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Osakis plans new ideas for trail
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Jan. 17
Learning to lead: Police captain attends FBI Academy
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Garby (w/video)
Group to provide a new safe haven
Boys basketball: Ashby working to turn things around amid low numbers
Girls Basketball: Chargers can't recover after slow first half
Nordic Ski: Cardinals wrap up busy stretch at Giants Ridge, Camp Ripley
Girls hockey: Cards pull away from Willmar
Dance: Cards highlight busy weekend with fifth in kick at Rocori
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Area students encouraged to apply for artist mentor scholarship
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Wedding - Prescott and Harberts
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Engaged - Wood and Netter
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Capturing the moment: Hunt Down Your Photos contest winners
Mike Frisch: Find those mid-winter crappies
DNR release: Third case of CWD in deer identified in southeastern Minnesota
Elizabeth "Liz" Gillen
Benjamin Harvey Meyers
Noy Veronica Wagner
Roger E. Larson
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
LETTER: Use caution during Minnesota winters
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1992: New Villard elementary school opens
LETTER: Restoring water quality on lakes is up to citizens
IN THE KNOW: FBI National Academy reinforced core beliefs
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Producers should utilize all available resources
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Beef home study courses offered online
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
On The Street
July 12, 2013
Resorters baseball: Carlos ready to open East playoffs
The Carlos Cougars wrapped up the top seed in the Resorters East playoffs with their 13-0 record through the regular season and will play either Swanville or Long Prairie on Saturday night. Swanville, the fifth seed at 1-12, and Long Prairie, the fourth seed at 4-9, will play on...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
Resorters baseball: Schueler fans 14 for Carlos
The Carlos Cougars moved to 9-0 on the season with another dominant pitching performance, this time from Jay Schueler, in a 5-2 win over Long Prairie this past Saturday. Schueler went all nine innings for Carlos on his way to a 14-strikeout performance. He scattered five hits and...
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
June 14, 2013
Resorters League baseball: Carlos makes it look easy
The Carlos Cougars made it three straight shutouts this past weekend to move to 6-0 with a 10-0 win over Sauk Centre and a 15-0 win over Swanville. AJ Anderson allowed seven walks in the win over Sauk Centre but struck out 12. Sauk got to him for just one hit as he picked up the...
June 14, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2013
Baseball: Carlos picks up second straight win in Resorters
The Carlos Cougars have had a lot of pitching to work with in years past and this season seems no different through two games. The Cougars won their second straight game this past Saturday and notched 15 strikeouts in the process in a 6-2 game against Kensington. Mark Hillesheim...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 10, 2013
Resorters baseball: Carlos opens with 6-2 win
The Carlos Cougars got the Resorters baseball season going with a 6-2 win over Urbank-Parkers Prairie this past weekend. Mark Hillesheim got the win after allowing no hits through four innings. He walked two and struck out three before Nate Hoelscher, Jason Schueler and Matt Hoelscher...
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
"Welcoming the bluebirds" program at Lake Carlos State Park postponed
The program, "Welcoming the Bluebirds", scheduled for Saturday, April 20 at Lake Carlos State Park has been postponed until Saturday, May 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
April 19, 2013 - 1:34pm
January 30, 2013
Former Carlos city treasurer charged with felony theft
More money than you know what to do with, could be the case in Carlos. The equivalent of an average person's salary went missing between February 2011 and June 2012. After reviewing financial records for the city of Carlos, the Minnesota Office of the State Auditor (OSA) discovered...
January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 24, 2013
Fire and smoke damage Carlos home
Firefighters from two departments responded to a house fire in Carlos Tuesday night. According to law enforcement, the fire was reported at 8:55 p.m. at the David Piere residence at 18 North Douglas Street in Carlos. The homeowners were not home at the time of the fire. The house...
January 24, 2013 - 11:16am
January 23, 2013
House fire in Carlos Tuesday night
Firefighters from two departments responded to a house fire in Carlos Tuesday night. According to law enforcement, the fire was reported at 8:55 p.m. at 18 North Douglas Street in Carlos. The homeowners were not home at the time of the fire. The house was damaged in the fire, which...
January 23, 2013 - 7:35am
October 3, 2012
Carlos students complete trip around southern Minnesota
If the Carlos fifth and sixth graders had travelled 750 miles straight south from Carlos, they would have ended up somewhere in southern Oklahoma...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Cougars fail to make state tournament
The Carlos Cougars were perfect heading into the Region 14C tournament. Two losses later, they are heading home earlier than they hoped for...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Men's Senior baseball: Whitecaps look for spot at state
After a slow start, the Carlos Whitecaps have won six of their seven final games and are 8-6 heading into their final game before the state tournament for the Minnesota Senior Men's Amateur Baseball Association. "We finally have our full, healthy team back from early season injuries...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Region 14C amateur baseball: Carlos still alive, Miltona falls
Carlos is the only team from the Resorters East still alive in the Region 14C Tournament after the Cougars ended Miltona's season in the losers' bracket this past Sunday. The Cougars kept their season going with the 9-0 win over Miltona after they dropped their first game of the...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Miltona, Carlos advance to Region 14C baseball tournament
Miltona scored 12 runs as they ran past Urbank in Resorters baseball playoff action Friday night, earning a spot in the Region 14C playoffs. The Tigers fell to the Carlos Cougars 11-0 in the championship game, which also decided the pairings for the 14C tournament.
August 1, 2012 - 9:26am
July 27, 2012
Carlos Creek announces 'Stomp for a Cause'
Alexandria residents will have a chance to support local nonprofits in September when Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria debuts Stomp for a Cause at their annual Grape Stomp and Wine Festival. The three day festival, held September 14-16, features live music, art, food, craft vendors...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am