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Two people rescued from Lake Ida
Speed limits to increase on Highways 27, 114
One person injured in semi, SUV crash in Otter Tail County
Updated: Two people rescued from Lake Ida
Minnesota leaders look for ways to reduce health insurance premiums and 'reinsurance' may help
Boys basketball: Savageau's big day helps Osakis edge B-E
Basketball scores from Friday, Jan. 20
Wrestling: Braves get past Minnewaska in dual
Wrestling: Knights sweep three at KMS duals
Blizzard hockey: New Ulm rolls over Alex at the RCC
Fathers and daughters invited to Big Ole – Little Lena Ball
Zion Lutheran School celebrates National Lutheran Schools Week
Faith Column: The Sunday after and the days ahead
Compassion Center to host GriefShare
A peach of a show
Engaged - Christopherson and Dalluge
Engaged - Freier and Christopherson
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Engaged - Fischer and Teague
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Hazel I. Kleven
Lisa M. Neubauer
Byron S. Gunderson
John Lawrence Davis
William "Bill" Bahe
IT'S OUR TURN: Tough choices on sex abuse story
LETTER: Need better service on CR82
LETTER: Give Trump a chance
LETTER: Rare, unique opportunity
LETTER: Douglas County's child abuse rate is double statewide rate
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
KOOL-TV adds local weekend show
New specialty-trained orthopedic surgeon available in Alexandria
Operation Round Up grants awarded to 14 organizations
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
hires and promotions
On The Street
Discovery Middle School
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
November 11, 2016
Ready your hands for community-wide Service Blast on Nov. 16
First Lutheran Church in Alexandria will host a Service Blast for the entire congregation and community on Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 3 to 6 p.m....
November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 5, 2016
Discovery Middle School to hold conferences
Discovery Middle School will hold fall student-parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Oct. 13, and Monday, Oct. 17, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Wednesday, Oct. 19, from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Fall conferences will be held with the student's homebase advisor, but there will be "open time"...
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am
September 22, 2016
Area fourth and fifth graders compete in elementary run
Discovery Middle School hosted an Alexandria elementary cross country race for area fourth and fifth graders on Wednesday afternoon.
September 22, 2016 - 12:02pm
August 24, 2016
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Discovery Middle School (DMS) in Alexandria will host an orientation for all incoming sixth graders on Wednesday, Aug. 31, using the following schedule: 3:30 to 4 p.m. Students with yellow schedules. 4 to 4:30 p.m. Students with pink schedules. 4:30 to 5 p.m. Students with purple...
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
May 18, 2016
Day of Caring
Even the unseasonable rain and cold didn't stop approximately 300 area eighth graders from taking part in 30 outdoor service projects during...
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
April 8, 2016
Concert adds jazzy flair to spring season
The District 206 Music Department will hold its annual spring jazz concert on Monday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. at Alexandria Area High School (AAHS)...
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am
March 30, 2016
Day of Caring sends students to help others
Discovery Middle School (DMS) in Alexandria will partner with United Way to offer the Day of Caring. The DMS eighth grade class will be out and...
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
January 27, 2016
Odland clinches first at Geography Bee
The Discovery Middle School Geography Bee took place on Wednesday, Jan. 20. Ten students in grades 6-8 participated in several rounds of questioning....
January 27, 2016 - 12:00am
November 20, 2015
Drama/comedy is Discovery's next theater production
The Discovery Middle School (DMS) theater department will present the comedy/drama All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten on Saturday, November 21 at 1 and 4 p.m. and Sunday, November 22 at 2 p.m.
November 20, 2015 - 12:00am
October 9, 2015
Jazz it up with Belle Amour
Alexandria Public Schools Community Education and event co-sponsor Super 8 present jazz group Belle Amour in concert on Saturday, October 17...
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
August 26, 2015
DMS students, parents invited to orientation
Discovery Middle School (DMS) in Alexandria will host orientation sessions for incoming students and an open house on Wednesday, September 2. Following is the schedule for all incoming sixth graders: • Yellow schedules – 3:30 to 4 p.m. • Pink schedules – 4 to 4:30...
August 26, 2015 - 12:00am
June 10, 2015
Fighting hunger a meal at a time
Group of seventh graders is latest to help Harvest Pack
June 10, 2015 - 12:00am
May 22, 2015
Sixth grader is youngest to receive service award
Youth are the future leaders of the world, and one area sixth grader is giving her generation a head start. Josie Steidl, a student at Discovery...
May 22, 2015 - 12:00am
Bonds across generations
Sixth graders create group to spend time visiting seniors
May 22, 2015 - 12:00am