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January 31, 2018
Billy Euerle visits the barn north of Garfield where he ran Heart and Soul Dairy. Tough milk prices were among factors that forced him to walk away from the farm last year. State figures show 61 dairy farms still operating in Douglas County. In 2000, there were 202. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Empty barns: Prolonged low milk prices pressuring dairy farms to fold
January 31, 2018 - 12:03pm
December 18, 2017
An early morning fire destroyed a garage at 2015 Homestead Road NE near Nelson Saturday. The detached garage was a total loss. Two nearby vehicles were also heavily damaged. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Fire destroys garage, damages vehicles near Nelson
December 18, 2017 - 12:07pm
August 23, 2013
Engaged - Nelson and Veitch
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
This was the scene from the first-base dugout at Knute Nelson Ballpark in Alexandria on Monday afternoon as plenty of snow was still holding on all over the playing surface. (Eric Morken, Echo Press)
Clash over handling of Knute Nelson ballpark
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Douglas County American Dairy Association to host free lunch
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 30, 2012
(Left to right) Dorothy Shinn, Rachel Barduson and Tom Anderson watch as Tom Hargreaves of the American Legion puts up a flag at the burial site of former Minnesota Governor Knute Nelson. (Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson)
Here Lies Knute Nelson
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
July 8, 2011
Eric Morken, Echo Press
Alexandria's Shawn Nelson posed for a picture at the Full Nelson Fight Club facilities on 6th Avenue as he gets ready to open the new gym in Alexandria on July 18.
Full Nelson Fight Club ready to open
July 8, 2011 - 12:00am
November 29, 2010
Fire damages home in Nelson Sunday
November 29, 2010 - 9:06am
November 12, 2010
Celeste Beam  |  Echo Press
Fire damages home in Nelson
November 12, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2010
Local man wins $200,000 in Lottery game
October 15, 2010 - 12:00am
October 6, 2010
1152736 Foreclosure Sale - Nelson
October 6, 2010 - 12:00am
September 29, 2010
Letter - Gang members aren't kids
September 29, 2010 - 12:00am
August 18, 2010
Kierre Nelson and her mother, Patirica, during Kierre's wedding on July 26 to Jonathan Hedberg. Patricia's declining health led the couple to move up their nuptials and conduct the ceremony at Rice Memorial Hospital where Patricia has been undergoing treatment for cancer.
Impromptu hospital wedding ensures mother shares in celebration
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
Nelson to compete at Minnesota State Fair
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Nelson, Weise to perform at EAC
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am