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Woster: 79 and still The King

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

You know, if Elvis were alive today — and I know I’m showing a lack of appreciation for those who swear he is not only alive but also working as a lumberjack in northern Wisconsin — he’d be 79.
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Woster: 79 and still The King

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

You know, if Elvis were alive today — and I know I’m showing a lack of appreciation for those who swear he is not only alive but also working as a lumberjack in northern Wisconsin — he’d be 79.
The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll was born Jan. 8, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

SD museum adds Elvis’ guitar to vast collection

April 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic

A slightly smashed acoustic guitar played by Elvis Presley on his final tour in 1977 now greets visitors in front of the National Music Museum’s main galleries.
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Musicians remember Elvis’ talent, character

August 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Presley also left behind memories held closely and deeply by the songwriters and musicians who not only helped him work his magic in the studio and onstage, but also worked hard to keep his music alive today. Many described him as intelligent, humble and generous. Continue Reading

Dentist buys Elvis’s crown to add to tooth collection

March 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A dentist in central Alberta has shelled out nearly $10,000 to buy a dental crown made for rock legend Elvis Presley. Continue Reading

A religious role: Dolores Hart left films to become a nun

February 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

When Dolores Hart, 73, walks the red carpet Sunday at this year’s Academy Awards as planned, no interviewer will need to ask who made her dress. She will be wearing her nun’s habit from the Benedictine Abbey of Regina Laudis in Bethlehem, Conn., where she lives a life of contemplation and hospitality and is mother prioress. Continue Reading

A religious role: Dolores Hart left films to become a nun

February 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

When Dolores Hart, 73, walks the red carpet Sunday at this year’s Academy Awards as planned, no interviewer will need to ask who made her dress. She will be wearing her nun’s habit from the Benedictine Abbey of Regina Laudis in Bethlehem, Conn., where she lives a life of contemplation and hospitality and is mother prioress. Continue Reading

MUSIC REVIEW: ‘I’m 10,000 Years Old: Elvis Country’

January 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

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Photos capture ‘The King’

January 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Before the renowned swiveling hips and the moniker “The King,” Elvis Presley maintained a hectic schedule as he navigated his way to music stardom. Continue Reading

The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll: Still alive and well at 76?

January 7, 2011 in The Daily Republic

If Elvis Presley were alive, he’d be 76 years old today. Instead, they say he died in 1977, barely into his 40s and missing a lot of years to play reunion tours and second-tier nightclubs and casinos.
Now, not everyone accepts the death certificate. There are those who continue to believe the King is living today, lumberjacking in the woods of Wisconsin, catfish-farming along the river in Mississippi or skydiving over Las Vegas. Continue Reading