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This drawing depicts what the proposed bathhouse at Lake Brophy County Park could look like. (Contributed)
Bathhouse design approved for Lake Brophy County Park
4 hours 27 min ago
July 20, 2018
People stand in line near closing time Wednesday at the Douglas County License Bureau in Alexandria. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
One year later, frustration abounds: Problems persist with MNLARS
July 20, 2018 - 5:29am
July 19, 2018
Angie Eichten, manager of the Planned Parenthood clinic in Alexandria, displays the medication closet, where they stock many forms of birth control as well as medicines for vaginal infections, urinary tract infections and sexually-transmitted diseases.(Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Planned Parenthood: Patients at risk - Organization cites potential loss of some federal funds
July 19, 2018 - 8:22am
Kensington gets first dollars for new tower
July 19, 2018 - 5:07am
July 12, 2018
Lakeshore owners demand change
July 12, 2018 - 5:35pm
July 9, 2018
Sprinkler code still simmering in Alexandria
July 9, 2018 - 10:00pm
Council appoints election judges
July 9, 2018 - 9:59pm
Council closes meeting to discuss lawsuit
July 9, 2018 - 9:58pm
July 1, 2018
Local climate lobbyists meet with Peterson
July 1, 2018 - 8:17am
June 29, 2018
Michelle Clark, newly appointed judge for Douglas County District Court, Seventh District, hugs Mark Hansen, a retired judge for the same district, after her oath of office ceremony June 21. Clark's family held the Bible while she took the oath, including her husband, Jim Harrison, and their children, Madison and Morgan Harrison. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Clark takes oath, receives judge's robe
June 29, 2018 - 6:11am
June 28, 2018
Lake cleanup plan moves forward
June 28, 2018 - 5:52am
June 25, 2018
Should city axe stronger sprinkler system code?
June 25, 2018 - 10:42pm
With concerns, council approves car storage request
June 25, 2018 - 10:42pm
Buckthorn-eating goats allowed
June 25, 2018 - 10:40pm
June 22, 2018
Council may axe sprinkler system code
June 22, 2018 - 5:58pm