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Updated with ID: Barrett teen dies in car fire
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Knowledge Bowl students head to regionals
Blizzard hockey: Steel force a game three after win in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Minnewaska to face third-seeded Caledonia in state opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria heads home with chance to put away the series against New Ulm
Girls basketball: Alexandria finishes sixth in Class AAA state tournament
The difference a year makes for Boline
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Joyce Elizabeth Bronson
Jane Johnson Huhn
OUR TURN: A year (and a half) in the life of an editor
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
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
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
Brand specialist to speak
Heartland near top for knee replacement
hires and promotions
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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