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A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
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Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Richard "Shorty" Olson
Shirley Ann Battey
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
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Letter to the Editor: Farmers face risks while improving water quality
It's Our Turn: Home abroad in a purple world
Letter to the Editor: Problems with medicare
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4-H holds county competition
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
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
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July 29, 2018
The female side of funny
Can women be funny as men? Three female Twin Cities actors will take the stage at Theatre L'Homme Dieu next week to prove that indeed they are....
July 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 10, 2017
Cy the comedy guy
Most people would find hitting multiple deer in one night to be a disaster. But for comedian Cy Amundson, the situation has the makings of a...
March 10, 2017 - 9:00am
Never stop laughing
The Unity Foundation invites the public for an evening of fun and laughter at a show that draws couples together for marriage enrichment. The event is Friday, Feb. 17, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria. Matt Loehr, president of Dare to be Different,...
February 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 13, 2017
Packing a punch line
Have you heard the one about the comedian who walks into the liquor store? If you know funny man Jeff Bergs of Alexandria, you have. He's the...
January 13, 2017 - 11:00am
November 11, 2016
1950s come to life in radio theater
Lakes Area Radio Theatre in Alexandria is recreating two old-time radio theater comedies from the 1950s on Friday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m. Admission is $5. For information, call the box office at (320) 808-3841. Past shows are available at www.lakesareatheatre.com. 'Beautiful Dreamer'...
November 11, 2016 - 10:00am
June 8, 2016
Magic show comes to Evansville
The Evansville Art Center, 111 Main Street, will host the Comedy and Magic of Robert and Lynn Halbrook on Thursday, June 9 at 7 p.m. The show is free and open to the public. Performers Robert and Lynn blend the art of illusion with comedy and audience participation. The event is sponsored...
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
You're getting sleepy, very sleepy
Certified hypnotist Dan Lee will present a comedy hypnosis show on Saturday, March 26 at 7 p.m. at The Elks Lodge in Alexandria. Over the past...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 16, 2016
'Will my bunny go to heaven?'
The public is invited to attend Sister's Late Nite Catechism Comedy: Will my Bunny go to Heaven? on Saturday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m. at Central Square in Glenwood. Part pageant, part comedy, this latest addition to the Late Nite Catechism series unearths the origins of Easter bunnies,...
March 16, 2016 - 12:00am
January 22, 2016
Comedy act plans show in Alexandria
The Best of Second City is coming to Alexandria on Saturday, Feb. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center. Performing social and political satire in two 45-minute acts of scripted scenes, music and improvisation, The Second City Touring Company strives...
January 22, 2016 - 12:00am
October 16, 2015
A Hypnotic Halloween offers magic and laughs
The Lakes Area Humane Society in Alexandria invites the public to attend A Hypnotic Halloween fundraiser on Friday, October 23 at Forada Supper Club, 1380 County Road 4 SE, Alexandria. The festivities will begin at 6:30 p.m. with social hour, snacks and a cash bar. During this...
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
June 12, 2015
Lakes Area Radio Theatre presents wedding comedies
Lakes Area Radio Theatre in Alexandria will present two shows on Friday, June 12 at 7 p.m. to celebrate June, the month of weddings. In Cut and Curl, there are not one but two weddings on the calendar, but will either one of them see the bride and groom all the way to the altar?...
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
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
Theatre L'Homme Dieu ends season with romantic comedy
DalekoArts, the professional ensemble theater company of New Prague, will bring the romantic comedy Almost, Maine to close the 53rd season of...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
Enjoy a Comedy on the Rox birthday show
A Comedy on the Rox Production will host the Birthday Bucket List Comedy, produced by Rox Tarrant and Jeff Bergs, on Thursday, August 1 to celebrate Tarrant's 60th birthday. Featuring Chris Barnes, Jodie Maruska, David Harris and Susie Saccoman, the show will take place at Broadway...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
Musical comedy 'Lucky Stiff' set to entertain
The Alexandria Area Arts Association will present Lucky Stiff, a musical comedy by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaterly, April 19-28. How far would...
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am