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Roste transfers from the Gophers
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Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
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Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
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Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
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Philip R. Harrang
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Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
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Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
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Alexandria girls basketball
November 28, 2017
Alex girls basketball: A sea of fresh faces
The Alexandria girls basketball team has built up a tradition of excellence over the years and last year was no exception. The Cardinals ended...
November 28, 2017 - 11:47am
April 12, 2017
Cards honored after 26-win season
Following another state tournament season, several Alexandria girls basketball players were honored with awards. The Cardinals' team-voted awards...
April 12, 2017 - 12:00am
April 4, 2017
Kohler, Wrobel earn state COY honors
Alexandria girls basketball coaches Wendy Kohler and Julie Wrobel had already wrapped up Section 8AAA Coach of the Year honors after guiding...
April 4, 2017 - 2:18pm
March 28, 2017
Cards well represented in all-star series
The Alexandria girls basketball team will be well represented at the Minnesota Girls Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Series on April...
March 28, 2017 - 1:17pm
March 18, 2017
Girls Basketball: Alexandria finishes fourth in Class-3A State Tournament
The Alexandria girls basketball team fell to the Academy of Holy Angels 74-66 on Saturday at Concordia University in St. Paul to finish fourth...
March 18, 2017 - 7:22pm
March 15, 2017
Girls Basketball: Orono to be Alexandria's next stop on 'the journey'
The Alexandria girls basketball team wore warmup T-shirts on Tuesday night that have "The Journey" printed on the back. Fittingly, the Cardinals...
March 15, 2017 - 5:16pm
Girls basketball: Paschka's buzzer beater pushes Cards through to semis
The Alexandria girls basketball team pulled off a buzzer-beater upset over fourth-seeded Grand Rapids on Tuesday in the Class-3A quarterfinals,...
March 15, 2017 - 10:54am
March 14, 2017
A little bittersweet: Hatlestad heads to state in new role after injury
Kendall Kohler came off the floor at St. Cloud State University with about 30 seconds left last Thursday and the outcome of the 8AAA title game...
March 14, 2017 - 10:12am
A closer look at how defense led Alexandria to state
Talk basketball with Alexandria girls head coach Wendy Kohler and the conversation will almost undoubtedly turn to the defensive side of the...
March 14, 2017 - 9:52am
March 13, 2017
Fan bus tickets for state basketball available at AAHS
Tickets for a fan bus to the girls state basketball tournament are on sale at the Alexandria Area High School activities office through Tuesday at noon. The cost is $15 per seat on a coach bus that will leave AAHS at 4 p.m. on Tuesday and return immediately after the game. Elementary...
March 13, 2017 - 4:07pm
March 10, 2017
Girls Basketball: Alexandria draws fifth seed heading into state tourney
The Alexandria girls basketball team earned the fifth seed heading into next week's Class-3A State Tournament in the Twin Cities. The Cardinals (25-4) will face fourth-seeded Grand Rapids (23-5) at 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Target Center. Willmar also advanced out of the Central Lakes...
March 10, 2017 - 12:22pm
March 9, 2017
Girls basketball: Third time's a charm for Alexandria in section title game
The Alexandria girls basketball team had experienced back-to-back heartbreak in the Section 8-3A title game the last two years. The Cardinals...
March 9, 2017 - 11:06pm
March 4, 2017
Girls basketball: Cards control the tempo to advance to the section title game
The top-seeded Alexandria Cardinals created game tempo early and controlled it for 36 minutes to eliminate No. 5 Detroit Lakes 56-45 in the Section...
March 4, 2017 - 10:37pm
Boys basketball: Cards withstand big night from Cihak to knock off DL
Detroit Lakes’ Isaac Cihak came out with the hot hand but the Alexandria Cardinals finished strong to down the Lakers 77-57 in Section 8AAA...
March 4, 2017 - 12:16am
March 1, 2017
Girls Basketball: On to the semis
The Alexandria girls basketball team showed why it earned the top seed in the Section 6-3A Tournament on Tuesday, making quick work of eighth-seeded...
March 1, 2017 - 12:37am