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Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, May 22
1 killed, another injured after van collides with semi
Dayton, GOP cut last-minute budget deal to set up special session Tuesday
Boys tennis: Cards' season ends after loss to Warriors
Baseball: Panthers knock off B-E for 14th straight win
Sports schedule for Tuesday, May 23
Boys Golf: Alexandria wins CLC title at AGC
Osakis High School celebrates state title
Bus tour visits Arboretum
Christian singer returns to Alex area
Car Care Program names volunteer of the year
Dance benefits shoeless Ugandan children
Outdoor religious drama ends May 25
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Mike Frisch: Tips for opening-day walleyes
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Marion G. Bauer
Gilbert G. Poepping
Frances L. Lesuer
Lola M. Olson
It's Our Turn: An astonishing blur of technology
Echo Press editorial: Who will pay for clean water?
Observations from the Archives: 2007: Freedom to Breathe Act bans public indoor smoking
Guest editorial: More urban-rural unity needed
Letter: Putting God in a box
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
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On The Street
May 8, 2017
City considers new rules for e-cigarettes, loud music
Vapor from e-cigarettes. Loud music. Seasonal liquor licenses. The Alexandria City Council is in the process of changing the rules for all three of those topics and wants feedback from residents. At its Monday meeting, the council agreed to schedule a public hearing to consider a...
May 8, 2017 - 10:28pm
April 24, 2017
Garms Family to perform southern gospel music concert
The Garms Family, Minnesota's family of southern gospel music, will give a live concert on Sunday, April 30, at 4 p.m. at Rose City Free Church....
April 24, 2017 - 9:10am
April 19, 2017
Music tour coming to Zion Lutheran Church
The Central Lutheran School's music department is stopping in Alexandria this week as part of its 2017 Music Tour. The group will perform on Friday, April 21, at 1 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 300 Lake St., Alexandria. Central Lutheran School is located in the midway area of St....
April 19, 2017 - 6:28am
April 8, 2017
Alexandria grad touring with rock band
Michael Ivers' curiosity about music began at a young age, and it hasn't vanished since. Now age 25, Ivers is the guitarist in a Minnesota-based...
April 8, 2017 - 1:40pm
April 7, 2017
Central Lakes Symphony to tell stories through music
Concert-goers will have the chance to be fully immersed in music during the Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra’s Children of All Ages concert. It will take place at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 9, at the Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center.
April 7, 2017 - 9:36am
March 10, 2017
Music students perform in National Federation of Music Clubs Festival
More than 250 music students from the West Central Minnesota area celebrated their music studies by playing and singing at the National Federation...
March 10, 2017 - 9:00am
March 8, 2017
Old-time gospel sing-along
A group of folks who love old-time gospel music are getting together for a sing-along of old favorites like "Amazing Grace," "I Saw the Light,"...
March 8, 2017 - 9:00am
February 24, 2017
Acoustic Sound heads up EAC's First Friday Concert
Acoustic Sound will perform at the Evansville Art Center's First Friday Concert on Friday, March 3 from 7 to 9 p.m. at 111 Main St., Evansville....
February 24, 2017 - 10:00am
February 16, 2017
Musicians invited to open mic event
Evansville Art Center, 111 Main Street, will host Open Mic music on Thursday, Feb. 16, at 7 p.m. Musicians are invited to come and play. The facility has a high-quality sound system and a full keyboard Yamaha piano. It is always looking for new musicians to join its group of performers....
February 16, 2017 - 8:19am
February 15, 2017
Koo Koo Kanga Roo to perform family-friendly concert
The Douglas County Library will host music group Koo Koo Kanga Roo on Monday, Feb. 20, at 6:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Elementary gymnasium in Alexandria....
February 15, 2017 - 6:15pm
February 8, 2017
Family trio to perform at Alexandria Senior Center
Sellin, Wallace and Rousu will perform on Sunday, Feb. 12, at 2:30 p.m. at at the Alexandria Senior Center. This unique family trio includes...
February 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
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
November 2, 2016
Rhythm and 'do's: Barbershop becomes hangout for musicians
On a Tuesday afternoon, Kyle's Barbershop owner Kyle Nelson and employee Jeff Tacker give back-to-back haircuts to five customers. A few patrons...
November 2, 2016 - 6:00am
October 28, 2016
Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra kicks off 2016-17 season
The Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra will present a concert of chamber music on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 2 p.m. at Alexandria United Methodist Church, 2210 Sixth Ave. E., Alexandria. This concert consists of members of the orchestra in small groups presenting chamber music.
October 28, 2016 - 10:00am
October 24, 2016
Updated: Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
FARGO—Bobby Vee, the Fargo boy who stepped into the spotlight the day after the music died, died early Monday due to complications from...
October 24, 2016 - 9:14pm