2009: A year for perils and progress
Published 12/31/2009, Alexandria Echo Press
Some may look back at 2009 and say, “Good riddance!” The year brought a variety of perils for Douglas County – an economic downturn, job cuts, zebra mussels, the H1N1 flu outbreak, disruptive snowstorms, fatal motor vehicle crashes and a sharp division between city and county leaders over sharing law enforcement space.Word count: 2355
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