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Bjurman resigns from assistant principal
Vandals paint messages on B-E school issue
Update: Elementary Track and Field Days smashes records
As hours tick down, Minnesota budget work continues, but special session may be needed
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, May 19 through Sunday, May 21
Osakis High School celebrates state title
Softball: WCA suffers late-inning struggles heading into playoffs
Boys Tennis: Alex tops DL in regular season finale
Softball: Panthers' DeBoer hits walk-off over B-E
True Team: Streaks make believers of themselves after Class A title
Discovery Middle School partners with church to stock food shelf
Walk, open house for mental health awareness
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Mike Frisch: Tips for opening-day walleyes
An officer shortage: DNR enters opener down 25 COs statewide
Frances L. Lesuer
Scott Allen Bakke
Phyllis Ann Collins
United States District Judge Richard H. Battey
Dennis Douglas Pearson
It's Our Turn: An astonishing blur of technology
Echo Press editorial: Who will pay for clean water?
Observations from the Archives: 2007: Freedom to Breathe Act bans public indoor smoking
Guest editorial: More urban-rural unity needed
Letter: Putting God in a box
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
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New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
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On The Street
Vandals paint messages on B-E school issue
The spray-painted messages were loud and clear — someone or some people are not happy about the proposed new school for the Brandon-Evansville...
38 min 35 sec ago
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
February 16, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Feb. 15
Suspicious vehicle, comp reported a vehicle with three occupants were parked behind his vehicle. Occupants spoken, there were using the wireless...
February 16, 2017 - 1:09pm
February 15, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Feb. 14
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Tuesday, Feb. 14 Personal injury accident, one person was taken to Douglas County Hospital with non-life threatening...
February 15, 2017 - 3:32pm
February 14, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Feb. 13
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Monday, Feb. 13 Personal injury accident, driver lost control and slid into ditch, striking a tree. Person...
February 14, 2017 - 11:27am
February 13, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Feb 10 - Sunday, Feb. 12
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, Feb. 10 Suspicious activity, comp reported people coming on his property at night and taking old junk....
February 13, 2017 - 11:23am
February 10, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Feb. 9
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Thursday, Feb. 9 Attempted fraud/scam, comp wanted to talk to an officer regarding the “grandson in jail”...
February 10, 2017 - 12:28pm
February 9, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Feb. 8
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Wednesday, Feb. 8 Utility company call, comp was driving by and heard a loud jet engine sound, called company and was told that typically happens when a main valve freezes, technician in route, Alex. School bus violation, stop arm violation, driver...
February 9, 2017 - 12:08pm
February 8, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Feb. 6 and Tuesday, Feb. 7
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Monday, Feb. 6 Public assist, comp received call from alarm company about low temperature at a residence. House was secure and comp was advised of findings, Alexandria. Vehicle in ditch. An unoccupied vehicle, which was not a hazard, was found near...
February 8, 2017 - 3:45pm
January 25, 2017
Update: Arrest made after standoff
Local law enforcement, including the Douglas County SWAT Team, were called to a home on Runestone Drive in east Alexandria around 8 p.m. Tuesday...
January 25, 2017 - 4:17pm
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Nov. 25
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Wednesday, Nov. 23 Property damage accident, pickup pulling a U-Haul, Intersate 94, mile marker 103. Vehicle...
November 25, 2016 - 3:07pm
September 28, 2016
First female road deputy now admin of the year
Attention to detail. Ability to organize. Work experience. Dedication, commitment, tenacity, grit, care and compassion. These are just a few...
September 28, 2016 - 12:00am
September 16, 2016
New group forms to support law enforcement
There have been numerous efforts in support of local law enforcement and emergency management services over the years, but two Alexandria businessmen...
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
September 9, 2016
Glenwood man turns himself in to authorities after multi-agency search
By Gretchen Brown, West Central Tribune A man who ran from a sheriff's deputy Thursday and spurred multiple ground and air searches has turned himself in to authorities, the Pope County Sheriff's Office says. Jacob Donovan Nelson, 29, of rural Glenwood, turned himself in to the Douglas...
September 9, 2016 - 10:49am
September 8, 2016
Multi-agencies search for Glenwood suspect
Law enforcement officials are looking for a 29-year-old male who fled authorities early this morning, Thursday. The suspect, according to authorities, is Jacob Donovan Nelson of rural Glenwood. According to the Pope County Sheriff’s Office, shortly after 7:30 a.m., a concerned citizen...
September 8, 2016 - 3:29pm