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Sheriff: Wetterling investigation went 'off the rails' as FBI chased multiple leads, killer remained free
County halts lakeshore practice
Law Enforcement Blotter: Sept. 19
Update: Interstate 94 reopen
Interstate temporarily closed between Alex and Osakis
Volleyball: Chargers fly by Arrows in 3-0 sweep
Football: Chargers a little banged up as Bears come to town for homecoming
Alexandria football: Proud Rocori program arrives for homecoming
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Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
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Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Shirley Ann Battey
Donald "Don" Skrove
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
1968: St. Ann's gets new church
Paid Political Letter: Warlow represents Minnesota values
Letter to the Editor: Feedback welcomed on B-E strategic plan
In the Know: A lot to like about street project
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4-H holds county competition
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
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
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West Central Area baseball
June 20, 2018
Merritt named conference Pitcher of the Year
Brandon-Evansville senior Brandon Merritt was named Pitcher of the Year in the Pheasant Conference, headlining the 2018 all-conference honors...
June 20, 2018 - 9:14am
June 5, 2018
Baseball: Parkers Prairie sneaks past elimination in sweep
Up against an elimination doubleheader on Tuesday, the Parkers Prairie baseball team encapsulated the survive-and-advance approach. “These...
June 5, 2018 - 9:18pm
May 31, 2018
Baseball: Knights take off, stay alive in 6A playoffs
The West Central Area baseball team bounced back from a walk-off home run to stay alive in the Section 6A Tournament in Morris on Thursday. After...
May 31, 2018 - 9:53pm
May 27, 2018
Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
A season that got going late due to weather is now in its stretch run with the postseason started for a lot of teams, including baseball where...
May 27, 2018 - 1:15pm
May 23, 2018
Baseball: Knights rally to top Ashby, fall to Parkers Prairie
A seventh-inning rally landed West Central Area an 11-9 comeback win over Ashby on Monday. The Knights (10-5) trailed 8-6 entering the final...
May 23, 2018 - 12:56pm
May 8, 2018
Baseball: WCA sweeps Ortonville in conference doubleheader
The West Central Area baseball team swept the Ortonville Trojans in a Pheasant Conference doubleheader in Barrett on Monday night. In both the first game and the second game, the Trojans chipped away at an early WCA lead but the Knights were able to hold on and win by one run. WCA...
May 8, 2018 - 2:28pm
May 3, 2018
Baseball: Chargers and Knights split doubleheader
The Brandon-Evansville baseball team started off strong and won the first game of a Pheasant Conference doubleheader with West Central Area on...
May 3, 2018 - 11:29pm
March 26, 2018
Baseball: Knights loaded with returning letter winners
West Central Area is coming off winning seasons in football, wrestling and basketball, and the Knights would like to see that continue into this...
March 26, 2018 - 3:35pm
June 27, 2017
Baseball: Area baseball players earn All-Pheasant Conference honors
After taking second place in the Pheasant Conference this spring, the Brandon-Evansville baseball team had four players named members of the...
June 27, 2017 - 9:03am
May 12, 2017
WCA comes together to unveil a scoreboard in Pat Anderson's honor
Ben and Ross Anderson were young kids when their dad, Pat, would get them out of bed early in the morning to go down to the ballpark to prepare...
May 12, 2017 - 9:56pm
May 4, 2017
Baseball: Chargers keep growing with 3-2 win over Knights
Two area baseball teams with young rosters matched up on Thursday and put together a clean game in a 3-2 win for Brandon-Evansville over West...
May 4, 2017 - 11:17pm
April 7, 2017
Baseball: Knights score four and hang on in windy contest
The wind played a big part in the seven errors between Brandon-Evansville and West Central Area Friday night. When the Knights scored four runs...
April 7, 2017 - 10:42pm
March 28, 2017
Baseball: Knights look to build on 14-win season
Casey Stokesbary is taking the reins of the West Central Area baseball team this season, and expectations are high coming off the best Knights'...
March 28, 2017 - 1:15pm
June 22, 2016
Loss stings, but WCA baseball proud of a memorable season
The West Central Area baseball team was disappointed in how its season ended on June 9 at the hands of top-ranked Parkers Prairie in the Section...
June 22, 2016 - 11:21am
June 3, 2016
Baseball: WCA secures spot in section semifinals
The West Central Area baseball team will play for a spot in the Section 6A championship against a familiar foe in Parkers Prairie after the Knights and Panthers won their way there on Thursday. Parkers Prairie, the top-ranked team in Class A, beat Browerville-Eagle Valley 2-0 before...
June 3, 2016 - 3:06pm