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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
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Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
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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
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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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On The Street
January 15, 2016
Wrestling: Lakers go 2-1 at BOLD
The Minnewaska wrestling team went 2-1 at BOLD on Thursday night as the Lakers beat the Warriors 42-36 and Ortonville 40-36, while falling to Tracy-Milroy-Balaton-Westbrook-Walnut Grove 48-26. Max Reichmann got things going against Ortonville for the Lakers with a 6-5 win at 106 pounds....
January 15, 2016 - 11:29am
Lakers build off historic fall season
Minnewaska Area High School athletics have had a record-setting start to the 2015-2016 school year. Fresh off of the football program's first...
January 15, 2016 - 12:00am
January 13, 2016
Wrestling: Lakers fall to ACGC
The Minnewaska wrestling team couldn't keep up with Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City in a 56-15 loss to the Falcons on Tuesday night. Mason Blaire got the Lakers going with a win by fall in 5:38 at 106 pounds. That was one of just three wins for Minnewaska in the match. Weston Lardy added...
January 13, 2016 - 11:31am
December 23, 2015
Boys basketball: Lakers 8-1 after edging Patriots
The Minnewaska boys basketball team is 8-1 heading into Christmas after edging Pequot Lakes 59-57 on Monday night. The Patriots (6-3) couldn't contain a hot-shooting Lakers team that finished 57 percent from the field (24-42). Austin VerSteeg was 7-of-11 from the field and finished...
December 23, 2015 - 2:20pm
December 2, 2015
Forfeits cost Lakers against Dawson-Boyd
The Minnewaska wrestling team ran into a buzz saw in Dawson-Boyd-Lac qui Parle Valley-Montevideo on Tuesday night as the Lakers dropped a 64-6 match. The Lakers' lone wins came at 106 pounds from Mason Blair in a 5-2 decision and in an 11-7 win from Tyler Vanluik at 195 pounds. Minnewaska...
December 2, 2015 - 11:45am
November 23, 2015
Lakers blow out Bulldogs in opener
The Minnewaska Area boys basketball team crushed Paynesville Area 70-32 to open the season on Friday night in Glenwood. Senior forward Austin VerSteeg led the Lakers (1-0) with 22 points on a 9-for-11 shooting night. Junior forward Dennis VanDyke also reached double-digits,...
November 23, 2015 - 9:58am
November 6, 2015
Minnewaska football: Senior class paves way for historic season
The 2015 Minnewaska Area football team entered rather uncharted waters heading into the Class AA Minnesota State High School League State Tournament...
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am
October 31, 2015
Lakers volleyball ends season in sweep by Wildcats
The Minnewaska Area volleyball team ended its season in the opening round of the Section 3AA tournament with a sweep by New London-Spicer on Thursday night in New London. Senior outside hitter Kaylee Glover led the Laker offense with five kills and added seven digs. Junior setter...
October 31, 2015 - 12:23pm
October 30, 2015
Class AA State football: Bulldogs ride Seedorf into semis
The undefeated Ottertail Central football team rode senior running back Cody Seedorf throughout the night and played stifling defense in a 22-0...
October 30, 2015 - 11:28pm
October 25, 2015
Minnewaska football advances to state after beating Paynesville
The Minnewaska football team earned its first trip to the state tournament since the 2000 season after beating Paynesville 34-30 on Saturday afternoon at St. John's University. The two teams were tied at 14 apiece at halftime and Paynesville grabbed a 22-14 lead late in the third...
October 25, 2015 - 2:02pm
October 23, 2015
Minnewaska volleyball swept going into playoffs
The Minnewaska volleyball team will head to New London-Spicer to open the Section 3-2A playoffs after getting the seventh seed and getting swept by BOLD in the season finale on Thursday night. The Lakers (7-15) have lost three straight heading into the playoffs after falling 25-22,...
October 23, 2015 - 10:17am
October 21, 2015
5AA football: Lakers relishing a special season with state one win away
The Minnewaska football team kept its celebrating to a minimum after punching a ticket to the section title game on Tuesday night in the 5-2A...
October 21, 2015 - 1:15am
September 25, 2015
Minnewaska girls tennis now 14-2
The Minnewaska tennis team improved to 14-2 on the season with a tight 4-3 win over Sauk Centre on Tuesday. The Lakers swept the doubles lineup to secure the win after Danielle Thorfinnson got the team’s only win at third singles in a 6-2, 7-5 match. MaKenna Hanson and Annika...
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am
September 16, 2015
Minnewaska falls to ACGC in fifth set
The Minnewaska volleyball team traded sets with Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City (ACGC), but was unable to capture the fifth (11-15) in a 3-2 loss on Tuesday night in Glenwood. Senior outside hitter Kaylee Glover led the Lakers with 12 kills and 29 digs and junior outside hitter Abby...
September 16, 2015 - 4:28pm
Lakers volleyball finishes second at Wheaton tourney
The Minnewaska volleyball team won its first two matches of the season in pool play of the Wheaton/Herman-Norcross Invitational to finish runner-up on Saturday, September 12 at Wheaton High School. The Lakers defeated Ortonville in two sets (25-10, 25-12) and Ashby (25-6, 25-11)...
September 16, 2015 - 2:29pm