City councils in Carlos and Miltona have set proposed property tax levies for 2016. All cities must certify their final levy to the county auditor by December 28. The final levy can only be decreased from the preliminary tax levy. Carlos’ preliminary 2016 levy has been...
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am