Skip to main content
16-year-old injured in hunting accident
Jury trial canceled in Minn. horse starvation case, plea hearing set
Running for a reason -- suicide awareness
AgweekTV: Finding Common Ground
Osakis, B-E gear up for Homecoming week
Football: Chargers hold on to hand Bears their first loss
Girls Tennis: Alexandria adds two wins for 12-7 record
Girls Soccer: Tigers hand Cards another CLC loss, 1-0
Sports schedule for Saturday, Sept. 23
Football: Panthers drop district game against Patriots
For the record
Photo of the Week
Faith Events: Speaker coming to Osakis High
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
James "Jim" W. Anderson
Michelle Kay Miller
Lorraine K. Porter
Michelle Kay "Ma Miller" Miller
Commentary: A dialogue on race and a Confederate flag
It's Our Turn: The importance of precise guesstimation
Letter: Who earned the right to sit during anthem?
Echo Press Editorial: Feds delay in health care hurts consumers
Letter: Don't put gravel pit in Forada
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Tastefully Simple confirms layoffs, opening up building space for tenants
On The Street
Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
hires and promotions
on the street
Nominate your favorite local businesses today
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