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Agenda set for 33rd annual Superior Days
County opposes corrections bills
Wanted: Food service employees
SPARTAN ROUND-UP: Girls hoop team falls to Rice Lake
UWS ROUND-UP: Lady 'Jackets win a close one
TIGER ROUND-UP: Boys hoop team nips the Bulldogs
Spartans fall to the Raiders from Hudson and Greenway
Bucks fire Kidd after three-plus seasons
Women most influential in 2017
Our clean drinking water or their profits?
Trump leads us forward
The art of hygge for comfort, support
Spending $1T on futility
Teaching roadside lessons
Library closes temporarily for construction work
Volunteers, donors put Native station back on air
Mystic Lake cancels Super Bowl pop-up nightclub: shows planned for space will move inside casino
Final details come together for NorShor's re-opening
MINNESOTA MADE: Enjoy some movies shot in the land of 10,000 lakes
Ava Marie Erickson and Lauren Elizabeth Erickson
James William Salisbury
Martha D. Wirta
James T. Pawlikowski
JoAnn D. Erickson
Daniel A. Rude
March 16, 2015
Harper Lee's agent 'surprised' by elder abuse allegations
(Reuters) - The literary agent for Harper Lee said he was surprised someone had told Alabama authorities that the 88-year-old author might be the victim of elder abuse and manipulated into the publication of her second novel. In a statement issued Friday through publisher HarperCollins,...
March 16, 2015 - 10:07am
History and legend fight it out in McMurtry's Old West yarn
If your idea of Wyatt Earp is a strong, honorable lawman in the shape of Henry Fonda or Kevin Costner, you'd better think again.
March 16, 2015 - 9:26am
February 10, 2015
Wisconsin chef's pastry cookbook doles out tips for Americans in Paris
By Dorene Internicola NEW YORK, Feb 10 (Reuters) - Pastry chef and cooking school owner Susan M.
February 10, 2015 - 9:55am
February 4, 2015
50 years on, new book from 'To Kill a Mockingbird' author
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Harper Lee will publish her second novel more than 50 years after the release of her classic "To Kill a Mockingbird,"...
February 4, 2015 - 9:11am
February 3, 2015
Queen Elizabeth fears Britain not ready for 'King Charles': new book
Queen Elizabeth fears that Britain will be shocked by the different style of monarchy Prince Charles is planning, according to a new biography...
February 3, 2015 - 8:59am
January 20, 2015
J.C. Penney to bring back its 'Big Book' catalog
Department-store operator J.C. Penney Co Inc is bringing back its hefty print catalog five years after ditching it to focus on the web, the Wall Street Journal reported.
January 20, 2015 - 8:42am
November 25, 2014
John Cleese talks comedy and 'things that really matter in life'
British comedian John Cleese’s performing days may be waning, but he still enjoys writing, including a recently penned memoir, and "the things...
November 25, 2014 - 8:54am
November 3, 2014
Inspiration for harry Potter nemesis Umbridge revealed on website
As a Halloween treat for her fans, J.K. Rowling has revealed that the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge from her "Harry Potter" stories is...
November 3, 2014 - 9:17am
October 15, 2014
Australia’s Flanagan takes Man Booker prize with war story
Australian novelist Richard Flanagan said that before winning the prestigious Man Booker prize for literature on Tuesday he had considered becoming...
October 15, 2014 - 8:52am
September 30, 2014
Post office celebrates Batman’s 75th anniversary with stamp collection
Batman is leaving his mark on the United States Postal Service with a new stamp collection that will become available starting at next month's...
September 30, 2014 - 8:54am
September 29, 2014
Wisconsin author, beloved for his accounts of rural life, dies at 94
Ben Logan, widely considered one of Wisconsin’s preeminent authors, died last week at the age of 94.
September 29, 2014 - 10:12am
September 10, 2014
Two American authors make shortlist for Man Booker prize
U.S. writers captured only two of the six places on the Man Booker Prize 2014 shortlist announced on Tuesday, easing traditionalists' fears that Americans would dominate the contest now it is open for the first time to all authors writing in English.
September 10, 2014 - 9:13am
August 20, 2014
Author’s dive into Beatles story still has depths to explore
For British author Mark Lewisohn, telling the story of the world's greatest rock band the way it deserves to be told will take time - a quarter-century, to be exact.
August 20, 2014 - 9:08am
August 6, 2014
New Scrabble dictionary picks up the language of the millennials
Young players of the classic word game Scrabble, perhaps disenfranchised by its decade-old lexicon, can "chillax" now that this multi-generational favorite is being updated to speak the language of the millennials.
August 6, 2014 - 8:59am
July 25, 2014
‘Vintage’ never goes out of style
By Terri Schlichenmeyer The sweater is like an old friend. Once upon a time, it was your mother’s favorite garment. Back then, it was sophisticated and elegant, with beads and bangles that must’ve made her feel terribly chic. Today, it’s a little beat-up. It’s missing...
July 25, 2014 - 12:00am