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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 16-18
Teachers say they've 'become better teachers' as school adopts 4-day week
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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 14-15
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Sports schedule for Monday, Nov. 19
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria upended by New Ulm late
State swimming: Cardinals' 4x100 takes 16th at state
Sports schedule for Sunday, Nov. 18
Girls hockey: Brainerd-LF downs Alexandria in CLC play
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
DeLaney Ann Jane
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
A big buck with grandpa
A decoy buck with a bow
DNR report: Deer farm with past CWD cases identifies more
Deer report: An incredible week turns into such a low, and what to take from it
Viola M. Klimek
Robert "Bob" J. Johnston
Robert Edward Richardson
Letter to the Editor: Try a plant-based roast this Thanksgiving
Commentary: What happens in mental health therapy?
It's Our Turn: America: Not a Christian nation
Letter to the Editor: Epilepsy is always newsworthy
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't be a victim of silent killer
4-H holds county competition
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
Wendy's closes in Alexandria
'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
Tubbs wins state award: Horizon Public Health leader is retiring in January
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
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November 1, 2018
4-H'ers take dogs, horses to state
Douglas County 4-H'ers brought home ribbons and honors in September after a state competition with their dogs and horses. Dogs Four area 4-H members brought their dogs to the Minnesota 4-H State Dog Show Sept. 22-23, competing against several hundred youths and dogs from across the...
November 1, 2018 - 7:27am
May 11, 2018
Rare disease has state's horse owners on notice
Joel Paffrath, an Alexandria native who owns Rusty Spur Arena in the Spicer area, had to implement a 30-day quarantine of all his horses three years ago when the threat of a immensely contagious and potentially fatal equine disease struck. Now, the disease has reappeared in the Dakotas...
May 11, 2018 - 11:04am
May 4, 2018
When Madi met Harv: A story of a girl and her love of horses
A trip to the gift shop at Canterbury Park turned Jennifer Anderson into something she never expected: a children's book author. Anderson and...
May 4, 2018 - 11:01am
November 8, 2017
Osakis 4-H'er judges Arabians in Oklahoma
A young Douglas County horsewoman's strong performance in a statewide horse show this fall earned her a trip to a national horse judging event...
November 8, 2017 - 10:29am
October 19, 2017
Going far with 4-H horses
For Madison Floden and Brooke Strand, horses have been a prominent part of their journey to adulthood. "I really don't think I would be who...
October 19, 2017 - 12:06pm
December 16, 2016
Wagon driver injured when horses spooked dies
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:15am
November 4, 2015
ASK A TROOPER: Should farm animals be penned securely?
Question: My neighbor has cattle and horses, and it seems like they are always getting out of their fences and many times out onto the road. Isn’t there some kind of law requiring animals to be kept a little more secure than that? Can he get into trouble with the law or get sued? Answer:...
November 4, 2015 - 12:00am
January 2, 2013
Adjusting her practice
Kathy Seifert's affinity with animals is mystifying. "You have to see it to believe it, and even when you see it you still don't believe it,"...
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
November 11, 2009
Local 4-H'ers compete in state horse, dog shows
The 4-H State Horse Show was held at the State Fairgrounds Coliseum September 18-21. Riding in the pleasure classes were: Brianne Coyer, Hoofbeats...
November 11, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
Horses and hearses
Silas Naas will tell you that he hasn't amounted to much in his life. He's probably right - if you think being happy and fulfilled and hardworking...
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
Lipizzaner Stallions to leap into Alexandria
The World Famous Lipizzaner Stallions proudly present its 40th anniversary tour with a presentation of the Dancing White Stallions. The Lipizzaner...
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
August 21, 2009
Lipizzaner Stallions to perform in Alexandria
The World Famous Lipizzaner Stallions proudly present its 40th anniversary tour with a presentation of the Dancing White Stallions. The Lipizzaner Stallions will be at the Runestone Community Center on Sunday, September 6. The show is set to start at 1 p.m. Regular admission adult...
August 21, 2009 - 12:00am
May 20, 2009
Harness and Homesteaders club forms
The Harness and Homesteaders Club of Otter Tail has recently been formed by and for people who are interested in farming with horses and mules as well as other homesteaders' skills. The club is currently planning an event to be held September 19-20 at Lindig Farms, located southwest...
May 20, 2009 - 12:00am