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Fan buses available to Brainerd for Friday's section football game

There will be fan buses heading to Brainerd on Friday night for the Section 8, Class 5A championship football game between the Warriors and Alexandria.

The buses are sponsored by the Cardinals football parents and are being organized for adults and students. Cost is $10 per person and game tickets can be purchased in Brainerd.

Tickets for the buses will be sold at Alexandria Area High School during lunches on a first come, first served basis with a deadline to sign up of Friday at 10 a.m. Permission forms for students are available at AAHS and online at The bus will depart from the AAHS north parking lot at 4:15 p.m. on Friday. Kickoff for the game is set for 7.

Elementary students wishing to ride the bus must be accompanied by their parent.

Eric Morken

Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.

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