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January 15, 2014
Healthy living coach addresses students
January 15, 2014 - 8:47am
January 9, 2014
Students walked out of Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria Wednesday after school ended at 3:20 p.m. District 206 is considering changing school start and end times, which would result in Woodland students finishing their day at 2:20 p.m. next school year. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Changes proposed for school start and end times
January 9, 2014 - 10:32pm
January 8, 2014
Students learn cake decorating techniques
January 8, 2014 - 1:08am
January 2, 2014
Safe Routes to School grant funds available
January 2, 2014 - 11:27pm
December 27, 2013
St. Mary’s School kindergartners snacked on berries and milk last Friday. Teacher Sue Helgeson (center) and cook Lynn Lesnau (right) served the healthy snack. Lesnau said she’s received a lot of positive feedback from parents who appreciate the healthy snack efforts. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
A push for better health
December 27, 2013 - 8:48am
December 24, 2013
December 24, 2013 - 8:33am
December 19, 2013
Executive Director Mike Burke explains to Senator Torrey Westrom and Representative Bud Nornes the packaging process for Tastefully Simple products at AOC. (Annie Harman/Echo Press)
A 5 percent bump would mean a lot for local DACs
December 19, 2013 - 9:59pm
Lahn on intermittent leave of absence
December 19, 2013 - 9:56pm
Brad Lambrecht, high school and elementary orchestra director for Alexandria School District 206, was recently featured on Minnesota Public Radio’s Teacher Feature. (Coenen Photography)
Brad Lambrecht is ‘Featured Teacher’ on MPR
December 19, 2013 - 9:52pm