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UPDATE: Motorcyclist transported to hospital after crash
Attempted traffic stop leads to chase, arrest in Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: August 28-30, 2015
Remembering fallen officers
Lakes Area HOG honors veterans
Johnson wraps up first season at Viking Speedway with three titles
Parkers Prairie football: Trick play aids Panthers in 22-7 win over Kimball
Sports schedule for Monday, August 31
Sports scoop from Saturday, August 29
B-E football: Chargers dominate Owls behind big second quarter
Forty year tradition ends
Non-fiction lovers rejoice
Pure Country to perform Thursday
Alexandria Public Schools hold orientation, open houses
Women’s retreat to focus on rest in a busy world
Engaged - Haugen and Jones
Births - Douglas County Hospital births through August 26
Births - Douglas County Hospital through August 18, 2015
Wedding - Olson and Baker
Engaged - Kludt and Vickerman
Time to shine
Hummingbird presentation coming to Alexandria
Youth Outdoor Activity Day returning August 30
Informational meeting on northern pike proposals coming to Alexandria
Fish at eye level: New aquarium coming to county fair
Janice Karger, 68
Myron Ostlund, 85
Allen Peterson, 89
Susan Jordan, 85
Edgar Johnson, 86
Echo Press Editorial: Advice for overcoming obstacles
It’s Our Turn: What happened after
Douglas County Fair booth experience was awesome
Thank a school bus driver
Let’s take pride in who we are
America’s Farmers to benefit nonprofits
Fall planted bulbs for spring blooms
State grants help fund live-stock im-provements
Rebates available to farms, handlers
Extension: Keep your tomato plants healthy
Douglas Machine Foundation awards grant to DCCCP
JLG Architects named to Circle of Excellence
Bernick Family Foundation to award $150,000
Storage units available in Forada
Dust Busters relocates to Forada
Hires and Promotions
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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...
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...
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