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  • Douglas County crash under influence

    Saturday the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was called to a one vehicle crash at the intersection of County Roads 22 and 6 east of Garfield. According to the sheriff’s office, 34 year old Lance Vogt …

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    27 Sep 11
  • Hazardous waste drop-off Wednesday

    A Free Hazardous Waste Collection will be held on Wednesday, September 28 at the Stevens County Highway Garage from 10 AM–2 PM. Examples of acceptable items: paints, stains, varnish, aerosol products, garden pesticides, automotive fluids, …

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    27 Sep 11
  • Small business center now has office hours

    The West Central Minnesota Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has partnered with Stevens County Economic Improvement Commission, Inc. (SCEIC) to offer local office hours. A consultant from the small business development will be at SCEIC …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Atomic Training for everyone in Stevens County

    All residents of Stevens County are eligible for a free one-year subscription to on-line software training. How often have you needed or wanted to learn the basics of a computer software program like Word, Excel, …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Construction safety reminders

    As the construction season and yard work head into the home stretch this fall, Otter Tail Power Company reminds its customers and neighbors that, before starting any project that involves disturbing the ground, they need …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Ridgewater’s 50th Anniversary

    Sam Bowen with Ridgewater College says on Saturday Ridgewater will celebrate its 50th anniversary at the Willmar campus. He says there is fun for the entire family on campus, and they’re inviting the community to …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Murder charges dropped against Hansen

    Murder charges against 34 year old Michael Hansen of Alexandria were dismissed Friday after a motion was filed by the Douglas County Attorney’s Office dismissing the indictment. Hansen was found guilty by a jury in …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Appleton City Council

    The Appleton City Council has heard a short presentation from the Appleton Area Health Services, mainly in reference to the nursing home numbers in the last couple of months. City Clerk Roman Fiddler says the …

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    22 Sep 11