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Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
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Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
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September 14, 2017
Leaving a mark: Iconic Fergus Falls artist Charles Beck dies at 94
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—Charles Beck didn't leave his mark on the landscape. Rather, he made his imprint by capturing the rolling hills, plowed...
September 14, 2017 - 10:36am
August 4, 2017
Artists offer free community art day
Community members can make postcards, posters or other projects from 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Aug. 8 when the Alexandria United Methodist Church 2210 E. 6th Ave. hosts a free Community Art Day. Led by the Brush and Palette Club, artists will demonstrate a range of techniques such as mixing...
August 4, 2017 - 3:05pm
July 13, 2017
Local artists open studios to the public
Nine local artists will showcase their work during the annual Art of the Lakes Studio Tour from Friday through Sunday. Free and open to the...
July 13, 2017 - 6:45am
June 30, 2017
Artist John House displays new work in Evansville
Known for his wildlife paintings and carvings, Minnesota artist John House has branched into rural landscapes and portraits. His new work will...
June 30, 2017 - 5:41pm
June 8, 2017
Minnesota State Fair art unveiled
ST. PAUL—St. Paul artist Ta-coumba Aiken's commemorative art for the 2017 Minnesota State Fair was unveiled Thursday afternoon at the Fairgrounds....
June 8, 2017 - 9:15pm
June 1, 2017
Evansville gallery displays fish rubbings
Move over, headstones and historic plaques. A local artist has found something different to take rubbings from—dead fish. Inspired by patterns...
June 1, 2017 - 4:02pm
March 29, 2017
DOUBLE LIVES: Art of two kinds
For some, dentistry and painting may sound like two things that have nothing in common. But for Dean Anderson, an Alexandria dentist who paints...
March 29, 2017 - 9:00am
February 8, 2017
High school artwork goes on display Feb. 10
Artwork by dozens of area high school students will go on display Feb. 10 at Minnesota State Community and Technical College Fergus Falls campus. The Regional Art Show, which is free and open to the public, will include 160 works by students from the Battle Lake, Brandon-Evansville,...
February 8, 2017 - 10:00am
January 18, 2017
An artist's touch
Alexandria area residents added their personal touch of creativity to a piece of art destined to hang in the new Sanford hospital in Fargo. ...
January 18, 2017 - 9:12am
November 9, 2016
LRAC Artist Mentor program now taking applications
Lake Region Arts Council is once again offering regional high school students in grades nine through 11 the opportunity to be a "protégée artist." The LRAC Artist Mentor program matches students with professional artists who will mentor the students for 15 hours this summer. Students...
November 9, 2016 - 9:00am
OUT AND ABOUT: Alexandria Holiday Arts and Crafters Tour
The weather was unseasonably warm for the 2016 Alexandria Holiday Arts and Crafters Tour, which took place Nov. 3, 4 and 5. Seven local homes...
November 9, 2016 - 7:00am
A bright future
If you ask Stevie Kaczor her favorite color, you're likely to get numerous answers. "You can't ask that," she said. "I think that purple is...
November 9, 2016 - 6:00am
July 20, 2016
Morning community art workshop offered
The Alexandria Brush and Palette Club will host a Young Artist Community Workshop on Tuesday, Aug. 2 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at United Methodist Church in Alexandria. Artists between the ages of 7-16 should be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Youth participants will be encouraged...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
July 13, 2016
"What do you want people to understand about you the most?" This was the question that local artist Tracy Anderson posed to 13 subjects before...
July 13, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
MPR seeks art for 50th anniversary calendar
In 2017, Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) will turn 50, and as part of the kick-off celebration, it is seeking submissions of visual representations of what MPR has meant to the artist or to the state. One submission will be chosen from all eligible entries to be reproduced on a special...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am