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Work on new Miltona playground starts
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, June 27
A big, busy weekend
Concerned citizens organize to stop B-E school vote
Journalism groups intervene in Wetterling lawsuit
Sports schedule for Thursday, June 29
Modahl, Kerr win Geneva Member Guest Tournament
Sports schedule for Wednesday, June 28
Lakes Area Snowmen heading toward finish line after weekend tie
Three Panthers named to Class A all-tourney team as Johnson wins POY
End of the trail
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Lincoln students compete at global Destination Imagination competition
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Morken: Worth the casts in Canada
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Oscar Frederick Mantick
Florence G. Fruth
James "JJ" Wilcox
Lloyd Darrell Nigg
1967: Alexandria Telephone adds two switchboard jobs
Guest editorial: Beware of those trying to deepen the divide
Making space for student creativity
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Republicans need to find new economic theory
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
On the Street
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
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On The Street
August 24, 2013
Pheasant stamp contest begins soon
Wildlife artists can submit entries for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' (DNR) 2014 pheasant stamp contest from Monday, Sept. 9, until 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20. Artists are prohibited from using any photographic product as part of their finished entries. Any entry that...
August 24, 2013 - 7:44am
August 19, 2013
How does state determine pheasant numbers?
Editor's note: The following is the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' "Question of the Week" column. Question: The DNR is in the process of determining the abundance of pheasants in the state's pheasant range. How is this number determined? Answer: Since 1955, the Minnesota...
August 19, 2013 - 3:21pm
June 12, 2013
Pheasant Conference softball: Ashby fills All-Conference list
Ashby put five players on the Pheasant All-Conference softball team for 2013 after winning the league title, and Brandon-Evansville added three more. Jeannette Evavold, a junior third baseman; Paige Nelson, junior pitcher; Cassandra Jordan, sophomore first baseman; Madison VanSanten,...
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 29, 2013
Photo of the Week - Pheasant
Mary Hintzman of Kensington took this photo of a pheasant that found some seeds under the pine trees at her home about two weeks ago. "Then...
March 29, 2013 - 12:00am
November 11, 2012
Pheasants Forever announces first veterans wildlife area project
As part of its 30th anniversary and in recognition of Veterans Day, 2012, Pheasants Forever (PF) and its partners are working to develop support for the Minnesota Veterans Wildlife Area project. The purpose of this project is to honor Minnesota's veterans and military, and permanently...
November 11, 2012 - 12:53pm
October 19, 2012
Pheasant Opener: Opening weekend sees plenty of success
The anticipation level was the same but the surroundings were a little different as I went into the field for another Minnesota pheasant opener...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 15, 2012
DNR seeks designs for Minnesota's 2013 Pheasant Stamp
Wildlife artists can submit entries for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' (DNR) 2013 Pheasant Stamp through 4 p.m. on Friday, September 21. Artists are prohibited from using any photographic product as part of their finished entries. Any entry that contains photographic...
September 15, 2012 - 2:29pm
September 4, 2012
Minnesota's pheasant index up 68 percent from 2011
A mild winter followed by a warm spring contributed to a significant increase in Minnesota's pheasant count, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The pheasant population index increased 68 percent from 2011. Pheasant hunters are expected to harvest about...
September 4, 2012 - 11:08am
June 20, 2012
Baseball: Schaffer named Pheasant Conference pitcher of the year
The Chargers' Dan Schaffer was named the Pheasant Conference Pitcher of the Year as a part of five Brandon-Evansville players who were named...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
Softball: Chargers put four on All-Pheasant team
Brandon-Evansville had four softball players who were named All-Pheasant Conference earlier this spring. Senior third baseman Tasmine Okerlund, junior Carlie Steffenson and sophomores Megan Kokett and Kinsley Randt all earned that honor. Sophomore Sara Roers and freshman Emma Friedrich...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville boys third in Pheasant Conference
The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville boys' track and field team finished third at the Pheasant Conference Championship last Thursday. The boys finished with a team total 111 points, 22 points behind conference champion Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley. Wheaton-Herman-Norcross took second with...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 24, 2012
With animals nesting, DNR urging landowners to delay roadside mowing
Landowners along Minnesota roads and highways are being urged by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to delay mowing or otherwise disturbing vegetation until after August 1. "This is the critical nesting season for wildlife that thrives along Minnesota roads," said Carmelita...
May 24, 2012 - 12:21pm
May 22, 2012
Early signs point to a pheasant population recovery
Editor's note: The following is the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' "Question of the Week." Q: With our relatively mild winter behind us, and up and down spring weather, what is the outlook for this year's pheasant population? A: Overwinter survival of hens should have...
May 22, 2012 - 12:23pm
January 1, 2012
Pheasants Forever seeks support for bird dog/habitat effort
Pheasants Forever is asking for help with its "Bird Dogs for Habitat" effort. The organization is challenging upland hunters and conservationists to cast a vote and make a donation on behalf of their favorite dog. All donations support Pheasants Forever's wildlife habitat conservation...
January 1, 2012 - 12:18pm
December 30, 2011
All-Pheasant Conference football team
The Brandon-Evansville football team had three players named to the Pheasant South all-conference team this past fall. Levi Hintermeister earned back of the year in the conference. Defensive tackle Dan Schaffer and TE/DE Jared Goehringer were also named to the all-conference team....
December 30, 2011 - 12:00am