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Alexandria to issue $9.8 million in bonds for energy projects, streets, refinancing
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VIkingland Band Festival takes over Broadway
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VFW 15s swept at Willmar
Legion baseball: Alexandria puts school season behind it to focus on a fifth run to Legion state
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SUPing off the beaten path
Italian touches enhance humble flank steak
Mikkelson to host citywide prayer gathering
First Lutheran welcomes new pastor
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The Jolly Zuks bring polka to concert on the lawn
Kristin Rose Elmer of Duluth and Nathaniel Thomas Vetter of Prior Lake announce their engagement.
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A final shot at state
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Walgrave's big day
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How to plant a tree
Producers should file crop certification report
Local work meeting scheduled in Douglas County
Gardening tips: Add sparkle to your landscape
Golfers raise $17,000 in support of United Way
First Security Bank awards student scholarships
Better Business Bureau hopes to mute speaker scam
Servpro opens doors to local area
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On The Street
June 22, 2012
Working at the lumberyard - at 92 years young
June Rossum of Evansville is 92 years old and she's still punching the clock - close to 40 hours per week. What keeps her going? "I don't know,...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Reception to be held for House, winner of walleye stamp contest
The public is invited to an artist's reception for John House on Tuesday, June 19 at 5 p.m. at Art of the Lakes in Battle Lake. At the reception, House will unveil his award-winning Minnesota 2012 Walleye Stamp publicly for the first time. House is the first and only artist to win...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
Scandinavian arts, crafts on display in Evansville
The Evansville Art Center is hosting a Scandinavian Arts and Crafts exhibit during May. The exhibit includes a large collection of Scandinavian fiber arts on loan from Karen Aakre, Northern Sweden arts and crafts, and Finnish fiber arts. There is also a display of rosemaling, courtesy...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Evansville Art Center turns another page
Philosopher Confucius once said, "You cannot open a book without learning something." Members of the Evansville Arts Coalition (EAC) believe...
Library / Life
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Athletic fields in Evansville will get upgrade through Bremer
The Otto Bremer Foundation, majority owner of Bremer Bank, recently awarded $45,000 to the city of Evansville. The city is in the process of a major renovation to its outdoor athletic facilities. Funds from the Otto Bremer Foundation will be used to install new playground equipment,...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Brandon, Evansville schools consider academic pairing
Nearly 100 people were in attendance at a meeting at the Brandon School on Wednesday, February 8 to gain insight into the proposed additional academic pairing between the Brandon and Evansville schools. A second meeting was held last night, Tuesday, February 14 at the Evansville...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
September 2, 2011
Rock 'N Toss set in Evansville
The second annual Rock 'N Toss bean bag tournament will take place at 112 State Street in Evansville this weekend. The 32-mixed team double elimination tournament follows a modified version of the American Cornhole Association (ACA) rules. Singer/songwriter Shane Martin will perform...
September 2, 2011 - 12:00am
August 24, 2011
State amateur baseball: Brandon-Evansville suffers season-ending loss
An 8-5 loss to Raymond ended state tournament play for the Region 16C champion Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs during the single elimination stage of the Class C tournament at Brownton last Saturday. The Bluedogs, after trailing 2-0 early, put together a five-run bottom of the sixth...
Chargers / sports / state
August 24, 2011 - 12:00am
August 17, 2011
Evansville resident represents state's corn growers
Minnesota Corn Growers Association Agvocates Kelsey Gunderson of Raymond, Greg Tusa of Alpha and Leah Johnson of Evansville attended the 16th annual Minnesota Agricultural Ambassador Institute (MAAI) earlier this summer in Willmar. The MAAI program combines hands-on activities, speakers...
August 17, 2011 - 8:03am
August 12, 2011
Region 16C baseball: Hendrickson's blast sends Bluedogs to state
The Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs do not have to worry about climbing their way through the loser's bracket in an attempt to reach their third...
Chargers / region / sports
August 12, 2011 - 12:00am
June 10, 2011
Evansville open mic events set for June 16 and July 21
Due to the size of the New Harmonies exhibit, The Evansville Arts Center's June 16 third Thursday Open Mic Music night from 6:30 to 9 p.m. will be held at the Evansville Heritage Foundation's open stage. Bring your own chair. The July 21 Open Mic event will be held on the street...
June 10, 2011 - 12:00am
June 4, 2011
Evansville resident is 'agvocate' for corn farmers
The Minnesota Corn Growers Association is pleased to announce the new Agvocates ("Advocates for Agriculture") for 2011-2012. The new Agvocates are: Leah Johnson of Evansville, Greg Tusa of Alpha and Kelsey Gunderson of Raymond. The Agvocate program, currently in its second year,...
June 4, 2011 - 10:45am
May 20, 2011
Area softball results
The Ashby softball team captured the Pheasant Conference title by making quick work of Hillcrest in a 12-2 win in five innings on Tuesday night. Haley Ness was back on the rubber as she earned the win by striking out 13 Hillcrest batters. She was also perfect from the plate, adding...
Chargers / sports
May 20, 2011 - 12:00am
March 11, 2011
Todd Green to give concerts in Evansville
The Evansville Art Center (EAC) will be one of only six sites in Minnesota to host the Smithsonian Institution's Museum on Main Street 2011 traveling...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
February 4, 2011
Barn catches fire
The Evansville Fire Department was called to a farm at 19659 East Abercrombie Trail shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday for a barn that was on fire. At...
February 4, 2011 - 12:00am