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Magic, wonder and faith at Church for the Harvest
New method for funding nursing homes?
Snow Saturday Night
Law enforcement blotter: January 22, 2015
News Briefs: Smoking in Minnesota drops
Boys hockey: Alex can't overcome Bemidji's torrid start as Cards drop second straight
Girls hockey: Shorthanded Alexandria falls 1-0 against Bemidji
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
Sports roundup from Friday, January 23
Speaker to share about weight loss journey
Harper’s Chord to perform at Carlos Creek
Tribute band plays at upcoming Alexandria Marching Band fundraiser
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Where are they now?
Engaged - Wilts and Hedstrom
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Engaged - Pavek and Jossart
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 28, 2014
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Dayton proposes expanded buffer zones along Minnesota waters
Wildlife of Douglas County: Short-tailed weasel
Ready for a challenge?
Buck bagged in Wyoming
Helen Howie, 88
Service - Ruby Benson, 73
Funeral - Allan Altnow, 86
Funeral - Maynard Radil, 79
Marilyn Berghe, 77
Letter: Can’t afford pro sports
Letter: Quotes can shed light on disputes
Letter: Practicing good hygiene habits is important during cold, flu season
It's Our Turn: Twins take refreshing approach at caravan stop
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars offered
Minnesota Grown Directory seeks new members
Funding secured for water quality initiative
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Jody Hanson promoted within Lakes Newspaper Group
JCPenney reports good, bad news
Alexandria Industries CEO outlines keys to company’s success
Alexandria Clinic lab earns accreditation
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
January 21, 2015
Southwest Minnesota woman to be on ‘Unsolved Mysteries’
By Forum News Service LUVERNE, Minn. — The woman who shared the story of her abandonment as an infant at the back door of a Twin Cities hospital on Christmas Eve 1961 will now share her story on a worldwide platform — the World Wide Web, that is. Last Friday, Tammy Makram...
January 21, 2015 - 8:49am
December 24, 2014
Fergus Falls council member dies in crash after fleeing from police
ELBOW LAKE, Minn. – A Fergus Falls city council member died in a car crash while fleeing Minnesota State Patrol troopers on Monday. The patrol identified the victim as Timothy Rundquist, 52, of Fergus Falls. Rundquist is the assistant Stevens County attorney and a faculty...
news / region
December 24, 2014 - 9:11am
November 14, 2014
News Briefs: Boy, 14, injured in accidental gunshot accident near Wadena
The following is a collection of news briefs from Forum Communication Company newspapers in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. MINNESOTA Boy, 14, injured in accidental gunshot accident WADENA, Minn. --- A 14-year-old male was shot near his ear in a handgun accident Thursday...
November 14, 2014 - 8:55am
September 26, 2014
UPDATE Friday: NDSU student’s death ruled a homicide
By Archie Ingersoll and Adrian Glass-Moore, Forum News Service MOORHEAD, Minn. – There are still many questions in the death of Thomas Gregory Bearson, but police got one answer on Thursday. Someone killed him. Who that someone is remains a mystery, said Lt. Tory Jacobson...
September 26, 2014 - 9:10am
September 23, 2014
Pharmacy burglary prompts public warning
The Starbuck and Morris Police Departments are warning the public about very potent prescription medications that were stolen during a pharmacy burglary. One overdose is reportedly connected to the stolen drugs. The Starbuck Police Department responded to a report of a burglary...
September 23, 2014 - 4:49pm
September 22, 2014
NDSU asks for help in search for missing student
By Patrick Springer, Forum News Service North Dakota State University officials are asking the public for information to help locate a missing student. Thomas Greg Bearson, a first-year student from Sartell, Minn., was last seen Saturday morning, Tim Alvarez, NDSU’s vice president...
September 22, 2014 - 10:39am
Wadena girl killed in ATV rollover
By Forum News Service WADENA, Minn. -- A 16-year-old Wadena girl died Monday night from head injuries suffered in an ATV rollover. Christine Kaye Alberts was driving a Polaris Ranger south of Wadena at about 20 mph when she swerved toward the ditch, according Wadena County...
April 22, 2014 - 2:38pm
September 14, 2013
Names released of victims in fatal crash near Henning
The names of two people from Deer Creek who died in a head-on collision Wednesday night west of Henning were released today by the Minnesota State Patrol. They are 34-year-old Sean Campbell and 26-year-old Pamella Whyte Campbell. According to the accident report, Sean Campbell...
news / region
September 14, 2013 - 3:30pm