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May 19, 2019
Traffic backs up from the main parking lot at Alexandria Area High School to Pioneer Road. Beginning on Monday, May 20, that road will become a one-way road for entering traffic. The road to the south that connects to 50th Avenue will be a one-way for exiting traffic. (File photo)
AAHS roads changing to one-ways
May 19, 2019 - 6:52am
May 17, 2019
Julie Critz
Taking financial message to the public
May 17, 2019 - 7:48am
Melissa Beutz, center, of Clear Lake, laughs after snapping a photo of her daughter, Brookelyn, who graduated from ATCC Wednesday with degrees in fashion management and marketing. Brookelyn is a first generation college student along with her sister Brittany, in white, and soon their brother Braeden, 18, behind Brittany. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Graduates overcome odds: ATCC marks 58th annual college graduation
May 17, 2019 - 6:49am
May 2, 2019
Area schools top state graduation rate: Osakis rate climbs to 98.1 percent
May 2, 2019 - 6:33am
April 19, 2019
Mike Yell, president of the National Council for the Social Studies in 2008-09, gives his presidential speech in Houston, Texas. He is currently a seventh grade social studies teacher in Hudson, Wis. (contributed photo)
Educators tout benefits of national board certification; studies show improved learning
April 19, 2019 - 10:19pm
April 16, 2019
Alexandria School District goes high tech on its buses
April 16, 2019 - 3:54pm
April 12, 2019
All area schools close again Friday
April 12, 2019 - 7:34am
April 9, 2019
AAHS: Changes approved; spring play opens Friday
April 9, 2019 - 10:34am
April 7, 2019
Update: Pending publisher approval, high school play is back on
April 7, 2019 - 9:38am
Amanda Reese (center) asks a question of Jeanine Gangeness Tuesday during her visit to Alexandria Technical and Community College. Gangeness is one of three candidates seeking to become president of the college. Reese is a communications, art and design major, and also a Student Senate member and a Student Ambassador. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Three finalists tour ATCC campus
April 7, 2019 - 7:53am
April 5, 2019
Schools throughout Minnesota were closed more frequently this past winter, due to snowstorms and bitter cold spells. (Echo Press file photo)
Legislation won't alter most school plans
April 5, 2019 - 5:28pm
April 3, 2019
The Future Mystery of DI team included (from left) Myles Frueh, Austin Baune, Micah Walswick, Isaac Tewes and Hunter Miller. (Contributed)
School news
April 3, 2019 - 6:00pm
March 28, 2019
(From left) Jeanine Gangeness, Michael Seymour and Laura Driscoll. (Contributed)
Three finalists named for ATCC presidency
March 28, 2019 - 12:15pm
March 26, 2019
Search for ATCC's next president nearing end
March 26, 2019 - 12:01pm
March 24, 2019
Technology tops capital project list for Alexandria School District
March 24, 2019 - 12:39pm
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