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Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 4, 2016
Storm Pictures from Wednesday
Storms popped up between Minot and Devils lake near highway 2 around 4 pm Wednesday afternoon. The storms spread eastward dropping hail and producing...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am
July 20, 2016
Tornado Days stirs up fun in Miltona
A twister that ripped through their downtown 46 summers ago didn’t stop Miltona residents. The town roared back with a major rebuilding effort...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
May 27, 2016
Friday's Weak Tornado
Friday afternoon, shortly after 2:30 pm, a developing thunderstorm just southeast of Moorhead produced a funnel cloud. The thunderstorm was not...
May 27, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 25, 2016
Possible tornado reported near Villard w/video
A report of a possible tornado is being reported by weather spotters in the Villard area shortly after 3 p.m. According to reports on the police scanner, weather watchers were reporting debris, shingles flying off of houses and other property damage in the Lake Amelia area south of...
May 25, 2016 - 4:25pm
July 13, 2015
STORM UPDATE: Storm leaves some damage to clean up (w/video)
Many residents in Douglas County will spend some of the day cleaning up after last night's thunderstorm. The storm that rumbled through the...
July 13, 2015 - 11:42am
April 29, 2015
This is Severe Weather Awareness Week for North Dakota. Here is a little perspective about tornadoes. Statistics compiled by the National Weather...
April 29, 2015 - 8:16pm
September 19, 2014
September 19th Severe Weather
On the evening of Friday September 19, a few storms moved in from southern Manitoba, and one quickly became severe. A Tornado Warning was issued...
September 19, 2014 - 10:05pm
March 9, 2013
New tornado app brings American Red Cross safety information to mobile devices
The American Red Cross launched its official Tornado App this week, putting lifesaving information right in the hands of people who live in, visit or have loved ones in tornado-prone areas, such as Minnesota. This free app--available in English or Spanish--gives iPhone, iPad and...
March 9, 2013 - 11:03am
April 19, 2012
Are you prepared for severe weather?
With a tornado already reported in the state this year, Minnesotans are again reminded about the dangers of spring and summer storms. Severe Weather Awareness week in Minnesota, which kicked off April 16, is a good time for families, schools and businesses to learn about weather...
April 19, 2012 - 6:15am
May 21, 2011
Commerce leaders urge summer storm preparedness
With storm and tornado season in full swing, the Minnesota Department of Commerce urges consumers to take stock of their insurance coverage and belongings before disaster strikes. Wind storms and tornados can hit with little notice, destroying property and robbing consumers of...
May 21, 2011 - 10:40am
May 5, 2011
Sen. Klobuchar to return to Wadena to view rebuilding
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will be in Wadena on Friday to participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for a new Wadena-Deer Creek High School to replace the one that was destroyed by a tornado that ripped through the community last summer. The new Wadena-Deer Creek High School...
May 5, 2011 - 7:57am
March 11, 2011
Benefit to help tornado victims
A benefit pancake and sausage feed to help the victims of the tornadoes that hit Otter Tail and Wadena counties in 2010 is set for Sunday, April 3 at the Parkers Prairie Event Center from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. There will also be a silent auction. Proceeds will be distributed to...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
January 16, 2011
Already a Wadena tornado survivor, first baby is born at TCHC
January 16, 2011 - 5:08pm
January 2, 2011
Wadena considers whether to demolish grandstand
Sheldon Monson of the Wadena County Ag Society asked the Wadena City Council for an extension before demolition of the fairgrounds grandstand which was damaged by the June 17 tornado. On the Dec.
January 2, 2011 - 11:50am
November 25, 2010
A chilly bike ride for a good cause
Two guys on a mission for good rolled through Alexandria Monday on a 1947 Monark bicycle. They took turns riding the antique bike, which they...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am