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AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Alexandria turkey visits governor
Blizzard hockey: Granite City dominates in an 8-2 final at the RCC
Girls hockey: Cards put scare into defending CLC champs
State swim: Alex relay takes 24th in first taste of state
Sports schedule for Saturday, Nov. 18
Sports schedule for Friday, Nov. 17
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
Larry & Terry Sather
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Firearm deer harvest up 10 percent from 2016 so far
Sharon Marie Martinson
Gary D. Nokes
Keith N. Krier
EDITORIAL: Advice for Black Friday shoppers
LETTER: Who benefits from proposed tax cuts?
LETTER: The religion of Americanism
COMMENTARY: E-cigarettes are a public health concern
LETTER: False teacher in our midst
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
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
Alexandria lawyer honored for helping poor
hires and promotions
on the street
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
June 29, 2016
Aerial attack: Alex football players get a confidence boost after 7-on-7 win at Winter Park
Alexandria football coach Mike Empting has talked at length about how much he likes the athletes the Cardinals have in their program right now....
June 29, 2016 - 10:53am
January 15, 2016
Part of a dynasty: Steidl helps Bison to fifth straight title
It didn't take Aaron Steidl long to exceed expectations with the best FCS Division I football team in the country after graduating in 2014 from...
January 15, 2016 - 10:10am
December 2, 2015
Christenson carries team MVP
The Alexandria football team wrapped up its season with an end-of-year awards banquet on Nov. 23 after finishing the year as Section 8-5A runner...
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
Getting back in the mix
Alexandria football coach Mike Empting talked at length after last season about how proud he was of the 2014 senior class for what it meant to...
October 30, 2015 - 12:00am
October 24, 2015
8-5A Football: Determined Spuds team too much for Alexandria
Moorhead wasn’t going to be denied in a section title game for the third consecutive season. This has been a team on a mission all year...
October 24, 2015 - 1:32am
October 23, 2015
Big shot at redemption
The Moorhead football team won't have much bulletin board material to lean on heading into the Section 8-5A title game in Fergus Falls on Friday. Alexandria...
October 23, 2015 - 12:00am
October 18, 2015
Alex football: Cards earn a date with Moorhead after dominating Bemidji
It wasn’t quite the 57 points that Alexandria put up the first time these teams met, but it was close. And it was more than enough to get the...
October 18, 2015 - 1:05am