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Translating the marks on our landscape
Law enforcement blotter: February 26, 2015
News Briefs: Fish house removal deadlines near
Merchants association plans to bring plants back to downtown
Change may come to invasive species decal law; resorts don’t like it
Girls basketball: Focus shifts to playoffs after Cards wrap up share of CLC title
Alexndria girls basketball gets second seed in 8AAA tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, February 28
State wrestling: Osakis sends Trenton Coyer to semis
State wrestling: Neu, Olhausen fall to wrestlebacks
Music makes us whole
Peterson seeking entries for Congressional Art Competition
Super Bowl champ to perform worship concert
Strangers no longer
Photography exhibit to open in Evansville
Engaged - Barlage and Lukas
Births - Douglas County Hospital through February 15, 2015
Engaged - Koep and Highdale
Engaged - Wilson and Ostendorf
Engaged - Reed and Patterson
Wildlife of Douglas County: Pileated woodpecker
Giant crappie through the ice
DNR survey shows Minnesota’s moose population remains low
Nohre named MDHA region director
Aiming for success
LaVerne Weisgram, 93
Marvin Wolbersen, 76
Funeral - Wilbur Nelson, 93
Funeral - Margie Kleven, 59
Funeral - William Bjerkness, 45
It's Our Turn: Hockey fights are pointless
State should not tax business property and family cabins
Food shelf ‘match’ is a myth
Echo Press Editorial Board: Keep public notices public
Border-to-border high-speed Internet isn’t nice, it’s necessary
Corn and soybean growers feature on-farm water use
Area farmers invited to sign on to lawsuit
Let’s Get Growing workshop set
Local turkey farmers attend conference at State Capitol
Column: Using natives in your garden
Douglas County DAC gives honors
Alexandria Clinic receives diabetes recognition
A new way to get your replacement SSA-1099 online
Library offers free copies of tax forms
Kraus-Anderson recognized for work on high school
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On The Street
June 13, 2010
Jefferson High School graduation to be indoors today.
Because of the good chance of rain today, Jefferson High School's graduation ceremonies will be moved inside. The commencement exercises will take place at 2 p.m. today, Sunday, at the Jefferson High School gym in Alexandria.
news / school
June 13, 2010 - 10:45am
June 11, 2010
Car from Juettner Motors awaits lucky graduate
Bruce Wiitanen and Mark Juettner from Juettner Motors in Alexandria show the 2000 Dodge Intrepid the dealership is donating for the Jefferson...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Three generations, three milestones: Hvezdas graduate 50 years ago, 25 years ago and this Sunday
Leah Hvezda of Alexandria will graduate from Jefferson High School this Sunday, June 13. Twenty-five years ago, on May 31, 1985, her mother,...
news / school
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
May 26, 2010
Brazil native among local GED graduates
Deize Korkowski has come a long way since she moved to the United States 10 years ago. She couldn't speak a word of English when she arrived - tonight she gets her high school diploma. Korkowski came to America from Brazil in 2000. She had lost her job as the manager of a jewelry...
May 26, 2010 - 12:00am
May 19, 2010
Bright futures ahead: Tech students turn tassels
About 700 students from Alexandria Technical College should be wearing shades after Friday. Armed with degrees, their future looks bright. Graduation...
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am
April 30, 2010
More than 750 students to graduate from ATC May 14
More than 750 graduates from Alexandria Technical College (ATC) will be acknowledged at the 49th annual commencement program on Friday, May 14 at 6:30 p.m. Commencement will take place in the Jefferson High School gymnasium at 1401 Jefferson Street in Alexandria.
life / school
April 30, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Graduation party plans under way
Plans are under way for the 29th annual alcohol-free graduation party, which will be held on Sunday, June 13 at the Runestone Community Center....
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
June 10, 2009
A class act
More than 300 students in the class of 2009 took part in the annual turning of the tassels during Jefferson High School's commencement program,...
news / school
June 10, 2009 - 12:05am
June 5, 2009
Class of 2009 takes big step ahead Sunday
"Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." This quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson pretty much sums up the Jefferson High School Class of 2009, according to the school's principal, Chad Duwenhoegger. This year's senior students, said Duwenhoegger,...
June 5, 2009 - 12:05am
March 4, 2009
Planning committee formed for Jefferson graduation party
Planning has begun for the 28th annual alcohol-free graduation party at Jefferson High School in Alexandria. The party will be held Sunday,...
March 4, 2009 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Ninth graders on right path
A report released by the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) this week shows that nearly 90 percent of Minnesota 9th graders passed the writing portion of the Graduation-Required Assessments for Diploma (GRAD). Ninth grade students at Discovery Middle School (DMS) in Alexandria...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am