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UPDATE: Rollover crash injures 2 in Pope County
Minnesota reports state budget surplus, but with federal uncertainty
Historical Society Bake Sale held Friday
Commercial sex industry survivor speaks at Alexandria Area High School
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Dec. 1
Sports schedule for Saturday, Dec. 3
Boys basketball: Bitzan, Hintermeister lead Chargers to win over Swanville
Boys hockey: Alex records six-goal first period in 10-1 win
Girls basketball: Chargers move to 2-0
Gymnastics: Cards fall at state-ranked Melrose
Event restores hope during the holidays
Empty Chair Gala to benefit REACH program
50 gigs in 50 states
Search for Miss Teen Douglas County announced
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
First buck is with a bow
DNR release: Stands not allowed overnight on WMAs
Ann C. Ebsen
Alyce L. Hanson
Julia I. Springer
LETTER: Collin Peterson is a class act Democrat
EDITORIAL: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
COMMENTARY: Cheap wages should anger Alexandrians
COMMENTARY: MNsure can make the best of a difficult situation for consumers
OUR TURN: Some protests are more effective than others
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Tips for container-grown succulents
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
December 2, 2016
Girls basketball: Parkers Prairie cruises to 2-0
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team ran past its second straight opponent to start the season after taking care of Bertha-Hewitt 62-29 on Thursday night. Four different players scored in double figures for the Panthers. Hali Moske and Megan Dreger each had 16. Faith Alberts...
13 hours 30 min ago
October 31, 2016
Football: Panthers roll into 6A championship
The Parkers Prairie football team earned a trip to the Fargodome for the Section 6A championship on Friday afternoon after rolling to a pair...
October 31, 2016 - 11:39am
October 9, 2016
Football: Parkers dangerous on both ends in fifth win over Knights
The Parkers Prairie football team continued to power through its schedule with a 28-6 homecoming victory over West Central Area-Ashby on Friday night. The Panthers (5-1) tallied 21 unanswered points in the second half to pull away, while totaling more than 300 yards of offense without...
October 9, 2016 - 4:30pm
September 16, 2016
Football: Panthers overcome injuries to beat seventh-ranked USA
Austin Koep thought he might have lost the game for his team late in the fourth quarter on Friday night. Parkers Prairie was hosting the seventh-ranked...
September 16, 2016 - 11:19pm
September 15, 2016
Volleyball: Parkers outlasts B-E in five-set marathon
The Parkers Prairie volleyball team stepped on the court this past Thursday in a must-win fourth set after Brandon-Evansville took the previous...
September 15, 2016 - 11:12pm
Parkers Prairie students earn bids at National High School Finals Rodeo
A pair of Parkers Prairie high school students earned the right to compete at the National High School Finals Rodeo in Gillette, Wyoming that...
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
May 13, 2016
Softball: Late Parkers rally bests WCA
The Parkers Prairie softball team scored two runs in the sixth inning to secure a 7-6 win over West Central Area on Thursday night. Darianne Saxton and Kendra Thoennes both walked to start the inning. They came around to score on a base hit by Nichole Albright. It was part of a four-hit...
May 13, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 11, 2016
Softball: Parkers sweeps Menahga
The Parkers Prairie softball team swept Menahga in a Park Region doubleheader at home on Tuesday night. The Panthers (9-5, 8-4 Park Region) held off the Braves' (0-13, 0-12 Park Region) five-run rally in the seventh inning of the early contest to pull out the 17-14 win with 19 hits...
May 11, 2016 - 12:32pm
May 3, 2016
Noga confident amid a .500 start
The Parkers Prairie softball team is off to a 4-4 start and has seen its fair share of ups and downs early this spring. The Panthers experienced...
May 3, 2016 - 1:12pm
April 25, 2016
Softball: Panthers split Park Region doubleheader with B-H-V
The Parkers Prairie softball team split a Park Region road doubleheader on Thursday night at Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale after a 16-10 section win over Browerville-Eagle Valley a week ago at home on Monday, April 18. The Panthers (4-3, 3-3 Park Region) defeated the Raiders (3-4, 2-4 Park...
April 25, 2016 - 1:57pm
April 18, 2016
Softball: Panthers split with OTC on Thursday
The Parkers Prairie softball team split a conference road doubleheader with Ottertail Central on Thursday in Battle Lake. The Panthers (2-2, 2-2 Park Region) defeated the Bulldogs (5-1, 3-1 Park Region) 4-2 in the first game before falling 8-1 in the nightcap. In Thursday's victory,...
April 18, 2016 - 1:25pm
March 23, 2016
Panthers look to stay healthy and competitive
The Parkers Prairie baseball team is looking to stay healthy and compete in the Park Region Conference after going 8-12 overall and 3-9 in league play a season ago. The Panthers lost Mitch Thoennes, Kyle Schlosser, Grant Yohnke and Logan Nibbe from that group, but return six letter...
March 23, 2016 - 1:11pm
February 29, 2016
Girls basketball: Panthers drop two late-week road games
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team closed its regular season with a pair of late-week road losses at New York Mills and Sebeka on Thursday and Friday night. The Panthers (13-13, 7-5 Little Eight) were defeated 64-57 by the Trojans (17-9) on Friday after falling in a close 57-54...
February 29, 2016 - 2:30pm
February 23, 2016
6A boys basketball: Panthers move past Ashby in first-round
The Parkers Prairie boys basketball team advanced to the round of 16 in the Section 6A tournament with a 94-59 opening-round win over Ashby at home on Monday night. The seven-seed Panthers (15-11) — who have now won four-straight — were led by junior guard Casey Peterson...
February 23, 2016 - 9:57am
February 22, 2016
Girls basketball: Verndale handles Panthers
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team dropped a 50-34 non-conference game in Verndale this past Thursday. The Panthers (13-10, 7-4 Little Eight) were led in scoring by sophomore guard Megan Benzinger with 10 points with three shots from beyond the arc. Junior guard Shania Glenz...
February 22, 2016 - 1:19pm