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Sun sets over sparse snow
Two New Hope police officers shot at City Hall; gunman killed
Explosion levels home near Bemidji
Alexandria to hire two new police officers
K9 unit deployed after chase with suspect
Sports schedule for Tuesday, January 27
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
Sports roundup from Monday, January 26
Sports schedule for Monday, January 26
Speaker to share about weight loss journey
Harper’s Chord to perform at Carlos Creek
Tribute band plays at upcoming Alexandria Marching Band fundraiser
Take a spiritual journey
Where are they now?
Engaged - Wilts and Hedstrom
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Engaged - Pavek and Jossart
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 28, 2014
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Dayton proposes expanded buffer zones along Minnesota waters
Wildlife of Douglas County: Short-tailed weasel
Ready for a challenge?
Buck bagged in Wyoming
Ruby Benson, 73
Allan Altnow, 87
LaVaun Schoeck, 84
Helen Howie, 88
Service - Ruby Benson, 73
Letter: Can’t afford pro sports
Letter: Quotes can shed light on disputes
Letter: Practicing good hygiene habits is important during cold, flu season
It's Our Turn: Twins take refreshing approach at caravan stop
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars offered
Minnesota Grown Directory seeks new members
Funding secured for water quality initiative
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Jody Hanson promoted within Lakes Newspaper Group
JCPenney reports good, bad news
Alexandria Industries CEO outlines keys to company’s success
Alexandria Clinic lab earns accreditation
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
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Alexandria community education
February 7, 2014
Instructors sought to teach summer, fall community education classes
Class ideas for future sessions also welcomed
February 7, 2014 - 12:00am
January 9, 2014
Learn the basics of pottery
Designed for beginners to advanced students, Community Education’s pottery class will teach the basics of working with clay, including wheel-thrown pottery, hand building and glazing. Enjoy taking risks and exploring new ideas in this class, led by local artist Mimi Seykora. The...
life / events
January 9, 2014 - 1:43pm
Try belly dancing, pilates or zumba for free
Alexandria Community Education is offering people the chance to try belly dance, pilates or zumba classes for free. Stephanie Muehlenhardt will lead a free one-hour zumba session on Tuesday, January 14 from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Discovery Middle School cafeteria in Alexandria. Pre-registration...
life / events
January 9, 2014 - 1:32pm
January 8, 2014
Winter got you down? Learn something new!
Below are just two of the many classes Community Education in Alexandria has available. For a class list, more information, or to register for a class, visit the website www.alexandria.thats communityed.com or call (320) 762-3310. Learn the basics of working a camera Learn how...
January 8, 2014 - 1:07am
January 2, 2014
Kids invited to learn about floor hockey
Area youth in 4th, 5th and 6th grade are invited to attend a Community Education class to learn hockey skills, play floor hockey games and have fun. The class sessions will be held Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, January 21 through February 6, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Voyager Elementary...
life / events
January 2, 2014 - 2:58pm
November 25, 2013
Bake and take cookies at December 3 class
In “Bake and Take Cookies and Candies,” the public is invited to bake and take home six dozen holiday treats. The class is Tuesday, December 3 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Discovery Middle School, Alexandria. All dough is pre-made by professional baker Lorie Meagher at her...
life / food
November 25, 2013 - 11:31am
September 19, 2013
Join Community Education for a night at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre
The public is invited to join Community Education for dinner and a show at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre to see the production Fiddler on the Roof. In the little village of Anatevka, Tevye, a poor milkman, is trying to keep his family’s traditions in place. Yet, when Tevye’s...
September 19, 2013 - 11:47am
Students can learn the basics of aerodynamics
Students in grades 1-6 are invited to join “Up, Up and Away” to learn about aerodynamics by launching corks, water bottles and balloons hundreds of feet in the air. “Mad Scientist” Alex Koperberg will use water, air pressure and everyday materials to launch rockets. All...
life / school
September 19, 2013 - 10:30am