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Three teams qualify for global finals
Fergus Falls to get $3.5 million for demolition of historic former state hospital
Elementary students have their day
Learning to make a difference: Eighth-graders participate in Day of Caring
Boys golf: Osakis’ season ends at the 5A meet
Baseball: Local players, coach named to all-star series
Girls golf: McGinty shoots 68, but Lakers 11 shots back of Tigers at sections
Osakis’ Eldred named to Ms. Minnesota watch list
Boys tennis: Alex players fall in subsection individuals
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Philip R. Harrang
Herbert G. Hoppe Jr.
Larry E. Thielmann
Lori A. Hornberger
IN THE KNOW: How to curb the opioid crisis
LETTER: Citizens define gun safety issue
1968: Rotary sponsors measles immunizations
LETTER: Hospital erred in name change
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
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
on the street
May 23, 2018
Baseball: Hartshorn picks up Player of the Week honor
Osakis junior Logan Hartshorn was named Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Co-Athlete of the Week by Minnesota-Scores.net on Wednesday following...
May 23, 2018 - 11:56am
BASEBALL: Osakis clinches Prairie Conference title in split with Tigers
The Osakis baseball team locked up some Prairie Conference history during Tuesday's doubleheader split at Browerville/Eagle Valley. "We are back-to-back...
May 23, 2018 - 10:49am
May 21, 2018
Baseball: Streaks battle but fall to Pierz in section game
The Osakis baseball team hosted Pierz on Friday night for a Section 6 AA matchup as the Pioneers snapped a three-game winning streak for the...
May 21, 2018 - 9:39am
May 17, 2018
Baseball: Osakis stays perfect in Prairie play
The Osakis baseball team has proven to be the class of the Prairie Conference this year through eight games. The Silverstreaks (11-3) are now...
May 17, 2018 - 11:56am
May 16, 2018
Baseball: Osakis remains undefeated in Prairie Conference
The Osakis baseball team shut out St. John's Prep on Tuesday night in a five-inning, 14-0 Prairie Conference victory. "Coming off of two losses, we needed to get back in the win column," Osakis head coach Shad Schmidt said. "We also wanted to continue to stay undefeated in the conference."...
May 16, 2018 - 12:07pm
May 14, 2018
Baseball: Osakis looking for confidence against section foes
The Osakis baseball team faces a tight 16-team Section 6, Class AA competition this year. “You gotta be better than 15 other teams and that’s...
May 14, 2018 - 9:49am
May 11, 2018
Baseball: Osakis falls to Sauk Centre
The Osakis baseball team went to Sauk Centre on Thursday night and came home with its second defeat of the season. “Basically, the story of the game was the third inning,” Osakis head coach Shad Schmidt said. “We didn’t do enough to win, but we had a chance.”
May 11, 2018 - 12:15pm
May 9, 2018
Baseball: Osakis stays perfect in conference with sweep of LPGE
The Osakis baseball team continued to flex its muscle in the Prairie Conference on Tuesday night as the Silverstreaks swept two games against...
May 9, 2018 - 11:10am
May 6, 2018
Baseball: Patriots snap Osakis winning streak
The Osakis baseball team got its first taste of defeat when Pequot Lakes came to town and handed the Silverstreaks their first loss of the season. The Patriots scored first to take the upper hand, and an eight-run sixth inning propelled them along to their 15-7 win.
May 6, 2018 - 7:57pm
May 2, 2018
Baseball: Osakis moves to 6-0 after sweeping Royalton
The Osakis baseball team continued its undefeated season when it hosted the previously undefeated Royalton Royals for a Prairie Conference doubleheader on Tuesday. "We really wanted to set the tone early in this game and obviously win the first game of the doubleheader," Osakis head...
May 2, 2018 - 3:22pm
May 1, 2018
Baseball: Osakis wins battle of unbeatens with B-E
Two undefeated area baseball teams met up in Evansville on Monday night, and it was Osakis that left with a win after beating Brandon-Evansville...
May 1, 2018 - 9:04am
April 26, 2018
Baseball: Rost's gem leads Osakis over Parkers Prairie
Carter Rost broke onto the scene at the varsity level as a freshman pitcher for the Osakis baseball team a year ago. Rost was good during the...
April 26, 2018 - 10:28pm
April 25, 2018
Baseball: Silverstreaks take opener over Milaca
The Osakis baseball team finally kicked off its season with a Section 6, Class AA victory over Milaca, and it took traveling to Princeton to do it. Osakis' field was not quite ready for a game. Once things got started, Milaca took a one-run lead in the bottom of the fourth, but the...
April 25, 2018 - 12:27pm
May 26, 2017
Baseball: Streaks season ends on a walk-off
The Osakis baseball team gave itself an opportunity of pulling off the slight upset in the 6AA opener on Thursday but fell in a 3-2 final at...
May 26, 2017 - 9:57am
May 24, 2017
Baseball: Weir sends Osakis into playoffs as walk-off winner
The Osakis baseball team won an 11-10 game on a walk-off hit from senior Zach Weir that erased a 10-8 deficit in the seventh and sent this team...
May 24, 2017 - 11:56am