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Enrollment in BE school district goes up again
Vinson, Jacobson named Brandon-Evansville king and queen
Westbound I-94 lanes between Evansville, Garfield to open today
Alexandria schools' preliminary tax levy rises 0.8%
Radtke, Fletcher named AAHS homecoming king and queen
Blizzard hockey: Crouse likes the mix of youth, veterans as Alexandria takes season opener
Volleyball: Knights fall in five to Rothsay
Opener comes in hot
Cross country: Grove breaks own record to lead Osakis
Girls tennis: Silverstreaks power past Braves 6-1
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
And the most-requested library books are....
Duane and Connie Shelden
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Minnesota Treasured Places event coming to Alexandria
DNR release: Despite wet spring, state pheasant index up 19 percent from 2017
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Delores V. Marston
Charles "Chuck" Towner
Gloria Louise (Anderson) Hulsey
Paid Political Letter: Claims against Franson are ridiculous
Paid Political Letter: Franson's flippant excuses linger
Letter to the Editor: Thefts aren't victimless crimes
Letter to the Editor: Something is wrong at AAHS
It's Our Turn: Many miles and memories
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
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
Widseth Smith Nolting, Carlos Creek Winery recognized
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
4-H holds county competition
hires and promotions
on the street
July 11, 2018
Evansville Fest will go on: Lack of volunteers had put its future in doubt
Evansville's Fourth of July celebration got pushed to a weekend this year, with July 4 falling in the middle of the work week. But outside of...
July 11, 2018 - 12:21pm
August 23, 2013
Red Letter Band to perform at Alexandria City Park
The public is invited to attend a community Christian concert Sunday, August 25 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Alexandria City Park overlooking Lake...
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Cactus Blossoms to perform free concert Thursday
Cactus Blossoms will perform at the Red Willow Arts Coalition free concert on Thursday, August 22 at 7 p.m.
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
December 23, 2011
Blizzard hockey: Worth more than the final score
Off the ice, the Alexandria Blizzard's much-anticipated game against the Russian Red Stars was everything the organization hoped it would be....
December 23, 2011 - 12:00am
December 21, 2011
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria falls to Russian Red Stars
The Alexandria Blizzard gave up three goals in the first period but settled down after that in a 5-1 loss in the team's much-anticipated match-up...
December 21, 2011 - 12:00am
July 16, 2010
VFW baseball: Red squad drops pair at invitational tournament
Things started well for the Alexandria VFW 15s at their home tournament this past weekend before a couple losses put a damper on the weekend. Alexandria was on both ends of a no-hitter as New Ulm stymied the 15s' bats in a 15-0 game on Sunday. Eventual tournament champion Roseville...
July 16, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
VFW baseball: Reds split in doubleheaders
The Alexandria Red VFW baseball team kept busy last week, splitting four games against Brainerd and Benson. The Red rebounded from a game one loss against the Warriors on Wednesday by taking the nightcap 8-2. That came one day after Alexandria split a doubleheader with Benson, losing...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
VFW baseball: VFW Red tops Alex 16s 3-1
The Alexandria Red VFW baseball team used a strong start from Nick Knoblach and some timely hitting to upend the Alexandria 16s. Knoblach held the 16s to just four hits in the 3-1 win for Alexandria Red. The lone run he allowed was an unearned run that came in the second inning....
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
VFW Red: Alexandria splits in Swedberg Wood Products tournament
The Alexandria VFW Red split two games with White Bear Lake over the weekend at the Swedberg Wood Products Tournament after sweeping a doubleheader with New London-Spicer earlier in the week. Alexandria bounced back nicely after a 3-2 loss to White Bear Lake on Saturday to beat...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 18, 2010
VFW Red: Alexandria's Knoblach fans nine in win over Morris
Nick Knoblach threw a gem for the Alexandria VFW Red baseball team on Tuesday night to help his team split a doubleheader with Morris one day after Alexandria took one of two games from Cold Spring. Morris bounced back after a 3-0 loss in game one on Tuesday to take a 12-0 game...
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
VFW baseball: Alexandria Red splits with Starbuck
The Alexandria VFW Red baseball team kicked off the season with a split against Starbuck on Tuesday night. The VFW Red bounced back with a 10-2 win in the nightcap of a doubleheader after falling 10-4 in the opener. Big innings were the story of both games on Tuesday night. In...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
Red Cross classes set
The West Central Minnesota Chapter of the Red Cross is offering the following classes for the month of April. Adult, infant and child CPR training - Wednesday, April 7 and Thursday, April 29. First aid training - Monday, April 12. Combination first aid and CPR - Saturday,...
March 31, 2010 - 12:00am
July 17, 2009
VFW hosts tourney
The Alexandria VFW Red and Green teams hosted a seven-team tournament last weekend at Knute Nelson Memorial Stadium. Brainerd, Roseville, Bemidji,...
July 17, 2009 - 12:00am
June 24, 2009
VFW baseball tournament: Championship postponed
Rain postponed the championship game between the Alexandria Red VFW team and Maple Grove on Sunday after the Red squad won a pair of pool games...
June 24, 2009 - 12:00am
June 19, 2009
VFW tourney this weekend
Both Alexandria Red and Green VFW teams will once again host the Alexandria VFW Baseball Tournament this weekend. Alexandria Red, Delano and Fergus Falls will make up Pool A, while Alex Green, Cold Spring and Maple Grove round out Pool B in the tournament. The tournament will be...
June 19, 2009 - 12:00am