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Changes improve child support services
Volleyball: Osakis falls in three to Paynesville
Soccer: Alex boys, girls shut out by Brainerd
Girls tennis: Osakis rolls to pair of sweeps at home tri
Cross country: WCA boys win Morris meet, Osakis' Savageau places eighth
Girls swimming: Improvements present despite Cards' opening loss to Melrose
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Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
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LETTER: Promote healthy foods in schools
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Women invited to quarterly agriculture seminar
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
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On The Street
July 27, 2016
Grants offered for artists to quick start next project
It's a new grant year at Lakes Region Arts Council (LRAC). The first grant application round is open and ready for applicants. LRAC Artist Quick Start Grant is now accepting grant applications from individual artists. This year, the Artist Quick Start Grants are open to Becker, Clay,...
July 27, 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
April 25, 2016
Artist Terry Redlin dies
By Rob Beer, Forum News Service WATERTOWN, S.D. -- A famed South Dakota artist died Sunday and while Terry Redlin wasn't able to put a brush...
April 25, 2016 - 3:54pm
February 10, 2016
Calling all artists for Phelps Mill Festival
Artist applications are now available online for the 2016 Phelps Mill Festival, a fine arts and crafts event, on July 9 and 10. Up to 20,000 people attend this two-day event. New and seasoned artists are welcome to showcase and sell their wares. The application deadline is Tuesday,...
February 10, 2016 - 12:00am
January 6, 2016
Make art this summer
Lake Region Arts Council (LRAC) is offering regional high school students in grades 9-11 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 also have the...
January 6, 2016 - 12:00am
December 18, 2015
An artistic impression
The recently renovated house showcases an artist's touch in nearly every nook and cranny. From the refinished furniture, to the framed prints...
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
November 11, 2015
LRAC accepting Artist Mentor Grant applications
Students in grades 9-11 who reside in the nine-county region served by Lake Region Arts Council (LRAC), including Douglas County, have an opportunity to apply for an Artist Mentor Grant through February 1, 2016. Grants are available in all artistic disciplines, including music,...
November 11, 2015 - 12:00am
Naomi Bjorklund featured at Third Thursday's art show
Alex ArtWorks Third Thursday’s Art Show artist reception will be held Thursday, September 18 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Sixth Avenue Wine and Ale...
September 11, 2014 - 2:37pm
June 28, 2013
Recording artist Kelley Hunt to perform at Maritime Gardens
Keyboardist and guitarist Kelley Hunt will return to the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum (MLMM) and Gardens outdoor stage, 205 3rd Avenue West,...
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
Local artist opens exhibition
Alexandria artist Millie Conard's retrospective exhibition recently opened at the Kaddatz Gallery, 111 West Lincoln Avenue, Fergus Falls. Conard attended the Layton School of Art in Milwaukee when she was 17. After settling in Alexandria and raising children, she renewed her interest...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 24, 2013
Exhibition in Fergus Falls spotlights Alexandria artist
A reception will be held in Fergus Falls Thursday for Alexandria artist Millie Conard. It will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Kaddatz Galley, 111 West Lincoln Avenue. Conard's works will be on display at the gallery through May 31. Conard works in a variety of mediums, including...
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Watermedia workshop to be held April 10-12
A Brush and Palette workshop, to be held in the Carlos Town Hall April 10-12, will provide artists with an opportunity to dramatize and improve...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
Up close and personal - local artist doing residency, conducting workshop
Alexandria artist Janelle Sundberg currently has more than 20 of her original watercolor paintings on exhibit at the Historic Landmark Center...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
March 1, 2013
Osakis native lends artistic talents to portal project
Osakis native Claire Witt recently came home to share her artistic talents and help local students leave a legacy. Witt is an Osakis High School...
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am
February 14, 2013
Pioneer Public TV show spotlights artists from region
Pioneer Public Television will premiere the next episode of Postcards on Sunday, February 24 at 7 p.m. with "Artists of Western Minnesota." This episode explores some of the skilled artists Minnesota has to offer. Hear the inside story on silversmith artist Jean Menden in Boyd, explore...
February 14, 2013 - 4:09pm