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Morken: Some takeaways from the 2018 deer season
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Mike Frisch: Jig them up!
Ice climbing festival draws enthusiasts from Midwest and beyond
Phillip Carl Colbjornsen
James Lowell Swanson
Gary "Buzz" Grooters
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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
Wake Up Alexandria at NorthStar Complex
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
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January 13, 2019
Wrestling: Osakis goes 0-3 at home duals
The Osakis wrestling team hosted its home duals on Friday night and came out of it with a 0-3 record. The Silverstreaks’ closest match came in a 53-21 loss to Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg. Osakis also fell 53-8 against United Clay Becker and 59-12 to Kimball Area.
January 13, 2019 - 4:24pm
Wrestling: Cardinals fourth at Minnewaska as Lakers win their home invite
The Alexandria wrestling team made a short trip south on Saturday to compete in the 11-team Minnewaska Invite as the Cardinals came back with...
January 13, 2019 - 4:01pm
January 11, 2019
Wrestling: Knights split at Barnesville Tri
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team split a couple of matches at the Barnesville Triangular on Thursday night. The Knights dominated Barnesville in a 63-18 final but fell in a 39-22 match against Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale-Parkers Prairie. Bertha-Hewitt-V-PP...
January 11, 2019 - 10:18am
January 7, 2019
Wrestling: Strom second as Osakis takes eighth in Ogilvie
The Osakis wrestling team opened up its 2019 schedule by taking eighth out of 13 teams at the Ogilvie Lion Invitational on Saturday. The Silverstreaks...
January 7, 2019 - 11:12am
January 4, 2019
Wrestling: WCA-A-B-E rolls over New York Mills
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team took home a convincing win Thursday night over New York Mills. The Knights defeated the Eagles 51-24. Ten WCA-A-B-E wrestlers won their matchups. Five of those came by fall as Ashton Danner (113, 1:39), Hunter Hanson (132,...
January 4, 2019 - 1:21pm
January 1, 2019
Alexandria wrestling: Struchen sees potential for a strong finish
The Alexandria wrestling team has been working with a depleted lineup for much of the season so far, but the Cardinals are taking steps to alleviate...
January 1, 2019 - 12:17am
December 31, 2018
Wrestling: Knights compete in big field at Fargo
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team competed at the annual Rumble on the Red Tournament in Fargo on Dec. 28 and 29 and came back with a 44th-place finish. The tournament hosted 55 teams as Perham won the event with 175.5 points. Apple Valley was second at...
December 31, 2018 - 4:44pm
December 24, 2018
Wrestling: Botz, Borris pace Alexandria in Redwood
The Alexandria wrestling team wrapped up its 2018 schedule by competing at the two-day Redwood Falls Tournament on Friday and Saturday among...
December 24, 2018 - 8:37am
December 22, 2018
Wrestling: WCA-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville goes 2-1 in Glenwood tournament
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team impressed Friday winning two out of three matchups with Border West and MAHACA. WCA-A-B-E fell in their first matchup to Minnewaska but finished strong with two wins. The Knights fell to the Lakers 39-20 but came back...
December 22, 2018 - 9:34am
December 21, 2018
Wrestling: Osakis proving to be competitive in one-point loss at NYM
The Osakis wrestling team is proving that with a full lineup, this team can be competitive in a lot of its duals. After going 2-1 at a Paynesville...
December 21, 2018 - 10:32am
December 20, 2018
Wrestling: Lakers, Knights compete in loaded Big Bear field
A total of 39 teams gathered at the always-competitive Big Bear Tournament Dec. 14-15 as Minnewaska and West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville both tested themselves against a talented field. The Lakers came out as a top-five team, finishing fourth overall with 138 points. Hutchinson...
December 20, 2018 - 9:26am
Wrestling: Silverstreaks go 2-1 at Paynesville Quad
The Osakis wrestling team got a couple more dual wins on Tuesday night as the Silverstreaks went 2-1 at the Paynesville Quad. Osakis beat BOLD...
December 20, 2018 - 9:00am
December 12, 2018
Wrestling: Pins pave the way for Alexandria in win at Fergus Tri
The Alexandria wrestling team split a couple duals at the Fergus Falls Triangular on Tuesday night, beating Fergus Falls in a 42-36 match and...
December 12, 2018 - 1:05pm
Wrestling: Gruchow, Andreasen both pleased with what their guys showed in Knights’ win
Fans who like pins got what they came for as Osakis hosted West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville for a dual on Tuesday night. Ten of the...
December 12, 2018 - 12:21am
December 10, 2018
Wrestling: Knights, Cards compete at WCA-A-B-E Invite
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team hosted its annual invite on Friday and Saturday as the Knights brought home a third-place finish and Alexandria finished seventh out of nine teams. The Knights scored 176 points as Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa won the event...
December 10, 2018 - 11:43am