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West Central Area school medalists from the April 21 Section 6A speech meet: From left: John Barber, Emily Engen, Brianna Kreft, Matthew Poyzer and Nathan Lewis. (Contributed)
Kreft to defend state speech title
12 hours 31 min ago
For the record
15 hours 26 min ago
April 18, 2018
The Douglas County Hospital has been serving the region since 1955 as a non-profit, community owned and locally governed hospital. A name change will be announced on May 11. (File photo)
Hospital to change name
April 18, 2018 - 4:09pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, April 17
April 18, 2018 - 2:34pm
Dawson Karl, 19, spends time in the worklab at Transition Tech, a program that supports special education students after graduation. (Contributed)
Program helps students make transitions
April 18, 2018 - 2:14pm
This drawing is an "in process draft" of the Big Ole Central Park Master Plan. The street that designates parallel parking on both sides of the road is Second Avenue. (Contributed)
Big plans for Big Ole Park
April 18, 2018 - 11:58am
Lanes close on I-94 between Garfield, Evansville
April 18, 2018 - 9:10am
In addition to year-round species of birds in Minnesota, bird watchers are seeing migrant species, like these common redpolls, staying around longer until the weather shifts. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Hungry birds: Cold spring delays migration, limits food sources
April 18, 2018 - 6:57am
April 17, 2018
This is a copy of the new personnel policy presented and approved at the Douglas County Board meeting Tuesday, April 17. This new policy was sent in the updated packet on Monday, April 16. play button
County drops idea to stop employees from talking to media w/video
April 17, 2018 - 4:02pm
Kayloni Nelson introduced herself as Justis Burland's cousin at the vigil Monday and shared memories of the boy with attendees. Mathew Holding Eagle/Fergus Falls Daily Journal
Vigil in Fergus Falls remembers 6-year-old who died of abuse
April 17, 2018 - 4:02pm
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, April 16
April 17, 2018 - 2:50pm
William Lynn Hillman
21-year-old suspect in custody after two slain in Perham
April 17, 2018 - 2:26pm
Casino night
April 17, 2018 - 2:19pm
YMCA board chairman Katie Perry received the YMCA’s Key Leader Award at the annual fundraising breakfast Thursday, April 12. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
YMCA closing in on fundraising goal
April 17, 2018 - 11:12am
Don’t forget to vote in Echo Press baby contest
April 17, 2018 - 9:29am