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St. Patrick's Day

March 10, 2017
Mikko and Friends, which includes (left to right) Christina Seaborn, Doug Tatge, Annie O’Flynn, Chuck Wencl and Mikko Cowdery, will perform its 14th annual St. Patrick’s Day concert on Friday, March 17. (Contributed)
Mikko and Friends brings taste of Ireland to Alexandria
March 10, 2017 - 9:00am
March 13, 2016
The finished Coffee Filter Wreath is perfect for holiday decorating. (Jessica Karley Rerick, Forum News Service contributor)
Get ready for St. Patrick's Day with DIY Coffee Filter Wreath
March 13, 2016 - 9:00am
March 12, 2016
Hundreds (yes, at least 200) of people lined the sidewalks in downtown Nelson Saturday for the St. Patty's Day parade hosted by Corral Saloon and Eatery. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
St. Patty's parade, lots o'fun pop up in Nelson Saturday
March 12, 2016 - 4:49pm
Irish toffee shortbread uses butter from Ireland. (Dave Wallis | The Forum)
Irish shortbread turns complex tarts into delicious toffee bars
March 12, 2016 - 11:00am
March 18, 2015
(Left to right) Lisa Schultz, Tammy Paulson, Jennifer Maloney  and Stacy Haaven from Elk’s Lodge in Alexandria are all smiles as they peddle along in the St. Patrick’s Day parade in Nelson on Saturday. (Photos by Annie Harman/Echo Press)
A wee bit O' Irish celebration
March 18, 2015 - 12:00am
March 16, 2015
A young leprechaun rides along the St. Patrick's Day parade in Nelson.
Nelson celebrates St. Patrick's Day with first-ever event
March 16, 2015 - 10:12am
March 13, 2015
Chuck and Michelle Wencl of Alexandria will be among a dozen area musicians presenting several dozen Irish songs at the 12th annual Mikko and Friends St. Patrick’s Day Show on Saturday, March 17 at 7 p.m. at the Alexandria Area Arts Association Theatre. (Contributed)
Mixture of musicians joins for St. Patrick’s Day performance
March 13, 2015 - 12:00am
History of St. Patrick’s Day traditions
March 13, 2015 - 12:00am
March 11, 2015
The four-member country/rock band Contention of Sauk Centre will play guests into the night from 8 p.m. to midnight at Nelson’s St. Patrick’s Day Bash on Saturday, March 14. (Contributed)
Party Irish-style in Nelson this Saturday
March 11, 2015 - 12:00am
March 14, 2014
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a bit o’ green
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
Drivers given St. Patrick’s Day weekend warnings
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Free Irish concert in Barrett to join St. Patrick’s Day celebration
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
Skilly and Duff’s St. Patrick’s Day show will be held at Carlson Music Center this year. They will be joined by Chuck Wencl (not pictured) and Sami Steidl (far left). Skilly and Duff is made up of (left to right) Bruce Kelly, Annie O’Flynn and Mikko Cowdery. (Contributed)
Carlson Music Center to host Skilly and Duff Irish show
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
March 9, 2012
Al's decked out coffee cup as seen on Facebook. (Echo Press photo)
It's Our Turn: The power of social media
March 9, 2012 - 12:00am
Mikko Cowdery, Annie O'Flynn and Bruce Kelly will bring the Irish music of Skilly and Duff to the stage of the  Alexandria Area Arts Association Theatre in Alexandria on Friday, March 16 at 7 p.m. (Contributed photo)
Annual St. Paddy's Show scheduled at AAAA Theatre
March 9, 2012 - 12:00am