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Graduates leave trail of good deeds
Flower basket sale to help Honor Flight
Three local projects make cut
Franson's bill to cut childcare regulations is signed into law
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
Track and field: Schill paces WCA section qualifiers
Softball: Cards suffer loss to hot Bemidji bats
Track and field: Lakers rolling into sections after subsection meet
Track and field: Osakis sends many on to section meet
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Philip R. Harrang
Herbert G. Hoppe Jr.
Larry E. Thielmann
IN THE KNOW: How to curb the opioid crisis
LETTER: Citizens define gun safety issue
1968: Rotary sponsors measles immunizations
LETTER: Hospital erred in name change
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
on the street
June 19, 2013
Alex VFW 16s are tournament champions
The Alexandria VFW 16s captured the tournament title Sunday in their own invitational, defeating Irondale, Shakopee and Delano in pool play before...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
June 14, 2013
Alexandria VFW 16s split in Cold Spring tournament
The Alexandria 16s VFW baseball team won two and lost two during the Cold Spring tournament last weekend. Alexandria opened with an 8-1 win over St. Anthony as Dan Kuhn tossed a three-hitter to pick up the win. In game two, Alexandria lost to Becker 13-5 as the 16s gave up 12 runs...
June 14, 2013 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
Alex JO 16s take first at Sauk Centre Slam Fest
The Alexandria JO 16s volleyball team took first place in the 17s division at Sauk Centre Slam Fest on April 7. The team has had a successful...
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
Baseball: Burnham paces Alex VFW 16s offense
The Alexandria VFW 16s baseball team put up strong numbers across the board on both offense and on the mound this past summer. Seven players...
August 20, 2010 - 12:00am
July 30, 2010
Strong season ends prematurely for 16s
The Alexandria VFW 16s baseball team was in an enviable position on Sunday before a determined Alexandria 15s squad sent them to the losers'...
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am
July 23, 2010
District 5 VFW baseball tournament schedule
SEEDING - 1. Alexandria 15s, 2. Alexandria 16s, 3. Benson, 4. Madison, 5. Willmar I, 6. Starbuck, 7. Morris, 8. New London-Spicer, 9. Willmar II, 10. Montevideo. TUESDAY, JULY 20 OPENING ROUND AT HIGHER SEED Alexandria 15s 9, New London-Spicer 6 Madison 5, Willmar I 2 Benson...
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
Baseball playoffs: VFW 16s win playoff opener over Morris
It's on to Madison and round two of the District 5 tournament for the Alexandria VFW 16s baseball squad following a 2-0 win over Morris Tuesday...
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Alexandria VFW 16s split final two games with Moorhead
The Alexandria 16s VFW baseball team wrapped up its regular season by splitting a doubleheader against Moorhead last Friday night. Alexandria won a 12-inning marathon 10-5 and dropped a 3-0 game in five innings. A.J. Anderson started on the mound and looked like he was going to...
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
July 16, 2010
VFW baseball: 16s sweep Starbuck, split with West Fargo
The Alexandria VFW 16s improved to 23-5 with another doubleheader sweep on Tuesday night. Pitching ruled the day as three pitchers combined to toss a no-hitter in an 8-0 win in the nightcap. That came after Aaron Billberg stymied the Starbuck bats through seven innings to pick up...
July 16, 2010 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
VFW baseball: Roseville takes VFW tournament title
The Alexandria VFW 16s came up a game short of taking their home tournament this past weekend. Alexandria worked its way to the championship...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Baseball: VFW 16s sweep Morris
The Alexandria VFW 16s baseball team picked up another doubleheader sweep on Tuesday with two wins in Morris. The 16s got solid pitching and timely hitting throughout the night. They finished off Morris with a 5-3 win in the nightcap after taking the opener 7-0. A.J. Anderson...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
VFW baseball: 16s sweep Brainerd, Willmar
The Alexandria VFW 16s baseball team continues to rack up wins this summer as they swept doubleheaders against Brainerd and Willmar last week. Alexandria's...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
VFW baseball: VFW Red tops Alex 16s 3-1
The Alexandria Red VFW baseball team used a strong start from Nick Knoblach and some timely hitting to upend the Alexandria 16s. Knoblach held the 16s to just four hits in the 3-1 win for Alexandria Red. The lone run he allowed was an unearned run that came in the second inning....
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
VFW 16s take both halves of doubleheader
The Alexandria VFW 16s continued to stockpile wins on the early season with a convincing doubleheader sweep over Montevideo on Tuesday night. Alexandria used big innings on offense and solid pitching performances from Aaron Billberg and Tanner Rice to win 10-0 and 8-0. Rice followed...
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
VFW 16s: Alexandria splits with White Bear Lake in tourney
The Alexandria VFW 16s baseball team dropped its first game of the season in a split against White Bear Lake this past weekend as part of a shortened...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am