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December 6, 2015
The Shopkins Scoops Ice Cream Truck Playset is a popular toy item.
Top toys for Christmas this year
December 6, 2015 - 8:00am
November 24, 2015
Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City was filled with crafts, vendors, baked goods, and people just enjoying a morning out during the annual Holiday Boutique Saturday.  (Photos by Tara Bitzan, Echo Press)
Out & About - around the county this week
November 24, 2015 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
Ken and Betty Tvedt of Alexandria went through the checkout line at Elden's Fresh Foods recently after winning a $50 gift card from the Douglas County Farm Bureau Federation. The Federation gave away two gift cards on the Open Line radio show as part of Food Awareness Month, which was in February. (Photo by Lowell Anderson)
Farm Bureau sparks awareness about food
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
Cameron Kiehn carefully picked out purple nail polish for a family member during his time shopping with local law enforcement. Osakis Police Chief Chad Gulbranson helped Cameron with his Christmas shopping.
Kids, cops tackle Christmas shopping together
December 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 2, 2012
The long-term consequences of overspending during holidays
December 2, 2012 - 11:15am
February 17, 2012
This is a picture of just part of Lynne's purchases.

Photo by Crystal Dey.
Savvy saver shares tips and tricks
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am
December 22, 2011
10 tips for holiday online shopping
December 22, 2011 - 10:07am
November 27, 2011
DNR offers a variety holiday gift ideas
November 27, 2011 - 12:00pm
November 24, 2011
Five things to do before leaving home on Black Friday
November 24, 2011 - 3:43pm
December 12, 2010
This season, heed the financial ghosts of Christmas
December 12, 2010 - 12:14pm
December 4, 2010
Scrooge-O-Meter: The true cost of charging gifts
December 4, 2010 - 2:33pm
December 3, 2010
Column - Black Friday was eye-opening
December 3, 2010 - 12:00am
November 24, 2010
Shopping while on the job? Be prepared for consequences
November 24, 2010 - 9:36am
November 21, 2010
Avoiding holiday debt - more consumers using cash and debit cards
November 21, 2010 - 12:14pm
June 18, 2010
Alexandria ranks high for pulling in shoppers
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am
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