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VIkingland Band Festival takes over Broadway
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RibFest helps bring the lakes back to life
Legion baseball: Alexandria puts school season behind it to focus on a fifth run to Legion state
Legion baseball: Seven late runs lead Glenwood past Osakis
SUPing off the beaten path
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Bursting onto the scene: Alex eighth-grader finishes off impressive trap season with big final shoot
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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Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Walgrave's big day
Mickelson's big pike
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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
K-LAKES Radio hits the airwaves
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April 8, 2016
Concert adds jazzy flair to spring season
The District 206 Music Department will hold its annual spring jazz concert on Monday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. at Alexandria Area High School (AAHS)...
Life / entertainment
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am
November 23, 2015
Getting into the swing of it (w/video)
Music fans of all ages enjoyed a Swing Dance Party at the Harvest Ball put on by the Alexandria Area High School jazz bands Friday night. The...
November 23, 2015 - 12:42pm
October 9, 2015
Jazz it up with Belle Amour
Alexandria Public Schools Community Education and event co-sponsor Super 8 present jazz group Belle Amour in concert on Saturday, October 17...
Life / entertainment
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
Morris Jazz Festival to feature Bill Pierce, Steven Davis
The 35th annual University of Minnesota, Morris Jazz Festival will be held Friday, April 5, through Saturday, April 6. Featuring guest artists Bill Pierce, tenor saxophone, and Steven Davis, trombone, the 2013 festival promises to be a unique and soulful experience, say organizers....
News / region
March 9, 2013 - 2:32pm
November 30, 2012
Jazz and gospel trio joins central Square concert series
The Central Square Concert Series X will present the Jevetta Steele Trio on Saturday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Historic Auditorium in Glenwood. Steele...
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Jefferson High School to host fall harvest ball
The Jefferson High School (JHS) Fall Harvest Ball, an annual fundraiser for the JHS jazz program, will be held on Friday, November 16 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Woodland Elementary cafeteria in Alexandria. Tickets are $5 presale and are available at Pete's County Market, Elden's Fresh...
Life / school
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Northwestern Trombone Quartet to perform at Mount Carmel
The Northwestern Trombone Quartet will perform a concert on Wednesday, August 22 at 4 p.m. in the Mount Carmel Chapel, located on County Highway...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
April 20, 2012
Dance club hosts jazz ensemble
The Lakeside Dance Club will host the University of Minnesota-Morris (UMM) Jazz Ensemble on Friday, April 27 from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood. The UMM Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Dustin Retzlaff, will play tunes of the Big Band Era. The dance...
April 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Brueske debuts Saturday
Tara B (Tara Brueske) is making her debut at the Carlos Creek Winery for an afternoon of swinging jazz, dreamy ballads, and her own compositions on Saturday, March 31 at 2 and 4 p.m. Tara B, a graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria, is making a special appearance in Alexandria...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
December 21, 2011
Card dance: Jazz team sixth at Sartell
It was a sixth place finish for the Cardinal dance team as they competed at the Central Lakes Conference jazz meet in Sartell Friday. "The jazz team had a good performance," said head coach Christine Reilly. "They made improvements in the area of execution and performed with more...
Cardinals / sports
December 21, 2011 - 12:00am
July 16, 2011
East Otter Tail County History Museum to present jazz, drama programs
The Friends of the History Museum of East Otter Tail County was recently approved by Lake Region Arts Council for funding in the amount of $6,801 to present a series of programs focusing on jazz and drama to develop arts programming. In the past 12 months, the Friends of the History...
News / region
July 16, 2011 - 11:17am
November 10, 2010
Students named to CLC ensembles
The following Jefferson High School Jazz Band students were selected for the Central Lakes All-Conference (CLC) Jazz ensembles. The students...
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
November 18, 2009
JHS students attend jazz fest
The following students from Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria attended the Central Lakes Conference Jazz Festival in Willmar on Monday, November 16: Peter Brackin, tenor saxophone; Jordan Weaver, baritone saxophone; Bennett Freitag, trombone; Brenden Weber, trombone; Sarah...
Life / school
November 18, 2009 - 12:00am
June 19, 2009
Jazz musician Rosholt to perform at Sixth Avenue Wine and Ale
Twin Cities jazz vocalist Christine Rosholt is making a return engagement to Alexandria this Saturday, June 20. The event will take place from...
June 19, 2009 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
All that jazz
Mel Lamar won't tell you that he has jammed with jazz legends Al Jarreau or Mel Torme. He's much too modest. You have to hear that from his friends and students. And when you ask him about it, he'll nonchalantly recall, "Oh yeah, I played with them." Lamar also won't tell you that...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am