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Two killed in collision with train near Paynesville
A life in law enforcement
Lower gas prices may boost holiday travel
B-E boys basketball: Quinn layup gives Chargers victory over Swanville
Sports schedule for Wednesday, November 26
Boys basketball: Shooting goes cold in Osakis loss to Eden Valley-Watkins
Boys hockey: Alex puts everything together in opener at Little Falls
Boys basketball: Moorhead pulls away in second half against Alex
Beef brisket: Not your typical leftovers
Radiothon to End Child Abuse kicks off
Benefit for Allen Fyhrie family set
Decorate your tree with museum artifact
‘Words from Grandma’
Engaged - Boesl and Noetzelman
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 17, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 10, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through October 27, 2014
Wedding - Huwe and Stromberg
Chasing pheasants with friends
Total deer harvest down 32,500 through second weekend
Friends in the field
Initial deer registration numbers drop from 2013 season
First buck is a big one for Moen
Delores Van Vickle, 87
Lee Boyd, 68
Carole Snobeck, 91
Fred Lindstrom, 89
Paul Lauthen, 67
In the Know: Hospital is participant in hospital presumptive eligibility
Letter: Support the end of coal-fired electricity, not fantasy physics
Letter: Stop the stigma and raise awareness of lung cancer
Observations from the archives, 1964: Jerry Van Kempen is emcee at cooking school
Echo Press Editorial: Don’t let scammers wreck your holiday
Successfully grow holiday plants
Bitter winter has impact on gypsy moth
Answers to your gardening questions
Sign-up extended for Margin Protection Program
What about bur oak blight?
Two local radio stations may have new owners
Scientific opinion poll: Small business owners are hiring
Voyager Industries earns ISO 9001: 2008 certification
Letter: Was health care plan transparent?
Letter: Time for parents to raise kids
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March 12, 2014
FIRST Robotics Team 3313 comes out on top at Duluth meet
The FIRST Robotics team from Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria, Team 3313 Mechatronics, hammered the competition in a recent meet in Duluth. Using its unique swinging hammer design, the team was able to finish qualifications in first place and make it to the finals of the...
life / school
March 12, 2014 - 12:00am
November 20, 2013
New Alexandria robotics team excels at tournament
The Alexandria Discovery Middle School (DMS) robotics team members took part in a tournament this past Saturday at Eagan High School and described their experience as a roller coaster of emotions. That roller coaster ended on a high note as the DMS team, FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC)...
life / school
November 20, 2013 - 8:39am
November 14, 2012
Mr. Bydlon boasts a new look
Jeremy Bydlon, a teacher at Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria and advisor of the school's FIRST Team 3313 Mechatronics robotics team, wanted to give students and staff a little extra incentive to raise some funds for the robotics program. He allowed them to decide how he...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
Robotics team showcases robots, raises funds for upcoming competition
FIRST Team 3313 Mechatronics, the Jefferson High School (JHS) robotics team, bagged groceries at Elden's Fresh Foods in Alexandria as a fundraiser on Saturday, October 20. The team worked from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and showcased the student-built robots to the public throughout the...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
September 12, 2012
Robotics in action
Students in Alexandria Technical and Community College's mechatronics and robotics programs recently had the chance to see the kinds of machines...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Robotics Team wins entrepreneurship award
The FIRST Robotics Team 3313 Mechatronics team from Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria competed at the 10,000 Lakes Regional "Rebound...
life / school
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 21, 2010
Robotics team fares well in first-ever competition for JHS
If attaching a swing-arm or programming a robot's mainframe is what interests you, then you'd be interested in what the Jefferson High School...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Multi-million dollar robotics tour is coming to Alexandria Technical College
Are you a small- or medium-sized manufacturer contemplating whether or not to automate an operation or a process? Do you work in a facility that uses automation and you would like to know more about the technologies? Are you a student looking for a technological career path that...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am