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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, February 16 through Monday, February 19
Central Minn. teacher plans walkout over gun violence as part of national movement
Police, parents search for missing Red Lake woman
County hires first HR director
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
Sports Schedule for Tuesday, Feb. 20
Gymnastics: Alexandria takes third in section meet
Wrestling: Cardinals fall in the first round of section tournament
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria goes undefeated on the road
Girls hockey: Cardinals seeded fourth in Class A state tournament
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
Rose Cummings (Mom of Pat Gustafson)
Wayne & Berdeen Benson
Northeast's Minnesota moose population remains low but stable
Is feeding the ducks helping or hurting them?
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
Albert takes a position with the DNR
Outdoor briefs: Pheasants Forever banquet set for Feb. 24
Ryan L. Beers
David "Dave" R. Collins
Edward "Ed" Kenneth Grussing
Dorothy M. Weaver
OUR TURN: It's not easy, but it's pretty simple
COMMENTARY: Stop supporting dirty polluters
COMMENTARY: Infrastructure — a bipartisan job creator
Take flu seriously and it's not too late to get a shot
IT'S YOUR TURN: Readers react to splash pad idea
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
Alexandria J.C. Penney store to close
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
Adding some kick to downtown: Martial arts studio moves into new location, expands classes
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Estate planning seminar on Tuesday
hires and promotions
on the street
January 18, 2017
EAC kicks off new year with open mic
Evansville Art Center will kick off 2017 with Open Mic music on Thursday, Jan. 19, at 7 p.m. at 111 Main Street, Evansville. Musicians are invited to come and play. A sound system and full keyboard will be available. The EAC is always on the lookout for musicians to join its performing...
January 18, 2017 - 9:00am
January 13, 2017
Lakes Area Radio Theatre presents quartet of ghost tales
It's a quartet of magical ghost tales, time travel, murder, mayhem, trees that talk, and little boys who get the switch this week at Lakes Area Radio Theatre on Friday, Jan 13, at 7 p.m. at 2214 Geneva Road, Alexandria. On stage are Chuck Grussing, Hailey Wagner, Cameron Koester and...
January 13, 2017 - 11:00am
January 6, 2017
The Lady and the Cowboy to entertain at senior center
Julie Weldele of Big Lake and Larry Sletten of Alexandria will perform old country-western classics on Sunday, Jan. 8, at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria...
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
December 30, 2016
AAAA improv show adds more local flavor
It has become an Alexandria Area Arts Association tradition to help ring in the new year with an improv show that's guaranteed to be new. This...
December 30, 2016 - 8:00am
December 16, 2016
Two theaters bring 'It's a Wonderful Life" to Alexandria
The Alexandria Area Arts Association and the Lakes Area Radio Theatre are combining to present the Christmas classic "It's a Wonderful Life."...
December 16, 2016 - 8:00am
December 14, 2016
Theatre L'Homme Dieu announces 57th season
Theatre L'Homme Dieu will celebrate its 57th season with musicals, comedies and dramas spanning a century, as well as a curated concert series. Season passes (one admission per theatrical production) and flex passes (five admissions to be used any time for theatrical productions)...
December 14, 2016 - 10:00am
December 7, 2016
Christmas tales come to Lakes Area Radio Theatre
It's time for old-time holiday merriment at Lakes Area Radio Theatre in Alexandria. It will recreate two holiday stories from the 1950s: "Christmas with Abbott and Costello" and "Big Little Jesus: A Dragnet Christmas." Kip Sundlee, Kevin Lee, Lindsey Ann, Aaron Dahlseng and Allen...
December 7, 2016 - 10:00am
Second Sunday concert features Christmas sing-along
Mikko Cowdery, Doug Tatge, Bud Anderson, and other friends will present a Christmas sing-along at the Alexandria Senior Center for its regular...
December 7, 2016 - 9:00am
Alexandria to host A Magical Medora Christmas
Five Medora performers will bring a family-friendly holiday show, A Magical Medora Christmas, to audiences in Alexandria on Monday, Dec. 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center. A Magical Medora Christmas is a 19-community, 24-show tour featuring...
December 7, 2016 - 9:00am
November 11, 2016
Winter season of dance kicks off Nov. 20
The Lakeside Dance Club will kick off its 11th winter season of ballroom dancing at the Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood on Sunday, Nov. 20, from 3 to 7 p.m. The 42nd Street Jazz Band will provide music. Dancers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Basic dance lessons will be offered...
November 11, 2016 - 11:00am
1950s come to life in radio theater
Lakes Area Radio Theatre in Alexandria is recreating two old-time radio theater comedies from the 1950s on Friday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m. Admission is $5. For information, call the box office at (320) 808-3841. Past shows are available at www.lakesareatheatre.com. 'Beautiful Dreamer'...
November 11, 2016 - 10:00am
November 4, 2016
Nathan's Old Time Band leads time of dancing
The public is invited to the Phoenix Event Center in Alexandria for an afternoon of music and dancing on Sunday, Nov. 13, from 2 to 5 p.m. Nathan's...
November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
October 28, 2016
Get glammed up
The public is invited to attend Grit and Glam, a couture ball, on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 6 p.m. to midnight at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. The evening will begin with social hour, followed by hors d'oeuvres, a runway show and an after party. Entertainment will be provided by...
October 28, 2016 - 12:00pm
Take up swing dancing at Harvest Ball
The public is invited to attend the annual Harvest Ball Swing Dance Party fundraiser for Alexandria's jazz band programs. The event is Friday, Nov. 4, from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in the Alexandria Area High School large commons area. Parking is available on either side of the building. ...
October 28, 2016 - 11:00am
Spooky shows take to the stage in radio theater
Lakes Area Radio Theatre in Alexandria is offering a special Halloween performance on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. The two stories were written by International Falls playwright Jeffery Adams. On stage is Scott Giannone, Katy Niemeyer, Pete Woit and Keri Mohror. Bob Pietrowski performs...
October 28, 2016 - 11:00am