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March 29, 2017
A static ball makes Amya Hagen's hair stand up at a past STEAM Expo. This year's event will be Thursday, March 30, from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at Alexandria Area High School. (Contributed)
STEAM Expo enters third year
March 29, 2017 - 9:00am
December 23, 2015
Enjoying their parts in the live radio play "It's a Wonderful Life" are Carolyn Giannone (left) and Pete Woit.  Parker Zwach is pictured in the background. (Photos by Will Benson, Echo Press)
Out & About around the county: Live radio play
December 23, 2015 - 12:00am
March 9, 2015
This is the final version of Leanne Larson’s live event painting, which features a couple just married at Carlos Creek Winery. (Contributed)
True-to-self artist flourishes in unique business
March 9, 2015 - 9:22am
January 28, 2015
The Evansville Art Center will open for the 2015 season with its annual photography exhibit starting Friday, March 6. Photographs like this Baltimore oriole photo taken by Evansville Arts Coalition Photo Club member Van Gooch will be on display. (Contributed)
EAC to host annual photo exhibit
January 28, 2015 - 12:00am
January 14, 2015
These 16 women came together on Saturday, January 3 to go “out on a limb” and try their hand at painting. They are pictured with artist and instructor Gail Kiltie (front row, left end), who taught them that they are all artists. Kiltie owns Joyful H’Arts Studio in Alexandria. (Contributed)
Reinventing herself
January 14, 2015 - 12:00am
December 5, 2014
LRAC awards $60,998 in Fall Legacy Grants
December 5, 2014 - 12:00am
October 17, 2014
Learn oil painting techniques at class
October 17, 2014 - 12:00am
September 26, 2014
Jennifer Martinson’s photography features both light and perspective, as demonstrated in this sunflower photograph. She will be the featured artist at Evansville Art Center’s October exhibit titled From a Distance. (Contributed/Jennifer Martinson)
Photography of Jennifer Martinson featured at exhibit
September 26, 2014 - 12:00am
September 3, 2014
At Thursday’s Alexandria Community Foundation reception at the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum, the Alexandria Senior Center received an $8,000 grant. It was accepted by board members (left to right) Roy Wicken, Marcia Gae Schmitt, Kathryn LeBrasseur, Carol Strong, Darrell Lorsung and Helen Glade.
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff.
Grants will help seniors, art scene and those without a vehicle
September 3, 2014 - 12:00am
August 22, 2014
Ashley's street art
August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
August 20, 2014
Fish decoys on exhibit at Evansville Art Center
August 20, 2014 - 12:00am
August 6, 2014
Effort helps artists and organizations connect
August 6, 2014 - 12:00am
July 18, 2014
Art in the Park, set for Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27 at Alexandria City Park, will feature the North River Ramblers.
Art in the park
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
July 2, 2014
Red Willow Arts plans two Fourth of July concerts
July 2, 2014 - 12:00am
June 25, 2014
Trevor Westad received first place for his photo, stating that “texting while driving makes a crash 23x more likely. Texting can wait.” (Contributed)
Instagram contest selects smart teen driver winners
June 25, 2014 - 12:00am