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Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, October 17
YMCA and Knute Nelson partner to create community child care center
Evansville farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
Leaving the trap of domestic violence: Speaker shares personal experience
Watershed meeting plans for future
Sports schedule for Wednesday, Oct. 18
Cross country: Alexandria finishes top three at CLC meet
Swimming and diving: Cards finding their groove ahead of CLC, section meets
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Oct. 17
Volleyball: Chargers fight but fall in three to 16-win Warriors
'Voices from the Hillside' returns to Evansville
Ventriloquist brings act to humane society fundraiser
Open Mic Night welcomes new musicians
Pope County archeologists share findings, identify artifacts
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Gene & Mary
T. Mike & Jeannie Thompson
Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Annabelle Kretschmar (Pikal)
Robert G. Swanson
George "Joe" Cresswell
Letter: Support the fair, share your ideas
Letter: Coal is not where we should put our efforts
It's Our Turn: Goodbye, yoga pants; hello work
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
Letter: Our country isn't perfect but it's still the best
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Tightly spiraled worms? You've got millipedes!
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
Small change adds up for youth groups
On The Street
Summit to showcase young, regional companies
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
hires and promotions
on the street
September 22, 2017
Osakis, B-E gear up for Homecoming week
Two area schools are set to celebrate Homecoming next week.
September 22, 2017 - 4:21pm
September 15, 2017
B-E enrollment up slightly as school year begins
School is in session and enrollment numbers around Douglas County are both up and down. The Brandon-Evansville School District is up eight students from this time last year, according to Superintendent Dean Yocum. After the second day of school, the district's enrollment for K-12...
September 15, 2017 - 1:49pm
September 9, 2017
Moonshine Madness adds some color
Moonshine Madness kicked off Saturday morning with a color run as semi-trucks began to arrive, and food and business booths set up for the day...
September 9, 2017 - 12:47pm
August 30, 2017
Big project to begin at Lake Osakis access
The public access on Lake Osakis will close on Tuesday, Sept. 5 for several weeks to allow for reconstruction, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The project includes the addition of an aquatic invasive species boat inspection and cleaning area, and new bituminous...
August 30, 2017 - 8:59am
August 23, 2017
Osakis man faces stolen property, meth charges
A 27-year-old Osakis man was charged on Aug. 17 with three felonies for allegedly possessing stolen property, damaging property and possessing...
August 23, 2017 - 6:41pm
August 10, 2017
Update: Police find meth needles with kid's toys
An Osakis couple face felony charges for allegedly leaving methamphetamine paraphernalia in the home they share with their three young children....
August 10, 2017 - 2:10pm
July 11, 2017
Waldvogel sentenced for drug crime
An Osakis man whose home was searched during an investigation into business theft allegations against his wife was sentenced on a felony drug...
July 11, 2017 - 12:10pm
July 7, 2017
Liquor sales were brisk on first Sunday
Liquor sales in Douglas County were bubbling over on July 2 — the first time off-sale liquor has been allowed in the state on a Sunday,...
July 7, 2017 - 3:29pm
June 15, 2017
Highway 27 bridge south of Osakis opens today
Motorists will find all lanes of Highway 27 at I-94, south of Osakis, open by 5 p.m. today, Thursday, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The Highway 27 bridge spanning I-94 has been closed since late March 2017, while crews repaired and resurfaced the bridge....
June 15, 2017 - 8:29am
June 14, 2017
Update: Motorcyle chase hit 100 mph, charges say
A 23-year-old Osakis man was charged in Douglas County District Court on Friday in connection with a motorcycle chase that hit 100 mph. Brandon...
June 14, 2017 - 10:52am
June 10, 2017
Osakis Gospel singer to open concert featuring The Needhams
Local Gospel singer and Nashville recording artist Fred Walter will open a concert for The Needhams at the Osakis Public School Auditorium on Thursday, June 15. Walter's new CD, "Get Ready for a Revival," will be available for the first time. The concert, featuring Christian music...
June 10, 2017 - 3:10pm
June 7, 2017
'Idol' winner Taylor Hicks visits Osakis
The winner of the fifth season of American Idol — Taylor Hicks — rolled into Osakis on Sunday, May 28. His destination: Jacob's Lefse...
June 7, 2017 - 5:53pm
June 2, 2017
UPDATE: Drivers identified in two-vehicle crash near Osakis
A woman was briefly trapped in a pickup truck after a two-vehicle crash near Osakis on Thursday morning. The crash happened about 8 a.m. at...
June 2, 2017 - 12:13pm
May 13, 2017
Osakis is looking spiffier
A few people in Osakis will have sore muscles on Sunday. That's because they hauled away many, many loads of junk on Saturday during the annual...
May 13, 2017 - 1:07pm
May 10, 2017
St. Jude's Bike-A-Thon is Saturday
The St. Jude's Bike-A-Thon is this Saturday, May 13 in Osakis. Registration will take place that morning from 8 to 8:45 a.m. at the Osakis Visitor Center. The ride will start at 9 a.m. Proceeds will support the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital — a pediatric treatment and...
May 10, 2017 - 7:34am