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Talented volleyball returnees has B-E looking up
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Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
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Women invited to quarterly agriculture seminar
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
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Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
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On The Street
February 12, 2016
Girls basketball: Chargers get important LEC win against Panthers
Two of the top girls basketball teams in the Little Eight Conference were trending in different directions when they met in Evansville last Thursday...
February 12, 2016 - 11:50am
February 10, 2016
Girls basketball: Hillcrest upsets B-E to create jam atop LEC
The Hillcrest Lutheran Academy has just three wins on the season, but the Comets didn't look like a 3-16 team in the second half of a 67-58 win over Little Eight Conference leading Brandon-Evansville on Tuesday night. "I've been a girls coach for 37 years," Chargers head coach Dick...
February 10, 2016 - 11:11am
February 9, 2016
6A boys basketball: Four Owls hit double-figures to hold off B-E
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team gave Hancock a more competitive fight in its home gym than in the two teams' earlier meeting this...
February 9, 2016 - 9:54am
February 8, 2016
Girls basketball: B-E atop LEC after weekend split
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team closed its week by splitting two games and sitting all alone atop the Little Eight Conference standings. The Chargers dominated LEC foe Rothsay (1-15, 0-8 LEC) last Friday in a 74-28 game before going to Concordia College in Moorhead and...
February 8, 2016 - 12:46pm
February 5, 2016
Boys basketball: B-E edges Panthers for 10th win
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team came back to win its 10th game of the season with a 60-59 Little Eight Conference victory over Parkers Prairie at home on Thursday night. "It was a big win for us," Brandon-Evansville head coach John Holsten said. "It assures us at least...
February 5, 2016 - 12:39pm
February 3, 2016
Boys basketball: Unbeaten Comets nail 15 threes to handle Chargers
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team could not weather the three-point shooting storm of Hillcrest Lutheran Academy in an 80-56 Little Eight Conference road loss on Tuesday night in Fergus Falls. The fourth-ranked undefeated Comets (18-0, 9-0 LEC) fired at a 54-percent clip...
February 3, 2016 - 11:11am
February 2, 2016
Girls basketball: Slow start dooms B-E against Henning
A slow start against Henning proved costly for the Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team on Tuesday night. The Chargers trailed 21-4 near...
February 2, 2016 - 11:52pm
February 1, 2016
Girls basketball: Chargers record eighth road win in Ashby
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team improved to 12-3 on the season with a 61-41 Little Eight Conference road victory in Ashby on Friday night. The Chargers (12-3, 7-1 LEC) built a 30-17 halftime lead with 24 points coming from the bench on the night. "We rebounded pretty...
February 1, 2016 - 1:01pm
January 29, 2016
Boys basketball: Chargers' Quinn hits 1,000 career-points in Rothsay
Senior forward Skyler Quinn recorded his 1,000th-career point as the Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team won its sixth Little Eight Conference...
January 29, 2016 - 11:58am
January 27, 2016
Girls basketball: Battlers hand B-E first LEC loss
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team lost its first game in the Little Eight Conference as Battle Lake built a 7-0 lead right off the bat and carried that to a 49-42 win. The Battlers (11-6, 5-2) lost by 29 points to the Chargers (11-3, 6-1 LEC) on Dec. 8, but B-E head coach...
January 27, 2016 - 12:51pm
Boys basketball: VanErp scores 28 to push Battlers past B-E
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team lost its second meeting versus Battle Lake this winter by a score of 53-38 on Tuesday night in Brandon. Senior guard Andrew VanErp led the Battlers (13-4, 6-1 LEC) with a prolific night offensively, finishing with 28 points, including all...
January 27, 2016 - 12:12pm
January 25, 2016
Girls basketball: B-E coasts past winless Raiders
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team made easy work of a winless Lake Park-Audubon team on Friday night in a 71-24 game. The Chargers started on a 19-2 run and coasted to a 49-12 lead by the break. The win was the fourth straight for B-E to improve to 11-2 overall. "Lake Park...
January 25, 2016 - 12:41pm
January 22, 2016
Boys basketball: Quick start leads Chargers past Ashby
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team took control early in a 72-38 Little Eight Conference victory over Ashby on Thursday night in Brandon. The Chargers (8-6, 5-2 LEC) built a 37-18 halftime lead via a 16-0 run to start the night. "I really liked the energy and the enthusiasm...
January 22, 2016 - 12:51pm
January 20, 2016
Girls basketball: B-E hangs on late at Melrose
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team improved to 10-2 by edging Melrose Area on the road as the Chargers did enough late in the game to secure the win on Tuesday night. Brandon-Evansville had led much of the night before Melrose went on a 9-0 run to take a 40-38 lead in the...
January 20, 2016 - 1:01pm
January 18, 2016
Girls basketball: B-E girls grab LEC lead
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team is the last unbeaten program in the Little Eight Conference after taking care of Underwood 51-44 last Friday night. The Chargers (9-2, 6-0 LEC) took sole possession of the LEC behind a big second half. The two teams were tied at 18 apiece...
January 18, 2016 - 2:31pm