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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
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Woodland Elementary School
September 29, 2017
Updated: Woodland Elementary named 'National Blue Ribbon School'
Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria was named a National Blue Ribbon School, the state announced Thursday, one of eight Minnesota schools...
September 29, 2017 - 10:23am
April 10, 2015
Slow it down in new school zones
Speed limits to drop near schools, but is it enough?
April 10, 2015 - 12:00am
April 9, 2014
Students camp and read ‘s’more’
Parents and students gather for Family Reading Night at Woodland Elementary School
April 9, 2014 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
'A Night of Disney' presented by Rainbow Strings
On Friday, June 1 at 7 p.m. the Jefferson High School (JHS) orchestra, Rainbow Strings, will present "A Night of Disney" for children of all...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 11, 2012
Bittmann finishes 4th statewide
The top 100 geography bee students from across Minnesota competed at the 2012 Minnesota Geographic bee on Friday, March 30 at St. Cloud State University. Two Alexandria District 206 students participated - Matthew Bittmann, an 8th grader at Discovery Middle School, and Wil Kopp,...
April 11, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Catalyst Church to celebrate chartering Sunday
Catalyst Church in Alexandria will celebrate its chartering Sunday on Sunday, March 25 at 10 a.m. at Woodland Elementary School (WES) in Alexandria. The event will include God-centered celebrative worship; greetings from Alexandria Covenant, Catalyst's parent church; a message from...
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Math 'masters' share their skills at recent regional competition
Ten Alexandria School District 206 Math Masters teams recently competed in the regional competition at Woodland Elementary School (WES) in Alexandria....
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
Bittmann, Kopp to compete at state geography bee
Matthew Bittmann, an 8th grader at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria, and Wil Kopp, a 6th grader at Woodland Elementary School, were notified by the National Geographic Society that they are semifinalists eligible to compete in the 2012 Minnesota National Geographic Bee. The bee...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2010
'Mystery readers' share stories
In celebration of "I Love to Read" month, families of kindergarten through 3rd grade students at Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria recently...
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
October 14, 2009
New school gets warm reception
A dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony took place Sunday afternoon for the newest addition to Alexandria School District 206. The district...
October 14, 2009 - 12:05am
October 9, 2009
Dedication ceremony to take place Sunday for Woodland Elementary School
If you missed the August open house for School District 206's new school, Woodland Elementary, you have another opportunity this weekend. A dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony, along with a community open house, will take place this Sunday, October 11 for Woodland and the Early...
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
At the head of its class: Woodland Elementary School open house a hit
An estimated 2,000 people attended the community open house Tuesday at Alexandria School District 206's newest school, Woodland Elementary School....
August 28, 2009 - 12:05am
August 21, 2009
Editorial - Circle next Tuesday on your calendar
It's being called an open house but it's also a celebration - a celebration of Alexandria School District 206 residents' commitment to providing excellent educational resources for its children. The event will take place at the new Woodland Elementary School, 1410 South McKay Avenue,...
August 21, 2009 - 12:00am
August 19, 2009
New school is ready - open house is planned
Construction at Woodland Elementary, Alexandria's new kindergarten through 6th grade school, has been completed. To celebrate, a community open...
August 19, 2009 - 12:05am
July 22, 2009
School board takes peek at new school
Like a giant jigsaw puzzle, all the pieces are falling in place for Alexandria's new school - Woodland Elementary. At Monday night's regular...
July 22, 2009 - 12:05am