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Renaissance festivities highlights Jackson’s festival

July 1, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

JACKSON Children strapped on a stuffed horse, grabbed a Styrofoam lance and raced toward a quintain. Continue Reading

A good time for the blues

July 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Big George Jackson will play July 23 in Grand Forks, Nora Jean Bruso and Little Bobby & The Storm on July 28With two performances by top musical acts, one Saturday and the other Thursday, this is going to be a great week to get the blues in Grand Forks. Continue Reading

Minnesota’s museums, historic sites and libraries likely reopening Saturday

July 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

All Minnesota Historical Society museums, historic sites and libraries will reopen Saturday, assuming a Minnesota legislative budget is passed and signed by the governor this week. Continue Reading

‘Pipe Dreams’ illuminated at North Dakota Museum of Art

July 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Rena Effendi’s “Pipe Dreams” is a photographic chronicle of lives and unrealized dreams along an oil pipeline in eastern Europe and Asia. Continue Reading

BOOK NOTES: From East Grand Forks Campbell Library

July 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

“Oh, The Things I Know!” Al Franken is filled with wisdom, observations, and practical tips, insightful and humorous. Continue Reading

Upcoming Exhibits: Paint . . . Pottery . . . Photography . . . more

July 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A list of local and regional art exhibits Continue Reading

Actress Mila Kunis says yes to Marine YouTube date request

July 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Thanks to the power of the Internet, a Marine’s YouTube request to go on a date with Mila Kunis got through to the actress, who said yes. Continue Reading

‘Too much or too little: The story of water in N.D.’

July 5, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

State history conference set for Oct. 28-29 in BismarckNorth Dakotans are always talking about water. Rainfall, measured in hundredths of an inch, are discussed in detail. Droughts that have blown dust and people to distant places are recalled, as are floods that have destroyed homes and endangered residents. Continue Reading

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe, says he no longer drinks

July 4, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe said he has given up drinking alcohol after realizing he was partying too hard.
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In school and on stage with ‘Sweeney Todd’

June 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

SPA will present shows, including ‘Suessical,’ a musical revue and ‘Sweeney,’ in July”Sweeney Todd,” a musical about a vengeance-seeking barber who kills his victims and has their flesh baked into meat pies, is not your typical high school show. In addition to its gruesomely dark story, it’s difficult musically as well. Both those things are part of why Grand Forks Summer Performing Arts chose “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” as its final show of the season. Continue Reading