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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
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Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Please stop the hate
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OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
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May 21, 2018
Concerts return to courthouse lawn
Music will blow through Alexandria streets again each Thursday evening as Concerts on the Courthouse Lawn begins another season on May 24. It...
May 21, 2018 - 6:34am
March 8, 2018
Cloud Cult launches concert series
Nicole Mulder's friends told her she was dreaming if she thought she could bring Cloud Cult to Alexandria. The Duluth indie rock band has passionate...
March 8, 2018 - 4:03pm
December 22, 2017
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Christmas concerts dazzle
December 22, 2017 - 2:49pm
October 26, 2017
Chamber music to range from Bach to Bartok
Musicians from the Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra will perform music from Bach to Bartok during a chamber music concert at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 29, at the Alexandria United Methodist Church, 2210 6th Ave. East in Alexandria. Chamber music takes its name from the small rooms or...
October 26, 2017 - 1:35pm
October 21, 2017
LETTER: Concerts provide rich source of enjoyment
To the editor: Thanks to Kathryn LeBrasseur for her article about the arts in Alexandria in the October 11 paper. I just had to mention two others that have become such a rich source of enjoyment for me. One is the absolutely beautiful chamber music performed as a part of the "Awake...
October 21, 2017 - 1:15pm
June 26, 2017
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Indie rocker and songwriter Ralph Covert will kick off Evansville's July 4 weekend celebration with a 7 p.m. concert on Friday, June 30, at...
June 26, 2017 - 7:38am
July 22, 2016
LETTER: Need bigger indoor location in case of rain
To the editor: The Red Willow Arts Coalition provided yet another fabulous evening filled with wonderful music. The White Sidewalls concert was one of the best I’ve seen. Unfortunately, rain did cause confusion in regards to the location of the concert. The Corral Saloon and Supper...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
November 27, 2014
Tenore to give holiday concert in Glenwood Saturday, November 29
Tenore, an award-winning Canadian tenor group, will give a holiday concert on Saturday, November 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Central Square in Glenwood. The...
November 27, 2014 - 12:00am
November 21, 2014
Free concert ushers in holiday season
Contemporary Christian recording artist Peder Eide will give a concert on Wednesday, December 3 at 6:30 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria....
November 21, 2014 - 12:00am
October 24, 2014
Pianist Tony DeSare to play third show in concert season
The third concert of the 2014-15 season of the Central Lakes Concert Association will be held Sunday, November 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center. The Tony DeSare Trio will perform. Admission is by season membership only. If interested in a season...
October 24, 2014 - 12:00am
Blues-rock band comes to Forada
Blues-rock group The Todd Wolfe Band will bring its fall Miles to Go U.S. Midwest/Canadian tour to Forada on Thursday, October 30 at 8 p.m. at...
October 24, 2014 - 12:00am
October 22, 2014
The Copoetics to entertain on October 23
Midwest natives Louisa Soli-Holt and Dan Finch, a duet called Copoetics, will perform on Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m. at Sixth Avenue Wine and Ale in Alexandria. Both former alternative secondary school educators, Soli-Holt and Finch were each individually driven by music to explore...
October 22, 2014 - 12:00am
October 1, 2014
First Friday concert features: Kristofer Hanson, The Three J’s
Guitarist Kristofer Hanson will be the featured artist at Evansville Art Center’s (EAC) First Friday Concert on Friday, October 3 at 7 p.m....
October 1, 2014 - 12:00am
August 29, 2014
Dueling pianos to perform September 6
This is first event in new AAHS Performing Arts Center
August 29, 2014 - 12:00am
August 27, 2014
Hear Crankshaft and the Gear Grinders in concert
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum and Gardens in Alexandria will present Crankshaft and the Gear Grinders in concert on Friday, August 29....
August 27, 2014 - 12:00am