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November 2, 2017
Alexandria football section championship moved up to 5 p.m.
November 2, 2017 - 12:47pm
September 16, 2017
Andrew Revering of Alexandria puts a hit on Charlie Geraets of Brainerd on Saturday. (Judd Martinson | Echo Press)
Brainerd rallies to spoil Alexandria Homecoming
September 16, 2017 - 7:38pm
September 4, 2017
"It's breathtaking; it connects you directly to 1865," said Alan Page, of his favorite artifact -- the canvas handmade banner from when Lincoln was assassinated. Alan and Diane Page have an extensive collection of African-American artifacts including many Jim Crow pieces. They are looking for a venue to display the items because they believe the items are matters relevant to current racial happenings in the country. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
'We have to confront it:' Former Viking, Minnesota Supreme Court justice Page wants to display collection of Jim Crow-era artifacts and memorabilia to wider audience
September 4, 2017 - 11:55am
August 26, 2017
Special Olympics athlete Julie Schmidt (left) lifts a medicine ball as part of a circuit training workout at Crossfit Allectus in Alexandria Saturday morning. The event included Special Olympics athletes and their unified partners, as well as members of Crossfit Allectus. A flag football scrimmage against Crossfit Allectus, followed by a car wash fundraiser for Special Olympics, was originally planned but was cancelled due to rain. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Special Olympics flag football/ car wash fundraiser postponed
August 26, 2017 - 10:53am
July 18, 2017
A rendering of the interior of the Vikings' new practice facility under construction in Eagan. Courtesy photo / Minnesota Vikings
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
July 18, 2017 - 5:24pm
March 21, 2017
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers shakes hands with Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen at Lambeau Field Dec. 24 Dan Powers/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin via USA TODAY Sports
Vikings finalize deal with WR Thielen
March 21, 2017 - 1:06pm
December 23, 2016
After Blair Walsh was cut from the Vikings on Nov. 15, Daniel Jackson, 10, decided to create his own team and ask Walsh to be one of the players. On Dec. 22, Daniel received a package in the mail from Walsh, including a letter agreeing to be on the team and some kicking equipment. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
A Christmas gift that fits to a 'tee'
December 23, 2016 - 4:12pm
October 7, 2016
Alexandria head coach Mike Empting talks to his defense after the first series against Bemidji this past Saturday at Alexandria Area High School. Empting takes his Cardinals to Brainerd this Saturday for a matchup against the 4-1 Warriors on their homecoming. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Powers clash in Brainerd: Cards try to stay unbeaten against 4-1 Warriors
October 7, 2016 - 8:56am
Take a stand on a 'field of faith'
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
October 1, 2016
Crowds of people pack Broadway in Alexandria Saturday for the Homecoming parade. The Alexandria Cardinals football team will be taking on the Bemidji Lumberjacks Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Alexandria Area High School.
Alex Homecoming parade fills Broadway: Cards take on Bemidji Lumberjacks
October 1, 2016 - 12:25pm
September 3, 2016
The Alexandria Cardinal football team, cheerleaders and mascot gather for a meet and greet at Elden's Fresh Foods Saturday. The cheerleaders include (left to right) Brooklyn VonBank, Olivia Swiridow and Emersyn Harris. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Cardinal power!
September 3, 2016 - 1:34pm
July 1, 2016
A view of the new Minnesota Vikings stadium, with downtown Minneapolis in the background, shows it is completed. U.S. Bank Stadium was turned over to the state on Friday, June 17.  (Photo courtesy of Minnesota Vikings)
Viking stadium finished ahead of schedule
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
February 7, 2016
Pizza Nachos are sure to be a game-day crowd pleaser. (Photo by Accent contributor Jessica Karley Rerick)
Line up your favorite nacho toppings for a big game buffet
February 7, 2016 - 10:00am
August 22, 2015
Alexandria Cardinal football players, coaches, cheerleaders and the mascot gather for a quick photo with employees at Elden's Fresh Foods in Alexandria this morning. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Fired up for football; Cards' season is under way
August 22, 2015 - 7:22pm
September 15, 2014
Vikings say Peterson will play Sunday
September 15, 2014 - 11:47am