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September 5, 2014
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
September 3, 2014
Blotter and Alexandria's Most Wanted
September 3, 2014 - 12:00am
Paid Letter: People appreciate sheriff's office
September 3, 2014 - 12:00am
August 8, 2014
The Alexandria League of Women Voters held a candidate forum Wednesday evening. Those taking part included (left to right) Douglas County Commissioner candidates Owen Miller and Chuck Nettestad and Douglas County Sheriff candidates Rich Homan, Scot Umlauf, Greg Windhurst and Troy Wolbersen. The third commissioner candidate, Elroy Frank, was unable to attend due to medical reasons.
Photo by Tara Bitzan | Echo Press
Primary is Tuesday
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
June 4, 2014
Blotter - through June 1, 2014
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
Todd County deputy's firing was proper, arbitrator rules
March 4, 2014 - 3:28pm
April 24, 2013
Natural selection: Wetlands reclaim county ditch 23
April 24, 2013 - 3:48pm
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