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Elementary students have their day
Horseshoe League standings: Week one
Boys golf: Osakis’ season ends at the 5A meet
Baseball: Local players, coach named to all-star series
Girls golf: McGinty shoots 68, but Lakers 11 shots back of Tigers at sections
Osakis’ Eldred named to Ms. Minnesota watch list
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Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Philip R. Harrang
Herbert G. Hoppe Jr.
Larry E. Thielmann
Lori A. Hornberger
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LETTER: Citizens define gun safety issue
1968: Rotary sponsors measles immunizations
LETTER: Hospital erred in name change
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
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
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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
Lake Carlos State Park to host multiple events
Lake Carlos State Park will host special programs for kids and adults alike in the coming week. Following is a list of the events available: July 28 7 to 8 p.m. Meet a Wildland Firefighter Meet wildland firefighter Ryan Anderson at the Lake Carlos State Park amphitheater to...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Cougars baseball: Carlos records two more shutouts
The Carlos Cougars' season-long trend of dominant pitching performances continued in back-to-back shutouts of Miltona and Urbank-Parkers Prairie. The...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Resorters baseball: Carlos Cougars win two more
The Carlos Cougars got two more gems on the mound and used two late runs on Saturday to sweep two more games over the weekend. The Cougars scored single runs in the sixth and seventh innings to secure a 2-1 win over Long Prairie on Saturday. That came a day after rolling past Clarissa...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Resorters baseball: Cougars poised for state tourney run
This past Saturday, it was Joe Snaza's turn to do what seemingly every pitcher has done for the Carlos Cougars this summer. The Cougars came...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Resorters League baseball: Cougars, Miltona win
The Carlos Cougars remained perfect on the season this past weekend as they improved to 9-0 behind two easy wins against Sauk Centre and Urbank-Parkers Prairie. Brandon-Evansville also got a 13-1 win over Kensington in Resorters West action to improve to 7-1 in league play. Carlos...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
CenterPoint Energy awards Carlos Community Partnership Grant
CenterPoint Energy recently awarded the city of Carlos a $2,500 Community Partnership Grant for radio communications equipment for emergency responders that will be used to serve the community. "We are pleased that our Community Partnership Grants provide financial support to cities...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
September 2, 2011
Whitecaps baseball: Carlos third in State Class A Senior baseball tournament
Hauling home hardware from state tournaments seems to be a theme for the Carlos Whitecaps senior baseball team. Last year's inaugural season brought the Class C championship trophy for Carlos and in their second season of existence, the Whitecaps have added to the trophy case with...
September 2, 2011 - 12:00am
August 26, 2011
State Senior Baseball: Whitecaps split, move into Class A bracket
A bloop hit in the bottom of the seventh cost Carlos a chance to battle for the State Class AA senior baseball title last weekend as the Whitecaps...
August 26, 2011 - 12:00am
August 19, 2011
Whitecaps baseball: Carlos on to Senior Men's state tournament
In just their second season as a team, the Carlos Whitecaps will be returning to the Minnesota Senior Men's Amateur Baseball Association (MSMABA) tournament. The defending Class B champions will not be able to defend their title, however, after the seeding committee placed them in...
August 19, 2011 - 12:00am