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WEDNESDAY UPDATE: Searchers gather again, police seek info about people seen on trail
A hero's welcome: 9/11 exhibit escorted to Douglas County Fairgrounds
Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee is under way
Becker County website shut down by cyber attack
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, August 15
Tennis: Panthers looking for continued progress
Minnewaska Golf Club: Peters, Verkinderen hit holes-in-one in the same group
Eagles Horseshoe Standings
Alex 11U baseball team takes home state title
Atkinson wins Race for the Fallen Lineman at Viking
Photo of the Week
Vacation transformation at Good Shepherd Church
Alexandria's Enterprise plays courthouse concert
Faith Happenings: Running legend to speak at Faith @ Work Lunch
Engaged - Sharp and Kasper
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
Jennifer R. Lorenz-Billings
Richard Henry Tomford
Sylvia O. Johnson
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Fair features racing ostrich-pulled carts
Commentary: City doesn't have right to ban new wells
In the Know: Pay attention to city, county budgets
Letter: What advice did Trump give Boy Scouts?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
hires and promotions
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August 28, 2013
Jeanne Larson to lead water media workshop
The Brush and Palette Club will offer local artists the opportunity to attend a water media workshop mainly offered in the Twin Cities or at art centers such as the Grand Marais Art Colony. The three-day workshop will be held Wednesday through Friday, September 11-13 from 9 a.m. to...
August 28, 2013 - 12:02pm
August 9, 2013
Alex ArtWorks holds August's Third Thursday's Art Show
Alex ArtWorks Third Thursday's Art Show will be held Thursday, August 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Depot Express Restaurant in Alexandria. This month's...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 31, 2013
Art in the Park
Despite lower than average temperatures, the annual Alexandria Area Arts Association's event packed City Park on Saturday and Sunday.
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
June 14, 2013
New art exhibit opens to community
Alex ArtWorks' Third Thursdays Art Show opens for the season on Thursday, June 20. The other two shows will take place on Thursdays, July 18...
June 14, 2013 - 12:00am
June 5, 2013
Art collage class offered
The "Art Collage" class will teach youth entering grades 1-3 everything from painting to sculptures to chalk drawings. Learn about colors, textures and everything art! Instructor Joanne Trenne is a licensed teacher. Class is at Discovery Middle School, Monday through Thursday, June...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2013
Writers from region encouraged to contribute to literary magazine
The Lake Region Review is seeking quality fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry by writers in Minnesota and the eastern Dakotas, especially from those with a personal connection to this region. Submissions don't need to be grounded in this region, though the editors admit a fondness...
May 11, 2013 - 10:15am
May 3, 2013
Alex ArtWorks sets stage for area art
Alex ArtWorks, an arts co-op, is setting the stage for community art by developing an exhibit space for Alexandria area artists. In partnership with Depot Express restaurant in Alexandria, Alex ArtWorks is finalizing plans to showcase the fine art of Alex ArtWorks members on an ongoing...
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
April 6, 2013
Staples Rotary Art Show calling for entries
Pre-registrations are now being accepted for the 49th Annual Staples Rotary Arts Show May 3-4 in the lobby of Centennial Auditorium in Staples. Three new photography classes are open this year, including the 2013 Theme Category of Minnesota Lakes/Rivers. For pre-registration or...
April 6, 2013 - 4:20pm
March 2, 2013
Students encouraged to submit artwork to Congress
U.S. Representative Collin Peterson, D-Minnesota, is inviting high school students from across the Seventh Congressional District to submit their artwork for the 2013 Congressional Art Competition. The competition is open to all high-school students, and the overall winner of...
March 2, 2013 - 11:16am
February 22, 2013
Pairing painting and music
If you check the dictionary, art is most simply defined as "The activity of creating beautiful things." The word itself, small and unassuming,...
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Enter work in H.O.P.E. exhibit
Someplace Safe will present the creative H.O.P.E. Art Exhibit "Healing Our Pain With Easels." Individuals are encouraged to share their story of how crime and violence touched their lives through paintings, drawings, short stories and poems. The exhibit will be displayed at the...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 7, 2013
St. Cloud VA to host Veterans Art Show
The annual Veterans Art Show is scheduled for Wednesday, February 13, from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m., and Thursday, February 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Auditorium (Building 8) on the main campus of the St. Cloud Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System. The show is open to the public. ...
February 7, 2013 - 10:12am
January 30, 2013
ADA grant meeting offered to arts groups
An informational meeting about Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Improvement Grants for Lake Region Arts organizations will be held on Thursday, February 14 from 2 to 3 p.m. at Alexandria Area Arts Association in Alexandria. Nonprofit arts organizations in Becker, Clay,...
January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 25, 2013
Celebrate Recovery to present chalk art
Celebrate Recovery in Alexandria will host a chalk art presentation at 6:30 p.m.
January 25, 2013 - 12:00am
December 14, 2012
Creative paper art sought for gallery
Lake Region Arts Council (LRAC) is extending a call for artists for an Unusual/Creative Paper Art Exhibit in the LRAC/McKnight Gallery in Fergus Falls. The show is intended to challenge regional artists as they utilize paper as a medium. Artists may submit their application online...
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am