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Law enforcement students in an intensive skills course practiced takedowns on Tuesday afternoon at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. The 10-week summer course is designed for students who already have a college degree but still need to learn skills such as firearms handling, traffic stops and how to handle domestic situations. (Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson)

ATCC earns national recognition

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Four Minnesota schools were featured in a compilation of the top 50 community colleges in the nation and Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) is among the ranks.


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Crystal Dey

Crystal Dey is a staff reporter for the Echo Press. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey worked for newspapers in North Dakota, Florida and Connecticut before returning to her home state to join the Echo Press in October 2011. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Staff Reporter Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.

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