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Ingebrigtsen's bill focuses on environment
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Track and Field: Minnewaska top two again at Benson
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville showing improvement
Adapted Bowling: Alexandria competes with Cambridge-Isanti
Girls golf: Young Cards second at AGC, Lakers try to start a new streak
On The Clock: Who the Vikings could be picking when the NFL Draft begins Thursday
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
Fred & Rose Julig
Mike Frisch: A look back before looking ahead
Kensington’s Troy Helget piles up more honors for his carvings
McFeely: Lincoln angler breaks N.D. state walleye record, but doesn't think it'll last long
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
Release: CWD positive Crow Wing County deer farm depopulated
Nancy Kay Norling
Vernon "Vern" Strehlow
Vernon "Vern" Strehlow
Ardis B. Oswald
Letter to the Editor: Mistake made at 50th Avenue and Highway 29
Letter to the Editor: Those opposing Laughing Buddha aren't monsters
In the Know: Diligence goes into hiring officers
An Echo Press Editorial: Easy ways to save money
Letter to the Editor: Feeling betrayed by U.S. senators
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
On The Street
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March 31, 2019
They are the dancing queens: 'Mamma Mia' to open Thursday at Andria Theatre
With plenty of music and dancing, the story of Donna Sheridan and her daughter, Sophia, and the three surprise guests who show up at Sophia's...
March 31, 2019 - 12:36pm
March 27, 2019
Stepping out of their comfort zones: All St. Mary's 5th and 6th students perform at Andria Theatre
A collaboration between Andria Theatre and St. Mary's School came out of a conversation in the locker room at Grand Arbor. Ann Hermes, executive...
March 27, 2019 - 5:25pm
March 6, 2019
'Cardboard Explosion!' to be performed at Andria Theatre
Andria Theatre is starting a new series, Puppet Voyages, to showcase various styles of puppetry. The series will also honor little-known connections...
March 6, 2019 - 3:52am
February 25, 2019
Andria Theatre receives $5,000
Andria Theatre was randomly selected to receive a $5,000 donation from Wisconsin-based SECURA Insurance, after Zimny Insurance Agency in Alexandria submitted its name along with the names of other local nonprofits. Over three weeks, SECURA Insurance donated $25,000 to five nonprofit...
February 25, 2019 - 12:46pm
February 11, 2019
Putting their heart and soul into it
Even though the bitterly cold temperatures canceled three of their rehearsals, the more than 40 cast members of Andria Theatre's production of...
February 11, 2019 - 6:33am
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 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
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
August 29, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Change leads to good fortune at Andria Theatre
To the editor: "Change is the only constant in life," according to the pre-Socratic Greek philosopher, Heraclitus. This is very apparent when it comes to live theater. By its very virtue of being live on stage, things can happen that didn't during rehearsals or vice versa. Andria...
August 29, 2018 - 8:48am
August 9, 2018
Andria auditions to take place next week
The Andria Theatre will host auditions for its fall musical — "The Wizard of Oz" — next week. Auditions for youth and adults will take place Monday, Aug. 13, and Tuesday, Aug. 14. Youth from ages 9-18 can audition from 6-7:30 p.m. and adult auditions are set for 7:30-9...
August 9, 2018 - 6:20pm
August 1, 2018
City Park is alive with art: Two day event draws big crowds
A favorite summer-time tradition in Alexandria for 43 years — Art in the Park — is showing no signs of slowing down. Last weekend's...
August 1, 2018 - 12:50pm
'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
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
April 20, 2018
OUR TURN: Don't slam community theater
"It's just community theater. It's not going to be any good." Claudia Bursch, a director and actor at Andria Theatre — Alexandria's community...
April 20, 2018 - 12:24pm