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January 16, 2019
Unified Club dips toe in water
January 16, 2019 - 12:30pm
January 14, 2019
Matthew Carlsen
Zwilling, Carlsen nominated for ExCEL award
January 14, 2019 - 1:22pm
January 12, 2019
Alexandria High School hosts Shark Tank event
January 12, 2019 - 7:53am
January 9, 2019
Dean Anderson
Enrollment pace picking up: Double-digit increase in student numbers forecast in next decade
January 9, 2019 - 8:10am
December 30, 2018
(From left) Frank Starke, winner of the Individual Philanthropist of the Year award; ATCC President Laura Urban; Dave Wolf, winner of the Business Philanthropist of the Year award; and and Amy Allen, executive director of the ATCC Foundation. (Contributed)
Starkes, Wolf win philanthropist awards
December 30, 2018 - 8:31am
December 29, 2018
Fifth-grade student Holden Spates was "over the moon" to receive an embossed reply from President Donald Trump, his mom said. (Contributed)
Fifth-grader hears from Trump
December 29, 2018 - 8:04am
December 28, 2018
Joan Gabel speaks to a group at the University of Minnesota-Crookston while Crookston Chancellor Mary Holz-Clause looks on. Gabel toured the five campuses across the state before being named the next president of the University of Minnesota. (Eric Hylden / Grand Forks Herald)
Anderson says next university president a great fit
December 28, 2018 - 9:01am
December 27, 2018
Heather Good, a teacher from Discovery Middle School, brought her 1-year-old daughter Etta to "Cookies for a Cause." (Abel Mehari / Echo Press)
Cookies for a cause
December 27, 2018 - 7:15am
December 26, 2018
Student accomplishments, scholarships
December 26, 2018 - 12:06pm
December 20, 2018
Alexandria School Board approves levy hike of 5.9 percent
December 20, 2018 - 12:59pm
December 19, 2018
The Alexandria Area High School's concert choir performs at a packed Performing Arts Center Sunday afternoon during the school's annual Christmas concert. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Christmas concert dedicated to Dehlin
December 19, 2018 - 10:53am
December 18, 2018
BE School District approves 5 percent levy increase
December 18, 2018 - 5:23pm
University of South Carolina Provost Joan Gabel meets with staff members  Monday, Dec. 12, during her first visit to the University of Minnesota since she was named the lone finalist to succeed Eric Kaler as president. Josh Verges / Pioneer Press
Regents approve Gabel as next U of M president
December 18, 2018 - 11:28am
December 5, 2018
Bus driver Heidi Bordeaux helps students scan their ID cards as they get on the bus at Woodland Elementary School last month. Students are testing out the new system, which is expected to go live within the next month. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Upgrades for school buses in the works: Students will be using new ID's soon
December 5, 2018 - 11:23am
November 28, 2018
First-year students in the Machine Tool Technology program at Alexandria Technical & Community College received  a $30,000 check from the Gene Haas Foundation. (Contributed)
Student accomplishments, scholarships
November 28, 2018 - 5:12pm
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