Happy Birthday, Bobby

Happy 69th Birthday, Bobby Vee


I told members of the Lakeland Association yesterday that reporters are wonderful, wonderful people who are extremely overworked and entirely underpaid. I’m not sure if they bought it. I was speaking to and with association members at their annual tourism conference at the Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls. The topic du jour was…
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Chris, Lucy And Cuba

We had another great round of guests on WDAZ News @5 this week, to say the least.  Beginning with trumpeter Chris Botti whose latest album Impressions was released this week. Mark Knopfler, Vince Gill and many others perform on it will him.  I’m a frustrated trumpet player himself (and I do mean frustrated) and he…
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State Farm Insurance Building

Call me corn-fed, but I’ve always thought of the North Dakota Capitol building in Bismarck as cool, especially when you consider it was built in the 1930’s during the Great Depression. Working in Bismarck for a little over two years, I never got tired of going there for work and just for the heck of…
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My Generation

My Generation at Burtness Theatre on the UND campus April 17 – 21 at 7:30 pm.