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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Roger (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Update: Fire reported at grain elevator in Brandon (w/video)
Volleyball: Cards go 1-3 versus stiff competition at Apple Valley
Alexandria Aces' tryouts next Monday
Cross country: Osakis competes at Milaca Mega Meet
Girls tennis: Cards sweep Apollo indoors
Blizzard hockey: Alex splits at La Crosse
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
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Franklin L. Cobb
Phillip O. Thompson
Sallie A. DeBoer
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
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
January 15, 2016
Boys basketball: Cold-shooting hinders Knights in Long Prairie
The West Central Area boys basketball team struggled from the field in a 52-39 Prairie Conference road loss on Thursday night in Long Prairie. The Knights (10-4, 5-2 Prairie) connected on only 2-of-16 attempts from 3-point range and just 12-of-34 overall from the field.
January 15, 2016 - 11:36am
January 14, 2016
Power of a program
West Central Area boys basketball coach Kraig Hunter admits he didn't know what to expect from this team at the end of a 20-7 season a year ago....
January 14, 2016 - 8:36am
January 13, 2016
Boys basketball: Knights coast to 10th win in Ashby
The West Central Area boys basketball team improved to 10-3 and dropped Ashby to 0-15 on Tuesday night by dominating in a 67-24 win over the Arrows. The Knights led 44-11 at the break and coasted to the win from there. Isaiah Westby had all of his team-leading 19 points in the first...
January 13, 2016 - 12:28pm
January 8, 2016
Wrestling: Knights conquer 15th-straight dual
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team was unbeaten in dual competition heading into Friday night’s road battle with...
January 8, 2016 - 10:34pm
January 6, 2016
Boys basketball: WCA competes but falls to fourth-ranked Tigers
The West Central Area boys basketball team proved again that it could play with a top-five ranked team in Class A but couldn't quite overcome fourth-ranked Browerville-Eagle Valley on Tuesday night. The Knights (7-3) and Tigers were tied at 21 apiece at the half, but B-EV put up 35...
January 6, 2016 - 11:29am
December 30, 2015
Boys basketball: WCA falters against Hancock
The West Central Area boys basketball team followed up a win over Battle Lake on Dec. 22 by dropping a 70-58 game against Hancock in its first game back after Christmas on Tuesday night. The Knights (7-2) trailed by eight at the half as the Owls (5-3) shot 55 percent (27-49) for the...
December 30, 2015 - 2:57pm
December 23, 2015
Wrestling: Knights keep cruising at Osakis Tri
The fifth-ranked West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team continued its torrid pace this season by beating Osakis 53-13 and Minnewaska 45-27 at the Osakis Triangular on Tuesday. Nathan Kulzer (106, MD, 11-0), Brendon Coyer (138, fall, 1:03) and Colton Waldvogel (152,...
December 23, 2015 - 2:22pm
December 21, 2015
Boys basketball: WCA improves to 6-0
The West Central Area boys basketball team improved to 6-0 on Thursday after putting up 40 first-half points and coasting to a 70-47 win over Upsala. The Knights shot 44 percent from the field (24-55) and hit 18-of-32 free throws. They held the Cardinals to 30 percent shooting...
December 21, 2015 - 1:06pm
December 13, 2015
Knights win title, Cardinals finish fourth at Grant County Tournament
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team finished as team champions with 188 points at the Grant County Wrestling Tournament, while the Alexandria wrestling team finished fourth overall with 155 points on Saturday. The Knights had four second-place finishes, including...
December 13, 2015 - 12:18pm
December 9, 2015
Knight wrestlers stay perfect
Another triangular, another sweep for the West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team on Tuesday night. The Knights (6-0) traveled to Pelican Rapids and came home with a 57-16 win over Ottertail Central and a 49-12 win over Pelican Rapids. "We came into tonight's dual...
December 9, 2015 - 1:11pm
December 8, 2015
Knights hold off hot-shooting Underwood to stay unbeaten
The West Central Area boys basketball team is off to a 3-0 start after holding off Underwood in a 70-65 game on Monday night. The Rockets connected on 10-of-19 threes, but the Knights used a three of their own from Nathan Wrolson to tie the game at 55 apiece. Ben Anderson then added...
December 8, 2015 - 9:04am
December 4, 2015
Knight wrestlers keep cruising
The West Central Area-Ashby-Evansville wrestling team swept its second straight triangular to start the season as the Knights beat Barnesville 43-21 and Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale 54-18 at the Barnesville Tri. "After Tuesday's home triangular and a great Wednesday morning workout, our...
December 4, 2015 - 1:44pm
Huge first half leads WCA over SJP
The West Central Area boys basketball team improved to 2-0 on the young season by breezing past St. John's Prep with a big first half on Thursday night. The Knights put up 54 points in the opening 18 minutes to take a 25-point lead into the break. They got outscored 29-23 the rest...
December 4, 2015 - 1:44pm
December 2, 2015
WCA-A-E wrestlers roll in opening tri
The West Central Area-Ashby-Evansville wrestling team got its season off on the right foot with two wins in its opening triangular on Tuesday. The Knights beat Wadena-Deer Creek 58-9 and took down Breckenridge 46-9. "It felt good to get back into wrestling action," head coach Brandon...
December 2, 2015 - 11:45am
November 26, 2015
State aspirations for Knights wrestling
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon/Evansville wrestling team is looking to build on a state tournament season a year ago this winter. The...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am