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Sheriff's employees get leadership training
County drops idea to stop employees from talking to media w/video
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 18 and Thursday, April 19
Area working to plug skills gap
Time to worry about opener? More than 30 inches still covered many area lakes this week
Softball: WCA takes season opener over Browerville
Trap shooting: B-E looks for a return to state
Yohnke getting offers from DI programs
Shooting for big things: Alexandria trap ready to compete in a competitive field
Sports schedule for Friday, April 20
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Steve and Karen Samek
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
From sap to syrup
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
Edward "Ed" Bitzan
Richard Millard Ohlsen
Robert F. Kane
OUR TURN: Don't slam community theater
1968: Good Friday fire destroys businesses
LETTER: Autism affects one in 68 people
EDITORIAL: New help for those in mental crisis
IN THE KNOW: Mental health and wellness in schools
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
Herberger's to close soon
Spring brings excitement, optimism
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
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March 6, 2013
Section 6A-South girls' basketball: Parkers Prairie reaches finals
Parkers Prairie was to have played Underwood in the Section 6A-South finals last night Tuesday after defeating Hancock in the semifinals 75-44. No further details of that game were available as of press time. 6A-South quarterfinals Parkers Prairie 72, WCA 38 Madison Dorn poured...
March 6, 2013 - 12:00am
March 3, 2013
Section 6A girls' basketball: Parkers Prairie wins, Brandon-Evansville falls
The Parkers Prairie girls' basketball team defeated Battle Lake 56-44 to reach the finals of the Section 6A-South tournament, where they will face Underwood on Tuesday at the University of Minnesota-Morris. Underwood defeated Brandon-Evansville 49-44 to advance to Tuesday's fina...
March 3, 2013 - 7:44am
February 27, 2013
Alexandria boys' hockey: Cardinals' season ends in Section 6A semifinals
The Alexandria boys' hockey team got its shot at top-seeded Little Falls and played the Flyers as well as it has all season before coming up just short in a 3-2 game on Saturday. The Cardinals and Little Falls had played twice this season with the Flyers taking both games by a combined...
February 27, 2013 - 12:00am
February 24, 2013
Section 6A hockey: Alexandria falls in semifinals
The Cardinal boys' hockey team fell in a close 3-2 contest to top-seeded Little Falls Saturday night during the semifinals of the Section 6A tournament at the MAC arena in St.
February 24, 2013 - 7:19am
February 22, 2013
Section 6A boys' hockey: Alexandria wins opener
Alexandria seems to have saved its best for the playoffs, handing Sartell-St. Stephen a 4-1 loss in the Section 6A boys' hockey quarterfinals Tuesday. "The guys played with passion right from the drop of the puck," said head coach Scott Woods. "It was truly a team effort from start...
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Alexandria girls' hockey: A date with state
WHAT State Class A girls' hockey tournament Alexandria vs. Red Wing WHEN Today, Wednesday, February 20, 11 a.m. WHERE Xcel Energy Center The...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
Alexandria gymnastics: Cards send three to state
WHAT State Class A individual gymnastics meet WHEN Saturday, February 23, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. WHERE University of Minnesota Sports...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 19, 2013
Section 6A boys' hockey pairings
SECTION 6A BOYS' HOCKEY TEAMS - 1. Little Falls, 2. St. Cloud Apollo, 3. Fergus Falls, 4. Sartell-St. Stephen, 5. Alexandria, 6. Willmar, 7. Wadena-Deer Creek, 8. Morris/Benson Area, 9. Breckenridge/Wahpeton, 10. Prairie Centre. OPENING ROUND SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16 Wadena-Deer...
February 19, 2013 - 12:00am
February 15, 2013
Alexandria girls' hockey: Cardinals return to Section 6A finals tonight
It's back to the finals in the Section 6A girls' hockey tournament for the Cardinals, who stopped Detroit Lakes 7-2 Tuesday in semifinal action. The Redbirds dominated play against the Lakers, outshooting them 48-11 as they jumped to an early 4-1 first period lead. "The energy from...
February 15, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2013
Alexandria girls' hockey: Card skaters earn top seed
The path to the state tournament for the Alexandria girls' hockey team started at home last night, Tuesday, as the Cardinals were named the top seed in the Section 6A field. Alexandria took its 17-6-2 record into the Runestone Community Center for a 7 p.m. drop of the puck against...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Alexandria swimming and diving: Cards send 200 medley relay to state
After swimming a 1:57.26 to finish third in the preliminary round of the Section 6A swimming and diving meet's 200 medley relay race, Kalli Bowser,...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Minnewaska-Morris swimming: Opdahl returns to state
Opdahl Minnewaska-Morris swimmer Bridget Opdahl will be back in the pool at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center for the second straight year as she claimed the championship in the 50 free and runner-up honors in the 100 free to earns spots in both events at the State Class...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
October 31, 2012
Section 6A cross country: VanKempen qualifies for state
West Central Area freshman Abby VanKempen finished sixth individually to earn a spot in the State Class A cross country meet Saturday at St.
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Alexandria girls' soccer: Perserverance pays off
The Alexandria girls' soccer team had reason for optimism heading into a shootout with a trip to the state tournament on the line last Thursday...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Girls' tennis: Osakis heading back to state
By Eric Morken email@example.com Osakis tennis coach Ryan Maddock has lauded his team's ability to find ways to win important points in...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am