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UPDATED: Fire destroys Millerville Auto Center
WEDNESDAY UPDATE: Searchers gather again, police seek info about people seen on trail
A hero's welcome: 9/11 exhibit escorted to Douglas County Fairgrounds
Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee is under way
Becker County website shut down by cyber attack
B-E adds cross country to its fall athletics
Alexandria football: New look, but expectations remain high
Tennis: Panthers looking for continued progress
Minnewaska Golf Club: Peters, Verkinderen hit holes-in-one in the same group
Eagles Horseshoe Standings
Photo of the Week
Vacation transformation at Good Shepherd Church
Alexandria's Enterprise plays courthouse concert
Faith Happenings: Running legend to speak at Faith @ Work Lunch
Engaged - Sharp and Kasper
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
Jennifer R. Lorenz-Billings
Richard Henry Tomford
Sylvia O. Johnson
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Fair features racing ostrich-pulled carts
Commentary: City doesn't have right to ban new wells
In the Know: Pay attention to city, county budgets
Letter: What advice did Trump give Boy Scouts?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
hires and promotions
on the street
August 4, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: August 3
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Thursday, August 3 Attempted fraud/scam, man reported that someone called him several times accusing him of...
August 4, 2017 - 12:11pm
August 3, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: August 2
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Wednesday, August 2 Check welfare of a person, 16-year-old girl smoked what she thought was marijuana, but...
August 3, 2017 - 1:44pm
August 2, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: August 1
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Tuesday, August 1 Found property, wallet found in roadway, Kensington. Driving complaint, female driving...
August 2, 2017 - 11:48am
August 1, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 31
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Monday, July 30 Criminal damage to property, city worker discovered some damage to the park, storage and bathroom...
August 1, 2017 - 3:33pm
June 15, 2017
In the Know: Council support helps police
Partnerships between the community and the Alexandria Police Department is of the utmost importance when it comes to setting goals and steering the course for this agency. Those of you that read this column with any regularity have heard me talk about it before and I will continue...
June 15, 2017 - 8:43am
3 felonies filed in horse starvation case
A rural Waubun, Minn., man has been charged with three felonies in Becker County District Court for allegedly causing the death of three horses...
May 15, 2017 - 11:22am
May 10, 2017
Motorcycle crashes near Target
A 40-year-old Alexandria man was transported to Douglas County Hospital after his motorcycle crashed into the back of a pickup Wednesday afternoon....
May 10, 2017 - 5:40pm
April 13, 2017
In the Know: How credible is breaking news?
The explosion of technology, whether that is social media or the constant barrage of the various news outlets, has certainly changed how law enforcement conducts business from time to time. The average person has Internet access right in their pocket today. Because of this convenience,...
April 13, 2017 - 3:49pm
April 8, 2017
Witnesses report possible child abduction in Battle Lake area, police say
BATTLE LAKE—Battle Lake police are looking into a possible child abduction after they responded to witness reports Friday night, April...
April 8, 2017 - 1:57pm
March 31, 2017
LETTER: Mount machine guns on police cars
To the editor: Wouldn't it make sense for all police cars to have machine guns mounted on the front of the cars? I see so many times when stupid idiots go down the road at high speed and kill or injure innocent people. Police cars also have crashed. If they had a machine gun and they...
March 31, 2017 - 8:00am
March 27, 2017
Remains found may be those of missing Minnesota man
Law enforcement officials are investigating the discovery of human remains in a wooded area south of Brainerd, Minn. Although law enforcement...
March 27, 2017 - 8:57am
March 22, 2017
Woman who stole squad car pleads guilty
The Alexandria woman accused of stealing an Alexandria police officer's squad car will be sentenced next month after pleading on two charges....
March 22, 2017 - 6:00am
March 16, 2017
4 arrested, 2 at large after hours-long standoff in northern Minn.
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Two people are at large and four are in custody Thursday after an hours-long standoff near Cass Lake. According a news release...
March 16, 2017 - 5:40pm
March 7, 2017
Update: Police seek tips for burglaries at Fat Daddy's, Garden Center
Alexandria police continue to investigate a report of cash and other items being stolen from Garden Center Lanes and Fat Daddy’s Bar and Grill...
March 7, 2017 - 1:50pm
February 26, 2017
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
SUPERIOR, Wis.—When a meter reader discovered the bodies of Richard Ellison and Shirley Johnson four days before Christmas, they were frozen,...
February 26, 2017 - 1:30pm