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Community says farewell to economic development leader
Grant County deputy recovering from odd vacation accident
Alexandria man faces felony sex charges
Law enforcement blotter: March 4, 2015
Anderson to serve as U of M regent
Chargers advance past Battlers on strong second half
6AA North girls basketball: Osakis overcomes offensive struggles to advance past LPGE
Girls basketball: Cardinals roll to 8AAA semifinals
Section 6A South boys basketball: VanErp's surprise return sparks Battle Lake over WCA in title game
Knights go 1-2 as team at state
Two local Scouts earn Eagle award
Runestone Museum makes New York Times Magazine
Alexandria teams rank high at Tri-College Math Contest
ATCC students dominate at competition
County library is a resource and a treasure
Engaged - Barlage and Lukas
Engaged - Hafdal and Gay
Births - Douglas County Hospital through February 15, 2015
Engaged - Koep and Highdale
Engaged - Reed and Patterson
Wildlife of Douglas County: Pileated woodpecker
Giant crappie through the ice
DNR survey shows Minnesota’s moose population remains low
Nohre named MDHA region director
Aiming for success
Funeral - Richard Clauson, 92
Funeral - Nelorie Moberg, 85
Jean Stark, 88
Nelorie Moberg, 85
Echo Press Editorial: Increased LGA is wise investment in rural cities
Column: Observations from the archives, 1965: Loneliest man advertises for a wife
In the Know: Thank you, farewell and parting thoughts
Gross misdemeanor needed as third option for careless driving
Very thankful for our local medical community
Crop disaster assistance deadline approaches
State Fair accepting Century Farm applications
Submit your specialty crop grant proposals
Organic farm transition support returns for 2015
Conservation Stewardship Program deadline extended
Douglas County DAC gives honors
Alexandria Clinic receives diabetes recognition
A new way to get your replacement SSA-1099 online
Library offers free copies of tax forms
Kraus-Anderson recognized for work on high school
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On The Street
September 17, 2010
Volleyball: Silverstreaks sweep Rebels
The Osakis volleyball team got its first win of the season last Thursday with a clean sweep over conference foe Eagle Valley. The Silverstreaks got off on the right foot in their quest to defend their league title. They won close sets in the first two by scores of 25-20 and 25-22...
Silverstreaks / sports
September 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 10, 2010
Football: Lakers fall to Eagles 27-14 on gridiron
The Minnewaska football team did not have an answer for the Lac qui Parle Valley running game last Friday night as LQPV went on the road and left with a 27-14 win. Sam Haas led an Eagles' running game that finished with 250 yards on 55 carries. Haas finished with 141 of those yards,...
Lakers / sports
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 5, 2010
Fourth annual Leaf Valley Speed Rally tomorrow
The 4th annual Leaf Valley Speed Rally will be held tomorrow, Saturday, February 6 on north Lake Miltona at the Sandy Beach public access. The radar run will begin at 10 a.m. The event is open to the public with more than 40 classes ranging from Kitty Kat to open fuel snowmobiles...
Cardinals / sports
February 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2009
Mary Ann (Metz) Nudell
Mary Ann Metz was born Sept. 25, 1954, in Browns Valley, the daughter of James and Shirley (Ziemer) Metz. Mary graduated from Browns Valley High School. On Sept. 3, 1971, Mary was united in marriage to David Nudell in Sisseton, S.D. Mary and David owned and operated a farm in Enderlin,...
April 14, 2009 - 3:52pm
March 16, 2009
Fire destroys Millerville restaurant
Fire destroyed the "Off the Eatin' Path" restaurant in Millerville Sunday afternoon. Firefighters from the Millerville and Leaf Valley fire...
March 16, 2009 - 1:11pm
January 30, 2009
CLRSD to hold public hearing on new comprehensive plan
A public hearing on the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District's new proposed comprehensive plan is scheduled for 9 a.m.
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Leaf Valley pulls out of sewer plan
Another Douglas County township has chosen to opt out of the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District. Leaf Valley Township supervisors voted 2-1 Thursday to withdraw from CLRSD. Supervisors Dan Jost and Jay Baldwin voted to leave CLRSD, while Mel Bump voted to remain in it. Bump,...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Alex spikers split four
Alexandria split four matches at the Apple Valley Volleyball Tournament this past weekend. The Cardinals played against some tough competition from the metro area and came away with wins over Eagan and Burnsville and losses to Shakopee and Blaine. Both the losses went to a decisive...
Cardinals / sports
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
The Osakis volleyball team played what head coach Kirsten Wessel called its best match of the season last Thursday against Eagle Valley. The Silverstreaks took care of the Rebels in three games by scores of 25-15, 25-13 and 25-10. It was the seventh win of the season for Osakis and...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
Football: Lakers edge Eagles 14-12
The Minnewaska football team came out of Madison with its first win of the season last Friday as the Lakers beat Lac qui Parle Valley 14-12. "It feels great to get a conference win on the road," head coach Steve Hill said. "It was a very exciting game with many outstanding plays...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Saved by the belt
Seat belts save lives. It may be a strong statement that some disagree with, but one family from Garfield agrees with it wholeheartedly. On June 9, Paul Amundson and his three children - Rieice, 7; Brennan, 6; and Quinn, 3 - were traveling south on County Road 6 near Leaf Valley...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
Seat belts prevent serious injuries
A two-vehicle accident Monday afternoon hurt four people but the injuries were only minor and authorities credited seat belts for saving the day. The crash happened at the intersection of County Road 6 and Mums Road in Leaf Valley Township. Shelby Swanson of Parkers Prairie was...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am