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Three Minn. students in critical condition after being struck at bus stop
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Jan. 18
UPDATE: Full recovery expected for Garfield man seriously injured in northern Minnesota snowmobile crash
Osakis plans new ideas for trail
Boys Hockey: Cards top the Stars for the second time in three days
Sports schedule for Friday, Jan. 20
Sports schedule for Thursday, Jan. 19
NA3HL: Blizzard slides into second place with OT win over Breezy Point
Girls Hockey: Ellingson scores four in win at Detroit Lakes
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Engaged - Christopherson and Dalluge
Engaged - Freier and Christopherson
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Engaged - Fischer and Teague
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Lisa M. Neubauer
Byron S. Gunderson
Keith D. Davis Jr.
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
LETTER: Use caution during Minnesota winters
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1992: New Villard elementary school opens
LETTER: Restoring water quality on lakes is up to citizens
IN THE KNOW: FBI National Academy reinforced core beliefs
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
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October 23, 2015
Sports schedule for Friday, October 23
FOOTBALL Alexandria vs. Moorhead, 8-5A Finals at Fergus Falls High School, 7 p.m. VOLLEYBALL Osakis vs. Paynesville Area, 7:15 p.m.
October 23, 2015 - 10:37am
October 17, 2015
Sports schedule for Saturday, October 17
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria vs. North Iowa, 7:10 p.m. FOOTBALL Alexandria vs. Bemidji at AAHS, Section 8-5A semifinals, 7 p.m. GIRLS SOCCER Alexandria vs. East Grand Forks, 8-A playoffs, 1 p.m. BOYS SOCCER Alexandria at Bemidji, 8-A playoffs, 1 p.m.
October 17, 2015 - 8:26am
October 14, 2015
Sports roundup from Tuesday, October 13
FOOTBALL Verndale 37, Brandon-Evansville 20 The Brandon-Evansville football team saw its season come to an end in a 37-20 game against fourth-seeded Verndale on Tuesday night. The Pirates had beaten the Chargers 22-20 in the season opener. They made things a little easier...
October 14, 2015 - 9:45am
October 10, 2015
Football: Final playoff seedings set with Alex, Osakis set to host
The final Minnesota-scores.net QRF rankings were released on Saturday morning as section seeding was made final around the state in football. As expected, Alexandria is the second seed in the Section 8-5A field with a 5-3 record. The Cardinals will host a home playoff game on October...
October 10, 2015 - 10:00am
October 2, 2015
Sports roundup from Thursday, October 1
VOLLEYBALL Moorhead 3, Alexandria 0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-19) The Alexandria volleyball team ran into the top team in the Section 8-3A field so far this season as Moorhead improved to 13-2 with a sweep on its home court. Moorhead won 25-21, 25-18, 25-19 to secure the win....
October 2, 2015 - 11:20am
September 23, 2015
Sports roundup from Tuesday, September 22
VOLLEYBALL Sartell 3, Alexandria 2 (25-21, 21-25, 23-25, 26-24, 15-10) The Alexandria volleyball team dropped its second match in the Central Lakes Conference on Tuesday night as the Cardinals went to Sartell and came home with a 3-2 loss. Alexandria had the Sabres on...
September 23, 2015 - 10:48am
September 9, 2015
Sports roundup from Tuesday, September 8
GIRLS SOCCER Alexandria 3, St. Cloud Apollo 2 The Alexandria girls soccer team used a late goal from Hayley Burns to secure a 3-2 win over St. Cloud Apollo (2-2) and cap off a big night for the senior forward. Burns had all three of Alexandria’s goals. The final one came...
September 9, 2015 - 9:13am
September 2, 2015
Sports roundup from Tuesday, September 1
BOYS SOCCER Alexandria 1, Brainerd 0 The Alexandria boys improved to 3-0 in the first Central Lakes Conference game of the season against Brainerd in a hard fought 1-0 road victory over the Warriors on Tuesday night. Alexandria was able to capitalize on one of only two shots...
September 2, 2015 - 2:16pm
August 31, 2015
Johnson wraps up first season at Viking Speedway with three titles
Tim Johnson didn’t have time to celebrate his feature win at the Viking Speedway on Saturday night. The Brainerd driver had another race to...
August 31, 2015 - 4:08pm
August 23, 2015
Area football scores
Monticello 44, Alexandria 38 Osakis 26, Pelican Rapids 14 Verndale 22, Brandon-Evansville 20 Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta 41, West Central Area –Ashby 6 Parkers Prairie 30, Wadena-Deer Creek 6 Holdingford 19, Minnewaska 14
August 23, 2015 - 1:43am
July 26, 2015
Viking Speedway: Feature winners for July 25
A group of local drivers once again left the Viking Speedway with feature wins on Saturday night. Garfield's Blake Boelens won the Midwest Modified feature after Tyler Larson of Kandiyohi opened up the features with a mod-4 win. Brainerd's Tim Johnson also continued his strong...
July 26, 2015 - 8:39am
July 21, 2015
Sports schedule for Tuesday, July 21
VFW BASEBALL Alexandria 16s playoffs at Knute Nelson, 5 p.m. Alexandria 15s at Morris (playoffs), 6 p.m.
July 21, 2015 - 8:57am
July 14, 2015
Sports schedule for Tuesday, July 14
LEGION BASEBALL Alexandria at Thief River Falls (DH), 3 p.m. Brandon-Evansville at Wheaton, 6:30 p.m. BLUE ANCHORS BASEBALL Alexandria at Waterloo, 12:05 p.m. VFW BASEBALL Alex 15s at Montevideo (DH), 6 p.m. Alex 16s at Dawson (DH), 6 p.m.
July 14, 2015 - 10:18am
July 13, 2015
Sports schedule for Monday, July 13
BLUE ANCHORS BASEBALL Alexandria at Waterloo, 7:05 p.m.
July 13, 2015 - 11:57am
July 9, 2015
Sports schedule for Thursday, July 9
LEGION BASEBALL Brandon-Evansville vs WCA 6:30 p.m. Osakis at Minnewaska (DH) 6 p.m. BLUE ANCHORS BASEBALL Alexandria at Waterloo, 7:05 p.m.
July 9, 2015 - 4:08pm