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Raises approved for elected officials: No change in commissioner salaries, per diems
1 hour 40 min ago
Kirk Griess
Son of Park Rapids couple killed in highway crash
5 hours 24 min ago
Alexandria School District in need of paraprofessionals
7 hours 12 min ago
A storm drain at Bethany on the Lake on Lark Street couldn't keep up with Sunday's heavy downpour. (Contributed photo by Bryan Stoeck)
Sunday’s rain fell hard and fast: Downpour causes flooding
8 hours 55 min ago
August 20, 2018
B-E consultants' goal to keep residents informed
19 hours 54 min ago
August 18, 2018
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AgweekTV: Regenerative Farming
August 18, 2018 - 8:30am
August 17, 2018
Canadian wildfires are making their presence known in the Alexandria area for the second straight week, as the sun struggled to be seen through the smoke Friday morning. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Canadian wildfires prompt another air quality alert
August 17, 2018 - 12:28pm
For the record
August 17, 2018 - 7:45am
Johnson-Pawlenty race tighter here
August 17, 2018 - 6:00am
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'Remember Eric Dean': Number of children removed from homes rising in Douglas County
August 17, 2018 - 5:44am
August 16, 2018
UPDATE: City, school races to spice up ballots
August 16, 2018 - 4:21pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: August 14-15
August 16, 2018 - 2:43pm
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
Meeting addresses money in politics
August 15, 2018 - 12:15pm
Nicole Bartels (right) helps an Alexandria YMCA member check in on Thursday, Aug. 9. Members of the Alexandria YMCA unanimously voted in favor of consolidation with Fergus Falls 25-0. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
YMCA consolidation clears first hurdle
August 15, 2018 - 12:04pm