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Lincoln Team Red took 10th place in a regional math competition. From left: Isaac Frisell, Wes Garrison, Max Chinn, Ellen Sansted, and Chloe Scholl. (Contributed)
Community news
April 27, 2018 - 3:34pm
April 16, 2018
In the half decade since retiring as an elementary school teacher, Alexandria artist Jana Tonsfeldt has surrounded herself with art. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Happy, headlong rush into art
April 16, 2018 - 6:38am
March 22, 2018
Portrait artist Myron Sahlberg will be one of the featured artists at the Art Makerspace event on  Saturday, March 24, at Alexandria Area High School. (Contributed)
Letting creativity flow: Adults can explore creating art
March 22, 2018 - 8:02am
September 14, 2017
Charles Beck's woodcut print "Evening Chores."
Leaving a mark: Iconic Fergus Falls artist Charles Beck dies at 94
September 14, 2017 - 10:36am
August 4, 2017
Artists offer free community art day
August 4, 2017 - 3:05pm
July 13, 2017
Kathy Grundei's Alexandria studio will display her local landscapes and floral and natural elements.
Local artists open studios to the public
July 13, 2017 - 6:45am
June 30, 2017
Artist John House will display his new work in July at the Evansville Art Center.
Artist John House displays new work in Evansville
June 30, 2017 - 5:41pm
June 8, 2017
The Minnesota State Fair's 2017 Commemorative Art was unveiled on the State Fairgrounds Thursday evening, June 8, 2017 by St. Paul artist Ta-coumba Aiken. (Courtesy of the Minnesota State Fair)
Minnesota State Fair art unveiled
June 8, 2017 - 9:15pm
June 1, 2017
The Evansville Art Center will display gyotaku prints, the old Japanese art of fish rubbing, during June.
Evansville gallery displays fish rubbings
June 1, 2017 - 4:02pm
March 29, 2017
Dean Anderson poses with his artwork inside his dentistry office on Hawthorne Street. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
DOUBLE LIVES: Art of two kinds
March 29, 2017 - 9:00am
February 8, 2017
High school artwork goes on display Feb. 10
February 8, 2017 - 10:00am
January 18, 2017
People who contributed stitches to the art project led by Kristi Kuder were asked to share something about where they are from and sign a canvas that will be the backing for the artwork. (Photos by Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
An artist's touch
January 18, 2017 - 9:12am
November 9, 2016
LRAC Artist Mentor program now taking applications
November 9, 2016 - 9:00am
The weather was unseasonably warm for the Alexandria Holiday Arts and Crafters Tour, hitting 70 degrees on Saturday, so shoppers did not need to bundle up. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
OUT AND ABOUT: Alexandria Holiday Arts and Crafters Tour
November 9, 2016 - 7:00am
Art teacher Nathan Knick and senior Stevie Kaczor discuss a project Kaczor is working on. Kaczor is colorblind, and her art class and the school REACH program came together to buy her glasses that allow her to see color. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)play button
A bright future
November 9, 2016 - 6:00am