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News Briefs: Students injured when truck, school bus collide near Renville
Schools out early
News Briefs: Sect leader charged with sexually abusing girls, remains at large
Douglas County Cemetery Association to host annual meeting
A look at the new Alexandria Cardinals mascot logo
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 17 (with postponement dates)
Seven run first inning pushes Osakis softball to victory
Stockert’s 15 Ks down Willmar
No panic after a slow start for Alex
'It was God's plan'
Real Estate Guide
Cardinal Knowledge Bowl competes at state tournament
Waffle fundraiser at Carlos School
Alexandria Jaycees will fill sandboxes May 17
Engaged - Lusty and Lamb
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 6
Engaged - Dorn and Arvidson
Births - Douglas county Hospital through April 1
Spring is a time to explore
Weekly DNR news
Send your spring turkey hunting photos
Hunters ready to tackle toms
DNR Report: Pelicans ready to come back to the state
Lamont Mounsdon, 91
Gerald Weatherwax, 90
Maybel Czapiewski, 99
Albert Henrickson, 94
Norman Chan, 85
School budgets don’t have money for supplies
How much power should judges have?
Sheriff's office employees have many duties in county
It may come as a gentle knock on mind’s door
Douglas County Public Works is organized into six divisions
Farmers are ‘eternal optimists’
Finding and reporting noxious weeds
Try growing strawberries this season
Premium soybean, grain contracts available to farmers
Propane prices still a concern
Get Echo Press photos at our Photo Store
Alexandria woman’s fitness product featured in nationwide infomercial
On the street
Cemetery Association to meet May 6
Knute Nelson to participate in hospice initiative
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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 event is slated for Saturday, May 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. From 11 to 11:30 a.m., there will be a bike safety rodeo, which is recommended...
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, get his head shaved. The school took part in a Pennies for Patients fundraiser for leukemia and lymphoma. They were challenged to raise...
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...
life / school
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)...
news / school
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