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AAHS roads changing to one-ways
Stehn happy to be at Horizon: She is new public health director
Governor's car council seeks members
Alexandria Farmers Market opens
Baseball: Chargers win fifth straight with sweep of Hillcrest
Boys tennis: Alexandria to get rematch with Willmar in 8AA semifinals
Track and field: Osakis moves up to eighth in first state true team experience
Softball: Osakis seeded 10th, will open playoffs at Sauk Centre
Softball: Chargers wrap up league title and 15-2 regular season
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
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John Sr Bosek
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
After winter fish kill, how will Lake Christina respond?
Host community selected for 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
Governor’s Fishing Opener celebrates fishing tourism in Minnesota
Not a bad bite on opening morning
Georgene F. Gunderson
Francis "Frank" Krafthefer
Helen Louise (Cox) Garrett
Darlene Katherine Nelson
Shirley A. Larson
Letter to the Editor: Protect our elections, authorize funding
Commentary: For health care, build on what works
Letter to the Editor: More information on Arthur Hesse
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Commentary: Continue funding for Planned Parenthood
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
Make room for a new press: Alexandria Industries breaks ground on expansion
Farmers Under Pressure
Miltona native wins UMD Shark Tank event
Therapy dogs have paw-sitive impact on cancer patients
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
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AAHS roads changing to one-ways
In an effort to improve safety and traffic flow, two roads leading to and from Alexandria Area High School's main parking lot are being temporarily...
5 hours 15 sec ago
May 17, 2019
Taking financial message to the public
If Julie Critz seems to be following what has been going on — or not going on, depending on your point of view — in St. Paul lately,...
May 17, 2019 - 7:48am
Graduates overcome odds: ATCC marks 58th annual college graduation
As the strains of "Pomp & Circumstance" floated through the Runestone Community Center on Wednesday afternoon, Darla Faber of Luverne sat in...
May 17, 2019 - 6:49am
May 2, 2019
Area schools top state graduation rate: Osakis rate climbs to 98.1 percent
The graduation rate for Minnesota's high schools climbed to its highest rate ever, and the three public schools in Douglas County all bested...
May 2, 2019 - 6:33am
April 19, 2019
Educators tout benefits of national board certification; studies show improved learning
More than 122,000 teachers from all 50 states have stepped up to the challenge of achieving national board certification, a peer-reviewed process...
April 19, 2019 - 10:19pm
April 16, 2019
Alexandria School District goes high tech on its buses
The technology advancements that were made on all of the district's school buses this year have made a difference in many ways, Scott Dahlin told the Alexandria School Board at its monthly meeting Monday night. Dahlin, who took over as transportation director this school year after...
April 16, 2019 - 3:54pm
April 12, 2019
All area schools close again Friday
Alexandria Public Schools and Osakis Public Schools will be closed Friday for a second straight day, due to icy road conditions. Both districts made the announcement around 7 a.m. Friday. In Alexandria, Compass school-age child care will be open Friday. Alexandria and Osakis were...
April 12, 2019 - 7:34am
April 9, 2019
AAHS: Changes approved; spring play opens Friday
Alexandria Area High School has been notified that representatives of the author of the play, "She Kills Monsters," have approved modifications in the script being used for the spring play, the school announced Tuesday morning. With that approval, the play is set to go on as scheduled...
April 9, 2019 - 10:34am
April 7, 2019
Update: Pending publisher approval, high school play is back on
Pending approval of modifications to the script, the Alexandria Area High School spring play will go on as scheduled after an agreement Saturday between school administrators, the play's cast and its director. The play, "She Kills Monsters," had been postponed the day before after...
April 7, 2019 - 9:38am
Three finalists tour ATCC campus
After being chosen last week as finalists to become the college's next president, the three candidates made their way to the Alexandria Technical...
April 7, 2019 - 7:53am
April 5, 2019
Legislation won't alter most school plans
State legislation allowing school districts to forego making up days lost to school closings this winter may be a largely symbolic measure. Both...
April 5, 2019 - 5:28pm
April 3, 2019
Three teams advance to global finals Of the four Alexandria Public Schools Community Education Destination Imagination teams that recently competed...
April 3, 2019 - 6:00pm
March 28, 2019
Three finalists named for ATCC presidency
Three finalists to become the next president of Alexandria Technical & Community College were announced Thursday by Minnesota State. Laura Driscoll,...
March 28, 2019 - 12:15pm
March 26, 2019
Search for ATCC's next president nearing end
The search for a president to replace Laura Urban at Alexandria Technical & Community College is ramping up, with finalists expected to be announced later this week. Urban, who was appointed to lead the college on July 1, 2014, informed the Minnesota State chancellor's office last...
March 26, 2019 - 12:01pm
March 24, 2019
Technology tops capital project list for Alexandria School District
Technology upgrades and improvements make up the largest portion of the capital improvement projects that were unanimously approved Monday night by the Alexandria School Board. The technology portion came to nearly $1.4 million of the $3.5 million allotted for the coming school year....
March 24, 2019 - 12:39pm