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Senior Cole Wild references his team's Power Point at the Shark Tank event on Jan. 16. (Emily Myrin / Echo Press)
Student group working on Chamber of Commerce project wins 'Shark Tank' competition
11 hours 2 min ago
January 10, 2018
Minnesota's State Capitol
Minnesota's school oversight plan approved by federal education officials
January 10, 2018 - 9:42pm
December 22, 2017
Trevor Peterson
Refinancing saves school district $6.9 million
December 22, 2017 - 4:14pm
December 18, 2017
Less than 15 people attended Monday night's Brandon-Evansville School Board meeting. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
More than 50 signed up for B-E committees
December 18, 2017 - 11:01pm
December 8, 2017
Students hold up letters spelling Woodland while another student reads a poem during a celebration program Friday afternoon in honor of  Woodland Elementary School receiving the National Blue Ribbon School award. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Woodland school receives National Blue Ribbon award
December 8, 2017 - 3:23pm
December 7, 2017
Vaughn Dierks from Wold Architects and Engineers, along with Brandon-Evansville Superintendent Dean Yocum, address the crowd at a community meeting Thursday night to discuss facility needs. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) 
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B-E seeks committee members, eyes November referendum
December 7, 2017 - 10:39pm
In the Three Little Pigs makerspace, a new exhibit for children at the Douglas County Library, Tiffany Olson, a fifth-grader in the Brandon-Evansville School District, helps Lexie Lamm, a student in the district's 3-4 School, build a "straw" house. The Brandon-Evansville students explored the new exhibit on Friday, Dec. 1. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
December 7, 2017 - 1:22pm
December 2, 2017
Alexandria Area High School Honor Roll
December 2, 2017 - 11:51am
December 1, 2017
Parkers Prairie students who ride Melissa Sazama's bus all received handmade scarfs – in maroon and gold, the school colors – last Monday, Nov. 20. Sazama (middle, wearing glasses) made 65 scarves; 48 for her students and some for teachers and both principals. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Bus driver adds a bit of warmth
December 1, 2017 - 11:35am
Trevor Peterson
23 percent tax increase? Alexandria School District explains
December 1, 2017 - 10:35am
November 29, 2017
Alexandria Area High School teacher Wendy Kohler (right) is all smiles as two students in her Top 20 class, Tanner Koep (center) and Autumn Born, take part in a presentation to the rest of the class. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
'Top 20' class targets positive thinking
November 29, 2017 - 10:44am
November 23, 2017
Meeting to discuss B-E school buildings
November 23, 2017 - 10:52am
November 20, 2017
The Brandon School. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
B-E looks to add paraprofessional
November 20, 2017 - 9:52pm
December 10, 2014
Minnesota Commissioner of Education Brenda Cassellius talked about her career path during an all-school assembly at the Parkers Prairie High School last Wednesday. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
A lesson in dreams
December 10, 2014 - 11:52am
November 24, 2014
Dean Rudolph has been a long-time favorite teacher at Lincoln Elementary School in Alexandria. One former student said “he made learning fun.” He teaches fifth grade at the school. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
A teacher's influence can be lifelong
November 24, 2014 - 10:44am