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March 13, 2019
County starts budget talks
March 13, 2019 - 7:46am
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
October 19, 2018
Parks Superintendent Brad Bonk holds an award with Douglas County Commissioner Owner Miller that was presented to JLG Architects for their work on the Kensington Rune Stone Park visitor center. Also pictured are commissioners (from left) Charlie Meyer, Jerry Rapp, Keith Englund and Jim Stratton. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Douglas County receives 'clean' audit
October 19, 2018 - 5:55am
August 24, 2018
Dave Rush
County may not be in compliance: Rush working on shoreland development policy with DNR
August 24, 2018 - 7:50am
August 21, 2018
Raises approved for elected officials: No change in commissioner salaries, per diems
August 21, 2018 - 4:39pm
August 15, 2018
Judy Backhaus (left) and Tim Kalina (middle) will face each other in the general election this November for a seat on the Douglas County Board for District 2 as they beat out incumbent Jim Stratton (right) in Tuesday's primary election.
Stratton knocked out in primary: Incumbent Meyer wins spot on Nov. 6 ballot
August 15, 2018 - 6:06pm
March 22, 2018
A civil war soldier statue on the lawn of the Douglas County Courthouse could possibly have a new home. The statue, which was erected in 1916, could possibly be moved to Legion Park, which is the site of the newly planned Veterans Memorial Park. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Statue move tabled by county
March 22, 2018 - 12:58pm
January 24, 2018
LETTER: Personal attacks won't cloud my decisions
January 24, 2018 - 11:45am
November 25, 2016
For the Record - Nov. 25, 2016
November 25, 2016 - 6:00am
November 2, 2016
Voter's Guide: Douglas County Board
November 2, 2016 - 11:20am
October 26, 2016
An audience on Thursday listened to Douglas County Board of Commissioners candidates (from left) Jerry Rapp, Dick Gulbranson and Keith Englund during a candidate forum. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Much agreement among county commissioner candidates
October 26, 2016 - 11:00am
September 2, 2016
County to rescind tax plan for restaurant
September 2, 2016 - 12:00am
July 1, 2016
Two more roundabouts coming soon
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
September 10, 2013
Douglas County Commissioner Bev Bales (left), chair of the Association of Minnesota Counties' (AMC) Health and Human Services Policy Committee, and Isanti County Commissioner Susan Morris, committee vice chair, attended last week's Association of Minnesota Counties meeting in Alexandria. (Contributed)
County commissioners hold Association of Minnesota Counties meeting
September 10, 2013 - 11:28am
November 18, 2011
Douglas County commissioners to meet Tuesday
November 18, 2011 - 9:53am