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Explosion levels home near Bemidji
Alexandria to hire two new police officers
K9 unit deployed after chase with suspect
Law enforcement blotter: January 23-25, 2015
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
Sports schedule for Monday, January 26
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
Sports roundup from Saturday, January 24
Speaker to share about weight loss journey
Harper’s Chord to perform at Carlos Creek
Tribute band plays at upcoming Alexandria Marching Band fundraiser
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Engaged - Wilts and Hedstrom
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Engaged - Pavek and Jossart
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 28, 2014
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Dayton proposes expanded buffer zones along Minnesota waters
Wildlife of Douglas County: Short-tailed weasel
Ready for a challenge?
Buck bagged in Wyoming
Ruby Benson, 73
Service - Ruby Benson, 73
Funeral - Allan Altnow, 86
Funeral - Maynard Radil, 79
Allan Altnow, 87
Letter: Can’t afford pro sports
Letter: Quotes can shed light on disputes
Letter: Practicing good hygiene habits is important during cold, flu season
It's Our Turn: Twins take refreshing approach at caravan stop
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars offered
Minnesota Grown Directory seeks new members
Funding secured for water quality initiative
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Jody Hanson promoted within Lakes Newspaper Group
JCPenney reports good, bad news
Alexandria Industries CEO outlines keys to company’s success
Alexandria Clinic lab earns accreditation
Operation Round Up grants announced
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June 4, 2014
Graduation numbers are on the rise
The Class of 2014 may boast higher numbers of graduates, as trends in Minnesota and across the nation show the total number of students receiving high school diplomas is increasing from previous years. According to the 2014 Building a GradNation report released on April 28, the...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
June 5, 2013
VIDEO: Confident dreamers, Jefferson High School Class of 2013
A picture perfect late spring day set the scene for the Jefferson High School Class of 2013 graduates as they marched across the stage at Citizen's...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
June 2, 2013
Jefferson High School Class of 2013 graduates today
It's a moment that's been building ever since they took that first scary bus ride to school: graduation. Commencement for Jefferson High School's Class of 2013 will take place this Sunday, June 2 at 2 p.m. at Citizens Field.
June 2, 2013 - 7:00am
May 31, 2013
Seniors to turn tassels this weekend
It's a moment that's been building ever since they took that first scary bus ride to school: graduation. Commencement for Jefferson High School's Class of 2013 will take place this Sunday, June 2 at 2 p.m. at Citizens Field. In case of bad weather, it will be moved into the JHS gym. Osakis...
news / school
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Out and About: Charter school graduation
Nine young people recently wrapped up their high school career and are now beginning the next chapter of their lives. Last Thursday, Lakes Area Charter School (LACS) in Osakis celebrated the graduates of the Class of 2013: Kelsey Bender, Brandon Foner, Holly Proell, Myria VanHavemaet,...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
Central Lakes Music Club honors graduates
The teachers of the Central Lakes Music Club hosted a reception to honor their graduating high school seniors at the Grand Arbor Theatre in Alexandria...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
VIDEO: Smiling all the way - class of 2012 says good-bye to high school
In welcoming the huge crowd that gathered in the sweltering heat inside Jefferson High School's gym for Sunday's graduation ceremony, science...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 10, 2012
Jefferson High School graduation moved indoors today
Because of the threat of thunderstorms, today's graduation ceremony for the Alexandra Jefferson High School Class of 2012 will be held in the school gym. Doors will be open to the public at 1 p.m. and the ceremony will start at 2 p.m. Because of the heat, those attending are encouraged...
news / school
June 10, 2012 - 9:31am
June 8, 2012
Class of 2012 finds its strengths
Every graduating class has students who establish their own identity throughout high school. Some will try to take advantage of everything there is to offer within the academics, arts and athletics. Jefferson High School principal Chad Duwenhoegger said many in the 2012 class at...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
Graduation planned at Alexandria Technical and Community College
Approximately 700 graduates from Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) will be acknowledged at the 51st annual commencement program on Wednesday, May 9 at 6:30 p.m. Commencement will be held in the Jefferson High School gymnasium at 1401 Jefferson Street, Alexandria....
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Alpha Pi Phi chapter asks guests to bring food, books to ATCC graduation
The Alpha Pi Phi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at Alexandria Technical and Community College will participate in "Project Graduation...Feed a Body, Feed a Mind." This initiative is designed to help alleviate hunger and illiteracy in the community. Graduating students...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
June 12, 2011
Jefferson students to graduate today
It's time for nearly 300 Jefferson High School (JHS) students to take the next big step in their lives - graduation. Commencement exercises are set to take place this Sunday, June 12 at 2 p.m. at Citizens Field in Alexandria.
June 12, 2011 - 7:00am
May 11, 2011
Blog: MS. Simplicity offers up tips to keep graduation parties fun, cost effective and manageable
Graduation season is almost upon us, which means breaking out those buttermints and clearing a spot on the table for gifts. Thankfully, just...
May 11, 2011 - 2:22pm
Graduation party plans under way
Plans are under way for Jefferson High School's 30th annual alcohol-free graduation party, which will be held on Sunday, June 12 at the Runestone...
February 11, 2011 - 12:00am
June 16, 2010
'Oh, the places you'll go!'
The Jefferson High School graduating class of 2010 is going places - into the military, to work, to four-year colleges, to two-year colleges...
news / school
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am