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Come one, come all

June 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The circus is coming to town! 

Come Sunday, spectators can head to the Worthington Hockey Arena to marvel at the spectacle that is the El Riad Shrine Circus. The show, first brought to Worthington 12 years ago, is back again f…continue reading on

Shrine Circus to perform at Corn Palace next week

April 27, 2013 in The Daily Republic

It will be at the Corn Palace on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, with one show at 7 p.m. on Monday, and two shows each at 4:30 and 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday.
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MARILYN HAGERTY: GF hosts Greatest Show on Earth in 1912

July 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The train that brought the Ringling Bros. Circus to Grand Forks 100 years ago was more than a mile long. It was the home of 1,280 men, women and children who spoke 29 different languages. Continue Reading

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Shrine Circus Comes to Grand Forks

April 28, 2012 in WDAZ

GRAND FORKS (WDAZ-TV) – Cotton Candy, snow cones, light-up swords and elephants. The circus must be in town. It’s the 66th annual Shrine Circus at the Ralph Engelstad Arena. Continue Reading

Shrine Circus at Corn Palace next week

April 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The Shrine Circus is once again the “greatest show in town” starting with a 7 p.m. Monday performance at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. Continue Reading

Portrait of a performer

April 17, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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Cartoonist and ‘Family Circus’ creator Bil Keane dies at 89

November 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

For more than a half century, Bil Keane’s clever “Family Circus” comics entertained readers with a mix of humor and traditional family values, intentionally simplistic because the author thought the American public needed the consistency. Continue Reading

Circus Dreams

July 31, 2011 in West Central Tribune

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LETTER: Circuses proven to be cruel to animals

July 29, 2011 in The Daily Republic

The Carson & Barnes Circus came to town Friday, and if caring area residents knew more about the cruel treatment of animals used by the circus, they would have thought twice before buying a ticket.
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Carson & Barnes brings outdoor circus to Mitchell for first time since 1999

July 27, 2011 in The Daily Republic

The circus is coming to town, and this time it’s outdoors.

The Carson & Barnes Circus will be Friday at the rodeo grounds on the northern edge of Mitchell.
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