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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Jan. 18
Three students struck before boarding school bus in Minn.
UPDATE: Full recovery expected for Garfield man seriously injured in northern Minnesota snowmobile crash
Osakis plans new ideas for trail
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Jan. 17
Sports schedule for Thursday, Jan. 19
NA3HL: Blizzard slides into second place with OT win over Breezy Point
Girls Hockey: Ellingson scores four in win at Detroit Lakes
Boys hockey: Cards shut out River Lakes to keep cruising
Boys basketball: Osakis runs past Bears to 8-2
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Wedding - Prescott and Harberts
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Engaged - Wood and Netter
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
William "Bill" Bahe
RLou M. Olson
Elizabeth "Liz" Gillen
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
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
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
August 16, 2013
Hinkemeyer, Carlson enter Viking Speedway HOF
One could label Jeff Hinkemeyer of St. Cloud the dominator and Tom Carlson of Alexandria the investigator, as both have been longtime members...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
Carlson helps send St. Olaf to Nationals
Former Cardinal and current St. Olaf women's golfer Maxine Carlson helped the Oles capture the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) championship for the second straight season earlier this month. St. Olaf capped off the three-day tournament by shooting a 322 on October...
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
June 17, 2011
State Class AAA girls' golf: Alexandria's Carlson eighth at state
It was a good way to end a high school career as Alexandria senior Maxine Carlson finished tied for eighth with a two-day total 159 at the State...
June 17, 2011 - 12:00am
June 8, 2011
Alex girls' golf: Cards second, Carlson advances to state
Alexandria senior Maxine Carlson will represent the Cardinal girls' golf team at the State Class AAA meet next week after her third place finish in the Section 8AAA competition at Long Prairie Thursday and Friday. Carlson's 174 was just three shots behind medalist Lexi Bollant of...
June 8, 2011 - 12:00am
January 28, 2011
Carlson shoots for Nationals
Alexandria snowboarder Cody Carlson has positioned himself to make a run at nationals after putting together two days of solid runs at a qualifying...
January 28, 2011 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
Commentary - A story about the wise old man I should have listened to
About three years ago, I was golfing in a tournament at Geneva Golf Club. It was a hot day and I remember this older gentleman at the number-eight tee box. I can't remember his name, but I will never forget him. He was putting on some sunscreen and offered it to me. He was very insistent...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
It's third time turkey farm has been hit by tornado
The third time was definitely not the charm for Terry and Janet Carlson of Parkers Prairie. The tornado that ripped through parts of Douglas...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
A heckuva halibut
Most experienced fishermen have an infamous "big fish" story or two - blurring the line between fact and fiction. But in the case of Phil Carlson...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
July 22, 2009
Discipleship training strengthens faith
When Katie Carlson went overseas, she came home with a stronger faith. A 2006 graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria, Carlson recently...
July 22, 2009 - 12:00am
June 12, 2009
Dale, Carlson win national qualifier
Cardinal seniors from this past year Sam Dale and Ari Carlson both helped lead their Mizuno Minnesota Junior Olympic volleyball team to a pair...
June 12, 2009 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Emelia Carlson received a surprise visit from her dad, Christian Carlson, whom she hadn't seen since last August, while she was in class at Lincoln...
April 17, 2009 - 12:00am
March 11, 2009
Children's book author to visit elementary students
Children's book author and illustrator Nancy Carlson will visit area elementary students in March. She will visit District 206 K-3rd grade classrooms March 17-19, and will speak at a Community Night event on March 17 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Discovery Middle School. The visit was...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2008
Holly Augusta Carlson
Holly Augusta Carlson, age 85 of Port Wing, Wis. died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2008 at Northern Lights Health Care Center in Washburn, Wis. after a courageous two year battle with cancer. She was born March 16, 1923 in Scandia the daughter of Robert & Sorophia (Nordstrom) Swenson. She...
September 4, 2008 - 12:00am