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County upgrading to electronic voting system
Reaching for college: Grant to help with success beyond high school
Man's death on Battle Lake under investigation
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, February 20 and Wednesday, February 21
Math League finishes second
Fan buses available for girls state hockey game tomorrow
Intense on table tennis
Girls hockey: An end to the opening-round exit
Gould named CLC performer of the week
Boys basketball: Osakis wins second straight Prairie title
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
Rose Cummings (Mom of Pat Gustafson)
Mike Frisch: A one-two punch for perch
Northeast's Minnesota moose population remains low but stable
Is feeding the ducks helping or hurting them?
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
Albert takes a position with the DNR
Dorothy M. Arne
DiAnn E. Bakke
Rollin "Rollie" Berglund
Lilian "Lill" Brezina
1918: School bus crash caused 'severe nervous shock'
IN THE KNOW: Shootings need long-term solution
LETTER: Is government trying to disarm the public?
LETTER: Where do elected leaders stand on gun control?
EDITORIAL: Alexandria should raise tobacco age to 21
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
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Conservation plan pays farmers
Alexandria J.C. Penney store to close
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
Adding some kick to downtown: Martial arts studio moves into new location, expands classes
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
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December 24, 2010
'I Saw Mommy Killing Santa Claus'
The Alexandria Arts Association (AAAA) will present I Saw Mommy Killing Santa Claus, a murder mystery dinner theater experience. The evening...
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am
December 17, 2010
Nutcracker Ballet set at AAAA Theatre
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) and Tastefully Simple will present the Continental Ballet Company's Nutcracker Ballet on Friday, December 17 at 7 p.m. at the AAAA Theatre. The Nutcracker Ballet is the timeless Christmas tale of Clara and her fantastic voyage to the Land...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2010
AAAA presents Little Women
The Alexandria Area Arts Association will present Little Women. Performances are set for Thursday, December 2 at 7:30 p.m.; Fridays, November...
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
October 29, 2010
'Wizard of Oz' blows audiences away
A couple weeks ago I dreamt I was in Kansas. Then I was in Oz. Dorothy was there. So was a cowardly lion, a tinman, a scarecrow...and Toto, too. There was a screeching wicked witch and a sweet, angelic good witch. It seemed so real. I could have sworn Judy Garland was prancing around...
October 29, 2010 - 12:00am
October 8, 2010
Cassie and The Bobs present 'The music of Patsy Cline'
United Way of Douglas and Pope Counties will present its fall fundraiser concert, "Imagine That, The Music of Patsy Cline," with Cassie and The...
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am
September 24, 2010
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the AAAA
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will present The Wizard of Oz at the AAAA Theatre in Alexandria. The production is set for October...
September 24, 2010 - 12:00am
August 27, 2010
Letter - John Hawkes event was a success
To the editor: On behalf of the Alexandria Area Arts Association, I would like to express our sincere appreciation to everyone for attending our Winter's Bone fundraising event with John Hawkes. I would like to thank John Perino and Jimmy Chan of Midway Cinema 9 for giving us this...
August 27, 2010 - 12:00am
July 28, 2010
A relaxing time at Art in the Park
The Alexandria Area Arts Association's "Art in the Park" last weekend drew big crowds who enjoyed everything from testing out hand-made hammocks...
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Local movie star returns home
The upcoming new movie, Winter's Bone, may not be the heartwarming, feel-good movie of the season, but to John Hawkes, "It's the best movie I've...
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
July 16, 2010
'Theater Off the Cuff' at AAAA tonight
The Alexandria Area Arts Association is hosting Improv Café, presented by Colin Hearn and David Christman from Theater Off the Cuff. The event will take place tonight, Friday, July 16, at 7 p.m. and again tomorrow evening at 8 p.m. Tickets for this event are $15 and can be purchased...
July 16, 2010 - 12:00am
Meet and greet with John Hawkes set for next Friday
The Alexandria Area Arts Association and Midway Mall Cinema 9 are excited to announce an event scheduled for Friday, July 23. John Hawkes, who was known as John Perkins when he graduated Jefferson High School in Alexandria, is the star of the newly released movie, Winter's Bone. Hawkes...
July 16, 2010 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
'Meet the Beetles' to perform at AAAA tonight
The Alexandria Area Arts Association will present "Meet the Beetles" tonight, Friday, July 9. Meet the Beetles, a tribute to one of the greatest...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
June 18, 2010
Fast*Fest 2010 is Saturday at AAAA
The Alexandria Area Arts Association will host Fast*Fest 2010 this Saturday, June 19. The Minnesota Association of Community Theatres is presenting the third biennial short play festival, Fast*Fest. After two years in St. Cloud, the festival has been moved to Alexandria. This festival...
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am
May 14, 2010
Aging Antics for everyone: Annual show set for May 22 at AAAA
Another fun-filled "Aging Antics" is being planned and will take place next Saturday at the Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) Theatre. This...
May 14, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
AAAA to present 'Miracle Worker'
The Alexandria Area Arts Association Theatre is proud to present The Miracle Worker. This production is the unforgettable, inspiring story of young Helen Keller, left deaf and blind after a childhood illness, and Annie Sullivan, the teacher who unlocked Keller's potential and set...
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am