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Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
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Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Alexandria Public School elementary students 'cash in' on creativity
Artists, crafters sought for Art of the Lakes tour
Love INC welcomes volunteer and Life Skills Class coordinator
Judy Slegh brings healing ministry to House of Prayer
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Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Janice Carol Schultz
Donald W. Anderson
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COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
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IT'S OUR TURN: Have you had 'the talk' yet?
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IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Cherry Berry closes
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine to host grand opening
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
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On The Street
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
January 16, 2016
Sports schedule for Saturday, January 16
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria at Rochester, 7:05 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Alex vs. Willmar, 7:30 p.m. Osakis at Parkers Prairie, 4:30 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Alex at Willmar, 7:30 p.m. GIRLS HOCKEY Alex vs. Detroit Lakes, 7 p.m. DANCE Alex at Monticello, 10 a.m. WRESTLING Minnewaska Home Invite,...
January 16, 2016 - 12:00am
January 15, 2016
Sports schedule for Friday, January 15
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Rochester at Alexandria, 7:10 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Alex at St. Cloud Tech, 7:30 p.m. Osakis vs. Royalton, 7:30 p.m. Brandon-Evansville at Underwood, 7:15 p.m. WCA at Browerville-EV in Clarissa, 7:30 p.m. Ashby vs. Rothsay, 7:15 p.m. DANCE CLC Championship, Sartell,...
January 15, 2016 - 12:00am