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Alexandria high school prom held Saturday night
Republicans elect outsider Jennifer Carnahan to head party
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From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
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Baseball: Cards sweep Apollo
Track and Field: Minnewaska girls take first at Staples
Girls Golf: Minnewaska tied for first after two WCC rounds
Track and Field: Osakis girls second, boys sixth at Blascziek Invite
Softball: Chargers win fifth straight to move to 9-2
Patty Kakac to perform First Friday Concert
Estonian pastor to preach at St. Luke's Lutheran Church
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Randy Knuth to be installed at First Presbyterian Church
LYRA ensemble to perform at Calvary Lutheran
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Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
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
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Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Letter: Support small-scale entrepreneurship
Letter: Science and climate change
Letter: Protect public access to the outdoors
Letter: Tax bill omits county aid change
Letter: Helping future generations of hunters
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
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On The Street
March 6, 2017
Boys basketball: Cold shooting sinks B-E in finale
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team shot just 17 percent on Friday night as the Chargers dropped their regular-season finale 59-31 against Hancock. Brandon-Evansville was 10-of-58 from the floor, including 2-of-20 from three. "We thought they were pretty good looks," head...
March 6, 2017 - 12:08pm
March 5, 2017
6A girls basketball: B-E comes seconds away from beating unbeaten Warriors
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team lost a heartbreaker on Saturday afternoon at the University of Minnesota-Morris in the 6A-South semifinals. The Chargers (19-9) gave top-seeded and undefeated Wheaton-Herman-Norcross the biggest scare of its season by building an 11-point...
March 5, 2017 - 11:42am
March 2, 2017
Girls basketball: B-E holds off Trojans' big rally to win 6A-South opener
The opening round matchup between the four and five seeds in a subsection tournament is supposed to be close, but it didn’t look like this...
March 2, 2017 - 11:13pm
March 1, 2017
Boys basketball: Cold shooting halts B-E's winning streak
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team couldn't find its shooting touch on Tuesday night as the Chargers had a five-game winning streak snapped by Bertha-Hewitt in a 47-41 game. The Bears (7-16) got a game-high 18 points from junior forward Luke Follmer as he led his team to...
March 1, 2017 - 10:38am
February 27, 2017
Girls Basketball: Chargers finish season 18-8
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team finished its regular season on a high note, using outside shooting to beat New York Mills 58-48...
February 27, 2017 - 2:05pm
February 26, 2017
Boys basketball: B-E wins fifth straight by edging WCA
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team won its fifth straight game on Friday night by edging West Central Area 50-46 in Barrett. The Knights (10-12) are trending the opposite direction after losing their sixth straight.
February 26, 2017 - 1:41pm
February 24, 2017
Girls Basketball: Chargers show improvement with big win over Hancock
On Dec. 22, the Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team was barely able to overcome Hancock, squeezing out a 59-58 road win in overtime. The teams rematched on Thursday, and the Chargers controlled the entire way and took a 66-49 win. "We moved the ball pretty well," B-E head coach...
February 24, 2017 - 11:31am
February 22, 2017
Girls basketball: Knights pull off the upset over 16-win Chargers
The West Central Area girls basketball team has lost a few close games this year with a relatively young lineup, but on Tuesday they found a...
February 22, 2017 - 1:04am
February 20, 2017
Girls Basketball: Chargers crush Battle Lake
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team used 12 scorers to put up 60 points on Friday, topping Battle Lake 60-26 and improving to 16-7 on...
February 20, 2017 - 1:02pm
Girls basketball: B-E dominates after slow start
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak last Thursday by beating Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 75-48. The Chargers (15-7) fell behind 13-7 early but went on a 23-4 run to go into the break up 30-17. "Kind of a slow start, but then we kind of...
February 20, 2017 - 1:01pm
Boys basketball: B-E a part of log jam atop LEC after win
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team was on a four-game winning streak after taking care of Underwood 56-40 last Friday night. The Chargers (14-8, 8-4 Little Eight Conference) won the game at the free throw line, knocking down 23-of-33 shots. The Rockets (4-18, 2-9 LEC) were...
February 20, 2017 - 11:46am
February 15, 2017
Girls Basketball: B-E comes close against No. 3 Wheaton-Herman-Norcross
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team held its own for much of Tuesday's game against Wheaton-Herman-Norcross, but the No. 3-ranked Warriors' free throw shooting stood true late and they won the game 48-36. "We made mistakes down the stretch, and they made their shots," Chargers...
February 15, 2017 - 1:14pm
February 14, 2017
Boys basketball: Chargers show the depth of the 6A field in knocking off Parkers Prairie
Brandon-Evansville’s James Strese couldn’t find any kind of rhythm in warmups on Tuesday night in Parkers Prairie. Turns out he was just...
February 14, 2017 - 11:10pm
February 13, 2017
Boys basketball: Defense, depth carry B-E past Hillcrest
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team got an important Section 6A win on Friday night as the Chargers held down Hillcrest Lutheran Academy 57-48. The Chargers (12-8, 6-4) shot just 31 times from the field but hit on 58 percent of those (19-of-31), including five threes against...
February 13, 2017 - 12:55pm
February 10, 2017
Girls basketball: Chargers fall at Underwood
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team struggled to find a rhythm in Underwood on Thursday night as the Rockets won a 63-45 Little Eight Conference game. "It was a tough, frustrating night in Underwood," B-E head coach Dick Simpson said. The Chargers (14-6, 7-4 LEC) shot 35...
February 10, 2017 - 11:27am