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Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
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4-H announces K-3 summer camps
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Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
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On The Street
January 16, 2013
The following students were named to the fall 2012 dean's list at North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota. Alexandria: Alexander Arel, management information systems; Jordan Arel, human development and family sciences; Alex Blaser, music; Kayli Buechler, pharmaceutical...
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
Gregory Michels of Alexandria was recently named to the Augsburg College dean's list in Weekend College/Augsburg for Adults for the third trimester of the 2011-12 academic year. The dean's list honors full-time students whose grade-point average for the term is 3.50 or better. Michels...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
September 21, 2012
Alexandria in running for prettiest places
Is Alexandria one of the prettiest painted places in America?
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
Osakis yearbook gets top honors
The Osakis High School yearbook program has been named a 2012 Jostens' National Yearbook Program of Excellence, one of only 250 schools out of...
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
Eric Maloney of Alexandria, the son of Mark and Roxann Maloney, was awarded the Douglas F. and Janet R. Martin Scholarship in engineering for the 2012-13 academic year at South Dakota State University (SDSU). Maloney is a junior majoring in construction management and is a 2010 graduate...
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 29, 2012
BrittaLisa Gess of Alexandria was named to the dean's list for the spring 2012 semester at Hamline University's School of Law. Members of the dean's list achieve a grade point average of 3.50 or higher. Gess previously earned a Bachelor of Arts from Seattle Pacific University. ...
August 29, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Aaron Billberg, son of the Rev. Greg Billberg of Alexandria, is the recipient of the Presidential Distinction Award from Concordia College, Moorhead. Billberg is a 2012 graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria. *** Kristen Korkowski received the Chancellor's Award for the...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
The following students were named to the Minnesota State University Mankato's dean's lists by achieving a 4.0 for the high honor list and a 3.5 to 3.99 for the honor list. Alexandria: Todd Johnson, honor list; Brittney Muzik, honor list; Amanda Quiring, honor list; Sarah Sater, honor...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Bryan Boutain of Alexandria was named to the spring 2012 chancellor's list at the University of Minnesota, Crookston by completing at least 12 or more letter-graded credits while attaining a 4.0 grade point average. His program of study is marketing. Douglas Johnson of Alexandria...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Discovery Middle School Honor Roll
Following are the Discovery Middle School students named to the fourth quarter Gold Card honor roll for earning grade point averages of 3.67 or higher: 9th grade Natalie Amundson, Kaden Anderson, Easton Athmann, Jacob Bear, Courtney Bitzan, Daniel Bormann, Carl Branch, Eric Branch,...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
Dahlheimer competes for 'Soldier of the Year' honor
Spencer Dahlheimer of Alexandria puts his heart and soul into being a solider. He improves himself every day by sharpening his skills at the...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Jefferson High School Honor Roll
The following students were named to the fourth quarter honor roll at Jefferson High School in Alexandria for earning grade point averages of 3.0 or higher. 12th grade Brooke Aaberg, Jordan Arel, Brittany Barrett, Alex Batcher, Eric Baumann, LaDondra Bennett, Aaron Billberg, Montana...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
Marit Aaseng of Alexandria, studio art and psychology major and daughter of Grant and Ruth Aaseng, and Catherine Lovrien of Alexandria, undecided major and daughter of Martin and Judith Lovrien, were recognized for academic achievement at the annual Honors Day convocation at St. Olaf...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
May 30, 2012
The following students were named to North Dakota State University's spring 2012 dean's list: Carlos: Katie Iverson - dietetics. Evansville: Micah Hansen - human development and family sciences. Farwell: Chad Haabala - zoology. Garfield: Crystal Bosek - veterinary technology,...
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
JHS theater students earn honors
Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria received honors from the Hennepin Theatre Trust 2012 SpotLight Program. Now in its seventh year, the program honors, supports and advocates for Minnesota high school musical theater students and programs. This year, a record number of 56...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am