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Alexandria boys hockey: A Strong hat trick leads Alexandria to 5-5 tie
Alexandria girls hockey: Cardinals move to 2-2 after loss to St. Cloud
Shot in the arm? New pitch-count policy draws mixed reviews locally
Boys basketball: Osakis improves to 2-0 at Litchfield
Boys basketball: Knights lose at the buzzer for second straight game
Ernie Unruh Christian Service Award lunch rescheduled
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Students test their knowledge in science fairs
Annual Jingle Bells Telethon is Dec. 10
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Catching those early-ice walleyes
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
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IT'S OUR TURN: 'Don't forget to remember'
Winter grazing of cover crops is subject of workshop
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
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On The Street
State-ranked runners head to Alex for Lions Meet of Champions
Nearly 1,500 runners will take part in the 37th annual Lions cross country Meet of Champions set for tomorrow, Saturday, at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center, many of those teams and individuals ranked in the state polls. Among those set to participate is Alexandria's own sophomore...
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
April 29, 2009
Card, Streak athletes shine at Elite Meet
Alexandria freshman Jamie Piepenburg earned top honors in the 3,200-meter run at the Hamline Elite Meet at Hamline University in St. Paul on Friday and Saturday. Piepenburg proved she deserves to be the No.
April 29, 2009 - 12:00am
April 22, 2009
Boys golf to seventh at Tri-State tournament
The Alexandria boys' golf team proved that it can complete with some of the top teams across the state by taking seventh out of 23 teams at the...
April 22, 2009 - 12:00am
March 11, 2009
Rooney falls in prelims
Aaron Rooney just missed advancing to the semifinals at the state swimming and diving championships last Thursday night. The top 20 finishers out of 32 divers advanced to the semis after five preliminary dives on Thursday night. Rooney finished 22nd with a score of 125.05, less...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
March 4, 2009
Card boys' swimming: Making a splash
Diver Aaron Rooney will be the lone representative for the Cardinals as the Class AA swimming and diving championships get underway tomorrow,...
March 4, 2009 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Cross country: Area runners at state meet
West Central Area sophomore Kyle Toms finished 44th in the State Class A cross country meet Saturday at St. Olaf College in Northfield, running a 17:14.8. Senior Moses Heppner of Warroad captured the Class A championship with a time of 16:08.2. Minnewaska eighth grader Madi Sachs...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Cross country: The best of the best
More than 1,200 runners and 27 schools competed at the annual Alexandria Lions "Meet of Champions" Saturday, including 171 varsity girls. Cardinal...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Cross country: Lions Invite Saturday
Eleven state-ranked teams and 14 state-ranked individuals will be on hand for the prestigious event, and Alexandria runners are smack dab in the middle of that elite field. Senior Drew Paradis holds the No. 10 ranking for Class AA, and leads the Cardinal boys' team, which is ranked...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Into the wild blue yonder
Flying high, members of the Alexandria RC Flyers will take their planes to the skies next weekend. The second annual "Fun Fly" will take place Saturday, June 14 starting at 10 a.m.
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
Cards open state track and field meet today
Alexandria's state track and field athletes will have their hands full today as they open with State Class AA action at 9 a.m. Freshman Rosey Erickson has the largest performance requirements on day one as she is set to begin the finals in the long jump at 9 a.m. Then, at 10:15...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Track and field: Cards send four to state
WHAT State Class AA track and field meet WHEN Friday-Saturday, June 6-7 9 a.m. WHERE Hamline University St. Paul Alexandria will be represented at the State Class AA track and field meet this week by four individuals as senior Jack Trebelhorn, junior Drew Paradis, freshman...
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Boys' golf: Total team effort
Fergus Falls may have won the Central Lakes Conference boys' golf championship, but Alexandria got the last laugh on Tuesday by earning a trip to the state tournament with a win at the Section 8AAA tournament. The Cardinals finished with a team score of 605, beating Rogers by 13...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
Girls' golf: Next stop, state meet
The Alexandria girls' golf team dominated the field at the Section 8AAA tournament at Long Prairie on Monday and Tuesday to earn another trip to the state tournament next week. The Cardinals beat Sartell by 43 shots with a team score of 712 over the two days. They added 20 strokes...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Minnewaska girls take golf title
Minnewaska used three players with 74s to cruise to the Sub-section 6AA-West championship at Territory Golf Club in St. Cloud Tuesday as Emily Roering, Allie Ostrander and Sarah Roering all tied as the Lakers finished with a 302. That score was 48 strokes better than second place...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
February 20, 2008
Sub-zero temps make skiing tough at State Nordic Ski meet
Sub-zero temperatures delayed the start of the State Nordic Ski meet this weekend an hour and a half, with start time temps at minus 3 degrees. "It was a tough day for our State Nordic Ski meet qualifiers," said Cardinal head coach Chris Brown. "Below zero temps, delayed starts...
February 20, 2008 - 12:00am