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Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Former Alexandria Mayor Dan Ness passes away
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, June 30
Two more roundabouts coming soon
New signs designate area as boat-free zone
Local semipro football team continues to take shape
DNR: Camp Ripley deer hunt applications now being taken
Legion baseball: Bemidji sweeps Alex
Tops among nation's youth: 11-year-old Sladek wins at Illinois golf tourney
15U Babe Ruth: Pitching committee leads Osakis past Long Prairie
Paint your world purple
'River' presents a tribute to female songwriters
Fourth of July, Lightning Creek concerts set for next week
The Fourth of July: The price of freedom
Engaged - Berglin and Wood
Births - June 21-27, 2016
Engaged - Dahlquist and Ripley
Births - June 17, 2016
Kristin Rose Elmer of Duluth and Nathaniel Thomas Vetter of Prior Lake announce their engagement.
Waterfowl numbers soar
Mike Frisch: Planer boards for more fish this summer
A final shot at state
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Keith D. McCoy
Natalie M. Klein
Warren V. Meissner
LETTER: Why steal flowers from graves?
LETTER: Performance brought standing ovation
LETTER: Let the truth be known
COMMENTARY: Bridges, not walls, foster peace and security as refugees arrive
COMMENTARY: Celebrate our independence this Fourth of July
GARDENING TIPS: Plant a Patriotic Centerpiece for the Fourth of July
FSA county committee nomination period is open
Producers should file crop certification report
Value added producer grants available
How to plant a tree
Fischer named executive director at Ecumen Bethany Community
Echo Press earns five awards in national contest
First Security Bank awards student scholarships
Better Business Bureau hopes to mute speaker scam
Golfers raise $17,000 in support of United Way
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Out and About
July 8, 2015
Out and About: Evansville Fourth of July Celebration
Evansville hosted its annual Fourth of July celebration this past weekend, with a wide variety of activities. The event kicked off Friday...
July 8, 2015 - 12:00am
July 1, 2015
Out and About: Osakis Festival (with video)
The 47th annual Osakis Festival provided fun for all ages over the weekend. Activities included a Senior Citizens Day, children’s games in...
July 1, 2015 - 8:40am
June 24, 2015
Out and About: Kensington Rune Stone Days
Kensington Rune Stone Days this past weekend offered plenty to do for everyone over the course of the three-day celebration. Sunny skies greeted...
June 24, 2015 - 12:00am
June 10, 2015
Out and About: Alexandria graduation
Hundreds of community members gathered in the new Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) gymnasium Sunday to celebrate this year’s graduates. The...
June 10, 2015 - 8:56am
June 3, 2015
Out and About: Concerts on the Courthouse Lawn
The popular “Concerts on the Courthouse Lawn” performances in Alexandria began last Thursday with a rousing show by 57 Chevy. Sponsored...
June 3, 2015 - 12:00am
May 6, 2015
Out and About: Busy weekend for the county
Douglas County was teeming with activity this past week. The Taste of Douglas County was held at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria Thursday....
May 6, 2015 - 12:00am
April 29, 2015
Out and About: The Traveling Trunk Show
Roughly 100 kids gathered Monday for a “moo-ving” presentation of The Traveling Trunk Show by author David LaRochelle and illustrator Mike...
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
April 15, 2015
Out and About: Alexandria prom
Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) students had the opportunity to show off their prom formalwear on Saturday before engaging in a night of dancing. AAHS...
April 15, 2015 - 12:00am
April 8, 2015
Out and About: Easter celebrations
Easter weekend was a busy one in Douglas County with religious events, fun activities for children and a new exercise option from the Alexandria...
April 8, 2015 - 12:00am
April 1, 2015
Out and About: Lifestyles Expo
T he 21st annual Lifestyles Expo, presented by the Echo Press, drew a big crowd at the Viking Plaza in Alexandria Saturday. The event featured...
April 1, 2015 - 12:00am
March 18, 2015
Out and About - An archery and vintage car weekend
Douglas County was a good place to be for archery and vintage car show enthusiasts last weekend. The Vintage Car Club of Alexandria hosted a...
March 18, 2015 - 12:00am
March 4, 2015
Out and About: Someplace Safe Vintage Tea
The Someplace Safe sixth annual Vintage Tea took place on Saturday, February 28 at Living Waters Church in Alexandria. Nearly a full house was...
March 4, 2015 - 12:00am
February 25, 2015
Out and About: Beer and Wine Tasting Gala
The United Way of Douglas and Pope Counties’ Beer and Wine Tasting Gala brought a big crowd to the Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in...
February 25, 2015 - 12:00am
February 18, 2015
Out and About: I Love to Read Month
The Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) program celebrated I Love to Read Month by inviting the public to a family event of playing and reading...
February 18, 2015 - 12:00am
February 11, 2015
Out and About - Lake Osakis derby
More than 200 people made the trek to Head of the Lakes Resort on the north end of Lake Osakis for an ice fishing derby Saturday afternoon. The...
February 11, 2015 - 12:00am