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Parkers Prairie

March 14, 2018
The Parkers Prairie Fire Department, with mutual aid from the Miltona Fire Department, were called to a fire at Hart Travel in Parkers Prairie shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 14. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Fire contained at Parkers Prairie business
March 14, 2018 - 6:50pm
December 8, 2017
Parkers Prairie liquor store in limbo
December 8, 2017 - 12:20pm
November 20, 2017
This assignment was given to ninth-graders at Parkers Prairie high school, leading to concern from some parents. (Contributed)
Parkers Prairie zombie apocalypse homework assignment leads to controversy
November 20, 2017 - 9:44am
November 10, 2017
Profits drop at municipal liquor stores
November 10, 2017 - 10:59am
November 9, 2017
Updated: Douglas County man recovering after farm accident
November 9, 2017 - 8:03pm
November 8, 2017
Parkers Prairie baseball coach Derek Denny was recently honored in Minneapolis with the Class A Coach of the Year Award from the Minnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Association. (Submitted photo)
Baseball: Denny gets his coach of the year award
November 8, 2017 - 12:25am
November 2, 2017
Update: Patrol releases name of driver killed in crash near Parkers Prairie
November 2, 2017 - 9:37am
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