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Bemidji seeks state funding for proposed northern Minn. veterans home
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DNR release: Spring turkey hunt applications for season A and B due soon
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Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
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Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Marlin & Nora Hoglund
Alexandria's Dresch makes "the ice angler's landing net"
Mike Frisch: Good winter crappie action
Lake trout surprises Northwest Angle fisherman
Morken: South Dakota is still worth the hunt
Collector looks for info on rare lure he believes could have ties locally
Virginia "Ginger" M. Bjurlin
Shirley Ann Ingalls Moench
OUR TURN: The hurtful practice of judging others
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Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Rose City Bar and Grill to open Feb. 1
Minimum wage rises
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Manufacturers to meet in Alexandria, tour company
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Update: Fire victim's identity not yet confirmed
March 31, 2017
Find out 'whodonut' in Discovery Middle School spring play
The Discovery Middle School theater department will present "Whodonut," an 80s-style school mystery for all ages, on Friday, March 31, at 6 p.m....
March 31, 2017 - 9:00am
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