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Light Up the Night!
House in Evansville catches fire
Osakis celebrates Christmas Downtown
Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
County board OKs refunding of hospital bonds
Boys basketball: Cards falter late in loss to section power Detroit Lakes
Sports roundup from Friday, December 19
Sports roundup from Thursday, December 18
Pushing for a new identity
Cards continue their climb
Extra warmth for the holidays
Music video shoot reset for Monday
Veterans associations assist food shelf
You're invited to Christmas dinner
A gift of love
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
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
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Memorial Service - Carl Kremer, 67
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Donald Huwe, 82
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
It's Our Turn: Holiday birthday myths debunked
Letter: Turn technology off for child’s development
Letter: The value of a quarter has risen
Letter: No one else can do it for you
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
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Solar Skies to close in Alexandria
Just a Jaunt’s $500 passport winner announced
Slumberland helps families during holidays
New building will house plumbing company
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 19, 2014
Thunderstorm rumbles through county
A thunderstorm is rumbling through Douglas County this morning, bringing a heavy downpour of rain along with hail in some areas. Pea-sized hail was reported in Hoffman. The forecast calls for a chance of thunderstorm through this afternoon and evening, and more rain is predicted...
May 19, 2014 - 9:42am
April 11, 2014
70s at last!
Finally, spring! Wednesday brought plenty of sunshine and a high temperature of 74 degrees, five degrees shy of a record for April 9. It’s been a long, cold wait for temperatures to hit that sweet 70s spot – 180 days, in fact. The last time it happened was back on October...
April 11, 2014 - 12:00am
March 31, 2014
I-94 closed from Fargo to Bismarck; I-29 from Fargo to Canada
By Forum News Service The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the Highway Patrol on Monday have closed Interstate 94 from Fargo to Bismarck and Interstate 29 from Fargo to the Canadian border. US Highway 2 is also closed from Devils Lake to Grand Forks, the NDDOT...
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March 31, 2014 - 4:37pm
Fargo braces for big blizzard; Douglas County expected to get 3 inches
By Archie Ingersoll, Forum News Service FARGO – Forecasters are confident we’ll see two things today: heavy snow and howling winds. A major storm is predicted to sock the Red River Valley, bringing 10 to 20 inches of snow and 30 to 40 mph winds, with gusts over 50 mph,...
March 31, 2014 - 10:11am
March 18, 2014
UPDATE 6 A.M. Bad weather closes several schools in area today
Alexandria, Brandon-Evansville and Osakis schools are closed today, Tuesday, because of the bad weather. Douglas County is under a multi-stage winter storm warming until 7 a.m. Wednesday.
March 18, 2014 - 5:28am
February 27, 2014
Minnewaska Area Schools two hours late
Minnewaska Area Schools are running two hours late this morning, Thursday, because of the bad weather. Strong winds are causing low visibility on roads in open areas.
February 27, 2014 - 5:44am
February 20, 2014
UPDATE 8:05 a.m. Blizzard warning closes Alexandria, Osakis schools
Several schools in the Douglas County area are closed or running two hours late Friday morning because of the bad weather. Alexandria and Osakis schools are closed. As of 8:05 a.m. Friday, schools with late starts include Brandon-Evansville, Minnewaska, Parkers Prairie and West...
February 20, 2014 - 9:45pm
January 26, 2014
UPDATE 7 a.m. Bad weather closes, delays schools in area Monday
Hundreds of schools across Minnesota have announced they will be closed Monday because of the bad weather. In the Douglas County area, Alexandria, Brandon-Evansville, Minnewaska, Osakis, Parkers Prairie and West Central Area schools are closed. Alexandria Technical and Communtiy...
January 26, 2014 - 4:08pm
I-94 from Moorhead to Alexandria closes
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol will close the following roads in west central Minnesota at 4 p.m. due to strong winds, blowing snow and whiteout conditions: · Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Alexandria · Highway...
January 26, 2014 - 3:47pm