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Student fighting cancer uses wish to bring in inspiring speaker
Despite cost to municipal liquor stores, Minn. lawmakers advance Sunday sales bill
After murder-suicide, Minn. man faces child neglect, obstruction charges
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Feb. 24 through Sunday, Feb. 26
Rescuer used canoe, hot tub to save Minn. snowmobiler who fell through the ice
Sports schedule for Monday, Feb. 27
Girls Basketball: Chargers finish season 18-8
Boys Basketball: Alex wins sixth straight
Boys basketball: Battlers wrap up LEC title against Ashby
Boys basketball: B-E wins fifth straight by edging WCA
Set a goal, make a plan and save
Philippine women to lead message on World Day of Prayer
Zion Lutheran to host Church and State conference
Do members of congress pay into Social Security?
Acoustic Sound heads up EAC's First Friday Concert
Births - Feb. 24, 2017
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Robert L. Janke Jr.
Violet L. Angen
Curtis G. Olson
IT'S OUR TURN: The great puppy adventure
LETTER: Stop the land grab
LETTER: Snow angels are helping elderly
EDITORIAL: End ban on Sunday liquor sales
LETTER: School board should reconsider
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Lake businesses must take invasive species training
Ollie's Service named Dealer of the Year
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 14, 2016
Football: Cards' rout of Rocori sets up a battle of 7-0 teams on Wednesday
Those who had looked ahead at the Alexandria football team’s schedule probably were hoping for a regular-season finale with a playoff feel...
October 14, 2016 - 11:47pm
Alex football: Path to perfect runs through Rocori
Six down, two to go. The road to a perfect regular season for the Alexandria football program goes through a 4-2 Rocori team on Friday night...
October 14, 2016 - 8:37am
October 10, 2016
No stopping through six weeks: Injury to Christenson doesn’t keep Cards from scoring 59
Alexandria's Micah Christenson got things going for the Cardinals on Saturday, and Jaran Roste put things away. Christenson had touchdown runs...
October 10, 2016 - 1:36pm
October 4, 2016
Roste sets state's single-game touchdown record
Anyone watching Saturday afternoon's homecoming game between the Alexandria and Bemidji football teams might not have even realized they were...
October 4, 2016 - 12:21pm
October 1, 2016
Football: Cardinals electric again on homecoming (w/video highlights)
One play on Saturday epitomized the way things are going for Alexandria offensively this season. A snap into the turf skipped by senior quarterback...
October 1, 2016 - 6:43pm
September 30, 2016
A homecoming with added buzz
Homecoming games tend to bring with them a little more enthusiasm no matter what kind of a season a team is having. For Alexandria, the opportunity...
September 30, 2016 - 8:32am
September 24, 2016
Football: Christenson runs wild in win at Willmar
WILLMAR — The Willmar defense did a solid job bottling up Alexandria running back Micah Christenson in the first half Friday, holding him to...
September 24, 2016 - 9:50am
September 23, 2016
Cards take lessons learned to Willmar
Good teams find ways to win when things don't always go their way. Coaches would rather their players learn from a win than to take lessons from...
September 23, 2016 - 10:21am
September 16, 2016
Football: Putting Moorhead win behind them
The score the last time the Alexandria football team played St. Cloud Apollo is one that neither team has likely forgotten after the Cardinals...
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
September 14, 2016
Defense gaining confidence after shutting down Moorhead
The confidence of the Alexandria defensive players was growing with each possession against Moorhead last Friday night. The Cardinals (2-0) established...
September 14, 2016 - 12:00am
September 9, 2016
Football: Cards leave no doubt in snapping eight-game skid to Moorhead
The Alexandria football team gave away a touchdown early in the second quarter on Friday night. With 49 seconds left in the half, they took it...
September 9, 2016 - 11:37pm
Alex football taking nothing for granted against remade Moorhead team
The Moorhead football team that arrives in Alexandria tonight, Friday, for a 7 p.m. kickoff will look a lot different than the one that the Cardinals...
September 9, 2016 - 9:45am
September 3, 2016
Football: Cards put up 51 in road win at Monticello
One look at the final score in Alexandria’s season opening road win at Monticello, and one would assume the Cardinals were in midseason form....
September 3, 2016 - 12:51am
August 19, 2016
Bigger in the trenches
The Moorhead football team demonstrated on one play in the section championship game last season what size up front and speed in the backfield...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
Quiet confidence: Alex football is business as usual after section-title game appearance
The numbers add up for the Alexandria football team to have some high expectations coming into this season, though one would be hard-pressed...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am