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Two local senators pleased with session
Here's what the bipartisan state budget could mean for Greater Minnesota
Law Enforcement Blotter: May 17-19
Koopman dies in rollover; recalled for helping others
Minnesota begins another 'Click It or Ticket' campaign on 10th anniversary of seat belt law
Free Play Ball! Minnesota youth baseball clinic coming to Alexandria
Baseball: Late run propels Sauk Rapids over Alexandria
Golf: Cardinals distance themselves with CLC win
Sports schedule for Tuesday, May 21
Boys golf: Cardinals expect a battle at sections after another CLC win
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
John Sr Bosek
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
Lorraine C. Rachel
Shirley A. Larson
Georgene F. Gunderson
Francis "Frank" Krafthefer
Letter to the Editor: Stop throwing stones and make country better
Letter to the Editor: CIA has blood on their hands
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
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
On The Street
Alex grad helps newlyweds
Make room for a new press: Alexandria Industries breaks ground on expansion
Farmers under pressure
Miltona native wins UMD Shark Tank event
hires and promotions
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May 13, 2019
Council awards bid for Woodland underpass
The Alexandria City Council awarded bids for two big road and sewer projects Monday night — a pedestrian underpass near Woodland Elementary School and underground work to connect service lines to a restroom in the new Veterans Memorial Park that's being built on Broadway and...
May 13, 2019 - 9:59pm
January 24, 2019
Students compete in spelling bee
Sixty-two students in grades 1-5 competed in the Elementary Spelling Bee at Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria Friday. After completing...
January 24, 2019 - 5:36pm
December 8, 2017
Woodland school receives National Blue Ribbon award
Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria has been named a National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education. The recognition is...
December 8, 2017 - 3:23pm
February 1, 2017
Alexandria Public Schools spelling bee results announced
Sixty-three students in first through fifth grade participated in the Alexandria Public Schools Elementary Spelling Bee held Jan. 20 at Woodland...
February 1, 2017 - 11:00am
January 19, 2011
Woodland Elementary students perform well in the Stock Market Game
Since late September, more than 100 teams of 5th and 6th graders across Minnesota have been competing in The Stock Market Game. Five teams...
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
May 5, 2010
A 'tree-mendous' Friday
Last Friday was a "tree-mendous" day in Alexandria. It was Arbor Day and at least three different groups were busy planting trees. At Noonan...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Woodland students learn about impact of volunteering
Area students have been actively learning about the value and impact of volunteering. The students are part of a School District 206 pilot program...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
September 9, 2009
New year, new school
A brand new school year began Tuesday at a brand new school - Woodland Elementary in Alexandria. Principal Scott Heckert greeted the students...
September 9, 2009 - 12:05am
September 2, 2009
Letter - Bike path needed
To the editor: There are many kids who live around Woodland Elementary who would like to bike to school, but parents say it is too dangerous because of all the traffic. Therefore, we would like a bike path on McKay Avenue. This would also save on gas, the environment and promote...
September 2, 2009 - 12:00am
August 19, 2009
New school is ready - open house is planned
Construction at Woodland Elementary, Alexandria's new kindergarten through 6th grade school, has been completed. To celebrate, a community open...
August 19, 2009 - 12:05am
April 10, 2009
New school: Ahead of schedule, under budget
Nearly a year ago, the construction of a new school - Woodland Elementary School - began. And now, the Alexandria School District 206 project...
April 10, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
And the winning school name is...
Hidden Ponds. Legacy. Pathways. Woodland. Those were the final four names submitted for Alexandria's new elementary school to board members at Monday night's regular school board meeting. The new school, which will replace Washington Elementary School, is set to open for the 2009-2010...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am