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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 14-15
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Driver taken to hospital after car goes off Highway 29
County gives lakes group $50,000
State swimming: Cardinals' 4x100 takes 16th at state
Sports schedule for Sunday, Nov. 18
Girls hockey: Brainerd-LF downs Alexandria in CLC play
Sports schedule for Saturday, Nov. 17
Alexandria's Boraas signs to play Division I golf
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
Robert "Bob" J. Johnston
Robert Edward Richardson
Ardean A. Hollatz
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
Letter to the Editor: Start a path to health, vitality
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
hires and promotions
on the street
March 13, 2018
Sheriff says school van apparently did not yield for semi in western Minn. crash
HANCOCK, Minn. – The driver of the Hancock Public School van that collided with a semi Monday afternoon at the intersection of a gravel and...
March 13, 2018 - 5:25pm
March 12, 2018
Eight injured when school van, semi crash in western Minn.
HOLLOWAY, Minn. – The Swift County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a crash with multiple injuries on Monday, March 12, about 4...
March 12, 2018 - 11:56pm
November 8, 2010
Body found by hunters near Hancock may solve six-year-old case
November 8, 2010 - 12:14pm
October 22, 2010
Ashby football: Arrow gridders grab first win of season
The Ashby football team got its first win since 2007 last Friday night in a 32-24 game against Hancock. The Arrows ran all over the Owls with 337 yards rushing, while gaining an additional 147 yards through the air. Ashby led 24-12 at the half behind touchdown runs of 28 and 35...
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2010
Highway 9 between Hancock and Benson is closed
DETROIT LAKES -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation office in Detroit Lakes reminds motorists that Minnesota Highway 9 between Hancock and Benson is closed to through traffic due to a road construction project. Motorists should follow detour signs on Stevens County Road 8,...
June 7, 2010 - 1:51pm
Hancock honors soldier killed in Iraq
Flags waving in the breeze, Patriot Guard standing at attention and the flashing lights of emergency vehicles were the backdrops for a service...
June 7, 2010 - 1:45pm
May 8, 2010
Highway 9 project in Pope, Swift counties begins May 11
DETROIT LAKES - Motorists on Highway 9 will be detoured beginning Tuesday, May 11, when a resurfacing project begins between Benson and three-quarters of a mile north of the Pope/Stevens county line, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Traffic will be detoured...
May 8, 2010 - 8:03am
April 7, 2010
Hancock soldier killed in Iraq
HANCOCK, Minn. - A Hancock, Minn., soldier was killed in Iraq in a noncombat-related incident, according to family sources. Army Sgt. Kurt E....
April 7, 2010 - 2:20pm
May 6, 2009
Minnewaska girls' softball team extends winning streak to 13
After losing their opening game to Paynesville, the defending West Central South Conference champion Minnewaska Lakers have reeled off 13 straight victories for a 13-1 record and the lead in the conference. The Lakers picked up three wins late last week, winning both halves of a...
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
April 3, 2009
Funeral services for Ervin Jacobson of Hancock will be held Saturday, April 4, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at the Morris Evangelical Free Church in Morris....
April 3, 2009 - 10:05am
March 11, 2009
Girls' basketball: Panthers upend state-ranked Owls
The Parkers Prairie girls' basketball team prevailed in a battle of two strong teams ranked in the top 10 of the Class A polls. The third seeded Panthers used a big second-half run to build a big lead against Hancock. They then held off the Owls late for a 53-46 win that sent them...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 19, 2009
Funeral services for John DeGier of Hancock, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. at the Christian Reformed Church in Hancock. Reverend...
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Funeral services for Otto Schaefer of Hancock, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at 10 a.m. at the Apostolic Christian Church near Morris. The Apostolic Christian Church Ministers will be officiating. The Apostolic Christian Church Choir will be providing the music. Visitation...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Funeral services for Myrtle Luthi of Hancock will be held Monday, Jan. 5, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Hancock. Reverend...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Jerome "Jerry" Petsche
Funeral services for Jerome "Jerry" Petsche of Hancock will be held Friday, Dec. 12, 2008 at 11:00 AM at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Hancock....
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am