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Three fire departments battle field fire
Douglas County receives 'clean' audit
Odds are, it's going to be a mild winter in the region
Westbound Lake Latoka bridge near Alexandria re-opens
Hockey: Balanced Blizzard bounce Willmar 6-0
Road to state: Football teams gear up for section tournaments
Volleyball: Silverstreaks go 1-3 at Sartell Tourney
Football: Imdieke leads Osakis rally over Montevideo
Football: Lakers dominate Benson to wrap up 6-2 regular season
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Lloyd and Rosie Schouweiler
Don & Arnie Henry
Lloyd and Rosie Schouweiler
Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
UPDATED: Hides for Habitat Program back on locally and statewide
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
Zebra mussels discovered in another Otter Tail County lake
Phyllis Jean Meyer
Nancy J. Rademacher
Paid Political Letter: Let's look at Franson's record
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter to the Editor: Enact a carbon fee before it's too late
Letter to the Editor: Racism is happening in Alexandria
1918: Spanish flu closes meetings
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
Western Minn. harvest kicks into gear after long rain delay
State jobless rate drops to 2.8 percent in September
Alexandria named Retail Community of the Year
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
State to fund school coolers, livestock farmers
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Lakes Area Snowmen
August 8, 2018
Semi-pro football: Snowmen melt in 32-6 playoff loss
The Lakes Area Snowmen found themselves on the wrong end of an upset Saturday. The Snowmen brought the No. 1 seed and home field advantage into...
August 8, 2018 - 2:10pm
July 25, 2018
Semi-pro football: Snowmen take top seed with 56-20 win
The Lakes Area Snowmen helped themselves out in a big way on Saturday, July 21. With a 56-20 road win over the Bismarck Wolves in Bismarck, N.D.,...
July 25, 2018 - 10:10am
July 16, 2018
Semi-pro football: Snowmen make easy work of Minot
The Lakes Area Snowmen football team welcomed in the Minot Oilers with playoff seeding on the line on a hot Saturday afternoon at Alexandria...
July 16, 2018 - 12:15pm
June 4, 2018
FOOTBALL: Snowmen power past Oilers 40-26
The Lakes Area Snowmen took down the Minot Oilers 40-26 on Saturday, June 2, in Minot, N.D., to pull even atop the Midwest Premier Football West Division standings. Quarterback DJ Elliott threw for 225 yards, totalling two touchdowns in the air and another with his legs to counteract...
June 4, 2018 - 1:01pm
May 3, 2018
Snowmen ready to kick off second season
A year after winning the Midwest Premier League's semi-pro football championship, the Lakes Area Snowmen will open up their second season with...
May 3, 2018 - 11:41am
January 18, 2018
Snowmen hoping to draw more fans, players in year two
The Lakes Area Snowmen out of the Midwest Premier Football League are getting ready for their second season this spring after coming off an MPFL championship in 2017. The Snowmen won the league title in their inaugural season on Aug. 5 when they beat the North Shore Grizzlies 32-26....
January 18, 2018 - 9:54am
Snowmen well represented on MPFL all-star teams
The Lakes Area Snowmen football team was well represented on the Midwest Premier Football League all-star rosters after winning the league championship this past season. This year's all-star game was played in Brainerd on Sept. 16. A youth football camp will preceded that with all-stars...
September 18, 2017 - 1:09pm
August 9, 2017
MPFL: Lakes Area caps off first season with a title
Lakes Area Snowmen owner and coach JJ Kern knows there was some doubt about whether or not a local team in the Midwest Premier Football League...
August 9, 2017 - 10:49am
July 23, 2017
Snowmen run over Bismarck into semis
The Lakes Area Snowmen semipro football team won its first ever playoff game on Saturday, topping the Bismarck Wolves for the second straight...
July 23, 2017 - 11:50am
July 11, 2017
Lakes Area Snowmen blow 20-point lead, fall to Minot
The Lakes Area Snowmen racked up a 20-point lead after the first half on the road Saturday against the Minot Oilers, but any hometown fans who left the game early to get out of the triple-digit-degree weather would have been disappointed. The Snowmen depth wasn't enough in the heat,...
July 11, 2017 - 11:44am
June 28, 2017
Lakes Area Snowmen heading toward finish line after weekend tie
The inaugural season for the Lakes Area Snowmen semipro football team is trending toward the finish line, and head coach JJ Kern believes in...
June 28, 2017 - 9:49am
June 14, 2017
Lakes Area football: Snowmen fall to 2-2 after loss
The Lakes Area Snowmen football team fell to 2-2 on the season after dropping a 34-6 game to the Twin Cities Rhinos this past Saturday at Alexandria Area High School. The Snowmen got a near 40-yard touchdown pass from Jonas Marshall to DJ Elliot, but that's all the offense they could...
June 14, 2017 - 9:15am
June 6, 2017
Snowmen football: Lakes Area routs Bismarck ahead of matchup with Twin Cities
The Lakes Area Snowmen coasted to a 2-1 record this past Saturday as the local Midwest Premier Football League team won 60-0 over the Bismarck Wolves (1-2). Lakes Area's DeAngelo Brackins had another big game despite only playing the first half in the blowout. Brackins, a native of...
June 6, 2017 - 9:41am
May 20, 2017
Rain can't melt Snowmen in home opener
Both Midwest Premier League Football teams struggled to hang on to the ball in the rain and cold on Saturday, but the Lakes Area Snowmen were...
May 20, 2017 - 9:17pm
May 17, 2017
Snowmen ready for home opener
The Lakes Area Snowmen are ready to kick off their home opener in the Midwest Premier Football League Saturday after falling in the final minute...
May 17, 2017 - 2:43pm