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Douglas County preliminary tax levy shows 3.96 increase
Arrest made in Minneapolis crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
Gravel pit plan has Forada concerned; meeting set for Wednesday
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, September 18
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
Tennis: Cardinals defeat Moorhead, 6-2
Tennis: Minnewaska adds loss and win to record
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria opens season with a weekend split
Soccer: Cards lose 6-2 to Moorhead despite Kuhn's two goals
Volleyball: WCA loses in three to Pelican Rapids
New musicians invited to Open Mic Night
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DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
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DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
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It's Our Turn: A whole lot of living to do
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Corn silk bandit robs Holmes City co-op
Letter: Bike helmets prevent brain injuries
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Wi-Fi on school buses
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
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Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
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Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
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February 1, 2017
Alexandria Public Schools spelling bee results announced
Sixty-three students in first through fifth grade participated in the Alexandria Public Schools Elementary Spelling Bee held Jan. 20 at Woodland...
February 1, 2017 - 11:00am
February 15, 2012
Voyager students raise $4,585.77 for charity
Voyager Elementary School in Alexandria recently collected $4,585.77 for Pennies for Patients, a program that benefits The Leukemia and Lymphoma...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
November 23, 2010
Students visit Capitol, Science Museum
Sixth graders at Voyager Elementary School in Alexandria visited the State Capitol on November 4. The 6th graders, along with their teachers,...
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Bike Safety Rodeo planned for May 15
Load up your bikes or pedal on down to Voyager Elementary School for the first-ever Kiwanis Bike Safety Rodeo and Family Bike Ride next weekend. The...
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
February 10, 2010
A hair-shaving, fundraising experience
Students at Voyager Elementary School got an interesting award for raising money for a good cause - they watched their principal, Dana Christenson,...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
October 28, 2009
VES classroom wins supplies
Katie Selvog and her 4th grade class at Voyager Elementary School (VES) in Alexandria got a nice surprise recently. Her classroom received $1,000 worth of supplies during the " A Day Made Better" event. A Day Made Better is a one-day event sponsored by OfficeMax and the nonprofit...
October 28, 2009 - 12:00am
May 1, 2009
893575 Sealed Bids - Voyager School Window Replacement
Sealed Bids Publish April 24, May 1, 8, 2009 INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 206 ALEXANDRIA, MN 56308 REQUEST FOR BIDS FOR VOYAGER SCHOOL WINDOW REPLACEMENT 1. Notice is hereby given, that Independent School District No. 206, Alexandria, Minnesota, will receive bids for the...
May 1, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
My lunch with Lesnar, champion fighter
Two lucky students, Joslyn Kent (2nd grade) and Gretchen Watkins (6th grade), from Voyager Elementary School and their guests, Isaac Kent (kindergarten)...
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am
December 25, 2008
Holidays around the world
Students at Sue Lundblad's 3rd grade class at Voyager Elementary School in Alexandria were treated to cookies last week - and insights into Saint...
December 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Principal picked at Voyager
A new principal for Voyager Elementary School in Alexandria was selected by the school district and approved at Monday night's regular school board meeting. Molly Vogt will take on the role of principal at Voyager after Scott Heckert made a move to be principal at Washington Elementary...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Life in Colonial times
Students in 2nd grade at Voyager Elementary School in Alexandria studied about what life was like in Colonial days. At the end of the unit, the students celebrated by spending a day participating in Colonial days activities. Teacher Mary Kay Wright listened as her students, who dressed...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am