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Local lawmakers want surplus used for health care, tax relief
Holiday Train to stop in Alexandria
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Gymnastics: Cardinals lose close one to Brainerd in home opener
Ernie Unruh Christian Service Award lunch rescheduled
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Students test their knowledge in science fairs
Annual Jingle Bells Telethon is Dec. 10
Crockpot 'crocktails' on standby with or without alcohol
Births - Dec. 9, 2016
Butler and Joswiak
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
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Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Catching those early-ice walleyes
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Harriet M. Johnson
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
COMMENTARY: Take a look at how Minnesota turkeys are raised
LETTER: Fake news is form of terrorism
LETTER: Burden falling on younger generations
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IT'S OUR TURN: 'Don't forget to remember'
Winter grazing of cover crops is subject of workshop
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
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On The Street
November 25, 2016
Sara Renner and The Elements blend gospel, jazz in concert
Sara Renner and her band, The Elements, will share a blend of gospel and jazz in a free concert on Wednesday, Dec. 7, at 6 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran...
November 25, 2016 - 8:00am
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
October 28, 2016
Tara Brueske returns home to give concert
Alexandria native Tara Brueske will give two concerts on Sunday, Nov. 6 at 2 and 5 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Each concert is...
October 28, 2016 - 2:57pm
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
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