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Fire damages house in Alexandria
Three charged with felonies for Halloween night robbery
MDH: High blood pressure patients need diabetes test
Four arrested in Halloween night robbery
Holiday Train dazzles despite fog
Alex girls basketball: Heggie reaches 1,000 career points as Cards run past Fergus (w/video)
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 16
Osakis girls’ offense clicks in win
Alex boys win third straight against Otters
Leaning on seniors
Homemade for the holidays: Trio of foods makes perfect gifts
The start of a national movement
A real renaissance man
Alexandria pianist releases Christmas CD
Theatre L’Homme Dieu announces 2015 season
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 17, 2014
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Melvin Paradis, 75
Donald Huwe, 82
Terry Roth, 90
Darlene Schuman, 56
James Cavers, 66
Echo Press Editorial: Did you hear about this??? (It’s probably not true)
Letter: What is wrong with health coverage?
Letter: Council can avoid negative religious messages
Observations from the archives, 2004: Explosion flattens veterinary clinic
Echo Press Editorial: Teach children how to save during holidays
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Douglas County DAC announces Employers, Employees of the Quarter
Alexandria molding firm featured in ‘IndustryWeek’ businesss magazine
ATCC Foundation receives $10,000 to support STEM education
New building will house plumbing company
Cinema 9 supports local breast cancer research
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On The Street
June 4, 2014
Letter - Road project hurts Holmes City
To the editor: Summer is upon us along with the road construction season. Holmes City is scheduled for a reconstruction project – not the road resurfacing and curb and gutter that was discussed years ago. It will dig up the existing County Road 4 in Holmes City and take the curve...
opinion / letters
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
September 11, 2013
I-94 lane to shut down between Alexandria, Garfield
Motorists on eastbound Interstate 94 between Garfield and Alexandria will encounter intermittent daytime lane closures starting this week, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT).
September 11, 2013 - 9:07am
October 3, 2012
Big changes in store for Highway 29 South
Big changes await the main southern route in and out of Alexandria - Highway 29 South. The public is invited to attend a meeting on Thursday,...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Broadway work in full swing
If you plan on traveling on Alexandria's Broadway between 8th and 50th Avenue, be prepared for traffic jams and delays. Crews are busy resurfacing...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 1, 2010
Big project to begin on Geneva Road
It's been in the works for about 10 years, but now it looks like it's finally going to happen. A one-mile stretch of Geneva Road is set to receive...
October 1, 2010 - 12:00am
Bike route awaits County Road 42
Bicyclists will soon have another designated safe route to ride in Douglas County. At Tuesday's regular Douglas County Board meeting, commissioners approved a bike route designation and restricted parking resolution in regard to the reconstruction project along County Road 42. The...
October 1, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
Here's the news on County Road 42
With summer in full swing, people may be wondering why the construction project on County Road 42 hasn't started yet. According to Dave Robley,...
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
September 2, 2009
Road project changes Carlos
With one Douglas County road construction project pretty much completed, another one is under way. County Roads 9 and 13 in Carlos are being...
September 2, 2009 - 12:05am
August 26, 2009
County Roads 42, 11 open
County roads 11 and 42, north of Alexandria, are now open. This view shows a new section of County Road 11/34 looking south toward the intersection...
August 26, 2009 - 12:05am
August 5, 2009
Progress made on CR 42: Detour will be lifted soon
Vacationers may not like this summer's weather, but it's been an advantage for road construction crews. "The dry summer has helped," said Douglas County Public Works Director Dave Robley of the road construction project on County Roads 42/11/34.
August 5, 2009 - 12:05am