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Agreement reached with District 206 teachers

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Alexandria School District 206 and the local teachers union group recently reached an agreement on teachers' salary and benefits.

The school board approved the contract during its May 21 meeting.


Over two years - July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2013 - teachers will receive an overall increase of 4.13 percent.

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Amy Chaffins
Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
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