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Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
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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)
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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
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August 14, 2017
Alexandria Horseshoe League singles tournament results
The Alexandria Horseshoe League wrapped up its singles tournament recently as Janet Larson took home the Class A title with a perfect 4-0 record....
August 14, 2017 - 11:09am
May 15, 2017
Alexandria Horseshoe League kicks off
WEEK ONE SCORES Coffee Pot Cafe 7, WSN 1 American Food Group 6, Flippin' Fabulous 2 Jack's Auto Body & Glass 6, Starner Farms 2 Thomas-Lauren Co. 6, Nerium 2 Cenex 4, Design Tree 4
May 15, 2017 - 1:37pm
September 5, 2013
A common love for chasing ringers
Evansville's Alan Larson was around 5 years old when he picked up a horseshoe that had fallen off one of the horses on the family farm and started...
September 5, 2013 - 10:30am
September 3, 2013
Out and About
Many of the best horseshoe pitchers in the state were in Alexandria over the weekend for a state tournament at the Runestone Community Center. The action began on Friday and continued through Monday. State champions were determined in men's, junior, women's and elderly divisions....
September 3, 2013 - 9:03am
August 14, 2013
Horseshoe league results
Alexandria Horseshoe League Week 11 results Carquest (Jerry Werk and Jerry Zastrow) defeated WSN (Tim Bayerl and Lydon Sletto) 8-0 Ron's Warehouse (Mike Edwards and Bill Thoennes) defeated Steussy Diesel (Tim Lais and Brian Hoppe) 8-0 Cenex (Chuck Betterman and Mike Wegener) defeated...
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am
July 10, 2013
EAGLES HORSESHOES July 1, 2013 Results after week 8 Jim Syverson/Dale Anderson - 56 Jeff Thompson/Jack Petrillo - 50 Gary Boots/Bill Thoennes - 50 Jim Rushford/Tony Slaamat - 40 Jerry Zastrow/Judy Carlson - 39 Bob Robateck/Chuck Betterman - 32 Jeff Saiko/Mary Botten - 25 Brian...
July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
June 26, 2013
Eagles Horseshoe league
EAGLES HORSESHOE LEAGUE THURSDAY NIGHT Gary Kirckof-Byrne Rising 36 Tom Courneya-Jerry Nelson 27 Kia Larson-Rick Maxwell 26 Randy Mayer-Bo Bell 21 Dan Larson-Bruce Noetzelman 18 Justin Schroeder-Kristy Brackett 16 Silas Norby-Ryan Grant 14 Jayde Norby-Jodi Hodek 10 RINGERS...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 7, 2013
Eagles Horseshoe leagues
EAGLES HORSESHOES THURSDAY NIGHT LEAGUE MAY 30 Gary Kirckof-Byrne Rising 28 Kia Larson-Rick Maxwell 21 Randy Mayer-Bo Bell 21 Dan Larson-Bruce Noetzelman 18 Tom Courneya-Jerry Nelson 18 Justin Schroeder-Kristy Brackett 14 Silas Norby-Ryan Grant 5 Jayde Norby-Jodi Hodek 4 RINGERS...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
June 5, 2013
Eagles Horseshoe League
EAGLES HORSESHOE MONDAY LEAGUE MAY 13 Jim Syverson-Dale Anderson 14 Shane Johnson-Justin Dummer 13 Jeff Thompson-Jack Petrillo 13 Gary Boots-Bill Thoennes 10 Charles Phillips-Jerry Stark 10 Bob Robateck-Chuck Betterman 9 Jerry Zastrow-Judy Carlson 9 Jim Rushford-Tony Slaamat 8 Brian...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2013
EAGLES HORSESHOE MONDAY LEAGUE MAY 6 Jim Rushford-Tony Slaamat 8 Jim Syverson-Dale Anderson 6 Jeff Thompson-Jack Petrillo 6 Shane Johnson-Justin Dummer 5 Jerry Zastrow-Judy Carlson 4 Roger Schwegel-Matt Meyers 4 Brian Larson-Brad Mattocks 4 Charles Phillips-Jerry Stark 4 Josh...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
State horseshoes: Foss wins open championship
The Larsons of Evansville were not the only horseshoe pitchers from the Alexandria Horseshoe League playing in the state tournament recently. Byron Foss of Alexandria competed in the Elders E Open Class, finishing first with a 4-1 record and 220 points, hitting 103 ringers. Kendra...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
State horseshoes: Evansville's Janet Larson is a champion again
For the second time in 11 years, Evansville's Janet Larson has brought home the highest award that Minnesota horseshoe pitchers can achieve -...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
Alexandria Horseshoe League playoffs
AUGUST 21 CHAMPIONSHIP BRACKET Evansville Hardware 6, Corral Supper Club 2 - Game 1 - Corral 208, Evansville 192; Game 2 - Evansville 219, Corral 213; Game 3 - Evansville 220, Corral 206. EVANSVILLE - Al Larson 83 ringers, 299 points; Janet Larson 59 ringers, 248 points. CORRAL...
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
Eagles Horseshoe League results
EAGLES HORSESHOE RESULTS AUGUST 20 Jeff Thompson-Jack Petrillo 118 Steve Roquette-Wayne Roquette 107 Jeff Saiko-Stacy Hager 103 Jerry Zastrow-Judy Carlson 100 Byrne Rising-Gary Kirchoff 98 Jim Syverson-Dale Anderson 96 Chuck Betterman-Bob Robatcek 88 Tom Courneya-Jerry Nelson 85 James...
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Eagles Horseshoe playoffs
Standings after Week 15 (Player, ringers, total score) 1. Jeff Thompson bye/Jack Petrillo bye - 104 2. Jerry Zastrow vac./Judy Carlson 21 - 92 3. Steve Roquette 28/Wayne Roquette 26 - 91 4. Jeff Saiko 5/Stacy Hager bye - 91 5. Byrne Rising 69/Gary Kirchoff 32 - 88 6. Jim Syverson...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am