Across The Universe

Somehow producers of Across The Universe got the music just exactly right. If you haven’t heard, Across The Universe is a new film based on the music of the Beatles. The sixteen songs on the CD (out of 30 some in the movie) sound fresh and yet, at the same time, are more than true…
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No-shows

If you’re ever asked to be a guest on a live television news show, please do me a favor. Show up. Each year we book dozens and dozens of people to be with us live on WDAZ News @5 to discuss one thing or another. On average, about one per cent of one per cent…
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Northwood Fund Raiser

Noel Haggard, the son of country music legend Merle Haggard, is going to be headlining a fund raiser for victims of the Northwood tornado. It’s Sunday from noon until 7 p.m. at the Chester Fritz Auditorium in Grand Forks. The show will be seen live on the internet via The Texas Broadcasting Network. It is…
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Northwood Benefit Concert

Noel Haggard, the son of country music legend Merle Haggard, is going to be headlining a fund raiser for victims of the Northwood tornado.  It’s Sunday from noon until 7 p.m. at the Chester Fritz Auditorium in Grand Forks. The show will be seen live on the internet via The Texas Broadcasting Network.  There’s more…
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The Day Louis Armstrong Made Noise

A wonderful story about Louis Armstrong, Grand Forks and the Civil Rights movement is re-told in the op-ed section of the New York Times today. "The Day Louis Armstrong Made Noise" recalls how the comments Mr. Armstrong made before an appearance at Central High School in Grand Forks to a young University of North Dakota…
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