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Woman hit, killed by train in Detroit Lakes
Knute Nelson building in Park Rapids
Driver dies after semi leaves I-94, strikes trees
Surprise donation covers vet bill
Fishing for a Cure helps cancer fighters
Boys basketball: B-E a part of log jam atop LEC after win
Girls Basketball: Osakis clinches conference title
Wrestling: Alexandria season comes to a close in first round of sections
Gymnastics: Cards take third at sections, named academic champs
NA3HL: Breezy Point sweeps Blizzard with two shootout wins
How spiritual life begins
Knights speech team brings home five individual ribbons
Broaden reading horizons at magazine discussion group
Alexandria Covenant Church's GriefShare begins Feb. 21
Growing Through Our Grief provides emotional support, education
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Hunters voice their opinions at deer management meeting in Alexandria
UPDATED: Cross-country snowmobile race won't reach Alexandria
Free fishing: Ice angling program for vets, kids coming to Alexandria
Perry L. Butcher
Dorene R. Ost
Marcella Martha Brendle
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
LETTER: Project was seriously flawed
COMMENTARY: Do we need a water czar?
OUR TURN: Trust, facts and bathroom doors
LETTER: Travel ban is personal
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Outwintering Field Day includes tours of Morris dairy herd
Announcing extension intern positions
MDA encourages farmers to participate in nutrient initiative
Farm Storage Facility Loan program expands
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
February 18, 2017
Boys Basketball: WCA downed by Wheaton-Herman-Norcross
The Wheaton-Herman-Norcross boys basketball team came out of nowhere and surprised West Central Area with 59 percent shooting (24-41) and came away with a 64-59 win. Zack Stueve and Hunter Johnson took care of most of the Warriors scoring, dropping in 18 and 17, respectively. Dawson...
February 18, 2017 - 11:32am
Wrestling: Knights heading to state after cruising through sections
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team was the favorite going into the Section 6A tournament, and it didn't disappoint. The Knights won the championship match over the No. 2-seed Staples-Motley 43-28 Friday night and are now 24-1 in duals on the season. Jordan...
February 18, 2017 - 11:00am
February 15, 2017
Wrestling: Knights win big in first round of sections
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team didn't run into any surprises Tuesday night, topping the Section 6A No. 8 seed...
February 15, 2017 - 11:03am
February 13, 2017
Wrestling; Knights win Morris Invite
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team had seven wrestlers finish first in their brackets, helping them to a first place finish in the Dr. Busian Tiger Invitational in Morris on Saturday. Knights first place finishers include Kaleb Getz (113), Drake Swanson...
February 13, 2017 - 2:23pm
Girls Basketball: Knights survive Battlers' second half push
The West Central Area girls basketball team gave up a 12-point run to Battle Lake early in the second half on Friday, but the 32-17 halftime lead was enough to hold on to and the Knights came away with a 58-40 win. "Our ability to take things we have practiced and put them into play...
February 13, 2017 - 1:51pm
February 12, 2017
Boys basketball: Turnovers haunt Knights in two-point loss to Trojans
The West Central Area boys basketball team took one of the top teams in the 6A South down to the wire at the University of Minnesota-Morris on Saturday, but Ortonville held on for a 42-40 win over the Knights. The Trojans (16-3) led 23-22 at the half before WCA scored the first eight...
February 12, 2017 - 9:13am
February 8, 2017
Boys Basketball: Knights top CGB
Logan Paulson's 27 points and nine rebounds led the Knights boys basketball team to a 69-57 win over Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley on Tuesday to improve to 10-6 on the year. "We started the game a little sloppy, but ended the first half well to get a decent lead," WCA head coach Kraig...
February 8, 2017 - 1:21pm
February 3, 2017
Boys Basketball: WCA runs over Upsala
The West Central Area boys basketball team improved to 9-6 on the season Thursday after an 80-39 win over Upsala. The Knights dominated the first half, holding the Cardinals to one field goal and going into the break with a 46-5 lead.
February 3, 2017 - 2:23pm
Wrestling: Knights back to winning ways
After losing its first dual of the season Tuesday, the West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team got right back on track with a 53-15 win over Royalton-Upsala on Thursday in Royalton. The Knights (20-1 in duals) jumped out to a 24-0 lead after four bouts, with Jordan...
February 3, 2017 - 2:19pm
February 1, 2017
Wrestling: No. 2 Frazee snaps Knights regular season undefeated bid
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team opened the season with two tournaments, taking first in its home tournament Dec....
February 1, 2017 - 12:32am
January 30, 2017
Knights make second-half comeback, win in OT
WCA junior Logan Paulson scored from inside with three seconds left in regulation to tie the game at 51-51, just in time for the Knights to force overtime and eventually top Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 60-58. A nine-point run gave the Thunder (5-8) a 9-4 lead, which it used to go into...
January 30, 2017 - 2:15pm
January 28, 2017
Wrestling: Knights cruise to 19-0 with two more impressive wins
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team was on top of its game again on Friday as the Knights swept two matches at the LPGE-Browerville Duals, beating Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 49-23 and Minneota 55-20. The Knights (19-0) moved up to fourth in the Class A Guillotine...
January 28, 2017 - 12:42pm
January 25, 2017
Wrestling: Knights beat second-ranked Pierz on way to 17-0
Two more big wins for the West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team Tuesday night over Class-A No. 2 Pierz and Long Prairie-Grey...
January 25, 2017 - 12:39pm
Boys Basketball: WCA comeback ends up just short
Despite surrendering the first 11 points of the game to Hancock, the West Central Area Knights battled back to earn a second-half, lead only...
January 25, 2017 - 12:07am
January 21, 2017
Wrestling: Knights sweep three at KMS duals
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team won all three of its matches at the KMS Duals on Friday night. The Knights' closest contest came in round two where they won a 33-29 bout with Pipestone Area. They added a 58-17 win over Quad County in their opener and...
January 21, 2017 - 11:31am