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UPDATE: Crash near Miltona injures three people Thursday
Influenza cases spike locally
Aaron's Weather Talk: Nor'easter
Fire damages house in Alexandria
Three charged with felonies for Halloween night robbery
Boys hockey: Alex makes early-season statement against unbeaten Sartell
Wrestling: Tiebreaker criteria gives Tech win over Cardinals
Sports schedule for Thursday, December 18
Alex girls basketball: Heggie reaches 1,000 career points as Cards run past Fergus (w/video)
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 16
Homemade for the holidays: Trio of foods makes perfect gifts
The start of a national movement
A real renaissance man
Alexandria pianist releases Christmas CD
Theatre L’Homme Dieu announces 2015 season
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 17, 2014
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Melvin Paradis, 75
Funeral - Darlene Schuman, 56
Funeral - Reanie Mrnak, 87
Visitation - Elza Manning, 62
Donald Huwe, 82
Echo Press Editorial: Did you hear about this??? (It’s probably not true)
Letter: What is wrong with health coverage?
Letter: Council can avoid negative religious messages
Observations from the archives, 2004: Explosion flattens veterinary clinic
Echo Press Editorial: Teach children how to save during holidays
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Douglas County DAC announces Employers, Employees of the Quarter
Alexandria molding firm featured in ‘IndustryWeek’ businesss magazine
ATCC Foundation receives $10,000 to support STEM education
New building will house plumbing company
Cinema 9 supports local breast cancer research
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 10, 2009
Alexandria man injured in Todd County crash
An Alexandria man and two other people were injured in a two-vehicle accident near Browerville Friday night. The crash happened in Burleene Township in Todd County at about 7:30 p.m. Lorie and Punk Marcyes of Long Prairie were northbound on 115th Avenue when their 1998 Buick collided...
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June 10, 2009 - 12:00am
April 13, 2009
Osakis man dies in rollover
A 32-year-old Osakis man died in a one-vehicle rollover northeast of Osakis Saturday morning. Jeremy Baker was driving north on Todd County Road 37 in his 2000 Ford pickup when he lost control of the vehicle and it rolled, according to the Todd County Sheriff's Office, which listed...
April 13, 2009 - 9:21am
March 11, 2009
Fatal rollover reported in Todd County
One person was killed and two others injured in a one-vehicle rollover in northern Todd County early Tuesday morning. Scott Allen Denny of Raymond (authorities have corrected his address) was north bound on Todd County Road 23 near Hewitt in Bartlett Township when he lost control...
March 11, 2009 - 10:40am
March 6, 2009
Consumers alerted about high-pressure sales tactics
The Todd County Sheriff's Office is warning citizens - especially the elderly - to be very cautious of door-to-door sales persons trying to intimidate them into buying products through unprofessional persistence and intimidation. The sheriff's office issued a news release last week...
March 6, 2009 - 4:23pm
March 2, 2009
Bar in Hewitt burglarized, large reward offered
The Denim and Diamonds bar in Hewitt was burglarized sometime in the early morning hours of February 16, the Todd County Sheriff's Office reported. Suspects forced entry into the business sometime between 3 and 5 a.m., the TCSO said. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken. A reward...
March 2, 2009 - 1:19pm
January 8, 2009
Phone scam preys upon grandparents' emotions
Authorities in Todd County are alerting residents of a phone scam. On Wednesday, a Todd County couple reported that they had received a phone call from a female caller who identified herself as their granddaughter. The "granddaughter" told the couple that she was in Canada and had...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Johnson headed into Bison Athletic Hall of Fame
Lakes Area Recreation program director Todd Johnson will have a new title to add to his name after this weekend - Hall of Famer. Johnson is being inducted into the Bison Athletic Hall of Fame as North Dakota State University (NDSU) in Fargo, North Dakota inducts its 37th annual class...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Meet Todd County Board candidates
No matter which side of the county line they're on, Osakis residents have several options in choosing their next county commissioner this fall. For the first time in six years, enough candidates have filed in both the Douglas County and Todd County races for each to hold a primary...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Osakis man arrested in connection with Todd County burglaries
The Todd County Sheriff's Office made an arrest and recovered items that were reportedly stolen in two burglaries this month. Owners of a residence in Little Sauk Township reported burglaries on July 8 and July 21. While investigating, deputies discovered that on the day of one...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Todd County votes against closing Osakis Lake Road
Todd County commissioners voted against vacating the Osakis Lake Road Thursday. At a June 12 meeting, the board considered a request by a group of landowners to vacate County Road 55 near Osakis. The board initially considered the petition at its March 18 meeting, with a public...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Milfoil threatens more than lakes
Editor's note: Winners were recently chosen for the Water Wisdom Scholarship Program, an essay contest sponsored by the Douglas Soil and Water Conservation District and the Douglas County Lakes Association. This year's topic was, "How are Exotic and Invasive Species Impacting our...
June 13, 2008 - 12:00am