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May 19, 2018
A line of fire trucks and other emergency vehicles with their lights flashing travel along Hazel Hill Road on their way to the Hudson Cemetery, where Steven “Beaver” Hlinsky of the Forada Fire Department was laid to rest Saturday. Lowell Anderson / Echo Pressplay button
Paying respect to one of their own
May 19, 2018 - 7:04pm
May 18, 2018
Update: Two charged with manslaughter in Hlinsky death
May 18, 2018 - 9:12pm
A photo of Steven "Beaver" Hlinsky is held by his children, Abby Hlinsky and Dominic Hlinsky, while Beaver's dog, Ollie, stands by them. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
May 18, 2018 - 6:40am
May 17, 2018
Discovery Middle School and teacher Lukas Gotto received a $3,600 grant from the Alexandria Education Foundation. The grant will be used to provide additional Sphero robots for the Makerspace lab, to reinforce math concepts. (Contributed)
Teacher innovation grants announced
May 17, 2018 - 11:02am
May 16, 2018
Steve "Beaver" Hlinsky of Forada holds up the ball he used to card a double-eagle on the par-4 eighth hole at the Hardwood Hills Golf Course near Alexandria last July. (Submitted photo)
Details emerge in assault case
May 16, 2018 - 4:56pm
Glenwood project included in House bill
May 16, 2018 - 10:06am
May 14, 2018
Christopher Paul Elliott
Alexandria man charged with dangerous chase, fight with officers in Detroit Lakes
May 14, 2018 - 10:04pm
May 12, 2018
Lakeland Mental Health Center opened the doors to its new facility at 702 34th Avenue E. in Alexandria this spring. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
New building, more services: Lakeland Mental Health Center moves to new location
May 12, 2018 - 2:23pm
Signs are now posted at the camping sites at Chippewa Park letting campers know sites can only be reserved online. (Contributed)
Park reservation system changed
May 12, 2018 - 12:22pm
May 11, 2018
Eugene Harstad
Update Friday: Missing Alexandria man found safe
May 11, 2018 - 9:29pm
Jake Odland, director of the Douglas County Library, will soon be leaving and heading to San Antonio, Texas to work within the city's library system. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Library director leaving county
May 11, 2018 - 1:16pm
Four treatment plants in county honored
May 11, 2018 - 11:09am
May 9, 2018
Mary Franson
Franson bill protects healthcare savings
May 9, 2018 - 2:42pm
Hydrant flushing underway
May 9, 2018 - 1:46pm
Paul Anderson, R-Starbuck
Anderson wins party endorsement in District 12B
May 9, 2018 - 8:28am