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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
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Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
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
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
Philip R. Harrang
Larry E. Thielmann
LETTER: Listen to living veterans and their stories
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
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
Leadership program graduates 25
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
hires and promotions
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August 21, 2013
Jefferson High School to hold world premiere one-act play festival
Jefferson High School to hold world premiere one-act play festival Forty theater students from Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria will write, cast, rehearse and perform six original 10-minute plays across Friday and Saturday, August 23-24 in their first 24-hour one-act festival,...
August 21, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Jefferson High School to hold world premiere 24-hour one-act play festival
Forty theater students from Jefferson High School in Alexandria will write, cast, rehearse and perform six original 10-minute plays across Friday...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Sports facilities are taking shape at the new high school
Alexandria athletes and sports fans are anxiously awaiting the opening of the new Alexandria High School that will give those involved in athletics...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2013
JHS spring musical tonight is postponed
The spring musical at Jefferson High School for tonight has been postponed due to the weather. It will now be held on Saturday, April 20 at 1 p.m. All tickets sold for Thursday night will automatically be transferred to the Saturday matinee. If tickets must be exchanged, stop by...
April 18, 2013 - 2:02pm
October 23, 2012
State tennis: Osakis drops team opener to Waseca
Osakis ran in to a buzz saw its opening match at the State Class A team tennis tournament this morning, falling to Waseca 7-0. The Silverstreaks drop into the consolation bracket and will play Staples-Motley at 4 p.m. today at the Reed-Sweatt Family Tennis Center in Minneapolis. Waseca...
October 23, 2012 - 11:42am
June 29, 2012
High school sports facility enhancement is a go
First class, a wow factor - those are just a few of the phrases being used to describe the facilities that Alexandria athletes will have at their...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Target shooting: Alexandria will host the Minnesota high school state clay target championships
Alexandria will be the site of the state tournament for the Minnesota State High School Clay Target League (MSHSCTL) in June. The Alexandria Shooting Park will host the tournament June 9-10, when individual and team champions will be recognized. The Minnesota State High School Clay...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2011
High school basketball: MSHSL looking for input
In celebration of 100 years of basketball tournaments, the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) is soliciting public input in selecting some of the greatest moments in both the boys' and girls' state tournament history. An online poll is available on the League website at www.mshsl.org/survey. Six...
July 6, 2011 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
JHS Math Leagues takes 1st place at last meet
The math league from Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria participated in its 5th and final meet of the season on February 9 against Breckenridge, Fergus Falls and Moorhead.
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
December 4, 2009
Three members of the Alexandria high school bowling team got a taste of what some of the competition will be like in the state tournament this Saturday when they took part in the all-conference tournament this past weekend. Nicholas Schiltgen, Will Harding and Austin Klimek are...
December 4, 2009 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
Cardinal Nation offers JHS student athletic passes
Jefferson High School (JHS) is offering students a great deal in exchange for some good behavior at all their events. Students in grades 9-12 will have an opportunity to take part in the Cardinal Nation program for the 2009-2010 school year. Those who do will receive a Cardinal...
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
Cyber Café clicks with students
It's definitely not your grandfather's library anymore. Nor is it your father's or mother's library, either. In fact, the library at Jefferson...
April 24, 2009 - 12:00am
April 22, 2009
Memories to treasure: The prom
Nearly 600 students attended this year's Jefferson High School prom in Alexandria. Leah Solum and Grant Haugen (top) and Jennifer Kleine and...
April 22, 2009 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Junior high, junior varsity results
JV baseball The JV baseball team opened their season on Tuesday night in Rocori, winning 5-3. The Cardinals played well defensively behind great pitching from Nate Nelson and Eric Carlsen. Carlsen earned the win by pitching three scoreless innings, while striking out three. Nelson...
April 17, 2009 - 12:00am
April 15, 2009
Bouressa competes at NHSCA national tournament
Alexandria senior Tom Bouressa won three of his five matches during the National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA) High School Senior Nationals...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am