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October 20, 2017
After connecting with the family who received her son’s heart four years ago, Nikita Nash had the heartbeat tattooed on her chest, along with the initials of her son and the recipient. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Finding Lucas's heart: Parkers Prairie mother tracks down family that received son’s heart
October 20, 2017 - 7:30am
August 24, 2017
A new community swimming pool in Parkers Prairie opened last week. It's open from 1 to 6 p.m. daily until Labor Day. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
New pool is open in Parkers Prairie
August 24, 2017 - 12:15pm
August 5, 2017
The streets were crowded Saturday afternoon for the annual Brandon SummerFest parade. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press) play button
There's still plenty of time for festival fun w/ video
August 5, 2017 - 12:44pm
July 20, 2017
The Parkers Prairie Aquatic Center is nearing completion. Though an exact opening date has not yet been set, a celebration of the project is planned for Sunday, July 23. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Parkers Prairie Aquatic Center nears completion
July 20, 2017 - 7:53am
June 12, 2017
Phil Kiltie rereads a letter he received in 1999 from a former fourth grade student, Scott Lempka. The two were recently reunited at Kiltie's home in Parkers Prairie. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
A teacher's inspiration
June 12, 2017 - 8:00am
June 2, 2017
The new aquatic center will feature a play area for young children, a drop slide and a diving board, as well as a concession area. (Contributed)
Parkers Prairie Aquatic Center opening date delayed
June 2, 2017 - 11:39am
March 31, 2017
Now, nearly 5 months old, Zara weighs 6 pounds and 3 ounces. (Contributed)
A 1-pound miracle
March 31, 2017 - 6:00am
March 10, 2017
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
March 10, 2017 - 11:00am
February 6, 2017
UPDATE: Patrol corrects information about fatal crash near Deer Creek
February 6, 2017 - 9:37am
January 11, 2017
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
January 11, 2017 - 11:00am
Parkers Prairie voters approve split liquor
January 11, 2017 - 10:33am
January 6, 2017
Parkers Prairie to vote on liquor future
January 6, 2017 - 6:00am
October 12, 2016
Students, school staff, city officials, state law makers and more gather at the Parkers Prairie High School last Wednesday, Oct. 5, for a ribbon cutting ceremony. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Parkers Prairie celebrates projects with ribbon cutting ceremony
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am
October 11, 2016
Highway 29 detour in Parkers Prairie begins week of Oct. 10
October 11, 2016 - 1:09pm
September 9, 2016
Cubby the Clown can be seen at various parades and events in and around Douglas County. (Contirbuted)
Funeral director says clown life not as different as you might think
September 9, 2016 - 12:00am