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January 19, 2019
Sprint car driver Craig Dollansky stands in his trophy room in his home in Zimmerman, Minn. Dollansky has won 66 times in the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series, but injuries forced him into retirement last year. He is set to make a return this season. Shane Carlson / Union-Times of Princeton
Central Minnesota's World of Outlaws star Dollansky coming out of retirement
January 19, 2019 - 12:29pm
January 11, 2019
Professional snowmobile driver Colt Dellandrea leans into the first turn at the Viking Speedway during the 2018 Winter Spectacular. The Winter Spectacular races ran in Alexandria from 2014-2018 but will not be back this February for a sixth straight year. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Winter Spectacular won't be held in 2019
January 11, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 10, 2019
A group of four Pure Stock drivers race in front of scattered fans in the grandstands at the Viking Speedway on June 23, 2018. The Pure Stock class was dropped from the 2019 schedule as part of a number of changes coming to the local oval this summer. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Pure Stocks dropped as Viking Speedway readies for changes
January 10, 2019 - 5:00pm
August 29, 2018
Alexandria's Jeff Crouse races in his super stock at the Viking Speedway on July 28. Crouse wrapped up his fourth super stocks points championship at the Viking Speedway and sixth overall in his now 21-year career in the class this season. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Viking Speedway: Crouse excited for another points title
August 29, 2018 - 1:18pm
August 7, 2018
Viking Speedway participants (from left) Bob Geris, Pete Peterson, Jery Geris, Mark Gustafson, Gordy Rachel and Jim Feeks stand in front of Geris' car in 1975. Gustafson is a member of the 2018 Viking Speedway Hall of Fame class that was honored at the Alexandria races on Aug. 4. (Submitted photo)
Viking Speedway: Gustafson, Klug enter Hall of Fame
August 7, 2018 - 4:44pm
June 24, 2018
Travis Saurer of Elizabeth gives a thumbs up to the crowd at the Viking Speedway after winning the Late Model feature on Saturday night. Saurer has won 491 features in 20 years of racing. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Viking Speedway: Saurer two wins closer to 500-victory milestone
June 24, 2018 - 1:01am
May 30, 2018
Racing: Weiss, Shaw headline Memorial Day winners
May 30, 2018 - 12:48pm
Racing: Weiss, Shaw headline Memorial Day winners
May 30, 2018 - 12:48pm
In 2012, Hibbert took home gold at 2012 FIM Snowcross World Championship in Russia. Pictured here (from left) is Robby Dahlen, Tucker Hibbert, Mandi Hibbert and Kirk Hibbert. Photo courtesy Juan Pablo Acevedo
'In my blood' Snocross superstar Tucker Hibbert succeeds at a family sport
January 30, 2018 - 8:14am
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