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April 4, 2012
Douglas County sheriff's office gets relief from heat
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 11, 2011
Sheriff's office could get fix-up
February 11, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Celeste Beam  |  Echo Press
The Garfield Fire Department, with mutual aid assistance from the Brandon Fire Department, responded to a house fire on the north side of Lobster Lake Friday afternoon. The house was a total loss.
Up in smoke: Fire destroys home near Lobster Lake
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
Raeshel Betterman  |  Echo Press
One of the many crashes that happened over the holiday weekend was a two-vehicle accident on Highway 29 North near the Lake L'homme Dieu beach at about 12:30 p.m. Friday. It involved a van and one person was injured but the injuries were not life threatening, according to the State Patrol.
2010 goes out with a slippery, dangerous bang
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 17, 2010
Brad Berning with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office helped "rescue" Echo Press reporter Celeste Beam from the frigid waters of Lake Darling last Friday.
Reporter falls through the ice: Dive team hones rescuing skills
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Paying fines is easier now
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
Lowell Anderson  |  Echo Press
Workers removed a skid loader that broke through the ice on Noonan Park while clearing snow from the skating rink Monday.
On thin ice
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
New radio dispatch system gains ground
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
Al Edenloff  |  Echo Press
A Chevrolet Blazer ended up on its side in the ditch following a two-vehicle crash south of Carlos Friday afternoon.
Mail truck and Blazer collide near Carlos
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
Click It or Ticket enforcement effort cites 43 unbelted Douglas County motorists
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
October 29, 2010
Scarier than ghosts and goblins: Drunk drivers on Halloween
October 29, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2010
Increased seat belt enforcement on the docket for October
October 15, 2010 - 12:00am
October 13, 2010
Arson on 6th Avenue? Two suspects from Benson charged
October 13, 2010 - 12:00am
18-year-old dies in rollover near Evansville
October 13, 2010 - 12:00am
October 11, 2010
Two people arrested in connection with Off Broadway Antiques fire
October 11, 2010 - 10:35am