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Global warming topic draws big crowd
Dayton proposes six-week parental leave for state workers
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
How much do candidates have in their campaign coffers?
Young professionals sought for annual publication
Girls hockey: Cards overcome slow start to secure their spot in the 6A title game
Wrestling: Cards seventh in Saturday's 8-3A tournament
Girls basketball: Cards host military appreciation night tonight
Wrestling: Cards handle Sabre in final dual
Boys basketball: Fourth-ranked Comets clip Lakers
DMS to hold student-parent-teacher conferences
Calling all artists for Phelps Mill Festival
Hike on candlelit trails at Glacial Lakes State Park
Spelling to the top
Embrace love of reading at ECFE event
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Births - through Jan. 31, 2016
Marriage Applications - Feb. 5, 2016
Births through Jan. 25, 2016
A pair of skis among the trees
Mike Frisch: The winter search for perch
Worth the wait
By the numbers: A look at some local fisheries from 2015 DNR surveys
Mike Frisch: Target crappies for good mid-winter bite
Norman D. Dittberner
Edmond "Eddie" Koep
Donald W. "Don" Carlson
IN THE KNOW: Incentives are used to attract business development
From the archives - 1991: Merchant seamen granted veterans status
LETTER: Help choose the right candidate
LETTER: Gearing up for the big fight
Awards go beyond pages in newspaper
The changing face of agriculture
Annual survey relies on farmers' participation
Beef Team to host Cow/Calf Days
Growing good habits in the New Year
Grants available to help add value to agriculture
ON THE JOB: Jessica Gadbaw, Correctional Officer
Annual Chamber celebration set for Feb. 11
Douglas County representative needed to fill board vacancy
Douglas County Hospital awarded accreditation
On the Street - Jan. 29, 2016
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January 13, 2016
Wrestling: Knights dominate home tri
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team improved to 17-0 on the season with another dominant performance in a home triangular on Tuesday. The Knights beat Border West 54-10 and took care of New York Mills 45-27. They used three forfeit wins against NYM to help...
January 13, 2016 - 11:29am
January 11, 2016
Boys basketball: Anderson guides Knights past Swanville
The West Central Area boys basketball team built a 25-16 lead by the break and held on in the second half for a 57-48 win over Swanville. Senior forward Ben Anderson had a big game with 26 points and eight rebounds for WCA. Senior guard Rylee Peterson added 12 points, six rebounds,...
January 11, 2016 - 12:43pm
January 8, 2016
Wrestling: Knights keep rolling in home tri sweep
The fourth-ranked West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team was at it again on Thursday night as the Knights dominated two matches in their home triangular. Morris Area-Hancock-Chokio-Alberta was a 64-12 victim, while Royalton/Upsala fell by a 55-12 final score. The...
January 8, 2016 - 12:52pm
January 6, 2016
Wrestling: Knights dominate Ortonville
A dominant season for Class A's fourth-ranked West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team continued on Tuesday night as the Knights breezed past Ortonville in a 64-11 dual. The Knights won all but two of the matches as Ortonville got a pin from Tyler Cambell (5:03) at...
January 6, 2016 - 11:44am
January 4, 2016
Wrestling: Knights sweep Staples-Motley Quad
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team won all three of its matches at the Staples-Motley Quad this past Saturday in Staples. The Knights defeated St. Cloud Tech 39-32 and rolled to a pair of wins over Staples-Motley (43-22) and Winona (43-16). Sophomore Levi...
January 4, 2016 - 1:10pm
December 23, 2015
Boys basketball: Knights prevail versus Battle Lake
The West Central Area boys basketball team came back to upset Battle Lake in a 58-55 victory on Tuesday night in Barrett. "We played with energy...
December 23, 2015 - 3:11pm
December 21, 2015
Boys basketball: Morris hands WCA first loss of year
The West Central Area boys basketball team suffered its first loss of the winter in a 69-58 defeat by the hands of Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta on Saturday evening in Barrett. The visiting Tigers (6-2, 2-2 WCC) shot 63 percent from the floor (25-of-40) and connected on 15-of-19 free-throw...
December 21, 2015 - 2:06pm
November 23, 2015
State aspirations for Knights wrestling
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon/Evansville wrestling team is looking to build on a state tournament season a year ago this winter. The...
sports / Knights
November 23, 2015 - 12:18pm
November 20, 2015
WCA boys basketball: Replacing talent inside
The West Central Area boys basketball team finished as co-champions of the Prairie Conference and sub-section runner-up to Battle Lake last season...
November 20, 2015 - 9:30am
November 9, 2015
WCA boys take fourth at state cross country
The West Central Area-Evansville boys cross-country team capped off a landmark season with a fourth-place finish in the Class A Minnesota State...
sports / Knights
November 9, 2015 - 1:32pm
September 29, 2015
Osakis XC tests itself at Milaca
The Osakis cross country team had a chance to test itself in a huge format this past Saturday as the Silverstreaks raced in a venue with about 10,000 spectators at the Milaca Mega Meet. Osakis' Lauren Savageau led all runners with a 48th-place individual finish in a time of 22:02.20....
September 29, 2015 - 1:19pm