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The day Curt Felt died
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Arnie & Linda Beulke
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Laura Mae Toft
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Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
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County crafting buffer compliance rules
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May 23, 2018
Baseball: Knights rally to top Ashby, fall to Parkers Prairie
A seventh-inning rally landed West Central Area an 11-9 comeback win over Ashby on Monday. The Knights (10-5) trailed 8-6 entering the final...
May 23, 2018 - 12:56pm
June 27, 2017
Baseball: Area baseball players earn All-Pheasant Conference honors
After taking second place in the Pheasant Conference this spring, the Brandon-Evansville baseball team had four players named members of the...
June 27, 2017 - 9:03am
May 7, 2017
Baseball: Chargers knock off Ashby at Siebert Field
The Brandon-Evansville baseball team is 8-4 and 7-3 in the Pheasant Conference after a 15-2 win over Ashby (2-7, 0-7 Pheasant) at Siebert Field on the University of Minnesota campus on Friday morning. The two teams got to play at the university after originally being scheduled to...
May 7, 2017 - 11:55am
Baseball: Thorstad solid on mound in B-E win
After a scoreless first inning, the Brandon-Evansville baseball team's offense took control, scoring runs in every inning until they could claim a 17-7 win in five innings Thursday at Brandon-Evansville High School. Junior Nicholas Thorstad was the winning pitcher, tossing four innings...
April 7, 2017 - 11:52am
March 31, 2017
Baseball: Ashby takes season opener over Sebeka
The Ashby baseball team tied its win total last season by beating Sebeka 7-1 at home on Friday in its first game of the year. “I thought we...
March 31, 2017 - 10:17pm
June 22, 2016
B-E's Nohre, Ashby's Amundson make All-Pheasant team
The Pheasant Conference announced its baseball award winners after Ortonville claimed the crown with an 11-1 league mark and an overall record of 15-3. Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley junior Lukas Adelman and Hillcrest Lutheran Academy junior Sean McGuire were named the Pheasant co-MVPs,...
June 22, 2016 - 11:41am
June 1, 2016
6A baseball: Knights run past Ashby in opener
The West Central Area baseball team raced to a 9-1 win over Ashby in the opening round of the Section 6A tournament at home on Tuesday night in Barrett. The second-seeded Knights (11-8) advance to play the third seed Wheaton-Herman-Norcross on Thursday afternoon at 2:30 in Morris....
June 1, 2016 - 9:39am
May 3, 2016
Baseball: Comets holds on against Ashby
The Ashby baseball team outhit Hillcrest Lutheran Academy 10-6 but fell on the scoreboard in a 5-4 game to the Comets. Eric Amundson gave the Arrows a good showing on the mound. The senior gave up just two hits and no earned runs with one walk and one strikeout during four innings...
May 3, 2016 - 12:25pm
April 22, 2016
Baseball: Knights still perfect after another walk-off winner
The West Central Area baseball team has developed quite a comfort level in pressure situations so far this spring. The Knights are 4-0 after...
April 22, 2016 - 11:17pm
Baseball: Arrows fall to 0-5
The Ashby baseball team lost its fifth game of the spring in a 19-8 five-inning defeat to Wheaton-Herman-Norcross on Thursday night in Ashby. The Arrows (0-5, 0-4 Pheasant) had a strong night offensively with 10 hits and an early lead, but the Warriors (2-3, 1-2 Pheasant) hitters...
April 22, 2016 - 11:14am
April 19, 2016
Baseball: Arrows lose pitchers' duel as Gramm fans 17
The Ashby baseball team outhit Hancock on Monday night but fell short on the scoreboard in a 2-0 loss to the Owls that dropped the Arrows to 0-4 on the season. The Ashby offense fell victim to a dominant performance from Hancock's Chandler Gramm. The junior struck out 17, walked two...
April 19, 2016 - 10:52am
April 15, 2015
Ashby baseball falls to Pelican Rapids
The Ashby baseball team fell to Pelican Rapids as errors and a big offensive performance by the Vikings proved costly. Pelican Rapids had 15 hits and nine RBIs from seven guys throughout their lineup. Christian Koefod took the loss for Ashby after giving up seven runs and six walks...
April 15, 2015 - 12:00am
May 9, 2014
Brandon-Evansville defeats Ashby 9-0
The Brandon-Evansville baseball team won its eighth game on Monday night and moved to 6-0 in the Pheasant Conference with a 9-0 win over Ashby. Brandon Christianson had a big game with a three-run home run in the top of the fourth inning that gave his team an 8-0 lead. He also went...
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
April 30, 2014
Base running costs Ashby against Hillcrest
Ashby starting pitcher Reed Hanson threw seven innings Friday, but his complete game, four-run effort was not enough as the Arrows fell to Hillcrest 6-4 at home. Three Hillcrest pitchers combined to hold the Arrows’ offense to only six total hits, spoiling the effort by Hanson. “Reed...
April 30, 2014 - 12:00am
March 28, 2014
Ashby baseball returns solid nucleus
The Ashby baseball team returns five players who played a significant role on a 7-8 team from a year ago. Gage Olson (C), Reed Hanson (Utility/P), Blake Ohren (IF/P), Morgan Wing (OF) and Zach Barry (IF) will all be looked upon to lead the way for this group. Olson, Hanson, Ohren...
March 28, 2014 - 12:00am