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Alexandria turkey visits governor
Girls Hockey: Cards end Packers’ winning streak
Blizzard hockey: Granite City dominates in an 8-2 final at the RCC
Girls hockey: Cards put scare into defending CLC champs
State swim: Alex relay takes 24th in first taste of state
Sports schedule for Saturday, Nov. 18
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
Larry & Terry Sather
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Firearm deer harvest up 10 percent from 2016 so far
Ann M. Nussbaum
Roger W. Cook
EDITORIAL: Advice for Black Friday shoppers
LETTER: Who benefits from proposed tax cuts?
LETTER: The religion of Americanism
COMMENTARY: E-cigarettes are a public health concern
LETTER: False teacher in our midst
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
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
Alexandria lawyer honored for helping poor
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Discovery Middle School
October 10, 2017
Discovery Middle School conferences start Thursday
Discovery Middle School reminds parents that it will hold fall conferences with students, parents and teachers from 3:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 12, and Monday, Oct. 16, and from 7:30-11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 18. Fall conferences will be held with the student's homebase advisor,...
October 10, 2017 - 3:54pm
October 2, 2017
Alexandria student seeks to change schools over dress code confusion (w/video)
After being homeschooled for a few years, Lily Farrell couldn't wait to start sixth grade at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. She says...
October 2, 2017 - 2:20pm
August 23, 2017
Discovery school open house Aug. 30
Discovery Middle School will host an orientation session for new students, including incoming sixth graders, and an open house for all students on Wednesday, Aug. 30, using the following schedule: Sixth grade: Students with yellow schedules will meet from 3:30-4 p.m.; students with...
August 23, 2017 - 6:33am
August 2, 2017
School district's first gardener growing into the job
Woodland Elementary School's first-ever garden manager was trying to teach middle school students how to build houses to attract pollinators,...
August 2, 2017 - 1:49pm
June 30, 2017
Assistant principal named at Discovery
Alexandria Public Schools announced a new administrative appointment effective for the 2017-18 school year — Heather Timm, the current...
June 30, 2017 - 2:30pm
May 22, 2017
Bjurman resigns from assistant principal
School District 206 is expected to accept the resignation of Eric Bjurman, the current assistant principal and activities director at Discovery...
May 22, 2017 - 4:38pm
Discovery Middle School partners with church to stock food shelf
As she was driving to work one day last school year, Lynn Ransom asked herself, "Why can't we have a food shelf? Ransom, a paraprofessional...
May 22, 2017 - 7:59am
May 11, 2017
Young 'Geniuses' keep computers running for Discovery Middle School
With a tiny screwdriver in his hands, Dylan Nelson set out to put back together a Chromebook he was in the process of rebuilding. A couple of...
May 11, 2017 - 4:00am
April 5, 2017
Paying up for pie-in-the-face fundraiser
What would it take for you to have a pie thrown in your face? For teachers and staff members at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria, it was...
April 5, 2017 - 4:23pm
March 31, 2017
Find out 'whodonut' in Discovery Middle School spring play
The Discovery Middle School theater department will present "Whodonut," an 80s-style school mystery for all ages, on Friday, March 31, at 6 p.m....
March 31, 2017 - 9:00am
March 15, 2017
Discovery Middle School Mathcounts takes first at regionals
The Discovery Middle School Mathcounts team traveled to Moorhead in February to participate in the regional competition. The Discovery team took...
March 15, 2017 - 8:00am
February 10, 2017
Middle schoolers attend choir festival in North Dakota
February 10, 2017 - 11:00am
February 8, 2017
Dekker Olson advances to regions at DMS spelling bee
Discovery Middle School in Alexandria hosted a spelling bee on Friday, Jan. 27. The winner was seventh-grader Dekker Olson, with the winning...
February 8, 2017 - 9:00am
January 25, 2017
Nine students compete in Geography Bee
The Discovery Middle School Geography Bee was held on Wednesday, Jan. 18. Nine students qualified to compete: Sam Wicken, Isaac Carns, Wyatt...
January 25, 2017 - 7:00am
December 21, 2016
A middle school metamorphosis
Discovery Middle School in Alexandria no longer has any classrooms. It does, however, have learning spaces. This change in terminology is...
December 21, 2016 - 6:00am