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Matters of record received July 22, 2017
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Kwik Trip buying out competitor in Wisconsin
The 401(k) match is back, and it's getting bigger
Minnesota increases workforce participation goals
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Northwoods League baseball: Huskies, Rox postponed
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Photos: Building a bridge for the Superior Hiking Trail
Sam Cook column: At Hartley, windstorm and planned changes reshape the landscape
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Board Across the Bay is Saturday in Washburn
St. Paul man swimming to all of the Apostle Islands
Girl Scouts show support, volunteer to help other kids
Photo contest celebrates the St. Louis River
Through Readers' Eyes
July 13, 2017
Duluth actor Tanner Hagen has the singing, dancing and acting chops to carry Playhouse’s ‘Billy Elliot’
Here’s the thing with casting “Billy Elliot”: It lives and dies by its lead — a preteen boy who can dance, act, sing and carry an otherwise...
July 13, 2017 - 5:45am
July 8, 2017
THEATER REVIEW: Kids can become a backyard superhero with latest Imaginarium offering at the Underground
What super power would you pick if you were going to be a superhero? That is just one question young and old alike will be asking themselves...
July 8, 2017 - 4:33pm
June 24, 2017
Theater review: Hearts of darkness in Wise Fool's 'The Heiress'
For aficionados of "Downton Abbey," the drawing room drama of Wise Fool Shakespeare's production of "The Heiress" will be just their cup of...
June 24, 2017 - 3:32pm
May 31, 2017
NorShor on track, on budget; mystery mural discovered
After nearly a year of work, the renovation of downtown Duluth's NorShor Theatre is about 60 percent complete, and the project remains on track...
May 31, 2017 - 5:30pm
May 13, 2017
Theater review: Adults might laugh more than kids at 'Stinky Cheese Man'
The Theatre for Young Audience's production of "The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales," which opened Saturday afternoon at the...
May 13, 2017 - 3:58pm
Duluth Playhouse offers audition fundamentals workshop
The Duluth Playhouse will host a free audition fundamentals workshop — geared toward those 18 and older — on Saturday morning (May 13) from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Playhouse Conservatory, 230 W. Superior St. "This is a great opportunity for anyone who has ever wanted to audition...
May 13, 2017 - 12:06am
'Motherhood Out Loud' performances this weekend at Teatro Zuccone
After drawing good reviews during its run at The Underground a year ago and at Rubber Chicken Theater in 2013, "Motherhood Out Loud" — a collection of stories celebrating the many facets of being a mom and having a mom — is back at Teatro Zuccone this weekend. The show, a mix...
May 13, 2017 - 12:05am
April 22, 2017
Theater review: 'Crimes of the Heart' mixes tragedy and hilarity at UWS
Novelist Pat Conroy once wrote, "All Southern literature can be summed up in these words: 'On the night the hogs ate Willie, Mama died when she heard what Daddy did to Sister.'" Playwright Beth Henley's Pulitzer Prize-winning black comedy "Crimes of the Heart," onstage at UWS, follows...
April 22, 2017 - 4:23pm
April 7, 2017
Theater review: Spinning through the universe in 'The Pavilion'
"This is a play about time..." Renegade Theater Company's production of Craig Wright's "The Pavilion" spins the audience through the history of the universe and the arc of a love story. With its setting in "mythical" Pine City, Minn., the characters speak with a simple eloquence...
April 7, 2017 - 6:35pm
April 4, 2017
Theater review: 'The Man Who Planted Trees' is 'Treemendous'
Sometimes the most minimalistic theater can be the most magical theater of all. "The Man Who Planted Trees" with two marvelous storytellers, the simplest of props and a wise-cracking dog puppet made of burlap fabric scraps and shiny black button eyes, completely won over the audience's...
April 4, 2017 - 10:37pm
February 25, 2017
Review: Shattering voices of 'Children of the Holocaust' echo at UWS
In the current devastating landscape when millions of desperate refugees are searching for a safe haven, frightened immigrants are facing imminent deportation and synagogues and mosques are being set ablaze, the University of Wisconsin-Superior's production of the new play "Children...
February 25, 2017 - 12:20am
February 9, 2017
Theater Review: Classic comedy charmingly captures a simpler time
Tolstoy once wrote: "Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." However, he never said anything about what crazy families are like, an omission that playwrights George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart explore in the charming "You Can't Take It With You,"...
February 9, 2017 - 10:28pm
February 4, 2017
Theater Review: Southern charm heats up 'Miss Firecracker'
A hot-blooded drama set in the steamy South is a great way for theater lovers to take the chill off cold winter nights in the Northland. Ice tea, bathrobes, snow cones, and watching Fourth of July fireworks from the roof. The College of St. Scholastica Theatre shipped a little bit...
February 4, 2017 - 1:04am
February 2, 2017
Theater Review: High-speed Shakespeare delivers fun, laughs
Anyone who has a passing interest in live theater has been bonked over the head with a heavy Shakespeare quote at one time or another. The 16th century British playwright is a cornerstone of all modern drama from "Purple Rain" to the Super Bowl pregame show. But his work is not for...
February 2, 2017 - 11:13pm
Theater Review: 'American Idiot' punk rocks the alien nation
When Green Day played "American Idiot" at the MTV Europe Music Awards last November, Billie Joe Armstrong changed the last line of the opening verse to "subliminal mind-Trump America." If you get the point of that change and endorse the sentiment, then you are going to love the stage...
February 2, 2017 - 10:07pm