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Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
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Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Steve and Karen Samek
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
From sap to syrup
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
Edward "Ed" Bitzan
Richard Millard Ohlsen
Robert F. Kane
Mildred A. Schroeder
LETTER: The Evangelical death spiral
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OUR TURN: Don't slam community theater
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
Herberger's to close soon
Spring brings excitement, optimism
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December 7, 2017
LETTER: Bowling helps young people build skills
To the editor:
December 7, 2017 - 4:06pm
January 4, 2017
A regular on the lanes: Alex senior sets sights high in bowling
Caleb Baker was new to Alexandria when his parents, Dan and Karina, were in the process of moving to the area almost four years ago. While his...
January 4, 2017 - 2:20pm
September 21, 2016
Bowlers and businesses strike out illiteracy (w/video)
More than 120 bowlers took to the lanes to help children read Tuesday night. The Echo Press’ “Strike Out Illiteracy” fundraiser provides...
September 21, 2016 - 2:20pm
May 22, 2013
Adapted bowling: Three thirds at state
A third place finish by Lily Hjelle in the PI Division singles, a third by PI Division team Hjelle, Kari Berg, Stephen McCabe and Jack Botzet,...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2013
Alexandria adapted bowling: Cardinals improve to 8-1
The Alexandria adapted bowling team improved to 8-1 in the CI Division as the Cardinals prepared for the state tournament, which is set for today, Friday, at Brunswick Zone in Brooklyn Park. Almost all of the Cardinal bowlers will compete at the state meet, and they went in off another...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 10, 2013
Adapted bowling: Cardinals win again
The Cardinal adapted bowling team got a high game from Jack Botzet and six others reached the 400 club on the way to moving to 7-1 in the CI Division with a win over Mankato East/West. Botzet's game high was a 144 on his way to a series score of 390. Dylan Timm (447), Stephen McCabe...
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Alexandria adapted bowling: Cardinals top Albany
Both the PI and CI bowling divisions won for Alexandria in a match-up against Albany last Thursday. Jack Botzet (390), Stephen McCabe (413), Lily Hjelle (333) and Kari Berg teamed up to win the team competition of the PI Division. Dylan Timm (447), Abby Neale (389), McKenzi Klimek...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
Alexandria adapted bowling: Cardinals win PI title at invitational
Alexandria won the PI Division during the Cardinals invitational adapted bowling tournament last week as Lily Hjelle was first individually in the female division. In CI competition, Alexandria finished fourth overall in the 13-team event. ALEXANDRIA INVITATIONAL CI TEAM RESULTS...
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
May 1, 2013
Adapted bowlers suffer first loss
The Alexandria adapted bowling team dropped its first match of the season in the CI Division against Anoka-Hennepin last Tuesday. The PI Division also fell to 1-3 on the year. Jack Botzet (410), Stephen McCabe (400), Lily Hjelle (283) and Kari Berg (352) teamed up to post a total...
May 1, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
Cardinal adapted bowlers defeat Parkers Prairie
The Cardinal adapted bowling team won another match, this time against Parkers Prairie, as Alexandria improved to 5-0 in the CI Division. Tyler Rauscher (468), Lily Hjelle (417) and Jared Greene (400) both had 400 series for the Cardinals. Patrick Takeda added the highest game with...
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
Bowlers strike up a victory
The Alexandria adapted bowling team continues to pile up wins in the CI Division as the Cardinals moved to 4-0 with a victory over Wayzata last...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
Alexandria adapted bowling: Cardinals roll to win over Lake City
The Alexandria adapted bowling team moved to 3-0 in the CI Division with a win over Lake City last Thursday night. The Cardinals had three more...
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 5, 2013
Adapted bowling: Cardinals top Dassel-Cokato
Matt Froemming led the Alexandria adapted bowling team with a game-high 143 to lead the CI Division to a win over Dassel-Cokato earlier this week. Robb Erlandson had a series-high 456. Others in the 400 club included Austin Ganun (422), David Madison (404), Jared Greene (427), McKenzie...
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
March 29, 2013
Adapted bowling: Traphagen takes over as coach
Alexandria's Wade Traphagen spent two years watching how Carol Feldmann established the Alexandria adapted bowling team as one of the best programs...
March 29, 2013 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
New bowling tournament helps food shelf
On November 24, Garden Center Lanes ran the first SunOpta one-day bowling tournament to raise money for the Douglas County food Shelf. Bowlers participated from throughout all of Minnesota, from Alexandria to as far away as Aberdeen, South Dakota. With the combined money from a...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am