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Burglary, chase suspect sentenced
Soul of a surfer
Highway 114 near Garfield to close
Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
Local teams ready to compete for Region 16C title
Resorters veteran wins MGA Amateur Championship
Bison Bound: Brock Anderson commits to NDSU
A wish come true for Kennedi Hay
A sweet setup to fight cancer
Garden concert features New Orleans sound
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
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Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Big smallmouth caught on Miltona
Equipment switch does the trick
A sunny day on Cowdry
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Steven Brian Ignowski
Shirley Ann Faehnrich
Alvin E. Sibell
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Letter: Medicaid cuts hurt rural seniors
Echo Press Editorial: Keep school debate on the high road
Commentary: Memories of a heroes' welcome home
In The Know: Preparing for emergencies
Commentary Sandcastles and trespassing on Lake Ida
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
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Discovery Middle School
March 11, 2015
FACS students learn the art of sewing
Seventh grade students in the family and consumer science (FACS) class at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria recently created a drawstring...
March 11, 2015 - 12:00am
Maier to compete in Minnesota state bee
Sam Maier, an eighth grader at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria, was notified by the National Geographic Society that he is one of the semifinalists...
March 11, 2015 - 12:00am
March 4, 2015
You Asked: What’s a school resource officer?
And why does Discovery Middle School need one?
March 4, 2015 - 9:42am
Alexandria teams rank high at Tri-College Math Contest
Forty-two seventh-12th grade students from Discovery Middle School (DMS) and Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) traveled to Concordia College...
March 4, 2015 - 12:00am
October 8, 2014
Fall conferences set at Discovery Middle School
Discovery Middle School in Alexandria will hold fall student-parent-teacher conferences on Monday, October 13 and Monday, October 20 from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. and on Wednesday, October 15 from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Fall conferences will be held with the student’s home base advisor, but...
October 8, 2014 - 12:00am
June 18, 2014
Discovery Middle School fourth quarter honor roll
GOLD CARD The following students were named to the fourth quarter Gold Card honor roll at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria for earning grade point averages of 3.67 or higher. 9TH GRADE Sheridan Allen-Opp, Bridget Amundson, Elise Anderson, Blake Anderson, Emily Berger,...
June 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 25, 2014
Eco Fair offers hands-on, feet-on learning
Students dig into lessons about Earth, nature and the environment
April 25, 2014 - 12:00am
April 16, 2014
Local students compete at St. Cloud math contest
Fifty-seven 7th-12th graders from Discovery Middle School (DMS) and Jefferson High School (JHS), both in Alexandria, competed in the St. Cloud...
April 16, 2014 - 12:00am
March 19, 2014
Students participate in choir festival
Twenty-two students in grades 7-9 from Discovery Middle School in Alexandria participated in the West Central Middle Level Choir Festival in Barrett on Thursday, February 27. Seven schools were involved in the event. All students were auditioned and earned a spot to perform with...
March 19, 2014 - 12:00am
March 5, 2014
Students chosen to participate in state honor band
Alexandria Discovery Middle School students Rochelle Feiler, 8th grade, flute, and Ki Blaser, 7th grade, French horn, were selected for membership...
March 5, 2014 - 12:00am
February 19, 2014
Discovery Middle School honor roll
GOLD CARD The following students were named to the second quarter Gold Card honor roll at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria for earning grade point averages of 3.67 or higher. 9TH GRADE Blake Anderson, Elise Anderson, Emily Berger, Chantell Bergquist, Benjamin Bogart, Jade...
February 19, 2014 - 12:00am
Discovery Middle School math league team finishes season in second
The Discovery Middle School (DMS) Junior High Math League recently completed its 2013-14 season. Discovery red took second place out of eight...
February 19, 2014 - 12:00am
February 12, 2014
Discovery Middle School to hold parent teacher conferences
Discovery Middle School (DMS) in Alexandria will hold second semester student-parent -teacher conferences for grades 7 and 8 only on Monday, February 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 4 to 7:30 p.m. Conferences will be held in teacher’s classrooms. There is no school for grades...
February 12, 2014 - 12:00am
January 8, 2014
Students learn cake decorating techniques
The 9th grade regional foods class at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria got a lesson on baking from Judy Krause. Krause talked to the students...
January 8, 2014 - 1:08am
December 10, 2013
Discovery student earns first at chess tournament
J.J. Foster, the son of Sean and Shelli-Kae Foster and a student at Discovery Middle School in Akexandria, claimed first place honors in the under 1800 section at the Bloomington Open Chess Tournament on Saturday, November 9. The event attracted some of the finest chess players in...
December 10, 2013 - 9:46pm