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Miltona home destroyed by fire; two dogs die
One-car rollover crash on I-94 sends one to hospital
Bags and Beer event held at RCC
Osakis and Brandon-Evansville proms underway
Douglas County residents celebrate Earth Day with Science Walk
Softball: Cards pick up three wins Saturday at Rockford tourney
Girls golf: Lakers win, Cards third at Brainerd
Sports scores from Friday, April 21
Boys golf: Lakers tested against top teams at Wayzata
Baseball: Lead slips away in extras for Osakis
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
A focus on the feud: AAAA stages 'Romeo and Juliet'
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Orville E. Lien
Earl Leroy Seaburg Jr.
Bernard 'Bernie' Kreemer
AnnaMae J. Strootman
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 12, 2011
Card boys' cross country: Redbird boys 13th in stellar field at Meet of Champions
Alexandria finished 13th in a field of 22 teams that included some of the best in the state as well as in the nation during the Alexandria Lions' "Meet of Champions" boys' cross country meet Saturday. Stillwater, ranked No. 12 in the nation, outran everyone in the field to finish...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
Card girls' cross country: Piepenburg first in Meet of Champions
Jamie Piepenburg, Megan Hasz and Bethany Hasz proved that their presence in the State Class AA cross country polls is well deserved as the trio...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
October 9, 2011
Piepenburg wins Meet of Champions as girls finish fourth and boys finish 13th
Alexandria senior Jamie Piepenburg raced to a 14:20 and first place in the 39th annual Alexandria Lions "Meet of Champions" cross country meet at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center Saturday afternoon. Piepenburg was followed by teammate Megan Hasz in third in 14:32 and Bethany...
October 9, 2011 - 12:00am
August 19, 2011
Viking Speedway: Hall of famers
By Larry Holverson Contributing writer Ron Pease and DuWayne Nelson were inducted into the Viking Speedway Hall of Fame for 2011 on Saturday,...
August 19, 2011 - 12:00am
May 13, 2011
New record set in Chain of Lakes Triathlon
Almost perfect weather greeted athletes for what turned out to be a record-setting day at the 10th annual Chain of Lakes Triathlon on May 7. Michelle Andres of East Gull Lake set the new standard in the female division with her time of 1:01:39. That eclipsed the women's course record...
May 13, 2011 - 12:00am
April 15, 2011
FCA Easter breakfast is Thursday morning
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will hold its annual Easter breakfast on Thursday, April 21 from 6:30-7:30 a.m. at the Jefferson High School cafeteria. Guest speaker will be A.J. Kluver, former student-athlete at JHS. Kluver holds 12 letters from his high school career, being...
April 15, 2011 - 12:00am
February 2, 2011
Hall of Famer: Alexandria's Dale Serum honored by MSU-Moorhead
Former District 206 director of student activities and one of Alexandria's most influential pieces to its sports programs was honored by Minnesota State University-Moorhead when Dale Serum was inducted into the Dragons' Hall of Fame in October of 2010. Serum spent two years at Moorhead...
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 17, 2010
Kragenbring is guest speaker for FCA/YMCA Christmas breakfast
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will hold its annual Christmas breakfast at the YMCA gymnasium on Thursday, December 23. The time has been changed to 6:15-7:15 a.m. with the program beginning at 6:30 a.m. Guest speaker will be Chris Kragenbring, an English teacher in...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 23, 2010
FCA Thanksgiving luncheon announced
The Alexandria FCA will be holding its annual Thanksgiving luncheon today, Wednesday, at noon at Broadway Ballroom. Jay Jensen, Jefferson High School graduate, will be the guest speaker. The former Cardinal wrestler and track athlete also served in the United States Marine Corp. A...
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2010
FCA Thanksgiving luncheon announced
The Alexandria FCA will be holding its annual Thanksgiving luncheon Wednesday, November 24, at noon at Broadway Ballroom. Jay Jensen, Jefferson High School graduate, will be the guest speaker. The former Cardinal wrestler and track athlete also served in the United States Marine...
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
November 4, 2010
Noga scores 10 for Gopher women
Parkers Prairie graduate Sari Noga, a freshman for the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers, had 10 points in last night's exhibition game for the Gophers as they defeated Southwest Minnesota State 75-48. She was 2-9 from the field and 6-6 from the free throw line. She also had...
November 4, 2010 - 8:26am
September 28, 2010
Erickson, Astrup are CLC performers of the week
Alexandria's Rosey Erickson, a senior swimmer, and Rachel Astrup, a senior tennis player, were named Central Lakes Conference performers of the week in their respective sports. Erickson won the 50 free in 25.90 and the 100 fly in 1:07.17, both season best times. Astrup, playing...
September 28, 2010 - 8:39am
August 18, 2010
Viking Speedway: Olson, Muzik Hall of Famers
Stu Olson and Greg Muzik were inducted into to the Viking Speedway Hall of Fame last Saturday night. Olson served as a competitor and a promoter...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
Hall of Fame night tomorrow at Viking Speedway
Racing fans will be able to meet Viking Speedway Hall of Fame members Saturday at the speedway during the annual Hall of Fame night. The meet and greet is set to begin at approximately 3 p.m.
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Fishing: Pro-Am Bass Tour on Chain of Lakes this weekend
The Silverado Pro-Am Bass Tour is back in Alexandria this weekend as the tour kicks off its 2010 season at Arrowwood on the chain of lakes on June 12. The 6th annual tour, sponsored by Minnesota's Heartland Chevrolet Dealers and Ranger Boats, features the region's top anglers, consisting...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am