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Three wisemen, portrayed (left to right) by Jacque Bremen, Keith Nack and Norman Prochnow, bring gifts to Joseph and Mary, played by Brett Ludwig and Erika Etter, and baby Jesus for the first scene in the "History on 3rd" re-enactments of Jesus' life, death and resurrection. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Story of Jesus told on Third Avenue
3 hours 18 min ago
Houseplant fundraiser
11 hours 37 min ago
March 22, 2018
Clifford Knutson, owner of CK Taxidermy and Replicas, carefully spreads Modge-Podge on the feet of an eider duck, which he is preparing for this weekend's taxidermy competition in Alexandria. The Modge-Podge, a common crafter's adhesive, will give the duck feet a natural matte finish. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Taxidermists bring their best to Alexandria
March 22, 2018 - 3:22pm
March 21, 2018
The British a capella group Apollo5 will perform Friday, March 23, as part of the Central Lakes Concert Association's concert season. (Contributed)
London-based quintet performs in Alexandria
March 21, 2018 - 1:13pm
Event showcases home-based businesses
March 21, 2018 - 9:15am
March 17, 2018
Special needs Easter egg hunt
March 17, 2018 - 5:18pm
March 16, 2018
Trina Weisel studies a map while guiding a Girl Scout trip into the Boundary Waters. Weisel earned her Gold Award while attending Jefferson High School in Alexandria and began leading wilderness trips. (Contributed)
Conquering the wilderness
March 16, 2018 - 12:11pm
4-H holds Sunday open house
March 16, 2018 - 10:18am
March 15, 2018
Health book event
March 15, 2018 - 10:23am
March 10, 2018
The Alexandria Just For Kix group competed in the Mini Kix 7 division on Saturday, March 10. In the front from left  to right is Elizabeth Beach, Ellie Wallgren-Good and Amaya Waldorf. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
A day for dance
March 10, 2018 - 11:51am
Funding for safe parent-child visits
March 10, 2018 - 11:11am
Sobriety celebration
March 10, 2018 - 9:10am
March 9, 2018
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
March 9, 2018 - 2:57pm
March 8, 2018
Cloud Cult, an indie rock group from Duluth, will kick off Theatre L'Homme Dieu's 2018 summer concert series. (Contributed)
Cloud Cult launches concert series
March 8, 2018 - 4:03pm
This sketch shows features that are sometimes included in splash pad designs. A splash pad has little or no standing water. (Drawing courtesy of Aquatix Landscape Structures)
First splash pad meeting is Friday
March 8, 2018 - 2:04pm