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Parks plan Christmas Bird Count
Couple survives 25 minutes in frigid waters of northwest Minn. lake after falling through ice
Legal battle erupts with appointment to replace Al Franken
Best of the Lakes Area Local Sporting Event
Preparing for disaster: County officials attend Red Cross training about disaster shelters
Alexandria football awards: Empting, Faber share MVP honors
Wrestling: Cardinals take lessons from second straight one-point loss
Swimming and diving: Cards see early success after off-season work
Sports schedule for Thursday, Dec. 14
From the stand: Adjusting to late season
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Serving up 'real food'
Helping African firefighters
Cross-country bicyclist to stop in Alexandria
From the stand: Adjusting to late season
New northern pike regulations coming in 2018
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Kenneth "Fritz" Roy Dahlke
Herbert Nicholas Botzet
Elda Evelyn Lindquist
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LETTER: Why the big swings in voter-approved levies?
2007: Officers receive Medal of Valor
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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
ATCC Foundation honors 2017 philanthropists
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March 8, 2017
Ashby woman injured in crash near Brandon
An 18-year-old Ashby woman was injured in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 near the Brandon exit Tuesday night. Mackenzie Rayn Ecker was driving a Mercury Sable west on I-94 at about 11:35 p.m. when it went off the left side of the road and struck a median cable barrier, according...
March 8, 2017 - 9:22am
October 26, 2016
Many links in chain that helped Berg pull through
It was a series of events — or a chain of links — that led to the positive outcome of a cardiac arrest patient, said Matthew Jensen, one of the EMTs who responded to the scene this past June. Jensen, the assistant fire chief for the Ashby Fire Department, said the Ashby...
October 26, 2016 - 6:00am
October 25, 2013
Ashby to showcase its strengths at November 6 event
People throughout the area are invited to attend the Ashby Area Showcase on November 6 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Ashby School. You’ll be able to visit booths from Ashby area businesses and organizations, enjoy a free meal, and register for door prizes. There will also be kids’...
October 25, 2013 - 9:28am
August 30, 2013
Ashby volleyball loses first match to CGB
The Ashby volleyball team came out on the losing end of their season opening match against Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley on Tuesday in Graceville. The Arrows were close in the first and third set but were unable to win either in a 25-21, 25-12, 25-21 loss. In her first match as the...
August 30, 2013 - 2:25pm
July 7, 2012
Ashby organizes talent contest
Brush off your instruments, singing voice, dancing shoes, etc. Ashby's Got Talent is scheduled for July 20-21 as part of the Ashby Appreciation Days event. Any "family friendly" form of talent that can be performed on a stage qualifies. The first round will be Friday, July 20,...
July 7, 2012 - 3:47pm
January 19, 2011
Carlson All-MIAC player Former Alexandria volleyball standout Ariel Carlson put together an all-conference season in her first year with St. Olaf College this past fall. The 6'2" middle and right hitter transferred to the Oles for this past season after spending a year at Division...
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
Law to speak at Country Bible
Terry Law will speak at Country Bible Church on Sunday, August 22 at 10 a.m. Law is the founder and president of World Compassion Terry Law...
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
April 10, 2010
Ashby artist's decoys expected to fetch big bid at auction
A very rare pair of pintail decoys will be auctioned off by the decoy auction firm of Guyette & Schmidt, Inc. at its annual spring decoy auction...
April 10, 2010 - 7:20am
April 9, 2010
TFC Poultry plans open house Saturday
TFC Poultry in Ashby continues to expand - and invites the public to celebrate its success. As of the first part of February, TFC garnered a contract consisting of processing, deboning, and packaging organic spent hens. Spent hens are egg laying hens beyond their useful, economic...
April 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 1, 2010
Snowmobiler injured near Ashby
A family snowmobiling outing near Ashby Saturday took an unexpected turn. Amber Michelle Scholl, 21, of Mankato was snowmobiling with her father and a sister on the Central Lakes Trail about a mile and a half east of Ashby. At about 5:40 p.m., Scholl didn't see that the two snowmobiles...
March 1, 2010 - 11:15am
February 17, 2010
Out of the chaos of Haiti - a blessing
Jon and Jana Buettner's story is a reminder that good can come from the midst of tragedy sometimes. The earthquake that killed hundreds of...
February 17, 2010 - 12:05am
January 22, 2010
16-year-old dies in Ashby snowmobile accident
A 16-year-old Ashby boy was killed in a snowmobile crash Tuesday afternoon in Grant County. According to authorities, Justin Carl Woldahl was...
January 22, 2010 - 12:05am
December 1, 2009
Frosty road leads to rollover near Ashby
A 42-year-old Hewitt woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover near Ashby this morning. Julie A. Peterson was driving a 1996 Mazda Protégé on Highway 78 about four miles north of Ashby in Grant County when she lost control on the frost-covered road shortly before 9 a.m. The...
December 1, 2009 - 3:22pm
November 26, 2009
Prairie to Woods Whitetails recognized with awards The Prairie to Woods Whitetails branch in west central Minnesota hit the ground running in its first year of existence. The local branch secured the New Branch of the Year Award in 2009. It was a year that included raising more...
November 26, 2009 - 12:00am
November 24, 2009
Wrestling booster meeting The Cardinal wrestling boosters will hold their December booster meeting on Monday, November 30. This is a change to accommodate the members that will attend the Cardinal football awards banquet on December 7. All other booster meetings are scheduled for...
November 24, 2009 - 12:00am