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Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 29, 2013
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
December 28, 2012
Math League takes third at meet
The Jefferson High School (JHS) Math League competed at its third meet of the season on Monday, December 17. The Alexandria Team finished in third place behind Bemidji and Thief River Falls. Team scores were Bemidji (64), Thief River Falls (54), Alexandria (53), Breckenridge (40),...
December 28, 2012 - 12:00am
December 5, 2012
Alex math team wins meet
The Jefferson High School (JHS) Math League had their second meet on Monday, November 26. Alexandria finished in first place out of 11 schools. The teams scored as follows: Alexandria (71), Bemidji (65), Thief River Falls (55), Breckenridge (50), Pelican Rapids (39), Nevis (34),...
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am