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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Elvis Pigsley (w/video)
Crash near Nelson sends driver to hospital
Driver injured in I-94 crash near Osakis
Big car show wheels into Alexandria
Sladek takes second at Pepsi Little People's Golf Tournament
Alexandria Horseshoe League
Legion Baseball: Alex wins a couple, loses a couple in home tourney
Morken: Easy to see why wins piled up for the Panthers
Area baseball players make state all-tournament teams
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Lincoln students compete at global Destination Imagination competition
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Osakis church holds community supper
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Wanda Jean Tramm
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
On the Street
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 27, 2017
Letter: Suicide should never be glorified
To the editor: Our children are under attack. Suicide has always been a problem in our society, but now there are a couple of things which are glorifying and pushing it on our kids like nothing before. The first is one of those "challenge games" called "Blue Whale," which primarily...
May 27, 2017 - 8:35am
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