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July 19, 2019
Echo Press' new website goes live next week
15 hours 24 min ago
Watch out for fresh oil on Hwy 27 between Alexandria, Hoffman
17 hours 13 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 18
17 hours 36 min ago
This rendering shows what the proposed new visitor center at Lake Brophy County Park could look like. (Drawing by JLG Architects)
Grant application approved for visitor center
18 hours 19 min ago
Lexington Realty International purchased the bank note on Viking Plaza about six weeks ago. It owned and managed the property for about a decade until it was unable to extend its mortgage and a New York bank took control of the property in 2018. (Contributed photo)
Mall is ready for a comeback
20 hours 36 min ago
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin salutes the United States flag, during the 21 and a half hours he and Neil Armstrong spent on the moon's surface, according to NASA. (Courtesy of NASA)
Moon landing a touchstone event
20 hours 37 min ago
Rodney Naab
License bureau and facilities directors hired
23 hours 19 min ago
July 18, 2019
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 17
July 18, 2019 - 5:51pm
Invasive plant found in Grant Lake
July 18, 2019 - 12:46pm
Members of Pedaling for a Purpose organized a car wash fundraiser for Ivy's Legacy Foundation and they'll be going on a 468-mile bike ride to raise more money later this month. They include (left to right) Cody DeWenter, Dacotah Stanek, Kenzie Schmiesing, Kasondra Collins and Shane Massmann. Not pictured is Adam Saltmarsh. (Contributed)
Pedaling for a Purpose: Six friends take on 468-mile bike ride
July 18, 2019 - 8:21am
The shelves at the Outreach Food Shelf of Douglas County got a boost recently from a grant from the Otto Bremer Trust. (Rachel Kubik / Echo Press)
Food shelf receives $24,000 grant
July 18, 2019 - 7:06am
Chancellor Devinder Malhotra of the Minnesota State higher education system speaks to a room full of ATCC students and personnel, members of the school district, lawmakers and others. (Rachel Kubik / Echo Press)
Chancellor promotes new workforce scholarship
July 18, 2019 - 6:03am
July 17, 2019
The investigation into the Jan. 2 crash of this Cessna Skyhawk at the Appleton Airport has been completed. The airplane encountered ice on the runway and drifted landing while landing. The pilot was not injured.   Appleton Police Department courtesy photo
January crash at Appleton, Minn., airport due to ice on runway
July 17, 2019 - 8:39pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 16
July 17, 2019 - 4:57pm
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