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20 measles cases prompt warning from Minnesota officials
UPDATE: Chase of Miltona man topped 100 mph
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, April 24
Building remains strong in Alexandria
Five things to know from city council
Baseball: Chargers make the most of a four-hit day
Baseball: Chargers make the most of a four-hit day
Sports schedule for Tuesday, April 25
Boys golf: Osakis 13th for pre-sections at Blackberry Ridge
Sports schedule for Monday, April 24
Evansville Art Center presents 26th annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Garms Family to perform southern gospel music concert
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Norman Allen Potvin
Eudoris V. Hagen
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
April 5, 2017
Why do teachers quit?
One of the ways to ease the burden of recruiting teachers is to hang on to the teachers already in the classroom. Research indicates that on...
April 5, 2017 - 7:55am
A shrinking pool of teachers
Several years ago in the Alexandria School District, if elementary teacher positions opened up, there would be more than 500 applicants. This...
April 5, 2017 - 12:00am
February 8, 2017
It's time for kindergarten registration at Alexandria Public Schools
Alexandria Public Schools will host kindergarten registration events for parents with a child ready to attend kindergarten in the fall. To be...
February 8, 2017 - 11:00am
January 31, 2017
More than mentorship
Patti Eckhoff is the mother of two sons. But she says it's almost as if she has a daughter as well, due to her involvement in the Alexandria...
January 31, 2017 - 8:07am
November 25, 2016
Higher standards for dual-credit classes
Nearly half of all teachers in the Alexandria School District hold a master's degree. But credentialing requirements now being enforced by the...
November 25, 2016 - 6:00am
Track and field meet draws 600 students
District 206 held its Elementary Track and Field meet last week, with fifth graders competing on Thursday and fourth graders on Friday. The weather...
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
February 3, 2016
Students participate in regional honor band
Eleven District 206 band students participated in the 2016 Minnesota Band Director's Association NW regional honor band festival on Saturday,...
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
September 25, 2015
Bid awarded for high school agriculture center
District 206 board al-so set levy maximum
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am
June 17, 2015
Youth inspired by the outdoors
‘What’s in your back yard?’ class offered by Community Education
June 17, 2015 - 12:00am
June 16, 2015
Alexandria school board approves budget, strategic plan
District members thank Quist
June 16, 2015 - 10:24am
August 9, 2013
District 206 begins recruiting efforts for learning academies
Alexandria School District 206 recently launched efforts to partner with community leaders on the new learning academies concept. During a meeting...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Cyber Safety and Theory of Mind presentations scheduled for October 30
Diversity Resource Action Alliance (DRAA), in partnership with Alexandria District 206, will sponsor two presentations, Cyber Safety and Theory of Mind, on Tuesday, October 30. These events are free and open to the public. Cyber Safety: Catching up with High Tech Kids in a High Tech...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
District 206 to honor Hall of Fame inductees
The sixth annual Alexandria School District 206 Alumni Hall of Fame recognition luncheon and celebration is set for Friday, September 21 from...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
August 22, 2012
Discovery Middle School to host orientation
Discovery Middle School will host an orientation session for all incoming seventh graders and new eighth and ninth graders (to District #206) on Wednesday, August 29. Seventh grade students with green schedules will meet from 3 to 4 p.m. Seventh grade students with blue schedules...
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
District 206 back-to-school packets available soon
Back-to-school packets with teacher assignments and/or student schedules can be picked up at your child's school on the dates noted in the pullout box. Since opening day for fall sports is Monday, August 13, students are welcome to stop by the office when they are at the building...
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am