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 By Al Rose    Sports    December 1, 2016 

Moose Lake Area girls win two on the road

The Moose Lake Area Rebels won 3-1 at the Chisago Lakes Ice Arena in Lindstrom on Saturday, November 19. Period-by-period the Rebels out-shot the opponents 13-8, 10-9, 13-7 for a game total of 36-24....

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    November 24, 2016

Moose Lake Area girls win by one

The Moose Lake Area Rebels girls hockey team notched their second consecutive victory as they took a close one with a 4-3 win over Cambridge-Isanti/Mora/Pine City at Riverside Area in Moose Lake on...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    November 17, 2016

Rebels girls race past Storm

The Moose Lake Area Rebels girls hockey team opened its season with an impressive win as they raced past the North Shore Storm 9-1 in running time at Riverside Arena in Moose Lake on Friday, November...

 
 By Al Rose    Lifestyles    November 10, 2016

After 36 years, Brabec steps away from the mic

A wonderfully impartial and colorful football announcer stepped down from the booth after 36 years on Tuesday, October 25. Tom Brabec's last words into the microphone and over the public address...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    November 3, 2016

Rebels edged by Tigers in 7AA shoot-out

The fourth-seeded Rebels hosted, but were edged 42-40 by the fifth-seeded Rush City Tigers in a Section 7AA opening round shoot-out in Willow River on Tuesday, October 25. Rush City advanced with a...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    October 27, 2016

Rebels bounce back to beat Hawks

The Class AA Rebels showed resilience and resolve as they bounced back from recent hard times and beat the Class AAAA Hawks 37-24 in Hermantown on Wednesday, October 19. The impressive display of effo...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    October 20, 2016

Rebels drop Mercuries

The Moose Lake/Willow River Rebels dropped the McGregor Mercuries in straight sets in a match that lasted only an hour at Moose Lake on Tuesday, October 11. The set scores were 25-14, 25-15, 25-16....

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    October 13, 2016

Rebels race by Wrens

The Rebels had an amazing 16 service aces against only five service errors to help race by the Wrenshall Wrens in an hour in straight sets at Moose Lake on Thursday, October 6. The set scores were...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    October 13, 2016

Rebels lose by one point to Rangers

The Moose Lake/Willow River Rebels football team played a road game and lost by only one point to the Rangers in a high scoring contest with 73 points put on the board, but with the final tally...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    October 6, 2016

In homecoming game, Rebels upset by Dragons

It was the Rebels homecoming, but MLWR was edged 20-18 in an upset by the previously winless Pine City Dragons on Friday, September 30 in Willow River. Each team had three touchdowns in the bruiser....

 
 By Al Rose    Lifestyles    September 29, 2016

New royalty

Moose Lake students Ally Bode and Jack Anderson are crowned 2016 homecoming queen and king at Tuesday's coronation. The school has a full week of homecoming activities planned, including a Friday...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    September 29, 2016

Rebels unable to corral Mustangs

For the second season in a row the Moose Lake/Willow River Rebels football team was unable to corral the Mustangs of Mora. The Rebels scored two ticks before the break, nipping at Mora’s heels,...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    September 22, 2016

Rebels edge Eskomos in battle

In a game that many predicted to be a runaway, the Rebels edged the Eskomos only 36-33 in a back and forth battle at Esko on Friday, September 16. MLWR remains undefeated at 3-0 while Esko is still...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    September 15, 2016

MLWR Rebels buzz by Barnum Bombers

The Moose Lake/Willow River Rebels buzzed by the Bombers in straight sets in an hour-long match at Barnum on Thursday, September 8. The Rebels flew to a 25-6 win in the first set. MLWR head coach...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    September 15, 2016

Rebels squash Spectrum Sting

Although Spectrum was able to penetrate the Rebels vaunted defense enough to strike twice, MLWR ended up squashing the Sting 36-12 in Moose Lake on Friday, September 9. The Rebels improved to 1-0 in...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    September 8, 2016

Rebels breeze by Jaguars in opener

It took the Moose Lake-Willow River Rebels volleyball team just one hour and 20 minutes to breeze by the Hinckley-Finlayson Jaguars in a three set sweep in the 2016 volleyball season opener in Moose...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    September 8, 2016

Rebels shut out Bombers

The Class AA Rebels had three long TD runs totaling 189 yards plus two short TD runs of five and six yards and a 15 yard TD pass and they added four extra points to roll to a 40-0 shut out over the...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    September 1, 2016

Rebels set goals, aim for title

After winning their 10th consecutive Section 7AA title, but losing the state quarterfinal game and ending up with a record of 8-4, the 2016 Rebels have set goals to win an 11th consecutive section...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    September 1, 2016

Rebels cross country grows

The Moose Lake/Willow River/Barnum cross country team continues to steadily grow under fifth-year head coach Adam Whelan and fourth-year assistant coach Sarah Thompson. "I had nine runners my first...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    August 4, 2016

Outlaws' season comes to end

The Outlaws lost 6-3 to St. Charles in their first game of American Legion State Tournament Division II action at LeSeur on Friday, July 29. Teddy Ryan started and pitched two innings with two...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    July 28, 2016

Outlaws out-slug Pirates

The Outlaws successfully defended their 2015 8th District Division II championship title by out-slugging the Proctor Pirates for a very exciting 12-10 victory at Historic Veterans Field in Ely on Sund...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    July 28, 2016

Mustangs gallop past Silver Bay

The MLWR North States Crane & Hoist Mustangs galloped past Silver Bay with a 9-3 six inning win in their first game of Arrowhead 16/18 and Under Fastpitch League tournament action at Braun Park...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    July 21, 2016

Outlaws come up short at Esko

The Outlaws had a 1-0 first inning lead, but trailed 5-1 in the bottom of the fourth before coming up short and losing 6-3 at Esko on Tuesday, July 12. Esko out-hit the Outlaws 9-6, including three...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    July 14, 2016

Outlaws come back to edge Deer River

The Outlaws came back from an early 3-0 deficit to edge Deer River by a score of 4-3 in the first game of a double header in American Legion action in Moose Lake on Thursday, July 7. Barnum's...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    July 7, 2016

Outlaws breeze by Brookston

Behind Rex Janke's four strikeouts, one-hit and no walks pitching performance, the Outlaws breezed by Brookston with a 10-0 five-inning shut out in American Legion baseball action in Moose Lake on...

 

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