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June 23, 2009
Alexandria takes action against dangerous dogs
June 23, 2009 - 9:02am
June 17, 2009
Alexandria named hunting hot spot by Outdoor Life magazine
June 17, 2009 - 10:53am
May 26, 2009
Alexandria man dies in motorcycle crash
May 26, 2009 - 8:52am
May 15, 2009
Douglas County man sentenced for fabricating grants
May 15, 2009 - 2:15pm
Alexandria man faces wire fraud charges
May 15, 2009 - 2:14pm
May 1, 2009
Series focuses on positives in our community
May 1, 2009 - 1:42pm
April 28, 2009
South Dakota driver sentenced for 2007 vehicular homicide
April 28, 2009 - 10:34am
Viola Smith, 23, is the legal guardian for her brother, Joey, 25, who is autistic.
Alexandria woman cares for severely autistic brother, calls him her hero
April 28, 2009 - 10:30am
April 3, 2009
Alexandria voter part of Senate recount saga
April 3, 2009 - 3:01pm
Divers from the Douglas County Dive Team, along with several other counties around the state and in Wisconsin, participated in a three-day ice dive training seminar last month on Lake Latoka. Contributed photo courtesy of Kay Hultman.
Diving into trouble: Douglas County team is ready when tragedy strikes
April 3, 2009 - 2:59pm
March 20, 2009
This drawing gives an idea of what the outside of the new Douglas County Jail will look like. The jail will be located at the current site of the Douglas County Public Works office. At a special board meeting Tuesday, county commissioners voted 4-1 to sell bonds in the amount of $12.9 million to pay for the jail project. This amount is a savings of nearly $3 million from the projected cost of $15.76 million. The board awarded contracts to the low bidders in 28 of the 29 work categories, reserving a decis...
Douglas County locks down jail bids of $12.9 million
March 20, 2009 - 1:54pm
Alexandria street department workers pumped water out of the ditch along Agnes Boulevard into the stormwater drainage system Wednesday afternoon. One lane on a section of the roadway near Kinkead Cemetery was barricaded after rapidly melting snow flooded the street. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Temperature turnaround creates flooding problem in Alexandria
March 20, 2009 - 1:50pm
March 16, 2009
Alexandria man dies in rollover
March 16, 2009 - 12:41pm
March 14, 2009
Douglas County Commissioners discus consequences of not building new jail
March 14, 2009 - 2:14pm
One of the three Selective TV towers sits on a five-acre parcel of land on County Road 22 near County Road 6 northwest of Alexandria. (Celeste Beam/Echo Press)
A towering challenge - Selective TV faces huge increase in tower rent
March 14, 2009 - 6:00am