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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
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
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
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
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
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
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
on the street
April 19, 2018
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Despite not yet having a team assembled, NorthStar Christian Academy in Alexandria has been accepted into the inaugural season of the North American...
April 19, 2018 - 5:00pm
NA3HL Hockey: WarHawks cut ties to Blaisuis
WILLMAR - Seventeen games into his second season behind the bench, Chris Blaisuis is out as head coach of the Willmar WarHawks. Steve Yurichuck...
November 19, 2017 - 8:08pm
July 31, 2013
Resch replaces Woods as Cards' head hockey coach
Alexandria's Ian Resch was approved by the School District 206 Board of Education in late June as the new head coach for the Cardinal boys' hockey...
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
Resch announced as new Alex boys hockey coach
District 206 officially announced the hiring of Alexandria's Ian Resch as the new varsity boys' hockey coach in a news release on Thursday. Resch will replace former coach Scott Woods, who was not brought back after going 94-66-8 in six years at the helm of the Cardinal boys' program....
July 26, 2013 - 1:54pm
April 17, 2013
Ecklund, Skinner earn NA3HL hockey awards
Ian Ecklund and Garrett Skinner were two of the best players on the Blizzard roster this past season and both earned post-season honors when...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 5, 2013
Boys' hockey: Allen named Cardinal MVP
The Alexandria boys' hockey team named senior goaltender Ben Allen the team MVP at its season-ending awards banquet recently. That was one of many awards Allen took home after posting a 92.7 save percentage and holding teams to a 2.4 goals against average. Allen was a second team...
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
Kalley's challenge: Life after hockey
Editor's note: This is part two of a two-part series on how concussions suffered in hockey altered the life of Jefferson high School junior Kalley...
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Kalley's Challenge: Concussions cut short career
Editor's note: This is part one of a two-part series on how two concussions suffered in hockey have altered the life of Jefferson High School...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
March 29, 2013
Blizzard hockey: Season ends in controversy
Having a season come to an end is bad enough but the way things ended for the Alexandria Blizzard left head coach Jeff Crouse still searching...
March 29, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Allen showcased in Great 8 tournament
Alexandria's Ben Allen was one of two goaltenders represented on the Section 6A-6AA team at the Ted Brill Great 8 hockey tournament this past...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
Blizzard go down battling
Alexandria was able to stave off elimination Friday night, handing the Granite City Lumberjacks a 3-2 loss in game three of the best-of-five...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
March 24, 2013
Blizzard hockey: Late goal lifts Granite City to series win
It was a bitter battle, but in the end, it was Granite City emerging with the 1-0 victory Saturday night that ended the season for the Alexandria Blizzard in NA3HL playoff action. Both teams finished the night perfect in penalty kills and both goalies had stellar nights as the Blizzard's...
March 24, 2013 - 7:25am
March 23, 2013
Blizzard take 3-2 win from Granite City in playoffs
After leading 3-1 in the third period, the Alexandria Blizzard held off Granite City in a home game for a 3-2 win in game three of the NA3HL playoffs Friday night. Ian Ecklund, on assists from Tom Schmidt and Danny Pelzer, scored the opening goal of the game at 12:07, but Granite...
March 23, 2013 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria still believes
It isn't often a team returns home down 0-2 in a best-of-five playoff series and feels good about how it's playing. That is the position the...
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria digs 0-2 playoff hole
By Lori Mork firstname.lastname@example.org In both of their first two playoff games, the Alexandria Blizzard outshot Granite City 28-18 and 30-22, and...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am