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August 14, 2009
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U.S. Representative Collin Peterson talked to manufacturing leaders Tuesday during a "peer council" at Douglas Machine facilitated by Enterprise Minnesota.
Peterson talks health, energy
August 14, 2009 - 7:56am
August 5, 2009
Powerline route options narrow
August 5, 2009 - 1:36pm
July 27, 2009
Photo courtesy of Chris Ray of the Grant County Herald

One of the drills that emergency response teams from Grant County practiced was evacuating an injured person from a rooftop.
Alexandria fire chief helps disaster drill in Grant County
July 27, 2009 - 6:42am
July 15, 2009
Alexandria pursues joint LEC: Total cost of city, county project estimated at $11.95 million
July 15, 2009 - 9:06am
July 11, 2009
More zebra mussels found in Lake L'Homme Dieu
July 11, 2009 - 5:03am
July 8, 2009
A groundbreaking ceremony for the new Douglas County Jail took place Monday morning. Participating in the traditional shovel throw included (left to right) Michael Filippi, Integrity Group Inc.; Jerry Johnson, Bev Bales, Dan Olson and Norm Salto, Douglas County commissioners; Brad Lake and Jackie Notch, Douglas County Sheriff's Office; Paul Anderson, Douglas County commissioner; Troy Wolbersen, Douglas County sheriff; and Larry Filippi, Integrity Group Inc.
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
Ground breaks for new Dougals County jail
July 8, 2009 - 7:44am
July 5, 2009
Alexandria to turn purple next week
July 5, 2009 - 5:22am
July 1, 2009
Contributed photo

Gene Provost of Alexandria is shown behind a boat-shaped cart used in the Rapala Fishing Spree promotion at the Rapala warehouse in Eagan.
Alexandrian reels in big prize
July 1, 2009 - 5:40am
June 30, 2009
Alexandria man dies in motorcycle crash near Wadena
June 30, 2009 - 10:31am
June 27, 2009
Contributed photo

Jeff Bosek of Alexandria, owner of Divers Clubhouse, discovered a large elk antler in the murky waters of Lake Carlos. Recently, he learned that the antlers could be anywhere from 2,000 to 12,000 years old. Bosek is pictured with his children, Ryker (left), who was 3 at the time the photo was taken in July of 2008, and Kaisa, who was 5.
From the depths of Lake Carlos...
June 27, 2009 - 5:29am
June 25, 2009
Marijuana investigation leads to three arrests
June 25, 2009 - 8:30am
June 17, 2009
Alexandria owner of Automaxx dies in apparent drowning
June 17, 2009 - 5:35am
June 16, 2009
Area Weather: Cold, dry pattern beginning to break, thankfully
June 16, 2009 - 5:39pm
June 15, 2009
While filming a documentary about the Kensington Runestone that will air this fall on The History Channel, actors Corey Okonek (standing), playing the role of Olaf Ohman, and Michael O'Loughlin, who played the role of a neighbor, examined a stone that was found wrapped in the roots of an aspen tree on Ohman's farm. Photo by Celeste Beam, Echo Press.
From the Echo Press: Runestone on 'The History Channel' this fall
June 15, 2009 - 9:07am
June 14, 2009
Douglas County discusses costs of assessing property
June 14, 2009 - 7:39am