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Law Enforcement Blotter: Jan. 17
B-E School Board salaries stay the same
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Boys Basketball: Minnewaska gets bounce-back win
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Melvin & JuAnn
Morken: Some takeaways from the 2018 deer season
Minnesotans 16 and older fish free this weekend if they take a kid
Seminar focused on outdoor first aid set for Jan. 23
Mike Frisch: Jig them up!
Ice climbing festival draws enthusiasts from Midwest and beyond
Mary E. Kloehn
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Gary "Buzz" Grooters
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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
Wake Up Alexandria at NorthStar Complex
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January 12, 2019
Play about Runestone in development
For more than a hundred years, people have debated whether the Kensington Runestone is real or fake. Now, a playwright with ties to the Kensington...
January 12, 2019 - 12:08pm
January 7, 2019
A comedic murder mystery: Andria Theatre presents 'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery'
Sherlock Holmes is somewhat of a know-it-all. Holmes has been described as a bit of an intellectual. And, in the Andria Theatre's upcoming production...
January 7, 2019 - 7:35am
December 6, 2018
Theatre L'Homme Dieu announces 2019 season lineup
A new production from the Church Basement Ladies, playwright/storyteller Kevin Kling, dance and romantic comedy productions, and a concert series...
December 6, 2018 - 8:25am
December 5, 2018
Andria Theatre to present 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever': Show opens Thursday
Joy Wrolson isn't new to directing, but she's making her directorial debut at the Andria Theatre Thursday with "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever."...
December 5, 2018 - 3:35pm
November 18, 2018
Scandal at the North Pole: Find out what happened in 'The Eight: Reindeer Monologues'
Scandal has erupted at the North Pole and Santa has been accused of a salacious crime. The reindeer have had enough and want to tell their side...
November 18, 2018 - 6:40am
October 7, 2018
'Wizard of Oz' takes the stage: Show opens Oct. 11
At just 10 years old, Emily Staples knows what it takes to get into character. To prepare for her upcoming role of Toto in Andria Theatre's production...
October 7, 2018 - 6:30pm
September 28, 2018
Music, mystery and more ahead in season's shows: 'Wizard of Oz' leads off slate at Andria Theatre
The start of Andria Theatre's 2018-2019 season is just around the corner. The first of five shows opens the second week of October, with the last show hitting the stage in early April. Although David Christman, the theater's artistic director, makes the final decision on which shows...
September 28, 2018 - 11:58am
September 20, 2018
Fire Pit takes on emotional topic: 'The Father: A Tragic Farce' shares story of dementia
The newest production at Fire Pit Productions, "The Father: A Tragic Farce," is sensitive and sheds a different light on dementia, according...
September 20, 2018 - 5:50am
August 22, 2018
'The Man from Earth' goes outside
The latest play to be performed through Fire Pit Productions is expected to leave its audience questioning what they believe in and why, according...
August 22, 2018 - 9:40am
August 1, 2018
'Singin' in the Rain Jr.' opens Thursday at Andria Theatre
The Student Theatre Project is presenting "Singin' in the Rain Jr." over the next two weeks at the Andria Theatre in downtown Alexandria. The...
August 1, 2018 - 12:10pm
July 25, 2018
Travel through time in 'On the Verge'
Crazily funny, insightful, touching and not offensive. This is how Sharon Thalmann described "On the Verge," the newest tale to find its way...
July 25, 2018 - 12:09pm
'Act of God' takes tongue-in-cheek look at Christianity
The newest production to take the stage at Fire Pit Productions started out as a series of tweets that got adapted into a book. "Act of God,"...
June 25, 2018 - 6:06pm
June 22, 2018
A light-hearted look at mental illness
Jessica Chipman and Alex Shockley have put together what they call a "heartfelt, moving and funny" show about a loved one with mental illness....
June 22, 2018 - 12:04pm
June 6, 2018
'In Pursuit of a Dream': Production shares stories, songs of 19th century immigration
Over time, history and memories tend to get romanticized. That is precisely why Paulette Friday wrote, "In Pursuit of a Dream." She wants to...
June 6, 2018 - 5:31pm
May 23, 2018
Fire Pit Productions tackles important topic
Memory. Truth. Perception. Rape. Fire Pit Productions' newest production, "Tape," tells the story of two men — Vince and Jon — who...
May 23, 2018 - 12:03pm