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Update: Two charged with manslaughter in Hlinsky death
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Track and field: Lesnar’s school record paces seventh-place finish at true team state
Sports schedule for Saturday, May 19
Adapted bowling: Cardinals continue to shine at the state tournament
Baseball: Panthers sit at .500 but hopeful they can rekindle some playoff magic
Softball: WCA wraps up regular season with 16 wins
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Special regulations trump new pike zone rules
Henry (Hank) B. Suchy
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
LETTER: Another nail in coffin of local business
LETTER: Quran filled with inconsistencies
LETTER: Franson spent $40,000 in 2017
LETTER: Learn more about mental illness
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
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
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February 7, 2018
Fire destroys Evansville barn
Fire destroyed a barn near Evansville Wednesday afternoon. At 3:38 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and Evansville Fire Department responded...
February 7, 2018 - 6:31pm
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