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Two Minnesota tribes authorized to kill 10 moose this fall
Two adults, 4-year-old injured in rollover on I-94
AgweekTV: Combining Ag and Learning
Prosecutor says officers justified in shooting of sex offender
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
6A volleyball: Chargers four seed in subsection tourney
Football: ACGC shuts out Lakers
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
The Bible: More reliable than any story in history
Celebrate the harvest with Applefest
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
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Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
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A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
Lorraine M. Essler
Allan D. Olk
Eunice Mae Lydia Backlund
LETTER: Kulp shows strength, determination
LETTER: Sen. Westrom listens to constituents
LETTER: Westrom willing to 'go to the mat'
LETTER: Vote for growth and opportunity
IT'S OUR TURN: What does asthma feel like?
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
hires and promotions
On The Street
April 12, 2013
Alex JO 16s take first at Sauk Centre Slam Fest
The Alexandria JO 16s volleyball team took first place in the 17s division at Sauk Centre Slam Fest on April 7. The team has had a successful...
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
April 5, 2013
Alexandria 15s are champions
The Alexandria JO 15s Red team took first place in the 16s division at the College of St. Benedict's Junior Olympic volleyball tournament recently....
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
February 22, 2013
JO 15s Red team first
The Alexandria JO volleyball 15s Red team was first in the 16s division at the 4th annual Lakes Volleyball Tournament in Forest Lake recently....
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Alexandria JO 12 volleyball team wins tourney
The Alexandria JO 12's volleyball team enjoyed a successful season. The team took Gold Division championship honors at the St. Cloud Volleyball...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
May 25, 2011
Perino becomes first female elected to NSSA national board
Alexandria native Mary Jo Perino continues to leave her mark on the journalism field as she became the first female ever elected to the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA) National Board recently. The NSSA national president Ron Morris announced the decision...
May 25, 2011 - 12:00am
February 18, 2011
Alexandria JO 14 Red team takes top honors
The Alexandria JO 14 Red Volleyball team has enjoyed a remarkable season so far. The team opened its season with a Play Day in Monticello on...
February 18, 2011 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Alexandria Select 16s win tourney
The Alexandria Select 16s JO volleyball team finished first in the Mankato tournament in April. Members of the team included (left to right)...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
May 5, 2010
Osakis JO girls win title
The Osakis JO 15-under volleyball team captured first place in the Hutchinson tournament recently. Members of the team include (back, left to...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2010
Perino named sportscaster of the year
Alexandria native Mary Jo Perino could not believe the latest bit of recognition she received for her work as a sportscaster at WLEX-TV in Lexington, Kentucky. Perino, the daughter of John and Sandy Perino of Alexandria, was recently named the sportscaster of the year for the state...
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2009
Column - No pain, no gain
I actually paid money to do this? It was a question that went through my mind frequently in the weeks leading up to a half marathon in Fargo, North Dakota on May 9. Especially as my aching hips argued in protest at the mere thought of being forced to run another mile. But once I...
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
March 20, 2009
Column - Tell the little bird to shut up
Life's too short to tweet. Call me negative. Call me anti-information highway. Call me wary of sharing every facet of my life with complete strangers via the Internet. Call me unwilling to embrace the marvels of technology. But I don't think embracing the marvels of technology...
March 20, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Column - A win-win program
I've been thinking about it for a long time, but this week I finally did it. I signed up to be a lunch buddy. A lunch buddy is an adult who volunteers to meet with an elementary school student twice a month during their lunchtime. It's such a small time commitment, but to a child,...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
On the Street - 01-02-09
Mary Jo Brandt is a recipient of the Knute Nelson's (KN) "Tree of Excellence" award. This award is the highest level of recognition through the KN Employee Recognition Program. Brandt has been employed at Knute Nelson for almost 21 years in the nursing department and is currently...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am