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Light Up the Night!
House in Evansville catches fire
Osakis celebrates Christmas Downtown
Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
County board OKs refunding of hospital bonds
Boys basketball: Cards falter late in loss to section power Detroit Lakes
Sports roundup from Friday, December 19
Sports roundup from Thursday, December 18
Pushing for a new identity
Cards continue their climb
Extra warmth for the holidays
Music video shoot reset for Monday
Veterans associations assist food shelf
You're invited to Christmas dinner
A gift of love
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Memorial Service - Carl Kremer, 67
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Donald Huwe, 82
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
It's Our Turn: Holiday birthday myths debunked
Letter: Turn technology off for child’s development
Letter: The value of a quarter has risen
Letter: No one else can do it for you
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Solar Skies to close in Alexandria
Just a Jaunt’s $500 passport winner announced
Slumberland helps families during holidays
New building will house plumbing company
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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