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Douglas County Board

May 10, 2019
Proposed county policies cause controversy
May 10, 2019 - 9:50am
The front lawn of the courthouse, which faces 7th Avenue East and Douglas Street, will eventually be turned into additional parking. (Contributed)
County looking at expanding courthouse parking
May 10, 2019 - 6:09am
April 15, 2019
The Minnesota Department of Transportation conducted a study to identify traditional highway improvements that are designed to improve traffic performance, mobility and driver satisfaction at the Hwy 27 and Interstate 94 interchange near Alexandria. (Contributed map)
Plans for Hwy 27/I-94 include roundabout
April 15, 2019 - 10:40am
March 22, 2019
County employee recovers $1 million
March 22, 2019 - 7:11am
March 13, 2019
County starts budget talks
March 13, 2019 - 7:46am
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
February 22, 2019
Douglas County Board approves contracts with Miltona, Evansville
February 22, 2019 - 11:41am
January 25, 2019
County approves contract with MnDOT for new interchange
January 25, 2019 - 6:49am
January 23, 2019
Letter to the Editor: County Board should add evening meeting
January 23, 2019 - 9:33am
January 8, 2019
Two new Douglas County commissioners, Tim Kalina and Heather Larson, were sworn in Tuesday morning at the organizational meeting of the Douglas County Board. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
New commissioners sworn in
January 8, 2019 - 6:00pm
January 3, 2019
Julie Anderson
County hires new emergency management director
January 3, 2019 - 8:36am
December 20, 2018
Douglas County Commissioner Owen Miller presents Dawn Crouse with a plaque for her years of service to the county. Crouse is retiring after more than 40 years working for the county. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
County bids farewell to recorder, two commissioners
December 20, 2018 - 5:38pm
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
November 28, 2018
New policy for county department heads
November 28, 2018 - 6:16am
November 16, 2018
County gives lakes group $50,000
November 16, 2018 - 7:29am