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Osakis tennis runners-up at Highway 10 Open
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Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
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August 24, 2016
Eleanor Nielsen and her sons, Rick and John, celebrated her 99th birthday by golfing 99 holes over a five-day period.
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
August 24, 2016 - 10:26am
A young group of go-kart racers race by foot across the infield at the Runestone Speedway in Alexandria on August 17 before jumping in their karts to race on the track. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
Brandon-Evansville's Andrew Perrin (left) and Jake Hintermeister cool off with some water during a break in practice last Wednesday in Brandon. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
Minnewaska’s Ryan Christianson prepares to lower his shoulder on Ottertail Central’s Andrew Van Erp in the Class 2A state quarterfinals on Oct. 30, 2015 in Alexandria. The junior returns as a key member of the Laker backfield this fall. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
August 23, 2016
Alexandria's Rick Nelson races his Late Model during a heat race at the Viking Speedway on August 6. Nelson took third in the Late Model feature this past Saturday. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
August 23, 2016 - 11:13am
Osakis senior Nicolle Klukken returns a serve during her first doubles match against Yellow Medicine East at a quad on Monday afternoon in Osakis. (Will Benson | Osakis Review)
Balancing act: Osakis tennis staggers lineup to begin fall
August 23, 2016 - 10:44am
Sports schedule for Tuesday, August 23
August 23, 2016 - 10:14am
August 22, 2016
Jerry Rose (left) is the AGC Men's Division gross champion with a two-day score of 137. Josh Meyers was the net champion with a 141. (Contributed)
Rose secures third-straight club title at AGC
August 22, 2016 - 12:52pm
Panther football has seniors to lean on
August 22, 2016 - 12:40pm
August 21, 2016
Kip Nelson (29) and Paul Downing of the Urbank Goldtimers celebrate near home plate after Downing scored in the third inning on Sunday at Knute Nelson Ballpark in Alexandria during the Minnesota Senior Men's Amateur Baseball Association's state tournament. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Senior state baseball: Urbank proves itself among state's best
August 21, 2016 - 2:47pm
August 19, 2016
Alexandria's (from left to right) Sam Helgeson, Wyatt Wittenburg, Tryg Burgau, Jack Steffl and Michael Helgeson stand in front of the bleachers at Knute Nelson Ballpark on Aug. 1. These players are part of the group who shaved their heads in support of Burgau during his cancer treatment. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
Tryg's tribute to faith: The bond of brothers
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
Alexandria senior Luke Paschka goes through an offensive line drill during Tuesday's football practice at Alexandria Area High School. Paschka is part of an offensive line that head coach Mike Empting feels has gained a lot from a year of experience and added strength. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Bigger in the trenches
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
Alexandria defensive back Preston Buechler (left) chases down running back Micah Christenson during Tuesday's practice at Alexandria Area High School. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)play button
Quiet confidence: Alex football is business as usual after section-title game appearance
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am