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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
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Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
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Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
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And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Please stop the hate
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OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
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
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
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March 19, 2018
Osakis ECFE dance March 19
The Osakis Early Childhood Family Education is hosting an “Early Childhood Dance” on Monday, March 19. The dance, which is open to students 5 years of age and younger, along with their families, will take place in the Early Childhood hallway at the Osakis Public School. DJ Sabrina...
March 19, 2018 - 2:53pm
May 24, 2017
A 'Good' run for retiring early childhood program coordinator
When Early Childhood Family Education began in Alexandria, the program had one room at Lincoln Elementary School. "We had to do a children's...
May 24, 2017 - 5:43am
September 28, 2016
Big Vehicle Day set for Oct. 1
Parents and their children are invited to attend Big Vehicle Day, sponsored by Early Childhood Family Education Advisory Board, on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Woodland Elementary School playground in Alexandria. All families are welcome. Vehicle owners and drivers volunteer...
September 28, 2016 - 12:00am
September 23, 2016
Options available for early childhood education
Parents of young children want options when it comes to preschool. According to Lynn Jenc, Community Education director for Alexandria School District 206, they also want quality education that is affordable. A structured curriculum is also important, along with up-to-date technology...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
May 18, 2016
Watching wildlife wonders
Osakis Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) recently got out of the classroom and went on educational adventures around the area. First, 115...
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
February 10, 2016
Embrace love of reading at ECFE event
February is Love of Reading Month. To celebrate, Alexandria Public Schools is hosting a free family event. All are invited to the Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) event on Sunday, Feb. 14 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Douglas County Library and Lakes Area Recreation (LAR) gym,...
February 10, 2016 - 12:00am
March 6, 2013
District 206 ECFE celebrates 27 years
Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) has been a part of District 206 for 27 years. The program offers parenting education and early childhood...
March 6, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2013
ECFE to host free event February 17
Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) is hosting a free family event on Sunday, February 17 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Douglas County Library and Lakes Area Recreation (LAR) gym in Alexandria. Attendees will be able to run and play in the LAR gym as well as enjoy story time...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
Big Vehicle Day to kick off at new locale
Hosted by early childhood family education, Big Vehicle Day is back this year with a brand new location: Woodland Elementary School playground,...
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
ECFE hosts Halloween event for preschoolers
Early Childhood Family Education and School Readiness invites families with preschool children to a Halloween fun event and silent auction. It will be held at Woodland Elementary School gymnasium in Alexandria on Sunday, October 31 from 2 to 5 p.m. Only one family member needs to...
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
Class offered for 2-year-olds, adults
Beginning September 20, District 206 Early Childhood Family Education in Alexandria is offering a class on Mondays for 2-year-olds and their parents or grandparents from 9:15-11:15 a.m. The cost is a sliding fee based on family income. Join with your child for an experience together...
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 4, 2009
Hatching some Halloween fun
Nyla Klein, 2, of Alexandria and her mother, Tara, enjoyed one of the stations at the Early Childhood Family Education Halloween party Saturday...
November 4, 2009 - 12:05am