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On The Street
September 19, 2012
ATV safety training class offered
On Sunday, October 7 from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m., there will be an ATV safety training class at the Alexandria Shooting Park for students 11-15 years old. Anyone born after July 1, 1987 must have an ATV certificate. CDs are available for those 16 or older. Pick up materials and sign...
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
55+ driver improvement program offered
The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer a 55+ four-hour refresher Driver Improvement Course on October 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Grand Arbor Senior Residence, 4403 Pioneer Road Southeast, Alexandria. The Driver Improvement course is open to the public. Pre-registration is...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
Computer skills training offered
Alexandria Technical and Community College will host 21st Century Computer Skills Training on Wednesday, September 12 from 4 to 8 p.m. The course consists of 16 hours of course instruction. The first four hours will be instruction facilitated and the remaining three sessions will...
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Antioch School to offer training courses
The Antioch School of Church Planting and Leadership Development is offering theological fall training courses in Alexandria. Join the flagship course, "Acts: Keys to the Expansion and Establishment of the First Century Church." Hosted by Lake Community Church, this is a time for...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 3, 2012
Computer skills training offered
Alexandria Technical and Community College will host 21st Century Computer Skills Training on Wednesday, August 15 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The course consists of 16 hours of course instruction. The first four hours will be instruction facilitated and the remaining three sessions...
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
3M sponsors 48 teachers at Key Issues Institute
3M is sponsoring 48 teachers nationwide to attend The Keystone Center's "Key Issues Institute: Bringing Environmental Issues to the Classroom." Among them are Jen Steidl and Joe Beattie, both teachers at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. Key Issues Institute is a national teacher...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 3, 2012
Free training offered for rental property owners, managers
The Alexandria Police Department will host a free one-day Crime-Free Multi Housing training for anyone who owns or manages rental properties. The event will be held Wednesday, July 11 starting at 8:30 a.m. For more information or to register, contact Officer Jim Gripne at (320)...
July 3, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Jobs and Java to give presentation on managing finances
Jobs and Java will feature an informational presentation on "Managing your Finances: Budgeting and Living on a Limited Income while Job Seeking," provided by Wells Fargo, on Tuesday, July 3 at 10 a.m. It will explain what a blog is and how to use blogs to enhance job searches. The...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Alexandria Tech will host motorcycle training
Alexandria Technical and Community College is offering Motorcycle Basic Rider training through the summer months. The Basic Rider Course is for novice riders. No experience is necessary. Training motorcycles are provided. Riders who are 18 years of age or older should have a valid...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Free basic computer and writing skills class offered at ATCC this summer
Through District 206 Community Education, the Alexandria Area Adult Basic Education (ABE) Consortium is partnering with Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) to offer a free Basic Computer and Writing Skills class at ATCC this summer. Since this course is offered at...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
Alexandria Tech to host computer training course
Alexandria Technical Community College will host 21st Century Computer Skills Training on Wednesday, June 20 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The course consists of 16 hours of course instruction. The first four hours will be instruction facilitated and the remaining three sessions will...
June 14, 2012 - 2:33pm
March 21, 2012
First aid training scheduled for Alexandria
Each year, more than 5 million people learn how to save a life in American Red Cross training courses.
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
July 26, 2011
Fire departments in area train for grain rescues
STARBUCK, Minn - This past week several rural fire departments and CHS Country Operations employees came together for a hands on training on how to conduct grain evacuation rescues when faced with an entrapment in a confined space. CHS sponsored this training which aimed at saving...
July 26, 2011 - 12:18pm
Police offer training to rental property owners
The Alexandria Police Department is hosting free one-day training for rental property owners and/or managers. The training will take place at Alexandria City Hall on Friday, February 25, beginning at 8 a.m. Topics covered will include fire safety, evictions, property left behind,...
January 26, 2011 - 12:00am
December 24, 2010
Literacy volunteer training scheduled
The Alexandria Literacy Project (ALP) is sponsoring a volunteer orientation session for new or prospective volunteers on Tuesday, January 25 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am