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May 24, 2013
Graduates will soon choose career paths earlier in high school. (Echo Press file photo)
New academies to address age-old question: Why do I have to learn this stuff?
May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2013
Schools get grants to help kids bike, walk to school
May 11, 2013 - 11:50am
May 8, 2013
New school gets grants for surfacing 12-court tennis complex
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
Speakers included Kevin Kopischke, ATCC president. (Photo by Lowell Anderson)
ATCC Foundation sets memories in stone
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
Tired of waiting for Mother Nature to melt the snow, 9th through 12th grade students in the Alexandria baseball program took to Knute Nelson Field armed with shovels Wednesday. They received permission from the city to clear snow off the field as best they could. The team is more than five weeks into the season but still hasn't stepped foot on its home field. (Photo by Al Edenloff)play button
VIDEO: Late spring packs a punch
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 24, 2013
Anna Peterson and Jack Stoeck played the roles of Laurey and Curly. (Photo by Al Edenloff)play button
VIDEO: Out and About - Oklahoma! performed by high school students
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2013
JHS spring musical tonight is postponed
April 18, 2013 - 2:02pm
April 17, 2013
The Jefferson High School gymnasium was transformed into a glitzy, high-stakes world of international intrigue for the prom's grand march. (Photo by Raeshel Betterman)play button
VIDEO: Bonding at prom
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
Anna Peterson and Jack Stoeck recently rehearsed for the Jefferson High School theater department's spring production of Oklahoma!, to be performed April 18-21 at the Discovery Middle School auditorium in Alexandria. (Contributed photo)
Oklahoma! to be presented by Jefferson High School
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
New interest rate saves us $500,000
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
Children in the Early Childhood program in Brandon started using iPads in February 2012. The Osakis School District is also considering introducing the devices in its classrooms. (Echo Press file photo)
iPads likely coming soon to Osakis classrooms
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
The Alexandria speech team, comprised of 15 students, took home first place at the Detroit Lakes 2013 Speech Tournament. (Contributed photo)
Local speech team earns first
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
Proposed legislation moving through the state Legislature would require that students who qualify for reduced-price lunches be provided with lunch at school regardless of the status of their lunch account.
Changes proposed for school lunch programs
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
March 5, 2013
UPDATE 6:15 A.M.: Schools, including Alexandria, running two hours late because of snow today
March 5, 2013 - 5:23am
February 15, 2013
Discovery to hold conferences
February 15, 2013 - 12:00am