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Final lesson for grads: Don't drink and drive
Another day, another missed Minnesota legislative deadline
A 'Good' run for retiring early childhood program coordinator
Bumpy drive over tracks to get smoother
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
Softball: Lakers fall in second round, face long road to championship
Softball: WCA wins 6A first round matchup
Boys tennis: Cards' season ends in individual tournament
Softball: Chargers cruise past Owls in playoff opener
Girls track and field: Cards capture CLC title
Bus tour visits Arboretum
Christian singer returns to Alex area
Car Care Program names volunteer of the year
Dance benefits shoeless Ugandan children
Outdoor religious drama ends May 25
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Richard "Dick" H. Hodgson
Marion G. Bauer
Lee Howard Urness
Gilbert G. Poepping
It's Our Turn: An astonishing blur of technology
Echo Press editorial: Who will pay for clean water?
Observations from the Archives: 2007: Freedom to Breathe Act bans public indoor smoking
Guest editorial: More urban-rural unity needed
Letter: Putting God in a box
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 11, 2017
Will bonding bill fix Alex Tech's leaky roof?
Leaders at the Alexandria Technical and Community College are watching developments at the state Legislature with a keen eye. At stake are millions...
May 11, 2017 - 8:35am
May 10, 2017
Earning their degrees
Hundreds gathered at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria on Wednesday, May 10, for the the 56th annual commencement ceremony for Alexandria...
May 10, 2017 - 7:17pm
May 4, 2017
Cleanup at Smokey Timbers
About 50 SkillsUSA members from Alexandria Technical and Community College volunteered their time to rake leaves, clean up fallen trees, install...
May 4, 2017 - 5:06pm
May 3, 2017
Beware of traffic slowdowns in Alexandria next Wednesday
The Alexandria Technical and Community College's graduation ceremonies will take place at the Runestone Community Center on Wednesday, May 10 starting at 1 p.m. An expected attendance of 4,000 people will be traveling on the north side of Alexandria between 11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m....
May 3, 2017 - 2:25pm
April 28, 2017
Story of 1900s seamstress to be performed at ATCC
The Inclusion Network and Ten Thousand Things Theatre will present a performance of "Intimate Apparel" by Lynn Nottage and directed by Austene Van on Tuesday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. at Alexandria Technical and Community College, Business and Information Technology Center, Room 743. "Intimate...
April 28, 2017 - 7:24am
April 21, 2017
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
The Alexandria Technical and Community College Foundation recently hosted its annual Scholarship Recognition Event celebrating and honoring the 2016-2017 named scholarship recipients and their donors. Donors met students they're helping and learned firsthand the difference they've...
April 21, 2017 - 6:56am
March 10, 2017
ATCC students compete at state DECA competition
Twenty-seven Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) students competed in the 2017 State Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) competition in Brooklyn Park. Each student participated in two events. Twenty students and five teams from ATCC were top eight finalists...
March 10, 2017 - 10:00am
March 8, 2017
ATCC hosts SkillsUSA competition
Alexandria Technical and Community College recently recognized students who competed at the local SkillsUSA competitions at an awards ceremony. Students who receive top awards are eligible to compete at the state competitions held in March/April. Students enrolled in the carpentry;...
March 8, 2017 - 10:00am
March 3, 2017
Answering questions about Muslims
Rashed Ferdous asked a group gathered in Alexandria to name a country where women are not allowed to drive. The group had little trouble coming...
March 3, 2017 - 6:00am
March 1, 2017
Filling a need for hunger on campus
College students are hungry. But with their budgets stretched thin by the cost of going to school, many don't have enough money to pay for regular...
March 1, 2017 - 6:00am
February 22, 2017
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
The public is invited to attend a free Community Awareness and Education Presentation on Tuesday, Feb. 28, from 4 to 5 p.m. at Alexandria Technical and Community College, Room 743B, Office and Technology Building. The topic is "What You Always Wanted to Know About Islam and Muslims."...
February 22, 2017 - 8:00am
February 17, 2017
Free computer, writing prep class offered at ATCC
Through District 206 Community Education, the Alexandria Area Adult Basic Education Consortium is partnering with Alexandria Technical and Community College to offer a free Computer and Writing Skills class at ATCC this spring. Since this course is limited to the first 20 qualified...
February 17, 2017 - 10:10am
February 10, 2017
Muzamba Sibajene to speak on intercultural issues
Muzamba Sibajene, a native of Zambia, Africa, and the manager of intercultural programs at Alexandria Technical and Community College, will be the guest speaker at the Race and Religion adult study on Sunday, Feb. 12 at 9:15 a.m. at Alexandria United Methodist Church. The public is...
February 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 8, 2017
Tech college, high school team up for DECA competition
Ninety Alexandria Technical and Community College Business and Marketing students, along with 119 members of Alexandria Area High School Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA), competed in the 11th annual DECA competition at ATCC on Jan. 26. Students participated in a wide...
February 8, 2017 - 10:00am
February 1, 2017
LETTER: Start educating younger
To the editor: There were approximately 249,000 teen births in 2014. Every year this number rises due to lack of education. Schools generally don't start sex education until high school. Children are starting to experience sexual experiences at a younger age. School should start educating...
February 1, 2017 - 9:00am