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UPDATE: Farwell garage total loss after fire
Douglas County Hospital celebrates early expansion completion with open house
Applefest harvest celebration in full swing
AgweekTV: Soil Your Undies
Council considers ban on vaping
Blizzard Hockey: Alex teamwork scores another win
Sports schedule for Saturday, Oct. 21
Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
Morken: Breaking down the area section football fields
Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
Auditions begin for Andria Theatre's Mousetrap
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Emeline C. Haag
Neva B. Andrews
Evangeline G. Ekdahl
OUR TURN: A wish list for Alexandria
LETTER: Concerts provide rich source of enjoyment
EDITORIAL: A gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
COMMENTARY: Mentally ill fall through the cracks
LETTER: Protesting is an American right
Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Summit to showcase young, regional companies
Alexandria Industries commits $36,000 to car program
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
Small change adds up for youth groups
On The Street
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August 17, 2017
Alexandria football: New look, but expectations remain high
The Alexandria football team didn't have helmets or pads on for their second day of practice on Tuesday afternoon, and that made it easier to...
August 17, 2017 - 8:07am
February 1, 2017
National signing day: Roste inks to Gophers, Anderson to the Wolves
The Alexandria football team talked about a family atmosphere being instrumental in the program making the state tournament this past fall. That...
February 1, 2017 - 12:42pm
December 23, 2016
Roste goes with the Gophers
Jaran Roste grew up in Alexandria watching the University of Minnesota football team play on Saturdays, hoping he might one day get a chance...
December 23, 2016 - 2:38pm
December 8, 2016
Gophers up next for Roste?
Alexandria's Jaran Roste has been busy since last month when the Cardinals' football season ended at the state tournament on Nov. 12. The senior...
December 8, 2016 - 11:17am
November 23, 2016
Honors piling up for Alex football
The honors for the Alexandria football team keep coming in after the Cardinals made their run all the way to the state tournament this season....
November 23, 2016 - 9:46pm
November 18, 2016
Worth remembering: Empting reflects on season after Elk River loss
Many of the Alexandria football coaches gathered in the coaches' offices at Alexandria Area High School on Monday like they normally do at the...
November 18, 2016 - 12:00am
November 12, 2016
State football: Elks live up to the hype in beating Alexandria
The Alexandria football team saw first hand on Saturday what all the fuss was about with top-ranked Elk River. The Elks (11-0) came into the...
November 12, 2016 - 11:36pm
November 11, 2016
Paving the way: Alex linemen come a long way to drive a potent offense
Great offensive lines have cohesion. Coaches and players like to say they become a family. For Alexandria, that process started before fall camp...
November 11, 2016 - 10:55am
A top-ranked test
The Alexandria football team is in for a huge test this Saturday night against top-ranked Elk River, but the Cardinals believe the Elks are too....
November 11, 2016 - 10:54am
November 7, 2016
Roste one of 10 Mr. Football finalists
Recognition for some postseason honors are already starting to come in for Alexandria senior quarterback Jaran Roste before the Cardinals' season...
November 7, 2016 - 4:17pm
November 4, 2016
Football: Empting's late pick sends Cards to state (w/video)
The Alexandria football team led 40-18 in the fourth quarter but needed a huge play from its defense in the Section 8-5A title game at St. John’s...
November 4, 2016 - 11:33pm
On the cusp of breaking through: Sartell stands in Cards’ way of 5A state berth
Seven years ago, Alexandria and Sartell-St. Stephen lined up for the Section 8-4A football championship in early November at St. John's University....
November 4, 2016 - 12:00am
October 29, 2016
8-5A Semifinals: Cards cap crazy game with two-OT win over Spuds
Moorhead could have clinched the win in Alexandria on Saturday if what looked like a sure interception would have been caught late in the fourth...
October 29, 2016 - 11:21pm
October 28, 2016
Another round in a rivalry
The Moorhead football team was fresh off a 48-0 dismantling of Bemidji on Tuesday night when the conversation shifted to this weekend. The Spuds...
October 28, 2016 - 8:33am
October 25, 2016
8-5A Football: Cards moving past a loss to Tech
The Alexandria football team couldn't dwell on its first loss of the season with the playoffs right around the corner after a 26-19 defeat at...
October 25, 2016 - 9:26am