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Update: Downpour causes flooding but minimal damage
UPDATE: Drowning victim was a boat mechanic with 'a huge heart'
Motorcycle run to raise awareness of mental illness
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, August 26 through Sunday, August 28
Man arrested after shots fired at Spicer Zorbaz
Girls tennis: Landmark wins fuel Cards' undefeated start
Viking Speedway: Thoennes holds off Zach Johnson as curfew ends things early
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
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Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
Myrtle Annette McKay
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
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On The Street
June 15, 2012
Beetles baseball: Alexandria splits pair with Moondogs
The Alexandria Beetles split their first two games of a three-game series in Mankato behind a strong start from Michael Reed (LSU). Alexandria lost 10-8 on Monday night before Reed gave his team six solid innings in a 10-2 win on Tuesday. Reed improved to 2-1 in his third start...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
Beetles halt seven-game skid
The Alexandria Beetles enjoyed a much-needed day off this past Sunday after ending a seven-game losing streak with an 11-5 win over St. Cloud on Saturday. The Beetles were just starting to get their roster intact as the weekend rolled around. They scored three first-inning runs...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 8, 2012
Beetles baseball: Bazzani's return is bittersweet for Alexandria
It was a bittersweet moment for Alexandria Beetles coach Drew Saberhagen when he told his players that reliever Anthony Bazzani would be joining this team for a second summer earlier this week. Bazzani was hoping to hear his name called in the Major League Baseball amateur draft...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
Beetles baseball: No panic in midst of early losing streak
The Alexandria Beetles saw their losing streak hit four games with back-to-back losses in Thunder Bay on Monday and Tuesday night. The Beetles...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Beetles baseball: Leuschke makes most of his debut
Alexandria's Dalton Leuschke has envisioned himself in a Beetles' uniform for as long as he can remember. The former Cardinal standout grew...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
Beetles baseball: Slow start doesn't concern Saberhagen
Going 2-3 on a five-game home stand might be disappointing in August for Alexandria Beetles head coach Drew Saberhagen. In the first week of...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Two time Cy Young Award winner to throw out first pitch at Knute Nelson tonight
Two-time Cy Young Award winner Bret Saberhagen will throw out the first pitch tonight at Knute Nelson Field when the Alexandria Beetles take on the Duluth Huskies in Northwoods League play. Saberhagen, the father of Beetles head coach Drew Saberhagen, is a three-time MLB all star...
June 1, 2012 - 9:16am
Beetles baseball: Team hopes familiar faces lead to similar success
The Alexandria Beetles opened up the 2012 season on Wednesday night with a roster it hopes can duplicate the magic is created last summer once...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 30, 2012
Beetles open at home tonight
The Alexandria Beetles open up the 2012 summer schedule at home tonight, Wednesday, with a game against the Thunder Bay Border Cats at 7:05 p.m. The two teams will then wrap up the series on Thursday morning with an 11:05 first pitch. Beetles players were scheduled to start coming...
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
March 7, 2012
Beetles help build Habitat homes
Spring training is getting under way and baseball lovers across the country are gearing up for another summer celebrating America's pastime. Here...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Beetles baseball: Saberhagen new coach
The Alexandria Beetles will hand over the reins of their organization to a familiar face for the 2012 summer season. Drew Saberhagen was recently...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 2, 2011
Coming out party: Allen Craig stars for St. Louis Cardinals in World Series
Alexandria's Jeff and Bonnie Brand were hanging on every pitch last week as one of the best World Series in baseball history unfolded. The Brands...
November 2, 2011 - 12:00am
October 28, 2011
Former Beetle is World Series champion
Former Alexandria Beetle All-star Allen Craig earned a spot in history tonight, Friday, as he hit the go-ahead run for the St. Louis Cardinals, then grabbed the final out in a 6-2 win over the Texas Rangers to win game seven and the World Series championship title. Craig finished...
October 28, 2011 - 10:28pm
Beetles baseball: Former player part of St. Louis Cardinal comeback Thursday night in World Series game six
Former Alexandria Beetle Allen Craig, playing in left field for the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday night, delivered a 384-foot home run in the eighth inning during the Cardinals' amazing 10-9 comeback in game six of the World Series. The Cardinals were one out from elimination twice...
October 28, 2011 - 8:58am
October 26, 2011
Beetles baseball: Alum sets MLB record
CRAIG BIG CONTRIBUTOR In 16-7 win in game three, Craig was 2-5 with a home run to open the scoring for the Cardinals in the top of the first He...
October 26, 2011 - 12:00am