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Commercial sex industry survivor speaks at Alexandria Area High School
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Dec. 1
County increases tax levy by nearly 2 percent
Historical Society Bake Sale held today
Impact magazine now online
Boys hockey: Alex records six-goal first period in 10-1 win
Girls basketball: Chargers move to 2-0
Gymnastics: Cards fall at state-ranked Melrose
Girls basketball: Parkers Prairie cruises to 2-0
Boys basketball: Osakis runs past Jaguars in road opener
Event restores hope during the holidays
Empty Chair Gala to benefit REACH program
50 gigs in 50 states
Search for Miss Teen Douglas County announced
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
First buck is with a bow
DNR release: Stands not allowed overnight on WMAs
Alyce L. Hanson
Julia I. Springer
Ann C. Ebsen
LETTER: Collin Peterson is a class act Democrat
EDITORIAL: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
COMMENTARY: Cheap wages should anger Alexandrians
COMMENTARY: MNsure can make the best of a difficult situation for consumers
OUR TURN: Some protests are more effective than others
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Tips for container-grown succulents
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
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Alexandria Blizzard hockey
November 24, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex heads into Thanksgiving with a win
The Alexandria Blizzard went into Thanksgiving with a win on Wednesday night as Rochester came to the Runestone Community Center and left with...
November 24, 2016 - 8:25am
November 20, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Division-leader Breezy Point beats Alex
The Alexadria Blizzard fell behind 5-0 through two periods on Saturday and dropped a 5-2 decision to West-Division leading Breezy Point. The Northstars (16-3-1, 33 points) got three points from Alex Flicek on a goal and two assists. Matej Krasny, Wyatt Stotts, Nick Blanchette and...
November 20, 2016 - 11:27am
November 6, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex beats New Ulm in weekend's lone game
The Alexandria Blizzard won its only game of the weekend on Friday night after taking care of the New Ulm Steel in a 5-2 game. The Blizzard got goals from Dawson Ellingworth, Jack Cernohous, Emil Lindfors, Caleb Anderson and Tosten Mann in another balanced effort. Alexandria dominated...
November 6, 2016 - 8:12pm
October 22, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
The Alexandria Blizzard ran all over the Rochester Ice Hawks on Friday night to up its record to 5-4 on the young season. The Blizzard scored three goals in the first and four more in the second to blow the game wide open. Riley Meyer, Brenden Payne and Steve Gustafson all scored...
October 22, 2016 - 7:19am
October 15, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria blanks Lumberjacks in front of Saturday's home opener
The Alexandria Blizzard dominated Granite City on the road on Friday night in front of the home opener for the Blizzard that is set for Saturday at 7:10 p.m. Alexandria (3-3) scored 4:06 into the first period when Connor Busse connected off assists from Brenden Payne and Caleb Anderson....
October 15, 2016 - 7:04am
October 4, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex falls in first game against Granite City
The Alexandria Blizzard dropped its first game against division foe Granite City this past Saturday on the road. A second-period goal for the Lumberjacks' Ryan Smith was the difference in a 2-1 game. Smith scored at 10:27 in the middle frame to erase what had been an early 1-0 deficit...
October 4, 2016 - 9:05am
September 25, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex splits at La Crosse
The Alexandria Blizzard hockey team split its two games at La Crosse this past weekend after a 5-3 loss at New Ulm Friday. Alexandria (2-2) defeated the Freeze (3-1) 4-2 Sunday with a pair of goals in the second and third periods. Emil Lindfors and Derek Dropik put home back...
September 25, 2016 - 10:34am
September 24, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex falls at New Ulm
The Alexandria Blizzard lost a 5-3 game at the New Ulm Steel on Friday night after a late rally fell short. The Steel scored two goals in the first period and three more in the second to go up 4-1 at one point and 5-2 after two frames. Alexandria’s Riley Meyer got one back in the...
September 24, 2016 - 10:02am
September 12, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alex takes season opener at Breezy
The Alexandria Blizzard opened up its season with a road win at Breezy Point on Saturday as the Blizzard held on for a 5-4 win. Alexandria led 3-1 after two periods behind Alec Seeger, Mack Strong and Dawson Ellingworth goals. It was 5-1 less than four minutes into the third as David...
September 12, 2016 - 3:34pm
Blizzard camp heats up with roster spots on the line
Summer in the Lakes Area is typically a time of relaxation, unwinding from the grind of the winter months. For a handful of athletes earlier...
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
March 30, 2016
Strong second-half highlights Blizzard season
It wasn't the playoff outcome that the Alexandria Blizzard wanted, but head coach Jeff Crouse ended the season pleased with the way his team...
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
March 19, 2016
Blizzard force another game three behind LaCombe, Gustafson
The Alexandria Blizzard will get a decisive game three against Granite City for a third straight year. The Blizzard kept its season alive on...
March 19, 2016 - 11:42pm
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria's season on the line after game-one loss
The Alexandria Blizzard will play to keep its season alive tonight when Granite City comes to the Runestone Community Center at 7:10 p.m. The Lumberjacks won game one of the three-game West Division playoff series last night 3-1 behind a big night from goaltender Mac Berglove. The...
March 19, 2016 - 9:27am
March 18, 2016
Playoff rerun: Blizzard hope for a different ending to a fourth straight playoff matchup with Granite
Alexandria Blizzard players couldn't be faulted if they have revenge on their mind when they drop the puck in the NA3HL West Division playoffs...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 6, 2016
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria held in check in loss to Breezy Point
The Alexandria Blizzard hockey team suffered a weekend sweep after losing 2-1 at Breezy Point on Saturday. Josh Laven scored a power play goal in the first period for the North Stars, and Austin Langworthy added another power play score at 18:17 in the second. That 2-0 lead held up...
March 6, 2016 - 9:53am