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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
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Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
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
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
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
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Please stop the hate
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OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
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
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April 5, 2017
Destination Imagination teams compete at regionals
Ten Destination Imagination teams representing Alexandria Public Schools recently competed in the Minnesota Regional Competition in Moorhead....
April 5, 2017 - 11:48am
WCA Speech members honored at speech extravaganza
The West Central Area Speech team held a community speech extravaganza on March 28 at which WCA families and community members listened to WCA...
April 5, 2017 - 6:00am
May 22, 2013
Alexandria clay target team takes over first in conference
Sweeping all 24 points in week four competition, the Alexandria clay target team moved into sole possession of the 9A Conference lead with one...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
Track and field: Osakis girls third at State True Team
Behind the first place finishes of Becka Sadlemyer in the 100-meter dash, the 200-meter dash and the long jump and Kayla Sorenson in the high...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 18, 2013
Osakis third at State True Team
Behind the first place finishes of Abby Stroup in the 100-meter dash, Becka Sadlemyer in the 200-meter dash and the long jump and Kayla Sorenson in the high jump, the Osakis girls' track and field team placed third at the State Class A True Team meet Saturday. 2013 STATE CLASS A...
May 18, 2013 - 4:55pm
May 15, 2013
Alexandria track and field: Cards sixth, seventh at True Team
By Lori Mork firstname.lastname@example.org The Cardinal girls and boys finished sixth and seventh, respectively, as they competed in the Section 8AAA True Team track and field meet in Buffalo Thursday. Card girls The Redbird girls posted 21 personal bests Thursday in a meet that requires...
May 15, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Alexandria clay target team: Alexandria takes over first place
Alexandria's clay target team had an excellent week two of competition, sweeping 24 of 24 points in Conference 9A to move from second place to...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Local speech team earns first
The Alexandria speech team won first place at the Detroit Lakes 2013 Speech Tournament on March 16. Winning first place in their categories...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
January 16, 2013
Alexandria dance: Cardinals third, fifth at Rocori Invitational
The Cardinal kick and jazz dance teams finished third and fifth, respectively, at the Rocori Invitational Saturday. "The Cards had a strong kick performance and took third [and] in jazz, the Cards took fifth, narrowly missing fourth by a point," said head coach Christine Reilly....
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
Luoma, Thompson win Team Extreme ice fishing contest
A total of 11 teams took part in the first of the Team Extreme Ice Fishing tournaments held on Lake Osakis Sunday, with Lawrence Luoma of Big...
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
December 12, 2012
Alexandria dance team: Cardinals kick to first at Detroit Lakes, third at Albany
Alexandria kicked up its heels, capturing top honors at the Detroit Lakes Invitational. "The Cards had an outstanding performance in kick and took first place," said head coach Christine Reilly.
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
December 5, 2012
Alexandria dance team: Cardinals take top spot at Detroit Lakes
Alexandria kicked up its heels Saturday, capturing top honors at the Detroit Lakes Invitational. "The Cards had an outstanding performance in kick and took first place," said head coach Christine Reilly.
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
Alexandria dance team preview
The Cardinal dance team made great strides last year, finishing fifth overall in the Central Lakes Conference high kick division and placing seventh in the jazz/funk division, and coach Christine Reilly will have back two of the four All-CLC selections for this year's team. Their...
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Alexandria swimming and diving: Cardinals fourth at True Team meet
The defending state Class A champions made their case as the odds-on favorites to repeat as the Sartell Sabres cruised to a decisive win in the...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
Card boys' track and field: Alexandria seventh at True Team
The Cardinal boys finished seventh overall in the Section 8AA True Team track and field meet at Sauk Rapids Thursday, posting 36 personal bests...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am