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UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
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Eagles Horseshoe League Standings
Trap Shooting: Perfect score from Brezina leads Alexandria shooters
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
Baseball: Merritt tosses complete game in starting pitching debut
Track and field: A-B-E sends eight to sections
National Day of Prayer observed
Guitarist performs for First Friday in Evansville
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Runestone, Legacy of the Lakes museums unveil new exhibits
At Ole Oppe Fest, Big Ole will meet new family member
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
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Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Kathleen Rose Kaar
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Richard "Dick" H. Hodgson
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Hardware Hank's is Official Barbie Trade-In Headquarters
Commentary: Reforms protect your water and your wallet
Letter: Pray for persecuted Christians
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
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On The Street
October 18, 2010
Card athletes honored
SPORTSMANSHIP The Alexandria boys' and girls' soccer teams were both awarded the Central Lakes Conference sportsmanship award for the 2010 season. CLC PERFORMERS OF THE WEEK Parker Giroux, Shanee Herd and Will Sieling were all named Central Lakes Conference performers of the week...
October 18, 2010 - 8:46am
October 8, 2010
Card cross country: Top-shelf runners head to Alexandria tomorrow
'The 38th annual Lions Cross Country "Meet of Champions" will again feature the cream of the crop as more than 1,300 runners from 21 schools are expected to be on hand at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center tomorrow, Saturday. Leading the list of premier runners is Alexandria...
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am
October 6, 2010
Card girls' cross country: Piepenburg leads Cards
Class AA's second-ranked Jamie Piepenburg cruised to an easy win at the John Hermes Invitational in Fergus Falls Thusday, helping her Card girls'...
October 6, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
Cross country: Knight, Laker runners battle top athletes at NLS
The West Central Area's girls' and boys' cross country teams finished sixth and seventh respectively at the huge multi-team New London-Spicer Invitational last Thursday, while Minnewaska ran with incomplete teams in both divisions. Knight senior Kyle Toms finished second to Jacob...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
September 17, 2010
Cross country: Knight runners second at Pelican Rapids
In a field of 11 teams, both the West Central Area boys' and girls' cross country squads finished second to Park Rapids Monday, with the boys' team being led by Kyle and Alex Toms, with the girls' leader freshman Kylee Fernholz. "We didn't have any meets last week, so we had the...
September 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
Card girls' cross country: Piepenburg first, Cards second at DL Invite
No. 2 ranked Jamie Piepenburg was on fire last Thursday as she ran to her second straight first place finish as she led the Cardinal girls' cross country team to second at the Detroit Lakes Invitational. The Cardinal junior outdistanced second place Haylie Zenner of Fergus Falls...
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am
Card boys' cross country: Alexandria runs to second at DL
The Cardinal boys' cross country team had surprise competition at the Detroit Lakes Invitational Thursday afternoon as No. 5 ranked Moorhead was on the docket. "They [Moorhead] were not listed on the meet information as a participating team," said Card coach Mark Nelsen.
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am
September 10, 2010
Cross country: Christianson eighth at LQPV
Minnewaska junior Halle Christianson led the Laker girls at their second cross country meet of the season, finishing eighth at Lac qui Parle Valley last Thursday. Christianson clocked in at 17:47, while teammate Mady Phillips was 30th in 20:59. In the boys' division, the Lakers...
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Cross country: Alexandria teams surge to front in opener
Junior Jamie Piepenburg and senior Zach Hodgson cruised to first place individual finishes at the annual Brainerd "Run for Your Melon" season-opening meet Thursday as the boys' squad had the first three individual spots to take the team title. The Cardinal girls were second to Brainerd...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
Cross country: WCA's Toms leads Knights to first
The West Central Area (WCA) boys' cross country team used a 1-2 finish and a late push from Bryan Starner to take first place at the Breckenridge...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
September 3, 2010
Cross country: WCA's Toms defends Morris Early Bird title
West Central Area senior Kyle Toms defended his Morris Early Bird cross country title Monday, finishing the boys' varsity race in 17:12, leading his squad to a sixth place finish in the 18-team field. Toms was followed by his brother, Alex, a freshman, who finished 13th. Senior Neil...
September 3, 2010 - 12:00am
June 16, 2010
Gold rush: Girls' second at state track and field meet
It was state championships all around for Cardinal junior Rosey Erickson and sophomore Jamie Piepenburg. Erickson captured the State Class AA...
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am