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Blizzard hockey: Freeze edge Alex in the final period
Football: Morris remains unbeaten against Minnewaska
Blizzard hockey: Alex falls at New Ulm
Football: Christenson runs wild in win at Willmar
Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 24
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
The Kingery Family presents music with a vision
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
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Births - Sept. 9, 2016
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What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Morken: The final tune-ups before the season
Franklin L. Cobb
Phillip O. Thompson
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Kathleen L. Haining
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
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February 12, 2016
Boys basketball: Knights hold off Royals' hot shooters
The West Central Area boys basketball team won its eighth Prairie Conference game of the season in a 64-59 victory over Royalton on Thursday night in Barrett. The Royals (4-17, 0-12 Prairie) were unconscious from beyond the arc, finishing with an 11-of-20 clip from long range, but...
February 12, 2016 - 12:03pm
February 10, 2016
Boys basketball: Second-half run pushes Trojans past WCA
The West Central Area boys basketball team squared off with Ortonville in a matchup between two of the top five teams in the Section 6A-South standings on Tuesday night. The visiting Knights (13-8, 7-4 Prairie) headed into the break up four points at 28-24, but the Trojans (13-6,...
February 10, 2016 - 11:24am
Wrestling: Knights cruise in 6A opener
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team had no problems with Prairie Valley in the opening round of the Section 6A team tournament on Tuesday night. The top-seeded Knights won 72-12 and rattled off 10 straight six-point wins from 113 to 182 pounds. Mason Schroeder...
February 10, 2016 - 11:03am
February 8, 2016
Boys basketball: Westby leads Knights past Upsala
Isaiah Westby put up 19 points, seven rebounds, five assists and three steals to ignite the West Central Area boys basketball team in a 57-37 Prairie Conference victory over Upsala on Friday night in Barrett. "I thought for the most part we forced them into a lot of contest shots...
February 8, 2016 - 1:24pm
February 7, 2016
Wrestling: Knights fill the podium at Morris Tourney
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team went to the Morris Tournament on Saturday and came home with plenty of top finishes. Kaleb Getz got the Knights going with a fourth-place finish at 106 pounds. He won by fall in 1:04 in his first match before dropping...
February 7, 2016 - 1:48pm
February 5, 2016
Wrestling: Knights earn top seed in 6A
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team earned the top seed in the Section 6A team tournament after a 20-6 dual record this regular season. The Knights will host the winner of eighth-seeded Prairie Valley and ninth-seeded Breckenridge on Tuesday at 7:30 in Barrett....
February 5, 2016 - 2:59pm
Wrestling: Knights fall a point short to OTC
The West Central-Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team endured a 36-35 dual loss to Ottertail Central in the Park Region/Prairie Conference team championship on Thursday night in Battle Lake. After a Bulldog pin to start the night at 106, juniors Drake Swanson (113, 13-5) and...
February 5, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 1, 2016
Wrestling: Knights second, Streaks eighth at PRC meet
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team took second place at the Park Region Conference championship meet on Saturday behind...
February 1, 2016 - 1:40pm
January 29, 2016
Wrestling: Frazee handles Knights at home
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team fell to 20-5 on the season in duals with a 50-16 loss to Frazee on Thursday night. Junior Drake Swanson got the Knights their lone pin of the evening in 3:26 over Kaden Hiemenz at 120 pounds and fellow junior Keaton Long...
January 29, 2016 - 12:15pm
January 27, 2016
Wrestling: Knights beat Thunder in battle of Class A powers
Two of the better Class A wrestling teams in the area met up on Tuesday night with fifth-ranked West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville showing...
January 27, 2016 - 1:02pm
Boys basketball: Five Knights hit double figures in win at Wheaton
The West Central Area boys basketball team jumped out to a 30-5 lead against Wheaton/Herman-Norcross on its way to a 67-52 Section 6A South victory in Wheaton on Tuesday night. The Knights (11-6, 5-4 Prairie) led 36-15 at the break and extended their advantage to 67-38 with six minutes...
January 27, 2016 - 12:14pm
January 25, 2016
Wrestling: Knights finish 1-2 at LPGE-Browerville Duals
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team finished 1-2 at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle-Browerville Duals on Friday. The Knights defeated Holdingford 54-21 and lost 34-30 to Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa and 49-18 against Minneota. In the Knights' win against Holdingford,...
January 25, 2016 - 1:27pm
Boys basketball: Johnnies hit the glass in win over WCA
The West Central Area boys basketball team suffered its third-straight defeat with a 63-52 conference road loss to St. John's Prep on Friday night at St. John's University. The Knights (10-6, 5-4 Prairie) shot only 38 percent from the floor on 18-of-48 shooting and just 25 percent...
January 25, 2016 - 1:21pm
January 19, 2016
Knights' Nohre wins Fall Award at KMS Duals
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team finished 1-2 at the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Fighting Saints Duals on Friday. Knights' junior Jake Nohre took home the tournament Fall Award, given to the wrestler with the most recorded falls in the least amount of time....
January 19, 2016 - 12:03pm
Boys basketball: Third-ranked Tigers edge WCA for second time
The West Central Area boys basketball team competed with Class A's third-ranked Browerville-Eagle Valley for the second time in three weeks but lost both those contests after falling 73-67 on Monday. The Knights (10-5, 5-3 Prairie) and Tigers (12-1, 8-0 Prairie) both had efficient...
January 19, 2016 - 10:59am