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For the Record - Dec. 7, 2016
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Dec. 6 (Updated with postponements)
Cardinals wrestling starts season with tourneys
Cards run past Moorhead in opener
Girls basketball: Cards drop first game against state-ranked Centennial
Sports roundup from Saturday, Dec. 3
Help homeless animals at holiday bake sale
Christmas tales come to Lakes Area Radio Theatre
Dairy Queen hosts fundraiser to benefit Carla Wheeler
Toys for Kids gives area children Christmas cheer
Second Sunday concert features Christmas sing-along
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Catching those early-ice walleyes
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
Ann C. Ebsen
EDITORIAL: Many families are a hiccup away from disaster
LETTER: The theater, a place for progressive thought
LETTER: Theater has always been a place for social commentary
IN THE KNOW: It's Christmastime in the city
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1966: 17th annual Jingle Bells has 15 performers
Winter grazing of cover crops is subject of workshop
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
Discovery Middle School
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
Ninth graders take second at math contest
Thirty-five seventh through 12th graders from Discovery Middle School (DMS) in Alexandria and Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) traveled to...
April 22, 2015 - 12:00am