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Man found dead in Big Kandiyohi Lake
Remembering those with us in spirit w/ videos
It's time to chase their dreams
BHS yearbook adviser on paid leave
Remembering the uncle he never met
Softball: Hardy cruises as Cards get second straight playoff shutout
Viking Speedway: Shaw wins nice payday, Miltona's Hellerman takes her first feature
Eagles Horseshoe League Standings
Trap Shooting: Perfect score from Brezina leads Alexandria shooters
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
Still duty bound: Inspiration Peak Legion conducts military honors
Memorial Day events
Photo of the week
Learn about easy-to-grow veggies
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
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
Timothy D. Claussen
Kathleen Rose Kaar
It's Our Turn: Sharing a strong bond – recovery
Letter: March for Truth in Glenwood
Letter: Suicide should never be glorified
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
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
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
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New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
hires and promotions
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Discovery Middle School
March 11, 2015
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 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
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
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
November 26, 2013
‘And a Child Shall Lead’ to hit the DMS stage
For the last 9th grade play at Discovery Middle School (DMS) in Alexandria, students will perform And a Child Shall Lead, written by Michael...
November 26, 2013 - 9:10am