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Council moves to censure Batesole
Five things to know from city council
Sale of land to council member finalized
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, March 24 through Sunday, March 26
Minn. college student remains missing
Softball: Knights win battle of young lineups in the spring opener
Sports schedule for Monday, March 27
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Alexandria Public School elementary students 'cash in' on creativity
Artists, crafters sought for Art of the Lakes tour
Love INC welcomes volunteer and Life Skills Class coordinator
Judy Slegh brings healing ministry to House of Prayer
Boy Scouts to conduct 29th annual Scouting for Food drive
Births - March 24, 2017
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Nancy A. Pedersen
Karen Jane (Evavold) Latzel
Janice Carol Schultz
Donald W. Anderson
Lois Elaine Lindberg
COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
COMMENTARY: Bill promoted by NorthStar Christian Academy hurts Minnesota students
IT'S OUR TURN: Have you had 'the talk' yet?
FORUM EDITORIAL: Allow cameras in federal courts
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Cherry Berry closes
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine to host grand opening
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
hires and promotions
On The Street
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
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
February 10, 2016
DMS to hold student-parent-teacher conferences
Discovery Middle School in Alexandria will hold spring student-parent-teacher conferences on Tuesday, Feb. 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 4 to 7:30 p.m. These conferences will be informal and will not be scheduled as they were in the fall. Students and parents will meet with...
February 10, 2016 - 12:00am
Discovery parent-teacher conferences scheduled
Discovery Middle School will hold fall student-parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, October 11 from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., on Monday, October 15 from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. and on Wednesday, October 17 from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Fall conferences will be held with home base advisors, but there...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
9th graders take part in career day
When out and about in Alexandria and the surrounding area on Wednesday, May 9, you may notice something a bit out of the ordinary. It may be a Discovery Middle School (DMS) 9th grader who greets you as you drop into a local business. The DMS freshman class will be out experiencing...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
December 24, 2010
Compromise reached over DMS cuts
School District 206 administrators and school board members listened when teachers, students and parents voiced concerns over a proposed change...
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 25, 2010
DMS 9th graders present 'Journey to the World's Edge
Discovery Middle School (DMS) 9th graders will present this year's 9th grade play, Journey to the World's Edge, an Irish folk tale. Performances...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2010
Fewer options at DMS?
Alexandria School District 206 will face some tough decisions in the upcoming months.
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
DMS students named to honor choir
Four students from Discovery Middle School in Alexandria were named to the American Choral Directors Association State Honor Choir. They include...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Knowledge Bowl team fared well at first meet
The Discovery Middle School (DMS) Knowledge Bowl team recently participated at the Central Lakes Cooperative's first junior high meet in Fergus Falls. The team placed first in every round and scored the highest overall score in junior high competition. Knowledge Bowl is an academic...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
Free concert about relationships to be presented at Discovery Middle School
One Voice Mixed Chorus, Minnesota's gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender (GLBT) and straight allies chorus, will present a concert, "Love Dares Speak its Name," at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria on Friday, November 12 at 7 p.m. Through music ranging from Broadway ballads and...
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
October 6, 2010
DMS schedules fall conferences
Discovery Middle School (DMS) will hold fall student-parent-teacher conferences on Monday, October 11 from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., Monday, October 18 from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Wednesday, October 20 from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Fall conferences will be held with homebase advisors, but there will...
October 6, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
DMS students set the pace
Each year, the Discovery Middle School physical education department conducts "pacer tests" with 7th graders. The pacer test is a rigorous test...
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 16, 2010
Ten students at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria ended the year with perfect attendance, including (back row, left to right) Morgan Hauer,...
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am
May 26, 2010
Gass, Welle honored for perfect attendance
Andrew Gass and Alyssa Welle, students at Discovery Middle School (DMS) in Alexandria, were rewarded for not missing a single day of school this year. Both will represent DMS at a Twins baseball game on Saturday, May 29. Gass, an 8th grader, was chosen for the honor from a small...
May 26, 2010 - 12:00am