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Farmers frustrated with Dayton communications
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Aug. 30
Group to pay $2,000 fine for illegal fireworks
Changes improve child support services
ATV safety training offered to youth
Volleyball: Osakis falls in three to Paynesville
Soccer: Alex boys, girls shut out by Brainerd
Girls tennis: Osakis rolls to pair of sweeps at home tri
Cross country: WCA boys win Morris meet, Osakis' Savageau places eighth
Girls swimming: Improvements present despite Cards' opening loss to Melrose
EVERYDAY GOURMET: Take care of extra zucchini by making noodle dishes
The search is on for Mrs. Douglas County
Aging Mastery Program offered
Class reunions scheduled
Hospice serves more than cancer patients
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
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Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
Brandon D. Randt
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Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
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From the Archives - 1991: Location decided for new library
EDITORIAL: Here's information that landlords, tenants should know
LETTER: Promote healthy foods in schools
LETTER: We need some backbone
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
Women invited to quarterly agriculture seminar
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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)...
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...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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...
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