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Christmas season kicks off in Alexandria
Shot fired in domestic disturbance
Law enforcement blotter: November 25-26, 2015
Freshen up your Thanksgiving leftovers
Blind man may see again, through his tongue
Osakis wrestling: Lightweight reliance
Blizzard hockey: Alex wins third straight heading into Granite City
Sports schedule for Friday, November 27
Osakis girls basketball: Running with success
Gymnastics relies on a young group
Five tips for cleaning Thanksgiving spills
Historical society to host annual open house
Alexandria Jaycees presents Jingle Bells Telethon
'Dashing Through the Snow'
Holiday ball: a touch of red
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BIRTHS - Through Nov. 23, 2015
BIRTHS Through Nov. 18, 2015
Wedding - Tuma and Phillipe
Buck of a lifetime comes early
Deer harvest numbers continue to rise
Luedeke's Miltona giant
A shot at redemption
John R. Sherman Sr.
Howard J. Linser
Thomas E. Caron
John Boyd Boysen
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IT'S OUR TURN: Thanksgiving weekend sports guide
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Help yard trees survive the winter
Sustainable agriculture grants due in December
Workshop to detail houseplant care
Herbicide resistance survey asks for farmers' help
ON THE JOB: Crystal Hoepner, Public Health Educator, Horizon Public Health, Alexandria
Infinite Vapor offers free starter kits
Sanford employees get double bonuses
ON THE STREET (Nov. 27, 2015)
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Alexandria School Board
March 26, 2014
AAHS to embrace digital learning
Students at the new high school will receive Chromebooks
March 26, 2014 - 12:00am
February 28, 2014
School days to change
District 206 will begin the new start, end times this fall. High school will start at 8:25 a.m.
February 28, 2014 - 12:00am
January 31, 2014
School board discusses flex zone changes
The regular meeting for Alexandria School Board District 206 went smoothly on January 27. All actions were approved unanimously. Among the approved items were new boundary recommendations that determine where students attend schools. Judy Backhaus, director of human resources in...
January 31, 2014 - 12:00am
January 29, 2014
Zeithamer chosen as All-State School Board honoree
Seven school board members have been named to the 2014 All State School Board, which is the Minnesota School Boards Association’s (MSBA) most...
January 29, 2014 - 12:00am
January 15, 2014
School board keeps salaries flat
The Alexandria School Board had a brief organizational meeting on January 6. During the meeting, Dean Anderson was re-elected chairperson, Dave Anderson is vice chairperson and Jean Robley is clerk/treasurer. Chair Dean Anderson appointed board members to school board standing...
January 15, 2014 - 8:54am
December 24, 2013
Busy night for Alexandria School Board
It certifies levy, considers closed campus at new school
December 24, 2013 - 8:48am
December 19, 2013
Alan Zeithamer named to All State School Board
Alexandria School Board member Alan Zeithamer was named to the 2014 All State School Board, which is the Minnesota School Boards Association’s (MSBA) most prestigious award. The award will be given during a luncheon on Thursday, January 16 at MSBA’s annual Leadership Conference...
December 19, 2013 - 9:55pm
June 21, 2012
Alexandria School Board deals with budget, new school, meals, fees, more
The budget, activity fees, the new high school and more were big topics of discussion at Monday's Alexandria School Board meeting. Here are the highlights: NEXT YEAR'S BUDGET The board unanimously approved a preliminary budget for the 2012-13 school year of $36,171,509.51 in revenues...
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June 21, 2012 - 12:44pm
October 26, 2011
Alexandria schools make headway on No Child Left Behind
When it comes to Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) and measuring students' testing proficiency, Alexandria's school district is progressing quite well. After two years of "not making AYP," Alexandria School District has turned the corner and it recently received news that the district...
October 26, 2011 - 12:00am
May 14, 2010
1080374 Public Notice - School Board Work Session
Public Notice Publish May 14, 2010 SCHOOL BOARD WORK SESSION INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 206 ALEXANDRIA, MINNESOTA There will be a work session meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District 206 on Monday, May 17, 2010 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. No action will be...
May 14, 2010 - 12:00am