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February 25, 2015
Char Petroske and Sue Sibell with Panther Distillery of Osakis talk about their whiskey products at the United Way fundraiser.
Out and About: Beer and Wine Tasting Gala
February 25, 2015 - 12:00am
February 18, 2015
Three-year-old Otto Good of Alexandria smiles at his family as he rolls across the LAR gymnasium floor on Sunday. (Photos by Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Out and About: I Love to Read Month
February 18, 2015 - 12:00am
February 11, 2015
Bryan Hinnenkamp (right) of Eagle Bend watches his line with niece Maggie Dirkes of Osakis during Saturday’s ice derby on Lake Osakis. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Out and About - Lake Osakis derby
February 11, 2015 - 12:00am
February 4, 2015
Donald Stott enjoys a heaping forkful of lutefisk with his wife, Carole. Though they are not members of Calvary Lutheran Church, they say that they just love lutefisk.
Out and About - Lutefisk Supper
February 4, 2015 - 12:00am
January 28, 2015
Olivia Swiridow (right) helps place paper bags that were part of a Maze Cubed illusion. Three bags contained a harmless block of wood. A fourth bag held a metal spike. The magician, Zak Mirzadeh, brought his hand down quickly over each one until there was just one bag left, the one holding the spike. (Photos by Al Edenloff)
Out and About - Church magic show
January 28, 2015 - 12:00am
January 21, 2015
Three-year-old Thomas Wagner finds his balance during the gymnastics course Saturday.
Out and About - Warm weather brings families together
January 21, 2015 - 12:00am
January 14, 2015
An audience of about 40 music lovers caught a performance by Good Company Band at the Alexandria Senior Center in Alexandria Sunday afternoon. On the second Sunday of each month, live music is performed at the senior center. Next month, Mikko Cowdery and Patty Kakac will take the stage. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
Out and About - Senior center hosts Second Sunday music show
January 14, 2015 - 12:00am
January 7, 2015
Curling proved to be the perfect way to slide on into 2015 for families and friends. Multiple teams took to the rink until the New Year was finally upon them.
Out and About - New Year's Eve
January 7, 2015 - 12:00am
December 17, 2014
Orrin Miller of Miller’s Outback Craft Shop in Alexandria talks about his wood products to a customer at the Viking Plaza in Alexandria on Saturday. (Tara Bitzan/Echo Press)
Out and About - Activity at Viking Plaza
December 17, 2014 - 12:00am
December 3, 2014
Anna Luthi of Alexandria checks out the reindeer at Christmas in the Fort. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Out and About - Christmas in the Fort
December 3, 2014 - 12:00am
November 25, 2014
Brianna and George Trembulak check out some knitted clothing at the Trinity Lutheran Church Holiday Boutique on Saturday morning. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Out and About - Holiday Boutique at Trinity Lutheran Church
November 25, 2014 - 12:00am
November 19, 2014
Robyn Snyder and Cliff Korkowski enjoy a sophisticated drink and some fellowship while they wait for the evening’s food tastings to begin. (Jessica Sly/Echo Press)
Out and About - Guests treat taste buds at Fork and Cork
November 19, 2014 - 12:00am
November 12, 2014
Mingle and Jingle was hosted at the Carlos City Hall on Saturday, November 8. Several different vendors were featured. (Annie Harman/Echo Press)
Crafts and gifts and fun galore!
November 12, 2014 - 12:00am
November 5, 2014
Six-month-old Beckett Arnold of Alexandria enjoyed some time with the pumpkins while dressed up as “Gnomeo.”
Out and About - Halloween fun!
November 5, 2014 - 12:00am
October 22, 2014
Cast members from The Addams Family dropped in on the costume bash and dance Friday, arriving in a hearse. They include (left to right) Lurch (Chuck Grussing), Grandmama (Lindsey Roers), Gomez (David Christman), Morticia (Kara Gerdes), Fester (Kevin Lee), Pugsley (Brody Uhlenkamp) and Wednesday (Mackenzie Webb). The Addams Family: A New Musical Comedy, opens Friday at Alexandria Area Arts Association. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
Out and About - The Thing on Broadway and Alexzombia bring weekend fun to area
October 22, 2014 - 12:00am