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Updated with ID: Barrett teen dies in car fire
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Knowledge Bowl students head to regionals
Blizzard hockey: New Ulm wins game three to end Alexandria's season
Blizzard hockey: Steel force a game three after win in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Minnewaska to face third-seeded Caledonia in state opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria heads home with chance to put away the series against New Ulm
Girls basketball: Alexandria finishes sixth in Class AAA state tournament
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
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Brian B. Eide
OUR TURN: A year (and a half) in the life of an editor
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
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
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
Brand specialist to speak
Heartland near top for knee replacement
hires and promotions
on the street
April 14, 2010
Blizzard head to the finals
Home ice seems to hold a little extra magic for the Blizzard. After splitting its first two road games at Owatonna by one goal each, Alexandria...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
February 26, 2010
Area girls' basketball results
Ashby 73, Henning 60 The Ashby girls' basketball team jumped out to an early lead and held on late in a 73-60 win over Henning on Monday night. Mackenzie Schmuck led the way with a career night. She finished with 25 points and 17 rebounds, both season highs. Amanda Johnson followed...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
January 20, 2010
CLC performers of the week
Kate Gearman, girls' basketball, and Sarah Peper, Nordic skiing, were named Central Lakes Conference performers of the week in their respective sports.
January 20, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
All-Central Lakes Conference fall teams, standings
FOOTBALL SARTELL - Tony Schmitz, Rob Voshell, Mike Schramel, Sean Tillman, Josh Kremer, Cole Jenkins, Brent Orndorff. ALEXANDRIA - Ross Thompson, Mark Whiting, Colin Erickson, Parker Giroux, Bobby Guetter Jr., Joe Hurlbut. SAUK RAPIDS-RICE - Jake Hachnel, David Kroger, John Statz,...
December 31, 2009 - 12:00am
December 4, 2009
Card girls win CLC hockey opener
The Cardinal girls' hockey team jumped out early and pulled away late to make sure it picked up its first Central Lakes Conference win of the...
December 4, 2009 - 12:00am
Dance team sixth at CLC contest
The Cardinal dance team took to the road to get its season started and came back with a sixth-place finish from Sartell on Tuesday night. Twelve girls make up the Alexandria varsity dance team this season. The team's kick routine is fast paced with a lot of difficulty in the variety...
December 4, 2009 - 12:00am
November 26, 2009
Prairie to Woods Whitetails recognized with awards The Prairie to Woods Whitetails branch in west central Minnesota hit the ground running in its first year of existence. The local branch secured the New Branch of the Year Award in 2009. It was a year that included raising more...
November 26, 2009 - 12:00am
November 24, 2009
Wrestling booster meeting The Cardinal wrestling boosters will hold their December booster meeting on Monday, November 30. This is a change to accommodate the members that will attend the Cardinal football awards banquet on December 7. All other booster meetings are scheduled for...
November 24, 2009 - 12:00am
November 20, 2009
Spaghetti dinner The Alexandria Boys' Hoops Booster invites everyone to a spaghetti dinner on Monday, November 30 from 5-7 p.m., hosted by the Elks Lodge. A free will offering will benefit the Alexandria boys' basketball program. Basketball enthusiasts and player families who...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am
November 18, 2009
Indoor soccer The Alexandria YMCA is offering indoor soccer for pre-kindergarten through kindergarten and 1st through 2nd graders on Saturday mornings beginning November 21 at Luther Crest Bible Camp. Pre-kindergarten and kindergarten players will meet from 9:30-10:15 a.m., while...
November 18, 2009 - 12:00am
November 13, 2009
Bowlers capture WCCS title
The Alexandria high school bowling team captured the West Central Conference South (WCCS) team championship recently, having won 10 matches,...
November 13, 2009 - 12:00am
November 4, 2009
Thompson earns All-CLC honors in swimming
The Alexandria swimming and diving team finished eighth at the Central Lakes Conference swimming and diving meet on Saturday. Sam Thompson led the Cardinals as the lone swimmer earning all-conference honors. That came in the 200 freestyle, where she finished second in a time of...
November 4, 2009 - 12:00am
November 1, 2009
Sports results - Sunday, November 1
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31 FOOTBALL Alexandria 21, Detroit Lakes 7 Pierz 37, Osakis 0 SWIMMING Alexandria at CLC championships: Team scores -- 1. Sartell 428; 2. Brainerd 309; 3. Fergus Falls 298.5; 4. Sauk Rapids 261.5; 5. St. Cloud Tech 240; 6. Little Falls 223; 7. Willmar 193.5;...
November 1, 2009 - 7:12am
October 23, 2009
Cardinals corral third straight CLC crown
The Cardinal volleyball team's run of dominance in the Central Lakes Conference continued on Tuesday night as Alexandria clinched the outright...
October 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Runner up finishes for Cardinal runners
In the closest competition in recent years, the Cardinal cross country teams both finished second at the Central Lakes Conference championships...
October 23, 2009 - 12:00am