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UPDATE: Chase of Miltona man topped 100 mph
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, April 24
Building remains strong in Alexandria
Five things to know from city council
Alexandria upgrades office technology
Baseball: Chargers make the most of a four-hit day
Baseball: Chargers make the most of a four-hit day
Sports schedule for Tuesday, April 25
Boys golf: Osakis 13th for pre-sections at Blackberry Ridge
Sports schedule for Monday, April 24
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Garms Family to perform southern gospel music concert
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Norman Allen Potvin
Eudoris V. Hagen
Orville E. Lien
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
April 12, 2017
Roste, Staloch up for Powerade Athletes of the Year
Jaran Roste of Alexandria and Morgan Staloch of Osakis have been nominated for consideration to receive Powerade Athlete of the Year Awards....
April 12, 2017 - 12:33pm
April 8, 2017
Sports roundup from Thursday, Friday, April 6-7
FRIDAY, APRIL 7 BASEBALL Wadena-Deer Creek 4, Parkers Prairie 3 Ashby 11, Pelican Rapids 10 The Ashby baseball team took a win over Pelican Rapids in style Friday night, when Cody Fultz executed a squeeze play to score Christian Koefod in the bottom of the seventh to win the game...
April 8, 2017 - 12:22pm
March 10, 2017
Bantam Hockey: Alexandria advances to state tournament
The Alexandria American National Bank Bantam A hockey team advanced to the state tournament after taking home second place in the West Regional...
March 10, 2017 - 12:01pm
March 4, 2017
Wrestling: Nohre, Long take second at state
Knights seniors Jake Nohre and Keaton Long wrestled all the way to the championship bout during day two of the state wrestling tournament Saturday...
March 4, 2017 - 10:23pm
Wrestling: Knights, Silverstreaks compete at state individuals tournament
State champion hopes are still alive for West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville’s Jake Nohre, Keaton Long and Levi Larkin. In the 126 bracket,...
March 4, 2017 - 12:26am
February 25, 2017
Scores from Friday, Feb. 24
NA3HL Alexandria Blizzard (27-12-2) 6, Breezy Point North Stars (24-17-3) 3 Boys Basketball Alexandria (18-5) 71, Sartell-St. Stephen (9-16) 54 Brandon-Evansville (15-8) 50, West Central Area (10-12) 46 Underwood (5-19) 68, Parkers Prairie (18-6) 64 Battle Lake (18-5) 65, Ashby (4-18)...
February 25, 2017 - 10:20am
February 22, 2017
Bogart, Nibbe named to all-state academic wrestling team
Alexandria senior Ben Bogart and West Central Area junior Mason Nibbe have been named members of the 2017 Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association...
February 22, 2017 - 11:49am
February 18, 2017
Basketball scores from Friday, Feb. 17
BOYS BASKETBALL Brandon-Evansville (14-8) 56, Underwood (4-18) 40 Parkers Prairie (17-4) 74, Henning (5-17) 54 Rothsay (8-13) 43, Ashby (4-17) 41 GIRLS BASKETBALL Rothsay (6-15) 55, Ashby (2-20) 44 Minnewaska Area (18-7) 45, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa (17-7) 34
February 18, 2017 - 11:56am
February 14, 2017
Andrew Backman to compete at state alpine ski race
Herman-Norcross senior Andrew Backman will compete in the Boys Alpine Skiing State Tournament Race on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at Giants Ridge in Biwabik,...
February 14, 2017 - 11:28am
January 15, 2017
Sports roundup from Saturday, Jan. 14
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria 3, Granite City 2 The Alexandria Blizzard won its third straight game Saturday night, stealing an overtime win over West Division-leading Granite City 3-2 at the Runestone Community Center. Connor Nilson found the back of the net for the game-winning goal...
January 15, 2017 - 11:52am
August 21, 2016
Senior state baseball: Urbank proves itself among state's best
In a tournament that for more than 35 years has been reserved for ballparks across the Twin Cities Area, this weekend was the Lakes Area’s...
August 21, 2016 - 2:47pm
April 28, 2016
College baseball coming to Alexandria this weekend
Baseball fans in the area will have a chance to see two Division II teams play at Knute Nelson Ballpark this weekend after a late schedule change for Southwest Minnesota State University and Wayne State. Due to expected poor weather in Nebraska this weekend, SMSU reached out to former...
April 28, 2016 - 9:00am
April 13, 2016
Sports roundup from Tuesday, April 12
BASEBALL Alexandria 9, Fergus Falls 2 The Alexandria baseball team had no problems in its season and conference opener against Fergus Falls as the Cardinals went on the road to earn a 9-2 win on Tuesday night. “The environment was not ideal for baseball as the wind combined with...
April 13, 2016 - 10:41am
February 6, 2016
Sports schedule for Saturday, February 6
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Breezy Point at Alexandria, 7:10 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Alex at Bemidji, 7:30 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Alex at Bemidji, 4 p.m. Brandon-Evansville vs. Hawley at Concordia College-Moorhead, 7:30 p.m. WRESTLING WCA-A-B-E at Morris Tourney, 10 a.m. GYMNASTICS CLC Championship,...
February 6, 2016 - 12:00am
January 26, 2016
Sports schedule for Tuesday, January 26
BOYS BASKETBALL Brandon-Evansville vs. Battle Lake, 7:15 p.m. Parkers Prairie at Browerville, 7:30 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Alex vs. Sartell, 7:30 p.m. Osakis at Staples-Motley, 7:15 p.m. Brandon-Evansville at Battle Lake, 7:15 p.m. WCA at Wheaton, 6:30 p.m. Parkers Prairie vs. Hillcrest,...
January 26, 2016 - 10:19am