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Sports roundup from Saturday, November 28
Sports schedule for Saturday, November 28
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Sustainable agriculture grants due in December
Workshop to detail houseplant care
Herbicide resistance survey asks for farmers' help
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February 1, 2013
Osakis' Nack overcomes odds at NDSU
Not even Andrew Nack himself could have imagined being a part of a two-time national champion football team at the Division I level coming out...
Silverstreaks / sports
February 1, 2013 - 12:00am
October 15, 2010
Rentschler among top marksmen at world shoot
Alexandria's Andrew Rentschler proved himself as one of the best shooters in the country recently when he traveled to Sparta, Illinois to take...
Cardinals / sports
October 15, 2010 - 12:00am
July 22, 2009
Trap shooting: Rentschler aims high
Trap shooters from all across the county and even a few from overseas gathered at the Alexandria Shooting Park once again last week to take in...
Cardinals / sports
July 22, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Silverstreak Andrew Nack All-State Academic
Osakis' Andrew Nack has put together quite a career, both on the field and in the classroom for the Silverstreaks, over his four years at Osakis High School. Nack was recently rewarded for that by being presented the Academic All-State Award for his dedication toward being an accomplished...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Olson named player of the week at UConn
Former Alexandria hockey standout Andrew Olson is well on his way to eclipsing the 14 goals he scored last year during his freshman season at the University of Connecticut. Olson was named Atlantic Hockey Player of the Week recently after scoring four goals, including two game winners,...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
17-year-old gets 15 years for shooting stepdad
Last Thursday, September 11, Andrew Paul Bennewitz of Alexandria was sentenced to 180 months (15 years) in prison for attempting to murder his stepfather. This past August, Bennewitz pleaded guilty to attempted first-degree murder of his then stepfather, James Blenker, on February...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Guilty plea entered in murder attempt
Andrew Paul Bennewitz of Alexandria entered a guilty plea Monday to the charge of attempted first degree murder. Bennewitz was accused of planning the murder of his then stepfather, James Blenker, and shooting Blenker on February 5, 2007. Blenker survived the shooting but was permanently...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am