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Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
Coalition continues to oppose private prison in western Minn.
The end of an era: Simpson steps down at B-E after 605 head coaching wins
Homecoming: Swedberg takes over the Alex boys golf program he grew up in
Engfer-Triebenbach takes over Osakis golf programs
Vikings finalize deal with WR Thielen
Three Chargers named All-LEC in girls basketball
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
Daniel O. Reese
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
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On The Street
Soderholm Oral Surgery and Implants opens in Alexandria
Soderholm Oral Surgery and Implants, a specialty practice of dentistry owned by Andrew Soderholm, D.D.S., opened its doors in Alexandria at the end of July. Its practice specializes in the surgical care of the maxillofacial region and encompasses routine to complex dental extractions,...
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 21, 2013
Out and About: Around the county this week
Harmon Killebrew's legacy of work with hospice is alive and well more than two years after his passing away while using hospice services. A...
August 21, 2013 - 12:00am
February 24, 2013
Section 5A boys' swimming and diving: Cards are first, send athletes to state
The Alexandria boys' swimming and diving team qualified several athletes to the State Class A meet Saturday at Bemidji, claiming the Section 5A team championship title as well. Kris Aaseng and Max Jacobson finished first and second, respectively, in the 200 freestyle in order to...
February 24, 2013 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Alex swimming and diving: Brainerd ends Cards' win streak
The Alexandria swimming and diving team saw its seven-meet winning streak come to an end in the regular-season finale on Tuesday as Brainerd handed the Cardinals a 119-66 loss. That wrapped up a 7-3 regular season for Alexandria. The Cardinals finished third in the Central Lakes...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
Alex swimming and diving: Storhaug reaches another milestone
Alexandria swimming and diving coach Mark Storhaug reached another milestone in his storied career as he passed the 200-win mark as the coach of the Cardinals girls' program in his 29th season. Storhaug's 200th win came in a victory over Rocori earlier this season. His athletes have...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
A-B-E track: Jansen, Wach lead A-B-E at state meet
The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville track and field team sent four athletes to state and finished with two on the podium to wrap up a strong season for A-B-E. Sophomore Caroline Jansen had the top finish for her team after taking sixth in the long jump. She had a leap of 16-07, just a quarter...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 8, 2012
Alex girls' track: Cards send some star power to state meet
The Alexandria girls' track and field team has the star power and the depth heading to the state meet that will make for an exciting couple days...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Section 6A track and field updates: Thursday, May 31, 4:20 p.m.
Heather Strese, Ashby-Brandon-Evansville, and Brandi Otto, Minnewaska, finished first and second respectively in the shot put at the Section 6A track and field meet at Minnesota State University-Moorhead this morning to earn berths at the State Class A track and field meet June 8-9...
May 31, 2012 - 1:22pm
May 25, 2012
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville boys third in Pheasant Conference
The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville boys' track and field team finished third at the Pheasant Conference Championship last Thursday. The boys finished with a team total 111 points, 22 points behind conference champion Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley. Wheaton-Herman-Norcross took second with...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville girls win Pheasant title
A memorable track and field season for the Ashby-Brandon-Evansville girls team was highlighted by a Pheasant Conference title last Thursday....
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
Alex girls' track: Johnson makes most of her debut
Jamie Piepenburg knows a thing or two about setting records. The senior all-state distance runner for the Cardinals almost set another one...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
Alex boys' track: Cardinal boys third at home
The Alexandria boys' track and field team invited two of the top teams in the Central Lakes Conference to their home triangular on Tuesday as...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2012
Card track and field: Piepenburg sets mark at Hamline Elite meet
Several new records were set, including one by Alexandria's own Jamie Piepenburg, at the Hamline Elite Meet Friday. Piepenburg, one of five...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
ABE track and field: Girls first, boys second at Wadena Invitational
The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville girls' track team took first at the Wadena Invite on Monday as the ABE boys came home in second. The girls finished with a team score of 154.5 behind eight first-place finishes. Caroline Jansen was once again the catalyst of that. She finished first...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Card boys' track and field: Hacker, Bartolomeo claim top honors for Alexandria
Alexandria picked up a pair of individual victories as the Cardinal boys' track and field team competed in its second outdoor contest of the season Friday at Sartell and faced off against some of the Central Lakes Conference's best, finishing fourth. "The Cards knew going in it would...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am