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Bumpy drive over tracks to get smoother
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
Minn. legislators expected to finish final part of $46B budget; tax cuts, bonding bill included
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, May 22
1 killed, another injured after van collides with semi
Boys tennis: Cards' season ends after loss to Warriors
Baseball: Panthers knock off B-E for 14th straight win
Sports schedule for Tuesday, May 23
Boys Golf: Alexandria wins CLC title at AGC
Osakis High School celebrates state title
Bus tour visits Arboretum
Christian singer returns to Alex area
Car Care Program names volunteer of the year
Dance benefits shoeless Ugandan children
Outdoor religious drama ends May 25
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
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Marion G. Bauer
Gilbert G. Poepping
Frances L. Lesuer
Lola M. Olson
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
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
hires and promotions
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March 4, 2014
Todd County deputy's firing was proper, arbitrator rules
Todd County was within its rights to fire Todd County Deputy Mark Grinstead last May, according to a state arbitrator who issued a ruling in...
March 4, 2014 - 3:28pm
April 24, 2013
Natural selection: Wetlands reclaim county ditch 23
Mother knows best when it comes to the literal law of the land. A public hearing regarding nature's reclamation of wetlands in County Ditch 23 opened Tuesday's Douglas County Commissioners' meeting. Petitioner Jeanne Adams requested abandonment of the upper portion of Branch 17 and...
April 24, 2013 - 3:48pm
April 4, 2012
Douglas County sheriff's office gets relief from heat
Things are heating up at the sheriff's office in Douglas County - literally. Recent summertime temperatures this spring have revealed a broken air-conditioning unit in the jail administration area. Sheriff Troy Wolbersen brought the item before the county commissioners on March...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 11, 2011
Sheriff's office could get fix-up
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has a new jail up and running, construction is under way on a courts-holding facility at the courthouse,...
February 11, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Up in smoke: Fire destroys home near Lobster Lake
The Garfield Fire Department was called to a house fire last Friday on the north side of Lobster Lake. The Douglas County Law Enforcement Center...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
2010 goes out with a slippery, dangerous bang
Minnesota state troopers were busy throughout the snowy New Year's Eve weekend. From the time the winter storms started on Thursday, December...
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 17, 2010
Reporter falls through the ice: Dive team hones rescuing skills
Inch by inch, step by baby little step, we moved closer and closer to the edge. With every teeny-tiny step, the crackling and gurgling sounds...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Paying fines is easier now
If you receive a ticket from the State Patrol, Department of Natural Resources or any local law enforcement agency anywhere in Minnesota, paying...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
On thin ice
Thinking about taking the snowmobile or fish house out? Hold your horses! Despite the cold temperatures and winter's early arrival, the ice...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
New radio dispatch system gains ground
A new era in emergency radio communications is making progress in Douglas County. Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen wants to move forward with the Allied Radio Matrix for Emergency Response (ARMER) system for Douglas County. He asked Douglas County commissioners at its last...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
Mail truck and Blazer collide near Carlos
A driver of a U.S. mail truck suffered minor injuries in a two-vehicle crash near Carlos Friday. The accident happened at about 12:25 p.m.
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
Click It or Ticket enforcement effort cites 43 unbelted Douglas County motorists
During the October statewide Click It or Ticket enforcement effort, out of more than 100 vehicle stops, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and Alexandria Police Department issued 43 seat belt and two child restraint citations. Around 400 law enforcement agencies statewide participated...
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
October 29, 2010
Scarier than ghosts and goblins: Drunk drivers on Halloween
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office and Alexandria Police Department will be out in full force looking for impaired drivers haunting the highways on Halloween weekend. The holiday is an annual concern and this year it falls on a weekend - increasing the potential for more Halloween...
October 29, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2010
Increased seat belt enforcement on the docket for October
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office and Alexandria Police Department will conduct intense Click It or Ticket seat belt patrols to increase seat belt use and stop preventable traffic deaths in October. The enforcement campaign includes around 400 Minnesota agencies and is coordinated...
October 15, 2010 - 12:00am
October 13, 2010
18-year-old dies in rollover near Evansville
An 18-year-old Evansville woman died in a one-vehicle rollover north of Evansville early Tuesday morning. Rae Danielle Dropps was driving south...
October 13, 2010 - 12:00am