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April 19, 2019
The map shows the area of the corridor study conducted in collaboration with the Minnesota Department of Transportation and Douglas County. (Contributed)
MnDOT looks at options for Hwy. 27, I-94 intersection
April 19, 2019 - 7:33am
April 10, 2019
Zebra mussels are an aquatic invasive species that can cause problems on lakes by attaching to boat motors and boat hulls, docks, lifts, rocks and swimming areas. They can also clog irrigation intakes and other pipes. (Contributed)
County moves ahead with AIS prevention
April 10, 2019 - 8:50am
These four entities made the list of the top 15 largest taxpayers in Douglas County (clockwise, from upper left): Grand Arbor (Knute Nelson) – third, Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center – fifth, Magellan Pipeline – sixth and Viking Plaza – seventh. (Echo Press photos by Lowell Anderson and Al Edenloff)
Who pays the most in property taxes?
April 10, 2019 - 5:58am
March 8, 2019
CD3 decontamination systems can provide full waterless cleaning service to 100 boats per day. (Contributed)
County continues fight against aquatic invasive species
March 8, 2019 - 8:19am
Township elections set for Tuesday
March 8, 2019 - 7:18am
February 24, 2019
This drawing shows what the new playground at Lake Brophy County Park is expected to look like. (Contributed)
Lake Brophy County Park to get new playground equipment
February 24, 2019 - 7:53am
February 15, 2019
Joyce McIntosh
Senior services coordinator introduced to county board
February 15, 2019 - 9:10am
January 28, 2019
A joint meeting between the Douglas County Board of Commissioners and the Alexandria City Council took place Tuesday, Jan. 23, at the Douglas County Courthouse. All five commissioners were in attendance, along with the county coordinator, all five city council members, the mayor and the city administrator. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Salt use among topic discussed by joint city council, county board meeting
January 28, 2019 - 9:42am
January 25, 2019
County approves contract with MnDOT for new interchange
January 25, 2019 - 6:49am
January 15, 2019
On her last day in office, Dawn Crouse stands in front of record books in the Douglas County Recorder's Office. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Her career began in 1976: Douglas County Recorder retires after nearly 43 years
January 15, 2019 - 3:46pm
January 14, 2019
Marriage applications
January 14, 2019 - 11:41am
December 31, 2018
Bitter wind chills expected for New Year's Eve, Day
December 31, 2018 - 1:26pm
December 27, 2018
City of Alexandria street crews line up one after another to haul snow from the middle of a street Thursday during the first snowstorm of the year. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Update: Winter's first storm closes mall; unnecessary travel not advised
December 27, 2018 - 2:27pm
December 26, 2018
A new ice skating trail has been added to Lake Brophy County Park in Alexandria. Bryan Thue, who works for Douglas County Public Works, drives the water truck around the trail making new ice. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Time to sharpen your blades: Ice skating trail built at Lake Brophy County Park
December 26, 2018 - 6:00am
December 14, 2018
Bronze star grave markers are used to mark the graves of veterans. The symbols on the star are as follows: crossed rifles for land forces and an anchor for sailors. The letters signify fraternity, charity and loyalty. The marker was patterned after the Civil War Grand Army of the Republic Badge. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Bronze stars should be placed by next Memorial Day
December 14, 2018 - 10:13am