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Historical society bake sale Dec. 1
Echo Press holiday lights contest returns
Meeting to discuss B-E school buildings
Holiday blood drive planned
Where are they now: Hasz sisters, Runge wrap up seasons at nationals
Boys basketball: Lakers hoping for a big start
Racing Across the Sky
Osakis girls basketball: New faces in place
Boys basketball: Knights small but mighty
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
Dave & Jean Schonberg
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Mike Frisch: Lessons on fishing clearer waters
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Susan Jean Erickson
Ann M. Nussbaum
Gary D. Nokes
1917: Sudden roaring storm claims a life
OUR TURN: What are you thankful for?
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COMMENTARY: The amazing impact of community giving
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
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
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January 16, 2013
Alexandria boys' swimming and diving: Cards fall to Sartell
The Cardinal boys' swimming and diving team fell to 2-3 in Central Lakes Conference action with a 104-82 loss to Sartell Thursday night. The Redbirds had just four wins against the Sabres, who were last year's conference runners-up. Kris Aaseng had a pair of wins as he took the...
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 9, 2013
Alexandria boys' swimming and diving: Cardinals battle Southwest at Maroon and Gold Invite
A late surge put the Cardinal boys' swimming and diving team in first place in the Tiger Division of the annual Maroon and Gold Invitational Saturday, but they couldn't hold on to that spot, finishing second to Minneapolis Southwest by just 15.5 points. It was a great effort by...
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
Alexandria boys' swimming and diving: Cards win nine events to top Storm
Using nine victories, including a pair by Eric Moe and by Mark Kallevig, Alexandria swam past Sauk Rapids-Rice 119-64 and improved to 3-2 overall. Moe picked up wins in the 200 free in 1:57.84 and in the 100 free in 51.65, while Kallevig posted a 2:17.30 in the 200 IM and 1:00.71...
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
Alexandria boys' swimming and diving: Cardinals head to U of M Aquatic Center
The Cardinal boys' swimming and diving team heads to the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center tomorrow, Saturday, for the Maroon, Gold, Bronze and Tiger Invitational. The Cardinals, who compete in the Tiger Division, will begin swimming and diving action at 9:30 a.m. Eric Moe...
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
December 28, 2012
Alexandria swimming and diving: Tech Tigers submerge Cardinals
Alexandria picked up five first place finishes, including two from Kris Aaseng, but it wasn't enough to outweigh St.
December 28, 2012 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
Alexandria swimming and diving: Cardinal boys splash Rocori 112-71
Behind seven individual victories, the Alexandria boys' swimming and diving team earned their second win of the season with a 112-71 victory over Rocori in Central Lakes Conference action. Eric Moe and Elliot Jacobson both had a pair of wins for the Cards as Moe swam a 1:58.59 to...
December 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 19, 2012
Alexandria swimming and diving: Cards squeeze out win over MSC
It was a close one for the Cardinal swimmers Thursday night as they edged out Melrose/Sauk Centre by one point, 92-91. "The Cards led all the...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 14, 2012
Alexandria swimming and diving: Aaseng paces Cardinals
Alexandria's Kris Aaseng made it look easy in the Cardinal swim team's season opener on Tuesday night. The senior distance swimmer already owns...
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am
December 5, 2012
Alexandria boys' swimming and diving preview
Eight of the top 10 leading scorers return to the Cardinal boys' swimming and diving team this season, making it one of the most veteran groups in the Central Lakes Conference and Section 3A. "This year's squad is very excited about the upcoming season, especially after last year's...
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
November 23, 2012
Alexandria swimming and diving: Bowser is MVP
Kalli Bowser's senior year of Cardinal swimming proved to be one of her best, and she was rewarded for her efforts by being named the team's most valuable swimmer at the recent end of the year awards banquet. Bowser, who was part of the Cardinals' state qualifying 200 medley relay...
November 23, 2012 - 12:00am
November 20, 2012
State swimming: Cards fall in prelims, Gators' Opdahl fifth in two events
The Cardinal girls' 200 medley relay team didn't make the cut for the finals as they finished 23rd in Friday's preliminary swimming event during...
November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2012
State swim meet: Cardinal 200 medley relay opens preliminaries today
When the Cardinal 200 medley relay team hits the pool Friday, it will face some formidable talent as seven of the eight teams that earned medals...
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Alexandria swimming and diving: Cards send 200 medley relay to state
After swimming a 1:57.26 to finish third in the preliminary round of the Section 6A swimming and diving meet's 200 medley relay race, Kalli Bowser,...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Minnewaska-Morris swimming: Opdahl returns to state
Opdahl Minnewaska-Morris swimmer Bridget Opdahl will be back in the pool at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center for the second straight year as she claimed the championship in the 50 free and runner-up honors in the 100 free to earns spots in both events at the State Class...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 11, 2012
Section 6A swimming and diving: Cards third, Minnewaska-Morris 10th
The Cardinals will be sending their 200 medley relay team to the State Class A girls' swimming and diving meet after Kalli Bowser, Hannah Eklund, Madalyn Winger and Beth Burnham finished third and broke the state qualifying time by 0.03 seconds. The team dropped a total of 6.7 seconds...
November 11, 2012 - 12:00pm