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Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Prairie Fire registration opens
For the record
Graduates leave trail of good deeds
Flower basket sale to help Honor Flight
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
Philip R. Harrang
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
EDITORIAL: Paid letter policy takes effect
IN THE KNOW: How to curb the opioid crisis
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
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April 27, 2018
Fifth grade Math Masters take top honors Two Alexandria fifth-graders took first place in a regional math competition, and one team placed second....
April 27, 2018 - 3:34pm
December 23, 2017
Alexandria math league takes first
The Alexandria Area High School math league team easily took first place in a Monday, Dec. 18, competition against Pelican Rapids, Moorhead,...
December 23, 2017 - 4:03pm
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