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Man charged with murder in connection to death of Henning teen
For the record
The Jacob Wetterling case file
AgweekTV: Elevator Embezzlement in Minnesota
Car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in southern Minnesota
Football: Chargers dismantle the Bears on homecoming
Football: Knights erupt in easy win over W-DC
Football: BOLD flexes its muscle again as Warriors roll over Minnewaska
Football: Slow start dooms Panthers against USA
Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 21
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Richard "Shorty" Olson
Shirley Ann Battey
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Paid Political Letter: Know your candidates before you vote
Letter to the Editor: Farmers face risks while improving water quality
It's Our Turn: Home abroad in a purple world
Letter to the Editor: Problems with medicare
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
4-H holds county competition
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
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
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Alexandria Area High School
September 21, 2018
Schools not reimbursed for state costs: Fewer fans, venue costs to blame
If there was a time when the Minnesota State High School League wasn't going to reimburse schools for competing in state tournaments, it would have been better from Alexandria's standpoint if it was done in a year where the Cardinals didn't make so many trips to state. "That's the...
September 21, 2018 - 5:13pm
September 17, 2018
Radtke, Fletcher named AAHS homecoming king and queen
Alexandria Area High School has its newest royalty. Tory Radtke and Megan Fletcher were named homecoming king and queen Monday night during the...
September 17, 2018 - 8:38pm
September 16, 2018
Gearing up for homecoming week
Alexandria Area High School is holding its homecoming events next week, with the football game and parade both scheduled for Friday, Sept. 21....
September 16, 2018 - 7:05am
September 14, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Something is wrong at AAHS
To the editor: I read in the Echo (Sept. 5) that Alexandria Public Schools received high marks on the education report card. At first I thought that was really great until my wife pointed out how the high school students performed. I'm sure many people were just like me and didn't...
September 14, 2018 - 10:56am
July 13, 2018
When Megan Jacob's business students had questions for her during her first year teaching at Alexandria Area High School, she didn't always have...
July 13, 2018 - 6:39am
June 27, 2018
A festival not to be missed
The 34th annual Vikingland Band Festival formally began its cadences down Broadway Street in Alexandria at 1:30 p.m. Sunday. However, much of...
June 27, 2018 - 5:48am
June 14, 2018
Phone apps causing concerns
Instagram, SnapChat, Facebook, Twitter. These social media sites and cell phone apps are probably pretty familiar to anyone with a smartphone....
June 14, 2018 - 10:28am
June 13, 2018
UPDATED: AAHS celebrates 2018 graduating class
On Sunday, the Class of 2018 became the first to complete all four years of high school at Alexandria Area High School. And as 302 caps flew...
June 13, 2018 - 8:34am
June 8, 2018
A new era of opportunity
Alexandria Area High School opened its doors to students four years ago with the intention of supporting more growth and offering more opportunities...
June 8, 2018 - 12:55pm
May 23, 2018
Based on a true story: Student production described as raw and real
Eleven years ago, Matt and Ginny Mooney of Arkansas faced every parent's worst nightmare when they lost their 99-day-old son, Eliot, to a condition...
May 23, 2018 - 9:02am
May 9, 2018
For moms everywhere: AAHS students grow flowers for Mother's Day sale
Some Alexandria high school students have been working hard for Mother's Day — and not just for their own mothers. Students in the horticulture...
May 9, 2018 - 2:43pm
April 30, 2018
It was a near perfect day Saturday for area prom-goers with the sun shining brightly and temperatures almost reaching 60 degrees. Prom was held...
April 30, 2018 - 4:50pm
Dancing their hearts out
Toes were tapping and hands were clapping at last Thursday's second annual Dancing with the Alexandria Stars. The event, held April 26, paired...
April 30, 2018 - 4:41pm
April 28, 2018
Smile Drive a success
More than 800 dental hygiene products were donated to Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf last week. The items, including 137 tubes of toothpaste,...
April 28, 2018 - 12:24pm
April 23, 2018
Put on your dancing shoes: Dancing with the Alexandria Stars back for more
When Anthony Zimny was asked to be one of the dancers in this year's Dancing with the Alexandria Stars, he said he would think about it —...
April 23, 2018 - 6:33am