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Westrom helps shape ag, environment bills
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 26
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
Update: Firefighters battle house fire in Garfield
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Adapted Bowling: Alex PI team takes two-pin win
Boys Golf: Alexandria endures weather, wins fourth straight meet
Track and Field: Ludwig first in both throwing events
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
Out and About
July 29, 2015
Out and About: Art in the Park
The 40th annual Art in the Park was held in Alexandria’s City Park on Saturday, July 25 and Sunday, July 26. More than 100 vendors showcasing...
July 29, 2015 - 12:00am
July 22, 2015
Out and About: Miltona and Millerville
Miltona and Millerville were the places to be last weekend as both communities held celebrations that were chock-full of food, fun and entertainment. Miltona...
July 22, 2015 - 12:00am
July 15, 2015
Out and About: Busy weekend in Douglas County
There was no shortage of things to do in Douglas County this weekend. From the annual Carlos Daze to the Central Lakes Cruzers car show in...
July 15, 2015 - 12:00am
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