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October 21, 2016
Health and development screenings available
October 21, 2016 - 10:00am
Three positions up for election in Douglas SWCD
October 21, 2016 - 10:00am
Resort, campground operators invited to Fall Conference and Expo
October 21, 2016 - 8:30am
Sue Abderholden
Mental health advocate to speak on Oct. 24
October 21, 2016 - 8:30am
Douglas County Library Board members needed
October 21, 2016 - 8:00am
UCare to offer meetings on Medicare options
October 21, 2016 - 8:00am
Grants available for local community projects
October 21, 2016 - 8:00am
The sky glows molten gold over Lake Osakis as the sun peeks over the horizon for a new day. Anne Wiener captured the warm ambiance from her kitchen window and noted that the motionless flag in the distance resembles a sailboat. If you have a great photo, email it with a brief description to
Photo of the Week - Osakis sunrise
October 21, 2016 - 6:30am
October 14, 2016
Chippewa River Watershed Project seeks photo contest entries
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
Bob Wolfe of Indigo Signworks of Alexandria walked outside his front office door after a late day rain and saw a rainbow stretching above the I-94 construction. "I hope it brings them luck to finish it early," Wolfe said.  (Contributed)
Photo of the Week: Rainbow
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
Some of the members of the Forada Fire Department gather and hold up fire detectors that the department installed for free in area homes. Thirty people are a part of the Forada Fire Department. (Contributed)
Forada Fire Department installs free fire detectors in homes
October 14, 2016 - 1:00am
Bev Clausen-Keifer (right, holding sign) spoke after theTaking Steps Against Domestic Violence event that took place Tuesday, Oct. 11. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Abusers are not 'nice guys'
October 14, 2016 - 12:00am
October 12, 2016
Minnesotans should shop, compare and save on health insurance
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am
Sen. Franken seeks young Minnesotans for U.S. Military Service Academy
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am
Innovative approach to water management takes next step
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am