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Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
FBI agent from Alexandria dies
Girl who drowned entered water willingly
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, May 23
Final lesson for grads: Don't drink and drive
Softball: Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semis
Alexandria horseshoe league results
Baseball: Weir sends Osakis into playoffs as walk-off winner
Boys track: Cards third after originally announced as CLC winners
Softball: Lakers fall in second round, face long road to championship
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
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Richard "Dick" H. Hodgson
Marion G. Bauer
Lee Howard Urness
Letter: Pray for persecuted Christians
Letter: Memorial Day meaning can get lost
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
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
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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
Discovery Middle School
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
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