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Police looking for robbery suspect
Judge Battey to retire; vacancy process begins
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Sept. 26
Homecoming week: All Douglas County high schools celebrating this week
Woman jumps into lake to help save duck hunters
Tennis: Osakis sweeps Mainstreeters
AGC Junior Golf Academy finishes summer program
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 27
Girls soccer: Knoblach's goal stands up at Cathedral
Boys soccer: Cards can't find the net in loss at Cathedral
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
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Births - Sept. 9, 2016
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Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Ervin "Erv" Kluver
Matthew "Matt" Kjelland
Robert W. Cochran
Kathleen L. Haining
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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
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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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Police looking for robbery suspect
September 24, 2016
Football: Morris remains unbeaten against Minnewaska
The Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta football team continued its unbeaten streak to start the season with a 34-14 district victory over Minnewaska on Friday night at the University of Minnesota-Morris. Jacob Zosel dominated out of the TIgers' backfield, carrying 29 times for 240 yards and...
September 24, 2016 - 10:55am
September 18, 2016
Football: BOLD shuts out Lakers
The BOLD Warriors continued their torrid start to the season with a 26-0 shutout over Minnewaska in a West Central Conference game at home on Friday night in Olivia. The Warriors (3-0, 2-0 WCC) racked up 204 yards on the ground in the victory, as Jordan Sagedahl led the team with...
September 18, 2016 - 5:11pm
September 14, 2016
Volleyball: Lakers beat ACGC in five
The Minnewaska volleyball team edged Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City for a West Central Conference win on Tuesday night as the Lakers (2-5, 1-2 WCC) won in five sets. It took a marathon first set that Minnewaska won 31-29 to get the job done. The Lakers followed with a 25-21 win in the...
September 14, 2016 - 1:20pm
September 11, 2016
Football: Montevideo edges Lakers in defensive battle
The Minnewaska football team scored a late touchdown trailing in Friday's game with Montevideo, but was unable to manufacture any more necessary offense in a 13-8 loss in Alexandria. The Lakers (0-2) trailed by 13 points entering the final 12 minutes before cutting the deficit to...
September 11, 2016 - 3:04pm
September 2, 2016
Football: Big plays cost Lakers in Christensen's first game at the helm
The Minnewaska football team entered a transition year this fall as new head coach Jeremy Christensen stepped in for Steve Hill, a staple within...
September 2, 2016 - 11:53pm
August 31, 2016
Six letter winners back for Laker volleyball
The Minnewaska volleyball team aims to improve on its 3-11 West Central Conference record from a year ago with a handful of returning players back with the program this fall. The Lakers finished last season with a 7-16 overall mark and took sixth in the conference, while graduating...
August 31, 2016 - 12:00am
August 24, 2016
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
After graduating a 2015 senior class that the Minnewaska Area football coaching staff had closely monitored with excitement since its middle...
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
May 25, 2016
3AA softball: Lakers' season over after bitter 19-17 loss
The Minnewaska softball team had its season come to a close in the first round of the 3AA tournament in a 19-17 loss on Tuesday night in Montevideo. The Lakers (10-11), the No. 3 seed in the North half of the bracket, led 17-1 entering the top of the fifth inning and seemingly had...
May 25, 2016 - 11:11am
May 13, 2016
Softball: Sauk handles Lakers
The Minnewaska softball team fell to 9-9 and 6-7 in the West Central Conference after a 14-5 loss to Sauk Centre on Thursday night. Sophomore Rachel Erickson took the loss for the Lakers in 2 2/3 innings of work. She allowed nine runs, four earned, on seven hits and a walk. She struck...
May 13, 2016 - 12:01pm
May 11, 2016
Softball: Montevideo offense pushes past Lakers
The Minnewaska softball team could not control Montevideo's offense in a 15-5 five-inning West Central Conference road loss on Tuesday night. The Lakers (9-8, 6-6 WCC) managed their five runs on only six hits and four walks. Ashley Bakko had two RBIs and scored once, while Alisha...
May 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 10, 2016
Softball: Lakers get back on track
The Minnewaska softball team curbed a two-game losing skid with a 13-9 non-conference road victory at Paynesville Area on Friday night. The Lakers (9-7, 6-5 West Central) got the win in the circle from Rachel Erickson, who threw seven innings and allowed nine runs on eight hits, but...
May 10, 2016 - 9:09am
May 4, 2016
Girls golf: Waska tops WCC-North meets
The Minnewaska girls golf team won a pair of West Central Conference-North meets at GreyStone Golf Club in Sauk Centre and Meadowlark Country Club in Melrose on Tuesday. The Lakers took first in the Sauk Centre conference meet out of eight programs after shooting a 174, before winning...
May 4, 2016 - 2:45pm
April 22, 2016
Softball: Lakers win in shootout at Sauk
The Minnewaska softball team got above .500 with an 18-9 West Central Conference win at Sauk Centre on Thursday night. The Lakers (5-4, 4-2 WCC) piled on eight runs in the third inning and tacked on four more in the fifth and sixth frames. Senior Mason Schlief went 3-for-5 with three...
April 22, 2016 - 12:33pm
April 20, 2016
Softball: Lakers sweep ACGC
The Minnewaska softball team swept Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City in a home West Central Conference doubleheader on Tuesday evening in Glenwood. The Lakers (4-4, 3-2 WCC) coasted to a 13-1 five-inning win in the early contest before pulling out a 16-11 victory in the late game over the...
April 20, 2016 - 11:20am
April 15, 2016
Softball: BOLD sweeps Lakers
The Minnewaska softball team dropped a pair of West Central Conference contests to BOLD in a home doubleheader on Thursday in Glenwood. The Lakers (2-1, 1-1 WCC) were defeated 8-3 in the first game before being edged 12-11 in the late contest. In Thursday's second game, Minnewaska...
April 15, 2016 - 11:33am