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UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
Motorcycle crash on I-94 near Garfield leaves Nevada man dead
Douglas County preliminary tax levy shows 3.96 increase
Gravel pit plan has Forada concerned; meeting set for Wednesday
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, September 18
Tennis: Cardinals defeat Moorhead, 6-2
Tennis: Minnewaska adds loss and win to record
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria opens season with a weekend split
Soccer: Cards lose 6-2 to Moorhead despite Kuhn's two goals
Volleyball: WCA loses in three to Pelican Rapids
New musicians invited to Open Mic Night
Habitat for Humanity dedicates home, seeks more clients
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Essay contest: What stories can the stones tell?
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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
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It's Our Turn: A whole lot of living to do
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Corn silk bandit robs Holmes City co-op
Letter: Bike helmets prevent brain injuries
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Wi-Fi on school buses
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
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Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
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August 26, 2017
Alexandria test scores above state averages
Students in the Alexandria School District are doing well when it comes to reading, math and science. At least according to their test scores from the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments. The percentage of students who scored proficient on the state reading, math and science tests...
August 26, 2017 - 8:58am
March 29, 2017
STEAM Expo enters third year
Alexandria Public Schools will host the third annual STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Expo on Thursday, March 30,...
March 29, 2017 - 9:00am
Klimek is second at state Math Masters
Kailee Klimek, a 5th grader at Brandon Elementary School, was recently awarded second place in the state at the Math Masters Facts Drill. Klimek and her Brandon teammates participated in the Regional Math Masters competition on April 26 at Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria. In...
May 29, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
District 206 students earn Regional Math Masters honors
Ten District 206 5th grade student teams competed in the Regional Math Master competition in Alexandria on April 26. The competition consisted...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
April 24, 2013
Alexandria scores high in recent math contest
Forty-five 7th-12th grade students from Discovery Middle School (DMS) and Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria participated in the Tri-College...
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
Local team takes math challenge
A team of seniors from Jefferson High School in Alexandria participated in Moody's Mega Math (M3) Challenge on Saturday, March 2. The team,...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
Students score big at math contest
Forty-six 7th through 12th graders from Discovery Middle School and Jefferson High School in Alexandria competed in the St.
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Area Math Masters teams fared well at regional competition March 8
Ten Alexandria School District 206 teams competed at the regional 6th grade Math Masters competition in Alexandria on March 8. Three of the teams...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
Students earn awards at Mathcounts
Eight Discovery Middle School students recently attended the Mathcounts Regional Competition, with five advancing to the state competition. At...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
March 24, 2013
Reading, math tutors help Minnesota students achieve success
In the 2013-14 academic year, more than 900 Minnesota schools will be providing students additional help in achieving academic success in the face of sobering statewide statistics. Those schools have been named Minnesota Reading Corps and Minnesota Math Corps sites to proactively...
March 24, 2013 - 8:44am
March 20, 2013
St. Mary's School team takes first in math competition
The 6th grade team from St. Mary's School in Alexandria took first place honors at the regional Math Masters of Minnesota Challenge at Woodland...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 27, 2013
Area students advance to state Mathcounts event
Students from area schools will compete in the Mathcounts State Championship March 15-16. There will be 126 students from 44 schools vying for the state title at the Crown Plaza Conference Center in Plymouth. The top four scorers will represent Minnesota in the National Mathcounts...
February 27, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Math league advances to state event
The Jefferson High School (JHS) Math League had its fifth and final meet of the season on Tuesday, February 12. The Alexandria team earned 3rd at the meet. Team scores were Bemidji (66), Breckenridge (60), Alexandria (55), Pelican Rapids (47), Thief River Falls (41), Detroit Lakes...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 6, 2013
Alexandria takes third at CLC contest
The Jefferson High School (JHS) Math League participated in the Central Lakes Conference (CLC) math contest on Wednesday, January 23. The Alexandria team finished in 3rd place. Team scores were St.
February 6, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Math League takes second at meet
The Jefferson High School (JHS) Math League competed at its fourth meet of the season on Monday, January 14. The Alexandria team finished in second place behind Bemidji. Team scores were Bemidji (62), Alexandria (39), Thief River Falls (37), Fergus Falls (29), Breckenridge (25),...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am