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On The Street
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
August 12, 2011
Region 14C baseball: String of seven state trips ends for Carlos
The Carlos Cougars saw their season come to an abrupt end last weekend in the Region 14C tournament. The Cougars dropped two shootouts by one run each. The Bertha Blazers opened with a 12-11 win last Friday before the Staples Lumberbats ended Carlos' season with a 10-9 win in the...
August 12, 2011 - 12:00am
August 10, 2011
Northwest Minnesota baseball: Whitecaps just one weekend away from title
Winning two of three Sunday kept the Carlos Whitecaps cruising toward a Northwest Minnesota League title, a crown that will be determined next weekend when Carlos faces Urbank and Perham. Along with the title, those three games will also decide the overall seedings for the state...
August 10, 2011 - 12:00am
August 3, 2011
Resorters baseball: Miltona grabs East championship with 6-0 win over Carlos
The big arm of Miltona's Colin Erickson helped carry the Tigers to the Resorters East tournament championship Saturday night. Erickson, a former Cardinal high school pitcher, threw seven shutout innings and allowed just three hits as he struck out 15 to pick up the 6-0 win over the...
August 3, 2011 - 12:00am
July 29, 2011
Resorters East baseball: Pitchers' duel ends in walk-off
An expected pitcher's duel with two of the best hurlers in the Resorters League lived up to its billing in Miltona last Saturday as the Tigers...
July 29, 2011 - 12:00am
July 22, 2011
Baseball: Carlos tied for division lead
The Carlos Whitecaps welcomed in the Menahga-Sebeka Silver Relics last Friday and sent them home with a 9-8 loss that left the two teams tied...
July 22, 2011 - 12:00am
July 15, 2011
Baseball: Whitecaps go 1-2 at Cold Spring tourney
The Carlos Whitecaps dropped a pair of games in the Cold Spring tournament last weekend, picking up one win. "Overall, I'm happy with the weekend,"...
July 15, 2011 - 12:00am
July 8, 2011
Baseball: Miltona dominates Carlos
The Miltona Tigers are on their way to a Resorters East title after a dominating performance against the second-place team in the division last Friday. Miltona traveled to Carlos and waited through a short rain delay before taking down the Cougars 12-1. The Tigers wasted no time...
July 8, 2011 - 12:00am
Baseball: Carlos Whitecaps look to defend state title
The Carlos Whitecaps are hoping to defend their State Class B title this year and have won four straight after dropping their opener. The Perham...
July 8, 2011 - 12:00am
June 3, 2011
Baseball: Carlos Cougars now 2-0
The always competitive Carlos Cougars improved to 2-0 on the early season with a 5-0 win over Ashby this past Saturday. The Cougars got a dominating start by Alexandria's Mark Hillesheim on the mound. Hillesheim allowed just two hits and two walks against the A's lineup. He struck...
June 3, 2011 - 12:00am
May 31, 2011
Carlos Cougars to host baseball clinic Saturday
The Carlos Cougars baseball team will host a free youth baseball clinic at Fireman's Field in Carlos on Saturday, June 4. The clinic will start at 2 p.m. and is available to any young baseball player who would like to attend. Those who attend are only required to bring their glove....
May 31, 2011 - 10:57am
May 4, 2011
1245818 Public Notice - Carlos Township Animal Ordinance
Public Notice Publish May 4, 2011 CARLOS TOWNSHIP ORDINANCE NO. 2011-1 DOG AND CAT ANIMAL CONTROL ORDINANCE CARLOS TOWNSHIP SUBDIVISION 1. LIMITATIONS IN OWNERSHIP No family, group of persons or business entity, residing in Carlos Township, or conducting business in Carlos...
May 4, 2011 - 12:00am
April 20, 2011
Fire damages house in Carlos
Fire damaged a house in Carlos shortly before midnight on Monday. The Douglas County Law Enforcement Center received a 911 call about the fire at 15 North Douglas Avenue at 11:58 p.m. The Carlos Fire Department and Douglas County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene. The residence...
April 20, 2011 - 12:00am