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June 12, 2015
Douglas County Parks Superintendent Brad Bonk and parks staff members Thane Swiffe and Brent Bennett place the new Lake Brophy Wayside sign along County Road 82, west of Alexandria last week. The stones were provided by Joanne Olson in memory of her husband, Don. The stones came from their farm near Farwell.
Photo by Amy Chaffins, Echo Press
New sign erected for new park name
June 12, 2015 - 8:24am
August 23, 2013
A J.C. Penney sign was found under-neath some tin that was taken down this week at Past and Present Home Gallery at 619 Broadway in Alexandria. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)
A sign of Alexandria's past comes to light
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
This is the photo of a 1904 train derailment that happened in Osakis. The photo is featured on the trailside sign recently installed downtown. (Contributed photo)
You are here!
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Political campaign signs not permitted on state highway rights of way
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
May 15, 2012
Federal highway sign rule eliminated to save communities money
May 15, 2012 - 2:06pm
February 2, 2011
Al Edenloff  |  Echo Press
Workers from Larry Steidl's Tree Service installed a banner the Alexandria Sertoma Club purchased to promote its Ice Fishing Challenge. The new space for banners stretches across North Broadway, between the Runestone Museum and Probuild.
Getting the word on the street
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
June 26, 2009
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
In addition to landscaping around the sign, trees and shrubs were also planted in several other locations on the east side of the highway between 50th and 44th Avenue.
Planting a green welcome
June 26, 2009 - 12:05am
February 20, 2009
Echo Press photo by Arlan Anderson
MnDOT crews worked at the intersection of Highway 29 North and County Roads 42 and 13 - Carlos Corners - Wednesday afternoon in preparation for a new four-way stop that was installed Thursday.
Stop signs go in at Carlos Corners
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am
February 18, 2009
Stop sign work to begin at Carlos Corners this week
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
February 11, 2009
Sign-up for 2009 DCP taking place
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
A warm welcome
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Campaign sign thefts are up this year in county
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
September 22, 2008
New sign to welcome visitors to Alexandria
September 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Where are the tullibees?
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Wetland restoration easement program sign-up ends on July 18
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am