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Nitrate clinic finds well water OK
Student accomplishments, scholarships
What's happening in old Kmart building?
JUUL's popularity alarms health officials
Alexandria board approves preliminary school budget
Byrne hired to head Alex volleyball team
Yoemans wins title at Minnewaska, Osakis’ Eldred ties for fifth
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
Kreft, Pattrin top Pheasant Conference honors
Merritt named conference Pitcher of the Year
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Dick and Sue Anderson
Marjorie (Marge) VanGorp
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
Trap shooting championship: Alexandria proves itself as a top team in Minnesota
Osakis natives bring home big payday from Lions Walleye Tournament
Trap shooters to converge on Alex Shooting Park
Morken: How frequent are bear sightings in Douglas County?
Donna Mae Lunemann
Shirley G. Botzet
Taisa S. Karlstad
1918: Townships run out of primary ballots
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't fall for this spoofing attack
Commentary: SNAP program is a failed system
Letter to the Editor: Abuse of farm safety net harms rural America
Fond memories of Herberger's
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Carlos Creek Winery to open brewery
State nonprofit's aim is zero waste
Carlos Creek Winery plans brewery
Heartland Orthopedics hits milestone
Hilltop Lumber to get BIAD award
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Alexandria Public Schools
Upcoming community education classes will cover winemaking, jewelry making, and yoga, among other topics. To register for these classes offered by Alexandria Public Schools or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or call 320-762-3310, Ext. 4272. History of the Lakes Pontoon...
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May 24, 2018
Three teams qualify for global finals
Three Destination Imagination teams from Alexandria Public Schools competed at state and qualified for 2018 Global Finals competition, to be...
May 24, 2018 - 8:08am
May 16, 2018
Local businesses warned of sports poster scam
Local businesses are being notified of a possible scam. Alexandria Public Schools recently learned of an area business receiving an invoice titled "Alexandria Area High School 2018 Fall Sports Poster." At first glance, the bill appeared to have come from Alexandria Area High School....
May 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
April 18, 2018
Program helps students make transitions
Transition Tech doesn't offer your average classes. Instead, the program — which offers support for special education students after graduation...
April 18, 2018 - 2:14pm
April 11, 2018
Tech and transport team up: Two-phase transportation plan has student safety as focus
Sending children off on the school bus can be an unsettling experience, especially for parents with young children. Technology and transportation...
April 11, 2018 - 6:44am
March 30, 2018
Upcoming community education classes will cover spring films, fishing and stargazing, among other topics. Alexandria Public Schools will offer the following classes beginning Monday, April 2. To register for these classes or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or call...
March 30, 2018 - 3:56pm
February 7, 2018
In February, community education classes will cover bread making, archaeology and archery, among other topics. Alexandria Public Schools will offer the following classes beginning Monday, Feb. 12. To register for these classes or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or...
February 7, 2018 - 9:01am
January 5, 2018
In January, community education classes will teach students how to make butter, how to survive the winter and how to make table runners, among other topics. Alexandria Public Schools will offer the classes beginning in January. To register for these classes or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com...
January 5, 2018 - 12:15pm
December 27, 2017
Just in time for the New Year, community education is offering classes to help with diet and exercise, among other topics. Alexandria Public Schools will offer the classes beginning in January. To register for these classes or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or call...
December 27, 2017 - 11:26am
October 4, 2017
Upcoming community education classes
Alexandria Public Schools will teach artisan bread baking, cheerleading dance moves and babysitting skills among other community education classes during the next two weeks of October. To register for these classes or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or call 320-762-3310,...
October 4, 2017 - 7:04am
September 27, 2017
Community education classes set for October
Alexandria Public Schools will teach cribbage, country dance and memoir writing during the following community education classes that begin the first week of October. To register for these classes or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or call 320-762-3310, Ext. 4272....
September 27, 2017 - 10:06am
September 20, 2017
Community Education classes available
Alexandria Public Schools is offering the following community education classes during the first two weeks of September. To register for these classes or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or call 320-762-3310, Ext. 4272. Youth Golf (Grades 3-9)
September 20, 2017 - 6:32pm
September 1, 2017
Wi-Fi on buses to give students more homework time
Technology is taking over our world - and our school buses. When school starts Tuesday, Alexandria Public Schools will unveil its newest district-wide...
September 1, 2017 - 8:11am
August 30, 2017
In the Know: Taking classrooms into the 21st century
In the spring of 2016, with direction from the Alexandria School Board, we began utilizing a design thinking process to redesign learning spaces. Design thinking in education is a mindset and an approach to learning, collaboration and problem solving. This process began with Discovery...
August 30, 2017 - 8:17am
May 8, 2017
Fifth grade Math Masters teams claim second, third at regionals
Eleven Alexandria Public Schools fifth grade student teams competed in the regional Math Masters competition in Alexandria on April 21. A total...
May 8, 2017 - 8:24am