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Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
November 24, 2015
A renewed rhythm
On the morning of November 1, Howard Windhorst knew something was off. He was taking the garbage out as he did many mornings at his...
November 24, 2015 - 12:00am
Fear of flight conquered
Doug Garin used to have a fear of flying. But instead of avoiding that fear, as so many do, he decided to approach it head on —...
November 24, 2015 - 12:00am
October 8, 2015
Co-parenting can be done well
Program offers training; advice for making it work
October 8, 2015 - 9:09am
October 2, 2015
Cha Cha Chicken Chili wins the cook-off
Annual United Way fundraiser draws crowd
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
September 30, 2015
'It doesn't just happen to everybody else'
Crash victim's story intended to impact distracted drivers
September 30, 2015 - 8:30am
International Boat Society motors to Alex
Maritime Museum draws classic boat conference goers, authors
September 30, 2015 - 8:20am
April 13, 2015
Six fire departments battle grass fire in Todd County
By Forum News Service Several fire departments and the DNR continued to battle a large fire southeast of Aldrich into the early morning hours...
April 13, 2015 - 10:41am
December 30, 2013
Authorities rule death in Montevideo a homicide
By Tom Cherveny, Forum News Service MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — Authorities have ruled that the death of Thomas Dickson, 64, on Dec. 23 in Montevideo is a homicide, Montevideo Police Chief Adam Christropher announced on Saturday. Dickson’s body reportedly had been found about...
December 30, 2013 - 7:08am
September 18, 2013
Suspect in double homicide arrested
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. -- The suspect in a double homicide two weeks ago in Granite Falls is in custody. Andrew Joseph Dikken was arrested about 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Renville County Sheriff’s Office in Olivia, according to a news release from the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension....
September 18, 2013 - 9:08am
August 26, 2013
Fatal crash reported near Sauk Centre; authorities searching for driver
Authorities are seeking the public's help to find the driver of a vehicle that was involved in a fatal crash near Sauk Centre Saturday. The crash happened at approximately 9:45 p.m. when the Minnesota State Patrol responded to and investigated a fatal crash on U.S. Highway 71 just...
August 26, 2013 - 9:10am
August 22, 2013
Highway 78 detour between Battle Lake, Ottertail begins Aug. 26
Motorists on Highway 78 between Battle Lake and Ottertail will encounter a detour beginning Monday, Aug. 26, while crews replace several culverts south of Ottertail and begin reconstruction work in downtown Battle Lake. Traffic will be diverted to Highway 108 and Highway 210....
August 22, 2013 - 8:12am
August 21, 2013
Detroit Lakes man convicted of murder in mobile home shooting
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
August 21, 2013 - 9:25am
August 19, 2013
Former Bemidji police chief injured on bicycle tour
PAYNESVILLE, Minn. -- A former Bemidji police chief was struck by a car and injured Friday while biking on a tour across central Minnesota. The Stearns County Sheriff's Office said the accident happened at 9:12 a.m. Friday when a motorist allegedly failed to stop at a stop sign about...
August 19, 2013 - 9:43am
Four teen girls hurt in Belgrade crash
BELGRADE, Minn. -- Four teenage girls were injured in a two-vehicle accident Friday night in Belgrade. Two of the individuals suffered serious injuries. According to the State Patrol, at about 10 p.m. a 2001 Nissan Altima driven by Arianna Vidger, 18, of Fargo, was going north...
August 19, 2013 - 9:40am
August 13, 2013
Father, son from Fergus Falls suspected of murdering relative
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.
August 13, 2013 - 10:57am