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Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cirkus (w/video)
Searcher finds missing 9-year-old: 'The look on her face was priceless'
Beautiful day for Applefest
Area volleyball: Section play getting under way
Blizzard hockey: Steel run past Alex
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
The Bible: More reliable than any story in history
Celebrate the harvest with Applefest
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
Gayle J. Gondek
Daniel Curtis Larson
Lorraine M. Essler
LETTER: Kulp shows strength, determination
LETTER: Sen. Westrom listens to constituents
LETTER: Westrom willing to 'go to the mat'
LETTER: Vote for growth and opportunity
IT'S OUR TURN: What does asthma feel like?
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
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On The Street
Blizzard hockey: Steel run past Alex
The Alexandria Blizzard wrapped up its weekend with a two-game split after a 6-1 loss in New Ulm on Saturday that came after an 8-0 win against Rochester on Friday. New Ulm methodically pulled away from the Blizzard with a goal in the first, two more in the second and three in the...
7 hours 11 min ago
September 16, 2016
Three former Blizzard players make college commitments
Three former Alexandria Blizzard hockey players, Ryan Marciniak, Aaron Ryback and AJ Gullickson, have recently announced their commitments to...
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
April 11, 2016
Ryback, Gullickson honored by NA3HL
A pair of Alexandria Blizzard hockey players received recognition for their seasons with awards voted on by the NA3HL coaches and general managers based on performance during the 2015-16 regular season. Aaron Ryback was selected as the recipient for the West Division Leadership Award,...
April 11, 2016 - 1:26pm
March 20, 2016
Blizzard drop game three at Granite City
The Alexandria Blizzard had its season come to an end on Sunday night after losing a fourth straight playoff series to Granite City. The Blizzard rallied from a 3-0 deficit in the first period of game three but allowed three more goals in the third period in a 7-4 loss. The win sends...
March 20, 2016 - 10:46pm
October 2, 2015
Blizzard welcomes in Twin City for home opener
The Alexandria Blizzard will welcome in the Twin City Steel for the home opener on Friday night with head coach Jeff Crouse feeling there is...
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
December 12, 2013
Blizzard go 2-1 on road trip
Mick Dhein led the Blizzard with five points during a 2-1 road trip last weekend in Iowa and Wisconsin. Alexandria swept a two-game series against the Wisconsin Whalers on Friday and Saturday, but dropped a 5-2 game on Sunday evening in North Iowa. In Friday’s game, Dhein, Jody...
December 12, 2013 - 9:38am
December 9, 2013
North Iowa downs Blizzard 5-2
BLIZZARD HOCKEY North Iowa 5, Alexandria 2 The Alexandria Blizzard got two wins over the weekend, but couldn't cap it off with a clean sweep after North Iowa won 5-2 in a West Division battle on Sunday afternoon. The Blizzard won two games at Wisconsin before traveling to...
December 9, 2013 - 8:50am
November 23, 2013
Blizzard fall in first game at NA3HL Showcase
The Alexandria Blizzard dropped its first game of the NA3HL Showcase on Friday, falling to St. Louis 4-3 in Chicago. St. Louis never trailed in this one as the Jr. Blues scored once in the first, twice in the second and once more in the third to snap a seven-game losing streak....
November 23, 2013 - 9:59am
November 8, 2013
A tale of two different nights
Blizzard shut out a night after scoring 12 against Twin City
November 8, 2013 - 8:55am
November 1, 2013
Anderson adds instant spark
The addition of Joe Anderson is paying off for the Alex Blizzard
November 1, 2013 - 9:06am
October 27, 2013
Sports roundup from Saturday, October 26
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria 6, Granite City 3 Two weeks ago, the Granite City Lumberjacks handed Alexandria an 8-1 loss in the Blizzard's home opener. On Saturday, Alexandria returned the favor as the Blizzard went to Granite City and came home with a 6-3 win that completed a...
October 27, 2013 - 8:11am
October 25, 2013
UPDATED: Sports roundup from Friday, October 25
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria 6, Minnesota 1 The Alexandria Blizzard improved to 7-2 on Friday night by rolling over the Minnesota Flying Aces 6-1 at the Runestone Community Center. Bryce Mitzel got the Blizzard going with a first-period goal a little more than 13 minutes into...
October 25, 2013 - 9:59pm
October 16, 2013
Blizzard drop home opener
The Alexandria Blizzard went 1-1 over the weekend, winning against Breezy Point on the road Friday but losing the home opener to Granite City...
October 16, 2013 - 8:21am
September 12, 2010
Alexandria Blizzard hockey players to compete in Blaine tournament this week
The eighth annual North American Hockey League (NAHL) Showcase Tournament returns to the Schwan Super Rink in Blaine, this week, and with it comes more than 100 hockey players from the state of Minnesota - including Alexandria. From September 15-18, a total of 118 Minnesotans will...
September 12, 2010 - 3:37pm