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Canadian wildfires prompt another air quality alert
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Tennis: Morris-WCA tennis knocks off Panthers in tight opener
Tennis: Osakis sweeps opening tri at Pequot Lakes
Volleyball: Cardinals set for new-look season
Carlsen's chance: Matthew Carlsen set to take over at QB for the Cards
Slow-pitch softball: Nelson League lobs up entertaining atmosphere
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....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Magdalen Rose Kelly
Kirk and Joyce Gunderson
Finding your fit at the fair
Zebra mussels' effect on local fisheries
Try something new: Froggin' for bass
Another opportunity to talk whitetails with local DNR set for Sept. 6
Zebra mussels force anglers to adjust on local lakes
William Harry Michaelson
Dale Luverne Kluver
Gary W. Bast
Commentary: Memorial will be a peaceful place
Letter to the Editor: Diet can reduce greenhouse gas emissions
It's Our Turn: Global travel and a lingering guilt
Letter to the Editor: Come to the political meeting tomorrow
Echo Press Editorial: Dirty war against media must end
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
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Farm family of the year: Ron and Ann Branch of Berry Ridge Farm honored
On The Street
Alomere Health forfeits $242,000
'I feel good about leaving': Olson set to retire from Legacy of the Lakes Museum
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on the street
August 15, 2018
Stratton knocked out in primary: Incumbent Meyer wins spot on Nov. 6 ballot
Tuesday's primary results came as a surprise for not only the challengers who prevailed in making it to the November ballot for Douglas County...
August 15, 2018 - 6:06pm
August 6, 2018
County board candidates make final pitch before primary
A few hot-button topics, including employee morale, Alomere Health, lake quality and more, were discussed by the six county commissioner candidates...
August 6, 2018 - 11:19pm
August 3, 2018
County Board candidates answer questions
How well do you know the candidates running in the primary election? In addition to the state and federal races, voters in two Douglas County...
August 3, 2018 - 6:16am
August 1, 2018
County Board candidates answer questions
The primary election is less than two weeks away. How well do you know the candidates? In addition to the state and federal races, voters in...
August 1, 2018 - 5:48am
July 26, 2018
County board candidates state their case
Candidates who are running in the primary election for two Douglas County Board positions offered ideas on a wide range of topics Wednesday —...
July 26, 2018 - 9:46am
June 13, 2018
County simplifies sign ordinance
If you want to put up a sign or billboard within Douglas County, there will soon be fewer restrictions. At its monthly meeting on Monday afternoon, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners approved amendments to the zoning ordinance that covers signs. About four years ago, the commissioners...
June 13, 2018 - 12:35pm
April 20, 2018
County drops idea to stop employees from talking to media w/video
Douglas County Coordinator Heather Schlangen presented an updated personnel policy at Tuesday's Douglas County Board meeting, and it was approved...
April 20, 2018 - 12:01pm
October 9, 2017
10 years of breathing freely in Minnesota
It has been 10 years since Minnesota enacted the Freedom to Breathe Act, stopping smokers from lighting up in public places such as bars and...
October 9, 2017 - 9:54am
August 17, 2017
County commission salaries increase $1,000
"It would be easier if you guys weren't sitting there," Douglas County Commissioner Keith Englund said to the audience while the commissioners...
August 17, 2017 - 4:27pm
November 22, 2016
Foreign students filling employment gap
Look around the Alexandria area and you will see "Help Wanted" signs everywhere. And many of those signs are at restaurants and hotel and hospitality businesses. Several hotels and restaurants have turned to outsourcing for help to fill the employment gap. Arrowwood Resort and Conference...
November 22, 2016 - 6:00am
October 6, 2016
County commissioner calls employee 'disrespectful' but board disagrees
An allegation against a Douglas County employee that he was disrespectful to the county board was dropped Tuesday after a hearing. Douglas County...
October 6, 2016 - 11:00am