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Gas prices expected to rise for summer
Meet the new Pets of the Week: Magnus, Malvina and Maretta (w/video)
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, April 21 through Sunday, April 23
Miltona home destroyed by fire; two dogs die
One-car rollover crash on I-94 sends one to hospital
Boys golf: Osakis 13th for pre-sections at Blackberry Ridge
Sports schedule for Monday, April 24
Track and field: Cards take second at Sabre Quad
Boys golf: Cards win 16-team invite at Perham
Track and Field: Roste ties school record as Cards win at Sartell
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Garms Family to perform southern gospel music concert
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Norman Allen Potvin
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Eudoris V. Hagen
Orville E. Lien
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 15, 2017
Registration for Osakis preschool is March 27
Registration for preschool in Osakis will be held Monday, March 27 at the Osakis Public School. To enter the school, use Door 8, the Early Childhood entrance. Registration for the 3-4 year old class begins at 5 p.m. Registration for the 4-5 year old class begins at 6 p.m. Classes...
March 15, 2017 - 8:00am
February 3, 2017
Zion Lutheran School invites preschoolers to roundup
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will host its Preschool Roundup on Monday, Feb. 6, with 3-4 year olds at 5:30 p.m. and 4-5 year olds at 6:30...
February 3, 2017 - 11:00am
April 29, 2016
Silverstreaks assist preschoolers on Earth Day
When the Osakis Silverstreaks decided they wanted to help out in the community, they asked Osakis Preschool teacher Jan Campbell if there was...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
January 27, 2016
Prepare for Zion's Preschool Roundup
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will offer two preschool programs to area families for the 2016-2017 school year. Children ages 3-4 can attend two days each week on Tuesday and Thursday mornings or afternoons. Children ages 4-5 may attend three days each week, Monday, Wednesday...
January 27, 2016 - 12:00am
September 11, 2013
Reconnecting with nature
"Children need to be connected with nature again. So that is what we are creating — a time and space for children to just be surrounded...
September 11, 2013 - 9:14am
August 28, 2013
District 206 earns highest quality rating for preschool program
Alexandria School District 206 has earned a 4-Star Parent Aware Rating, the highest possible rating, for its Creating Learners preschool program. The district's Early Education Center volunteered to be part of the Parent Aware rating system from the Minnesota Department of Human Services....
August 28, 2013 - 8:58am
February 20, 2013
District 206 preschool open house set
The District 206 Creating Learners Preschool Program will have an open house on Tuesday, February 26 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the District 206 early...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
January 18, 2013
Preschool to hold registration open house
Community Preschool of First Lutheran Church in Alexandria will celebrate its 33rd year with a registration open house for the 2013-2014 school...
January 18, 2013 - 12:00am
January 16, 2013
Zion Lutheran Preschool expanding
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will offer two different programs for area preschoolers for the 2013-2014 school year. Children ages 4 to...
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
What's new at Community Preschool?
The staff at Community Preschool of First Lutheran Church in Alexandria believes it is important to present new ways of learning to children...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 11, 2012
Getting a head-start with iPads
Kids used to bang chalk dust out of erasers after class. Now will they have to delete cookies? Children in the Early Childhood program in Brandon...
April 11, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Calvary Preschool accepts registrations
Calvary Lutheran Preschool in Alexandria is taking registrations for fall 2012. The preschool is owned and operated by Calvary Lutheran Church. Classes are available for 3-year-olds either one or two days per week. Classes for 4- to 5-year-olds are available two, three or four days...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Zion Lutheran Preschool to expand and host roundup
Zion Lutheran School has expanded its building and is now expanding its preschool program. Currently, the school offers a two-day program on Tuesdays and Thursdays with morning and afternoon sessions. Beginning this September, Zion will offer two different programs for preschoolers....
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Zion sets preschool roundup
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will hold preschool roundup on Tuesday, March 29, at 6:30 p.m. Parents and their preschool-age children are invited to attend. The roundup is an opportunity to meet the preschool teacher, tour the facilities, and receive information about preschool...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
January 26, 2011
Preschool collects shoes, holds open house
The children of Community Preschool of First Lutheran Church in Alexandria have been collecting tennis shoes for about a year. The shoes will...
January 26, 2011 - 12:00am