Albert Lea Retired Veteran the March Featured Artist at City Hall Building

city hall art

A retired veteran who began painting as a form of therapy is this month's featured artist at the public city hall building in Albert Lea, Minnesota.


Indie World Film in Owatonna from UK: The Danish Girl

Indie film from UK

The Owatonna Public Library's Indie World Film Series features a new flick on select Thursday afternoons and evenings at 2 or 7 p.m. in the Gainey Room. This past Thursday, the library showed the film, The Danish Girl, from the United Kingdom. The movie is now part of the permanent indie film collection at the library.


Red Lake Reservation Rappers Get Shine on Vice and Apple Music The Score Documentary

Ojibwe Red Lake Reservation residents

Apple has always been on the throbbing pulse of American pop culture and even a revolutionary force behind it at points. The company has teamed up with Vice to explore interesting music from across the spectrum of cultures across the globe, including the Red Lake Reservation in Minnesota.

Owatonna Library Coordinates with Food Shelf for Indie Film About Food Waste

Just Eat It

The Owatonna Public Library has coordinated with the local food shelf for an event at the library that includes a film showing for the independent film, Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story.


New Prof Video for Gasoline Song Released

South Minneapolis Potterhorn neighborhood star rapper, Prof has released another independent music video for the song Gasoline. Prof is behind Stophouse Records, but is now signed to Rhymesayers Entertainment, a large independent record label based in Minnesota.


Chilean Film at Owatonna Library for Indie World Film Series


An independent film from Chile was exhibited at the Owatonna library as part of their independent world film series. The DVD is now part of their collection for rental at the public library.


Infinitely Polar Bear DVD Now Available in Owatonna

Infinitely Polar Bear Poster

Indie & World Films at the Owatonna Public Library presented Infinitely Polar Bear, a 2014 American slice-of-life drama, in February and it is now part of the DVD collection for the public.


Suffragette Now Available in Owatonna

Suffragette indie film

The Owatonna Public Library now has the flick, Suffragette, an independent film, in its collection after a February showing as part of its world film series.


Indie Australian Flick at Owatonna Library: Tracks

tracks indie film

The Owatonna Public Library now has Australian indie film, Tracks, in its collection after a showing in January for its Independent World Films series.


Speechless Film Festival Announces Film Selections and Special Events

The International Speechless Film Festival, sponsored by Bethany Lutheran College, is in its fourth year in Mankato and this year's is the largest in its history.