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Red Bull Band performs with high school band
Battling the elements for cancer: Fish tournament raises more than $50,000
Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest: Autopsy scheduled for 27-year-old from Akeley in Cass County
Five ways Minnesota is tackling the opioid crisis
Alexandria Area High School Honor Roll
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria goes undefeated on the road
Girls hockey: Cardinals seeded fourth in Class A state tournament
Sports schedule for Sunday, Feb. 18
Boys basketball: Imdieke secures one point victory for Silverstreaks
Girls basketball: Cardinals win 15 games straight
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
Rose Cummings (Mom of Pat Gustafson)
Wayne & Berdeen Benson
Northeast's Minnesota moose population remains low but stable
Is feeding the ducks helping or hurting them?
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
Albert takes a position with the DNR
Outdoor briefs: Pheasants Forever banquet set for Feb. 24
Diann E. Bakke
Dorothy M. Wiswell
Edward "Ed" Kenneth Grussing
OUR TURN: It's not easy, but it's pretty simple
COMMENTARY: Stop supporting dirty polluters
COMMENTARY: Infrastructure — a bipartisan job creator
Take flu seriously and it's not too late to get a shot
IT'S YOUR TURN: Readers react to splash pad idea
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
Alexandria J.C. Penney store to close
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
Adding some kick to downtown: Martial arts studio moves into new location, expands classes
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Estate planning seminar on Tuesday
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May 12, 2017
Covering the miles with a smile
On Saturday, May 20, I will be running my 10th half-marathon. My husband, Al, and I started running about seven years ago and since that time,...
May 12, 2017 - 7:32am
April 7, 2017
YMCA hosts Easter Bunny 5K, kids' run
The Alexandria Area YMCA invites the community to participate in the first of its YMCA holiday races, the Easter Bunny Run 5k and Kids' 1-Mile Race, on Saturday, April 16, at the YMCA. Check-in and registration begin at 7 a.m. on race day, followed by an 8 a.m. race start. The race...
April 7, 2017 - 12:53pm
June 5, 2013
Pitch, Hit and Run: Cypher Roste are winners
Alexandria's Guy Cypher and Jacy Roste won sectional championships at the Pitch, Hit and Run sectionals held May 18 in Detroit Lakes. Cypher...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
March 10, 2013
Old Glory Run to help disabled veterans
The 18,000 member Minnesota Disabled American Veteran (DAV)organization is once again announcing plans for the 6th annual Old Glory Run in Cold Spring on May 18. This event was first organized by local Cold Spring/St. Cloud area volunteers Curt and Pam Karls in 2007. They have continued...
March 10, 2013 - 10:31am
July 13, 2012
Shalom 5k, 10k run results
2nd ANNUAL SHALOM RUN WEDNESDAY, JULY 4 87 runners competed 5K WOMEN - 1. Jen Klecker 21:11, 2. Carolyn Nye 22:13, 3. Meg Hanvorson 23:18. 5K MEN - 1. Gary Eppert 19:23, 2. Joel Halvorson 21:02, 3. Robby Gale 21:23. 10 WOMEN - 1. Julie Miller 47:20, 2. Shawn Severson 50:08, 3....
July 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Maras heads to finals in Pitch, Hit and Run
Lauren Maras of Alexandria was selected as one of the top three scores in the Pitch, Hit and Run sectional finals in Fergus Falls on June 2. Maras...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Giroux, Betterman win Holy Moly Ole 5K
In the first of five races, the Holy Moly Ole "Run Ole Run", took place Saturday, with Jeff Giroux of Alexandria the overall men's winner of...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
September 28, 2011
Area youth 'Commit to be Fit'
The annual District 206 Elementary Fun Run hit a milestone this year, with the largest number of runners ever taking part. A total of 305 5th...
September 28, 2011 - 12:00am
June 24, 2011
Pitch, Hit and Run: Roste is state runner-up
Alexandria's Jana Roste competed this past weekend at Target Field in the State Pitch, Hit and Run competition sponsored by Major League Baseball...
June 24, 2011 - 12:00am
June 15, 2011
First Awake the Grapes runs draw 291
Alexandria's Steven Gromatka and Sarah Johnston were overall winners in their divisions of the first Awake the Grapes 5K, 10K and 1-mile fun run at Carlos Creek Winery. Gromatka was the top male finisher in the 10K run, finishing in 37:31, while Johnston won the women's 5K division...
June 15, 2011 - 12:00am
June 10, 2011
Alexandria's Roste advances to state PHR competition
Alexandria's Jana Roste has earned her second straight state finals appearance as she earned the overall championship in the Aquafina Pitch, Hit and Run competition. Roste advanced through both the local and sectional competion as overall champ and will now compete at Target Field...
June 10, 2011 - 12:00am
April 2, 2011
Run/walk in Browerville will support ALS research
The fifth annual ALS Run 4 Research in Browerville will take place Sunday, May 1 in support of PALS (people with ALS) and ALS research while honoring the memory of Dick Becker. Packet and T-shirt pick up begins at 9 a.m. with the race beginning at 10 a.m. at the Becker Farm...
April 2, 2011 - 3:29pm
June 16, 2010
Roste wins state PHR title
Alexandria native Jana Roste went to Target Field for the ballpark's first-ever Pitch, Hit and Run competition and came back a state champion...
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
Osakis 5K race to take place June 19
The 23rd annual Osakis 5K, a 3.1-mile run, will take place Saturday, June 19. The run will begin at Just Like Grandma's on the corner of 2nd...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Roste on to state
Alexandria's Jana Roste had one of the top three highest Pitch, Hit and Run scores in the Minnesota Twins MLB market area That qualified her to compete at the state PHR competition June 12 at Target Field.
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am