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March 10, 2017
Cy Amundson, a comedian originally from Alexandria, will be performing at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center. He has been featured on “Conan,” Adam Devine’s “House Party,” “Family Guy,” “American Dad” and Comedy Central’s “This is Not Happening.” (contributed)
Cy the comedy guy
March 10, 2017 - 9:00am
December 18, 2016
The Carolers perform during their portion of the Alexandria Area High School Christmas Concert on Sunday. They sang six songs – including "White Christmas," "The Infant King" and Christmas Time is Here" – before caroling their way off the stage down the hall. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Alexandria Area High School holds Christmas concert
December 18, 2016 - 6:16pm
December 13, 2016
Peter Rothstein (right), who researched and wrote "All is Calm" speaks during a question and answer session after the show on Dec. 7 at Alexandria Area High School. With are cast members (from left to right) Paul Coate, Riley McNutt and Andrew Wilkowski. (Jeff Beach|Echo Press)
New direction for Theatre L'Homme Dieu
December 13, 2016 - 3:02pm
December 12, 2016
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train is one of two that travel across Canada and the U.S. in November and December. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Singing in the snow
December 12, 2016 - 5:08pm
October 24, 2016
Bobby Vee, lower center, and the Shadows.
Updated: Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
October 24, 2016 - 9:14pm
October 7, 2016
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A night for the ladies
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
July 27, 2016
David Barthel’s photo, Lake Effect, shows a dramatic Lake Superior under a cloudy winter sky. Barthel runs North Shore Images Photography.  (Contributed photo)
A treasure trove of crafts awaits at Art in the Park
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
July 22, 2016
Bud Grant, former Vikings coach, will sign autographs (on purchased items only) from 5-7 p.m. outside of Past and Present Home Gallery.  (Contributed photo)
'Party in the Street' takes place today
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
Some of the cast of Love, Loss, and What I Wore gather for a photo during a scene. The show will play at Theatre L’Homme Dieu in Alexandria July 26-31.  (Contributed photos)
TLHD presents Love, Loss, and What I Wore
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
June 24, 2016
A family enjoys ribs at last summer’s Awake the Lakes in Alexandria. The rib serving this year starts at 5 p.m. Saturday.
It's time to Awake the Lakes
June 24, 2016 - 12:00am
June 22, 2016
The Vikingland Band Festival is a popular crowd pleaser as some of the top marching bands from the Midwest compete. This year's event takes place this Sunday, June 26, starting at 1:30 p.m. on Broadway in Alexandria. (Echo Press file photo)
A burst of summer fun
June 22, 2016 - 8:49am
May 4, 2016
Brittney Miller, Kaylee Dillon and Lexi Danner, all of Alexandria, dressed in 1920s fashion for the Bootleggers Bash.  (Photos by Al Edenloff, Echo Press)
Out & About Around the County: Bootleggers Bash
May 4, 2016 - 12:00am
March 20, 2016
Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright play Frank and Claire Underwood in Netflix's political drama "House of Cards."  (Special to The Forum)
Five shows to binge on Netflix now
March 20, 2016 - 11:00am
February 5, 2016
LETTER: Understand the importance of limiting screen time for children
February 5, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
Alexandria native Spencer Christensen (center) performs with the funk band PHO, which recently performed at Paisley Park. (Contributed from Steve Peterson Photography)
'... like a musical twilight zone'
January 29, 2016 - 9:01am