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Bitzan wins on fair night at Viking Speedway

August 22, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Hinkemeyer, Carlson enter Viking Speedway HOF

August 15, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

One could label Jeff Hinkemeyer of St. Cloud the dominator and Tom Carlson of Alexandria the investigator, as both have been longtime members of the Viking Speedway. Continue Reading

Viking Speedway: Crouse wins Super Stock feature

August 8, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Viking Speedway: Shaw take first modified win of the season

August 1, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Don Shaw dominated a strong field of 20 WISSOTA Modifieds to claim his first Viking Speedway Modified win of the season this past Saturday night. Continue Reading

Resorters baseball: Cougars punch ticket to region tourney

July 23, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Carlos Cougars needed a late rally but they secured their spot in the Region 14C tournament this past weekend by beating Clarissa 5-2 in the Resorters East playoffs. Continue Reading

Resorters baseball: Cougars one win away from East title game

July 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Carlos Cougars ran their winning streak to 14 games this season by winning the Resorters East playoff opener for them in a 14-4 game against Long Prairie last weekend. Continue Reading

Viking Speedway: Thoennes brothers battle in Modified feature

July 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Jason Thoennes held off his brother, Josh Thoennes, to claim the win in an exciting WISSOTA Modified feature on an overcast and humid evening at Viking Speedway this past Saturday night. Continue Reading

Runestone Go-Karts: Midseason champs crowned

July 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Faith in the face of fear

July 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Dan Wessel always had faith in himself and those who helped save his life after going into cardiac arrest while umping a softball game. Continue Reading

Vikingland Curling: Alex sends team to compete at nationals

July 16, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Alexandria based Vikingland Curling Club is sending a men’s team to the 2013 Arena Curling Championship on July 18 through 21 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Continue Reading