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A rainy Memorial Day
Alexandria Memorial Day program moved inside
Two men injured after plane crash in Lake Minnewaska
Runners 'Awake the Grapes' at Carlos Creek
Brandon-Evansville High School celebrates commencement
Track and field: A-B-E takes Pheasant title
Baseball: WCA ends regular season in extra innings
Baseball: B-E takes five-game winning streak into tournament
Baseball: Section seeding is set for area teams
Sports roundup from Thursday, May 21
57 Chevy to kick off Red Willow Arts Coalition concerts
Christians are all equal under God
Faith Lutheran offers Church for Busy People
Alexandria Covenant begins GriefShare series
Former pastor to present worship service concert Sunday, May 24
Engaged - Fraser and Lunneborg
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 20, 201
Wedding - Erickson and Larsen
Engaged - Flynn and Connell
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 11, 2015
Living her dream: Osakis' Swenstad pursues a passion in the outdoors with no hesitation
Mike Frisch: Keep it simple
Council seeks funding requests from Outdoor Heritage Fund
Fishing opener comes with a quiet bite
Dean Rasmussen, 69
Mary Haaland, 85
Marvin Buker, 84
Donna Rae Pugh, 88
Gary Eastlund, 71
Echo Press Editorial: Are you forgetting something this Memorial Day?
It's Our Turn: Cat, a day in the life
Dog should be under owner’s control
Should keep pet at home
Will USA soon become Humpty Dumpty?
Gardening Tips: Grow your best tomato yet
The best field for new college graduates: agriculture
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Ag producers must file for federal crop insurance
Protect your pet
ALP Utilities earns Safety Award of Excellence
Marco recognized for service excellence
North Dakota’s Small Business Person of Year has local connection
Hospice of Douglas County receives honors
OfficeMax invests in teachers, students
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 7, 2010
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Three contestants, including (left to right) Jason Schmidt, LaTresse Snead and Terry Dusterhoft, participated in a jalapeno-eating contest during...
food / news
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 5, 2010
ATC students compete in SkillsUSA
The following Alexandria Technical College (ATC) students won awards at the 43rd annual SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference: Ashley Tvrdik of Alexandria, honorable mention, architectural drafting; Leo Steffl of Alexandria, 2nd place, CNC milling event; Terry Hill of...
life / school
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 30, 2010
Cinco de Mayo event to take place at ATC
The Alexandria Technical College will host the "World Celebrations of Cultures - Cinco de Mayo." The event will take place at the college on Wednesday, May 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. There will be music, ethnic foods, dancing, artisans and more.
April 30, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2010
College students fight hunger, illiteracy with Project Graduation
The Alpha Pi Phi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at Alexandria Technical College (ATC) is participating in Project Graduation ... Feed a Body, Feed a Mind. This initiative is designed to help alleviate hunger and illiteracy in the community. Graduating students and their...
April 28, 2010 - 12:00am
April 23, 2010
Secretary of State urges college students to vote
Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie urged students at Alexandria Technical College Wednesday to be a part of the voting process during...
news / state
April 23, 2010 - 12:00am
Utility company offers ATC students welding seminar
Center-Point Energy, a natural gas utility company, provided a full day hands-on seminar for the welding technology students at Alexandria Technical College (ATC). Students were involved in the training and learned the proper techniques to API 1104 Welding Code for construction pipeline...
April 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 21, 2010
1067994 Sealed Bids - Alexandria Technical College Milling Machine
Sealed Bids Publish April 21, 2010 ACCEPTING SEALED BIDS Alexandria Technical College will be accepting sealed bids for the purchase of a Milltronics RW20 CNC Milling Machine with 170 hours or less. For more information or bid specs contact Kevin Huwe, at 320-762-4582. Sealed...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 16, 2010
Secretary of State to visit Alex Tech to talk about voting
Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie will visit Alexandria Technical College to conduct voter education and outreach to students. In his talk entitled "Democracy and You," Ritchie will speak to the importance of voter participation, explain legislative changes to election law...
government / news / state
April 16, 2010 - 12:05am
Class teaches pricing strategies
The Alexandria Technical College (ATC) will conduct a two hour session entitled "Pricing Your Product or Service for Profit" on Wednesday, May 5 from 9 to 11 a.m. During this two hour session, participants will discuss the various strategies and techniques in pricing products and...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Workshop teaches parenting strategy of 'no'
The Alexandria Technical College (ATC) is offering a new course entitled "Saying Yes to No" on April 19 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Room 102. This workshop is based on the work of David Walsh, PhD. He developed mediawise.org and has done numerous research and writings based on ways...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
Reaching out for hunger
Players raced to the middle of the Alexandria Technical College gym to grab a ball during a "Battling Hunger" dodgeball tournament Saturday....
March 31, 2010 - 12:05am
March 26, 2010
Class topic: cash flow
The Alexandria Technical College (ATC) will conduct a two-hour session entitled "Managing Your Cash Flow - Your Key to Survival in an Economy in Turmoil" on Wednesday, April 14 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the college. In this workshop, you will learn and develop cash management strategies...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
ATC students compete at Skills USA competitions
At a recent awards ceremony, Alexandria Technical College recognized the following students who competed at the local SkillsUSA competitions: Roederick Feiler of Alexandria, 1st place, masonry, high school division; Spencer Coffman of Farwell, 2nd place, masonry, high school division;...
life / school
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
Workshop planned for child care providers
Facing the Challenge, a workshop for child care providers, will be held March 29 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Alexandria Technical College, Room 102. The event is co-sponsored by Douglas County Building Connections, an Early Childhood Initiative. Melisa Schueer will discuss effective...
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
March 5, 2010
New bonding bill eliminates funding for Pope-Douglas incinerator project
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House and Senate appear ready to give Governor Tim Pawlenty more and less of what he wants for public works funding. A bill negotiators approved at a hastily called Thursday meeting includes much more spending than the governor wants.
March 5, 2010 - 11:48am