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Law Enforcement Blotter: July 18
Weather changes Senior Fishing Day events
Planned Parenthood: Patients at risk - Organization cites potential loss of some federal funds
Kensington gets first dollars for new tower
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Junior legion tournament: Rain postpones Alex Black game to Friday
Girls basketball: Cardinals win Breakdown state title
Alexandria youth teams top three at Pacesetter Tournament
Junior legion tournament: Alex Black loses first bid for state tournament berth
Junior legion playoffs: Alex Blacks one win away from a state berth
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
Rare white squirrels show up in Alexandria
Senior Fishing Day is a go again as Viking Sportsmen honor Bosek
Strege optimistic area pheasants came through the hatch OK
Dogfish grabs on and doesn't let go
Lake Ida producing again for area bass tourneys
Harold A. Ranum
Catherine Jane (Cathy) Lahtinen
Letter to the Editor: Constitution is straightforward, plain English
In the Know: Avoid stereotyping employees
1968: Alexandria native caught up in Miami hijacking
Letter to the Editor: Victim advocates are unsung heroes
An Echo Press Editorial: A guide to newspaper terms
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
After 54 years on Broadway, Ben Franklin to close its doors
Hagstrom named 'Top 25 Women in Business'
On The Street
Viking Plaza sale postponed again
Deadline for farmers approaching
hires and promotions
on the street
July 17, 2018
B-E School hires ICS Consulting
The Brandon-Evansville School Board unanimously approved the hiring of ICS Consulting to help the school district address its facility issues and needs at its Monday night meeting. The hiring of the consulting firm has the potential for leading to either the building of one or two...
July 17, 2018 - 3:45pm
July 11, 2018
Evansville Fest will go on: Lack of volunteers had put its future in doubt
Evansville's Fourth of July celebration got pushed to a weekend this year, with July 4 falling in the middle of the work week. But outside of...
July 11, 2018 - 12:21pm
July 6, 2018
Four firms vie for BE facilities work
Brandon-Evansville School Board members have a decision to make. Over the course of the past couple of weeks, the board heard from four consulting...
July 6, 2018 - 8:02am
June 30, 2018
A booming Fourth of July weekend
Whether you're looking to catch firework displays, sun rays or candy this Fourth of July, Douglas County will be hopping with Independence Day-related...
June 30, 2018 - 10:19am
June 28, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Families should speak out on B/E school
To the editor: In life, you have the "haves" and the "have nots." Some have money, some don't. Some have power, some don't. Some have a vision for the future, some do not. When you get a group that has all three "haves" good things can happen and it can be quite magical!
June 28, 2018 - 7:59am
June 20, 2018
Break-even preliminary budget passed
Although the school year just ended, the Brandon-Evansville School is already planning ahead and at its regular meeting Monday night, the board...
June 20, 2018 - 12:19pm
June 1, 2018
Creating their future: B-E Class of 2018 turns tassels
"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know...
June 1, 2018 - 1:29pm
April 27, 2018
I-94 lanes to be reduced between Evansville, Garfield
Motorists on Interstate 94 between Evansville and Garfield exits will encounter head-to-head traffic on the eastbound lane starting Wednesday, May 2, until mid-November. The overall project includes resurfacing both directions of Interstate 94 between Highway 79 and Highway 114, and...
April 27, 2018 - 2:10pm
April 24, 2018
Traffic lanes reduced on I-94 between Evansville, Garfield
Motorists on I-94 from Evansville to Garfield exits will experience an eastbound lane closure on Wednesday, April 25. Traffic will be reduced to one lane for the next two weeks. There will also be intermittent westbound lane closures on Monday, April 30 until Friday, May 4 from 7...
April 24, 2018 - 3:37pm
April 18, 2018
Lanes close on I-94 between Garfield, Evansville
Motorists on I-94 between Garfield and Evansville will experience alternating lane closures along the eastbound lanes today, Wednesday, April 18. The lane closures will take place from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and are to prepare the lanes to carry head to head traffic when construction...
April 18, 2018 - 9:10am
April 15, 2018
Driver injured in rollover near Evansville
A 32-year-old St. Paul man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover near Evansville Sunday morning.Andrew Charles Peterson was driving a Chrysler Pacifica east on Highway 79 just west of Interstate 94 at about 6 a.m.
April 15, 2018 - 4:01pm
April 4, 2018
Don't move 'X' when aerial mapping starts
When the snow finally melts, the Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin its transition away from snowplow operations by conducting...
April 4, 2018 - 11:31am
April 2, 2018
Grades remain the same
There was a sense of frustration among school board members and those in attendance at a special board meeting Monday night of the Brandon-Evansville School District. The topic of discussion quickly turned from what grades should attend which school to a discussion about facilities...
April 2, 2018 - 9:41pm
March 21, 2018
Evansville City Council fills vacancy
Richard Novotny has been elected to fill the fourth spot on the Evansville City Council. The vacancy was left when former mayor Terry Aasness resigned at the Evansville City Council meeting Monday, Dec. 11. City council member Monica Olson stepped in as mayor, leaving the spot in...
March 21, 2018 - 10:39am
March 2, 2018
Towering needs: Clean water funds would help three cities in Douglas County
Help could be on the way for three cities in Douglas County that want to improve their water systems. Last week, Gov. Mark Dayton proposed spending...
March 2, 2018 - 12:30pm