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August 23, 2013
Out on Interstate 94 last Wednesday, a group of MnDOT workers, tow truck drivers and emergency responders learned more about the recently in-stalled high-tension cable barriers and how they work. Jay Winn (center) rep-resented the cable barrier manufacturer, Gibraltar, and showed the group how the system's posts function and can easily be repaired if struck by a vehicle.(Echo Press photo by Amy Chaffins)
VIDEO: Cable barrier goes up on I-94 near Alexandria
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Lee Ostendorf, owner of Tiremaxx of Alexandria, handed the keys of a 1997 Lincoln Continental that Tiremaxx repaired for Douglas County Car Care Program to Rose Coulliard. Contributed
Tiremaxx becomes one-a-month repair shop
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria, doesn't support a ban on guns at the State Capitol. An advisory committee discussed the issue on Tuesday. Don Davis, Forum News Service
Guns at Capitol scare some visitors
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
FORCE America breaks ground on new manufacturing plant
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
DNR question of the week: Ash trees producing seed; is this weather related?
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Habitat for Humanity to hold auction Tuesday
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Tennis association awarded acrylic surfacing funding
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Farm tax not part of special session
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Del Mari Runck of Alexandria took this photo from the bike path that runs along Lake L'Homme Dieu. Contributed
Photo of the Week - Sunset on L'Homme Dieu
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 22, 2013
Alexander sentenced for embezzlement from City of Carlos
August 22, 2013 - 5:40pm
Carcass of leaping Asian carp found on Mississippi River near Winona
August 22, 2013 - 11:26am
Highway 78 detour between Battle Lake, Ottertail begins Aug. 26
August 22, 2013 - 8:12am
Douglas County Hospital's surgery center gets highest score from Consumer Reports
August 22, 2013 - 7:08am
August 21, 2013
Farm tax cancellation not part of special legislative session
August 21, 2013 - 10:56am
Detroit Lakes man convicted of murder in mobile home shooting
August 21, 2013 - 9:25am