Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper in Alexandria, Minnesota.
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No tax levy increase in Douglas County
WWII vet from Garfield fought during D-Day
Future of county hospital explored
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* September 18 Request for deputy to sign VIN verification on vehicle for Florida paperwork, 7th Ave. Threatening text messages from boyfriend, suggested harassment/restraining order, Carlos. Neighbor...
An Alexandria man was hit by a vehicle and killed in the Twin Cities Sunday. According to the State Patrol, Jacob Kato, 21, of Alexandria, was riding a bike in a traffic lane on Interstate 94 near West Broadway in Minneapolis when he was struck and killed. The crash happened at 3:05 a.m. The vehicle that hit him was driven by Kamala Jaglall, 25, of Richfield.
Picture perfect weather. Picture perfect scenery. Stunning displays. Smashing wine. Thousands of people will pour in over the weekend for Carlos Creek Winery's 15th annual Grape Stomp event. Live music,...
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* September 17 Check welfare, man difficulty standing and speaking, deputy reported he was malnourished and had pain from previous fall, transported to ER, Kensington. Repo company...
County posts $10.8 million general fund balance
The Kensington city office and community center were recently burglarized, according to Douglas County Sheriff's Office. The burglary was reported just after 8 a.m. on Wednesday. Multiple rooms in the...
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* September 16 Dad has questions about apartment building before son moves in, Alex. Hotel security found intoxicated man in parking lot, man arrested for receiving stolen...