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Baseball: Chargers shutout Raiders, 13-0
Tennis: Cardinals off to a quick start
Softball: WCA takes season opener over Browerville
Trap shooting: B-E looks for a return to state
Yohnke getting offers from DI programs
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
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
David Leslie Lusty
Mildred A. Schroeder
Edward "Ed" Bitzan
LETTER: Switch to plant-based diet
LETTER: Douglas County Hospital has a secret
LETTER: Volunteers are vital part of Knute Nelson
LETTER: Some hate groups are in disguise
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
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
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Herberger's to close soon
Spring brings excitement, optimism
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
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August 16, 2013
Camper celebrates 100th birthday at Lake Carlos State Park
As he's been doing for the last 35 years or so, Ansis Vilcins returned to Lake Carlos State Park last week to enjoy the great outdoors and time...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
Nonprofits sought for Stomp for a Cause
Support local nonprofits during Carlos Creek Winery's Stomp for a Cause at its annual Grape Stomp and Wine Festival held Friday through Sunday, September 13-15 at the winery in Alexandria. The festival, featuring live music, art, food and craft vendors and daily grape stomping competitions,...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 14, 2013
Region 14C baseball: Injuries catch up to Carlos
The Carlos Cougars were left wondering what might have been when a few key injuries hurt them in the Region 14C tournament as their season fell...
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am
August 9, 2013
Region 14C baseball: Cougars keep hope alive
The Carlos Cougars are still alive in the Region 14C Tournament after going 2-1 last weekend. The Cougars lost their opening round game to the Detroit Lakes Angels 9-5 last Friday, but they bounced back to win 10-1 against the Staples Lumberbats on Saturday and 9-4 against the Clarissa...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Resorters baseball: Cougars primed for region run
The Carlos Cougars are perfect to this point in the season, but they still haven't accomplished what they set out for at the beginning of the...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
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