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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 26
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
Update: Firefighters battle house fire in Garfield
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Friday meeting to address ag, environment legislative issues
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Adapted Bowling: Alex PI team takes two-pin win
Boys Golf: Alexandria endures weather, wins fourth straight meet
Track and Field: Ludwig first in both throwing events
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
June 5, 2009
Humane society offers dog obediance training
Starting on Tuesday, June 9 at 6 p.m., the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) will offer beginner dog obedience training classes. The classes will be held on five consecutive Tuesday evenings from 6 to 7:30 p.m. and will be taught by local professional dog trainer, Randy Buker. The...
June 5, 2009 - 12:00am
May 1, 2009
LAHS to hold garage sale fundraiser on May 30
Ready to do some spring cleaning and unsure what to do with all the things you don't use anymore? The Lakes Area Humane Society can help. The shelter is gearing up for its annual "Happily Ever After" garage sale, which will be held on Saturday, May 30 and is seeking donations of...
May 1, 2009 - 12:00am
April 29, 2009
Humane society offers dog obedience training
Have you recently gotten a new dog or puppy? Do you love all of its adorable antics, but have found that he has also brought with some undesirable behaviors? If this sounds familiar, the Lakes Area Humane Society has a class for you and your pet. Starting on Tuesday, May 5 at 6...
April 29, 2009 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Spring cleaning 101
With graduations and other springtime events approaching, cleaning and preparing the home take on a whole new meaning and there seems to be a...
April 17, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
Humane society offers dog obediance training
Have you recently gotten a new dog or puppy? Do you love all of its adorable antics, but have found that he has also brought with some undesirable behaviors?
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
March 11, 2009
American Cancer Society Daffodil Days under way
A new season of hope has arrived in Douglas County, thanks to the American Cancer Society Daffodil Days. This long-standing program celebrates the society's mission to eliminate cancer as a life-threatening disease by offering daffodils - the flower of hope - to donors in appreciation...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Humane society offers class to train puppies
Have you recently gotten a new dog or puppy? Do you love all of its adorable antics, but have found that he has also brought with some undesirable behaviors? Does he love to jump up enthusiastically on all visitors who enter your home, barks at anything that comes into his line...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Lunch with Knute: Douglas County Historical Society to host bean soup fundraisier
It's time again to celebrate local history by commemorating Knute Nelson's birthday with his favorite meal, bean soup. The annual fundraiser,...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 26, 2009
Kickoff to cancer-fighting event is next Monday
A kickoff for the American Cancer Society's "Relay for Life" fundraiser is set for Monday, February 2 in the education rooms at the Douglas County Hospital. A social hour with appetizers will start at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin at 6 p.m.
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
Lakes Area Humane Society offers advanced dog obedience training
The Lakes Area Humane Society is sponsoring an Advanced Dog Obedience Training Class starting on Tuesday, January 6 at 6 p.m. All dogs who have mastered the following basic obedience skills: heel, sit, stay and come, are welcome. The class will focus on perfecting those skills and...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
A home for the holidays?
Dogs and cats, and even a pot-bellied pig, were excited to receive attention at the Lakes Area Humane Society's holiday open house that took...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Nominations sought out for human resources award
The West Central Minnesota Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) invites nominations for the 2008 Human Resource Professional Award of Excellence. The annual award program recognizes professional excellence in the field of human resource management.
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Humane society offers dog obedience classes
Have you recently gotten a new dog or puppy?
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
A run for fun
The 2nd annual Alexandria Fun Run is set for Saturday, September 20 at Big Ole Central Park. All types of runners and walkers are welcome. Events will include a 5K run, 10K run, a dog walk to City Park and a 1K kids run for children 12 and younger. Check-in times for 5K and 10K...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Salad luncheon to help humane society
Here's a chance to enjoy a salad luncheon and help raise funds for the Lakes Area Humane Society and food for the Alexandria Food Shelf. On Wednesday, August 20, the Alexandria Eagles Auxiliary 3063 will hold a salad luncheon at the Eagles Lodge located on North Nokomis. The luncheon...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am