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UPDATE: Le Homme Dieu drowning victim identified
Still time to attend Vikingland Builder's Association Home Tour this weekend
Don't get ripped off at State Fair
Minnesota wolf population stable
5-year-old Henning girl injured in farm accident
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Hobie's new toy: Released in April, the Eclipse paddleboard draws intrigue
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
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DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
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COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
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IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
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
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
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On The Street
March 8, 2016
Township elections are today
Township elections take place today, Tuesday, at 18 townships in Douglas County. (The county's other two townships, Brandon and Miltona, will...
March 8, 2016 - 2:33pm
March 16, 2015
Coin toss settles treasurer race in Lund Township
A treasurer race in Lund Township came down to the flip of a coin. An election on March 10 resulted in a tie between the incumbent, Renae Odens, and challenger, Corrine Hart. They both received 20 votes. The winner was determined in a way that other small communities settle...
March 16, 2015 - 4:30pm
March 14, 2013
Voters elect leaders in 18 townships in Douglas County
Voting for township elections in Douglas County was light Tuesday since most of the candidates were running unopposed. Eighteen of the 20 townships in Douglas County held elections. Brandon and Miltona townships hold their elections in the fall. Here's a look at the voting results...
March 14, 2013 - 7:23am
March 12, 2013
Township elections are today; did you vote?
Grassroots government needs a little tending today. It's township election time. Eighteen of the 20 townships in Douglas County will hold elections and annual meetings today, March 12. Brandon and Miltona townships hold their elections in the fall but will still have meetings. Here's...
March 12, 2013 - 6:00am
November 10, 2012
Minnesota Association of Townships to meet in St. Cloud
The Minnesota Association of Townships is a nonprofit corporation representing Minnesota's 1,784 townships and nearly 9,000 officers. For the 79th year, the Association is hosting a two and a half day educational conference and annual meeting. This year it will be held at the River's...
November 10, 2012 - 10:53am
October 3, 2012
Brandon Township elections to be held
Brandon Township elections are held in November in conjunction with the general election on November 6. The three positions on the ballot up for election in 2012 are for two supervisors and a treasurer. All are four-year terms. Filing for supervisor position B is Gaylin Croonquist....
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
Douglas County 2012 township election results
The results are in for the 2012 township elections. While a lot of familiar faces will maintain their posts, some new candidates beat the odds. A vote passed in Miltona will change upcoming election dates from spring to fall. ALEXANDRIA TOWNSHIP Bryan Alstead was re-elected...
March 16, 2012 - 12:00am
March 13, 2012
Township elections are today; remember to vote
It's time to vote in the township elections. Nineteen townships in Douglas County are holding elections today, Tuesday. Lund and Miltona townships are looking at competitors in the treasurer and supervisor races. Many others are incumbents running unopposed. Here's a summary of...
March 13, 2012 - 12:33pm
May 27, 2011
1258085 Public Notice - Miltona Township Meeting June 8, 2011
Public Notice Publish May 25, 27, 2011 MILTONA TOWNSHIP MEETING NOTICE The regular monthly meeting of Miltona Township for June will be held on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Miltona Community Center. Thomas Blank, Clerk Miltona Township 1258085
May 27, 2011 - 12:00am
March 11, 2011
Township residents elect leaders
The results are in for all the Douglas County townships that held elections Tuesday. There were a few close races - one vote was the difference...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
March 9, 2011
FINAL UPDATE (6 p.m.): Township election results reported throughout Douglas County
After yesterday's township elections, the results are in for all of Douglas County's townships: Alexandria Township: Roger Thalman, with 28 votes, was elected supervisor E and Julie Feuling, 26 votes, was elected supervisor D. (The treasurer position is appointed.) Brandon...
March 9, 2011 - 10:59am
March 4, 2011
Township residents to go to the polls Tuesday
On Tuesday, March 8 township residents across Douglas County will head to the polls to cast their vote in the 2011 township elections. Most township ballots will ask voters to choose a treasurer and/or one supervisor. All polling places close at 8 p.m. The following is an overview...
March 4, 2011 - 12:00am
October 8, 2010
1161714 Public Hearing - Ida Township
Public Hearing Publish October 8, 2010 IDA TOWNSHIP NOTICE OF HEARING ON IMPROVEMENT OF BEMAN DRIVE FROM SAHARA LANE NORTH TO THE END OF THE ROAD TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that due to an oversight of one parcel the Board of Supervisors of the Township...
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am
February 10, 2010
1037156 Public Hearing - Alexandria Township
Public Hearing Publish February 10, 2010 ALEXANDRIA TOWNSHIP NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that the Alexandria Township Planning Commission will convene on February 22, 2010 at 6:00 p.m. at the Township Conference Room (located at 610 Fillmore Street behind Trumm...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
March 19, 2009
Township election results reported
After a late-winter snowstorm postponed all but one township election last week, voters in 19 of the 20 townships went to the polls on Tuesday,...
March 19, 2009 - 12:00am