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Law Enforcement Blotter: April 24
ATCC wins 20 firsts at state SkillsUSA
Westrom's bill funds ag programs, broadband
Should Minnesota allow 2 fishing rods per angler? Republicans say yes, Democrats say no
Minnesota woman agrees to plead guilty to laundering up to $1.5M
Should Minnesota allow 2 fishing rods per angler?
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 25
Track and Field: Minnewaska top two again at Benson
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville showing improvement
Adapted Bowling: Alexandria competes with Cambridge-Isanti
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
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
Fred & Rose Julig
Should Minnesota allow 2 fishing rods per angler?
Mike Frisch: A look back before looking ahead
Kensington’s Troy Helget piles up more honors for his carvings
McFeely: Lincoln angler breaks N.D. state walleye record, but doesn't think it'll last long
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
Hugh K. Phillips
Nancy Kay Norling
Vernon "Vern" Strehlow
Letter to the Editor: Food shelf helps 250 families a month
Letter to the Editor: Cell phone bill will save lives
1919: Plans start for pickle factory
Letter to the Editor: Mistake made at 50th Avenue and Highway 29
Letter to the Editor: Those opposing Laughing Buddha aren't monsters
4-H holds county competition
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
On The Street
Nation's largest farm toy store attracts customers for miles
Farm group hosting rural voices discussion
hires and promotions
on the street
April 19, 2019
MnDOT looks at options for Hwy. 27, I-94 intersection
Semi-trucks stacking up, driver confusion, illegal U-turns and access to local destinations are just a few of the issues that prompted a corridor...
April 19, 2019 - 7:33am
April 10, 2019
County moves ahead with AIS prevention
One of the main goals of the county's Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Plan is to not only monitor infestations, but to also manage any new...
April 10, 2019 - 8:50am
Who pays the most in property taxes?
Douglas County will collect more than $27 million in property taxes this year. The Echo Press thought it would be insightful to find out who...
April 10, 2019 - 5:58am
March 8, 2019
County continues fight against aquatic invasive species
The fight against aquatic invasive species continues in Douglas County on a number of fronts, Land and Resource Management representatives told...
March 8, 2019 - 8:19am
Township elections set for Tuesday
Township elections are set for next week for all but three of the 20 townships in Douglas County. While Brandon, Carlos and Miltona townships hold elections in November on even years, elections for the rest of the county's townships will take place next Tuesday, March 12. Here's a...
March 8, 2019 - 7:18am
February 24, 2019
Lake Brophy County Park to get new playground equipment
Youth in Douglas County will have another place to play and have fun after the new playground equipment is installed at Lake Brophy County Park...
February 24, 2019 - 7:53am
February 15, 2019
Senior services coordinator introduced to county board
Senior citizens have a new face to greet them at the Douglas County Senior Services office. Joyce McIntosh, the new senior coordinator, was introduced...
February 15, 2019 - 9:10am
January 28, 2019
Salt use among topic discussed by joint city council, county board meeting
Salt use and its impact on the environment is a highly-debated topic in the region, and it was among the subjects discussed in a rare joint meeting...
January 28, 2019 - 9:42am
January 25, 2019
County approves contract with MnDOT for new interchange
At Tuesday's Douglas County Board meeting, commissioners approved a partnership contract with the Minnesota Department of Transportation for the future interchange on Interstate 94 and Pioneer Road. The work order contract is for the design and preparation of a conceptual layout for...
January 25, 2019 - 6:49am
January 15, 2019
Her career began in 1976: Douglas County Recorder retires after nearly 43 years
Shortly after she turned 20, Dawn (Rustand) Crouse saw an ad in the newspaper about a job opening in the county’s recorder office. Out of 50...
January 15, 2019 - 3:46pm
January 14, 2019
Kevin Richard Lopez and Penny Rae Movold Jonathan Robert Crouse and Alexis Rose Haggerty Michael James Clayton and Vicki Lynn Siler Trish Rose Meyer and Edward John Gaasterland
January 14, 2019 - 11:41am
December 31, 2018
Bitter wind chills expected for New Year's Eve, Day
A winter storm warning and a wind chill advisory have been issued for Douglas County, and the county is advising no unnecessary travel until...
December 31, 2018 - 1:26pm
December 27, 2018
Update: Winter's first storm closes mall; unnecessary travel not advised
Snowstorms don't always come as advertised, but so far this one — the first of the winter for Douglas County — appears to be living...
December 27, 2018 - 2:27pm
December 26, 2018
Time to sharpen your blades: Ice skating trail built at Lake Brophy County Park
Ice skating enthusiasts, listen up! There's a new place to dig in your blades this season. An ice skating trail has been designed and formed...
December 26, 2018 - 6:00am
December 14, 2018
Bronze stars should be placed by next Memorial Day
Next spring, bronze stars missing from grave sites of area veterans will be replaced. A funding policy for those stars was approved Tuesday at...
December 14, 2018 - 10:13am