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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
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Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
Philip R. Harrang
Larry E. Thielmann
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OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Leadership program graduates 25
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
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May 20, 2017
4-H'ers take the stage
Douglas County 4-H members recently performed in the annual Share-the-Fun Program at the Osakis school auditorium. The talent and skit event involved youth in kindergarten through one year post high school. Share-the-Fun allows 4-H members to develop poise, self-confidence and skill...
May 20, 2017 - 7:09am
February 3, 2017
Love comes to the radio stage
The stage at Lakes Area Radio Theatre is ablaze with love. On Friday, Feb. 10, the cast will recreate two old-time radio legends: "My Favorite Husband" and "Life of Riley." Doors open at 6:30 p.m. at the theater, 2214 Geneva Road NE in Alexandria. Admission is $8. The cast includes...
February 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 6, 2013
Hear comedy duo in 'Sweet River County'
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week: ON STAGE There will be no live performance on Friday,...
September 6, 2013 - 10:46am
August 9, 2013
Listen to 'Cannonball Cipelli' on stage
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week: ON STAGE Since 1877 at the Royal Aquarium in London when Zazel, a 14-year-old girl became the first human cannonball, people have gathered at circuses around the world to watch people make this...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
Alex ArtWorks sets stage for area art
Alex ArtWorks, an arts co-op, is setting the stage for community art by developing an exhibit space for Alexandria area artists. In partnership with Depot Express restaurant in Alexandria, Alex ArtWorks is finalizing plans to showcase the fine art of Alex ArtWorks members on an ongoing...
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
Romance reigns this week at Lakes Area Theatre
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week: ON STAGE Little Women has been read as a romance or...
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
November 2, 2012
Readers, writers and rowdy comedy take the stage
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week: ON STAGE Visiting the LAT stage on Friday, November...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Lakes Area Theatre presents Danger Incorporated: The Eye of the Angel
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week: ON STAGE LAT welcomes to the stage the Lost in the...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 28, 2012
'Three Skeleton Key' is on-stage Friday
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week: ON STAGE Imagine three lone men in a lighthouse on...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
Arts association offers classes
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) announces its fall education line-up, which includes classes in acting, stage combat and make-up. Classes are offered to both adults and youth. Classes are: Stage combat. Teaches the basics of safe and effective on-stage fighting and battle....
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
September 21, 2012
Don Shelby headlines Lakes Area Theatre show
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week: ON STAGE As the song says, "tragedy tomorrow, comedy...
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
'The Barrington Ransom' to hit airwaves Sunday
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week: ON STAGE Goodbye, Miss Lizzie Borden takes the LAT...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Alexandria Area Arts Association presents The Secret Garden
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will kick off its 2012-13 season with the Tony award-winning musical, The Secret Garden, September...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
Radio theater kicks off fall season
Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week: ON STAGE This fall's season kicks off with a mystery/drama written by International Falls playwright Jeffrey Adams. Tall Bears takes place in the northern Minnesota woods and deals with a pertinent...
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
Prairie Wind Players to hold auditions
Auditions will be held on September 17-18 at 6:30 p.m. for Prairie Wind Players November production, The Importance of Being Earnest, at Roosevelt Hall in Barrett. One of Oscar Wilde's greatest plays, The Importance of Being Earnest is a farce, a romantic comedy of manners and a...
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am