Arts & Culture

It's approaching caucus time in Cook County

West End News Feb. 2

After ducking the various cold viruses that are rampaging through the county, I finally got caught a couple of days ago, which explains why I’m singing bass in the choir today.


Pine Marten

Of Woods and Words: Winter Neighbors

Traditionally, winter marks a period of stillness in the North woods.


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Humorist Kevin Kling to perform Thursday at ACA

Playwright and storyteller Kevin Kling and the Chamber music group Zeitgeist bring "For The Birds: A Chamber Music Suite with Music, Poetry, Comedy, Tragedy, Artistry" to the Arrowhead Cente


Alaska Eagle - photo by Travis Novitsky

Anishinaabe Photographer Travis Novitsky

In this edition of Anishinaabe Way, photographer Travis Novitsky discusses his love of photography,  his influences, his favorite subjects, the process he uses to achieve his amazing results, and the role photography plays in his life on the Grand Portage reservation in far northern Minnesota.
 


Dessa at Papa Charlie's January 2012.  Photo by Stephan Hoglund.

Chris Hoglund Interviews Minneapolis Hip-Hop Artist Dessa

Minneapolis based hip-hop artist Dessa wrapped up a nation-wide tour at Papa Charlie's in Lutsen on Jan. 14. Chris Hoglund had a chance to visit with Dessa backstage before her show.


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Michael Johnson & Michael Monroe ring out 2011 on The Roadhouse

Local favorites Michael Monroe and Michael Johnson stopped by The Roadhouse Dec. 30 for what is becoming a year-end musical tradition.


"By performing “fridge triage” on a regular basis, I was able to save plenty of food and associated dollars"

Of Woods and Words: Serving Up Resolutions

Last year, I really only made one New Year’s resolution. I resolved to throw out less food.


Gentlemen Hall - (West End native Jacob Michael - center)

Lutsen native Jacob Schmidt and his band, Gentleman Hall

Lutsen native Jacob Schmidt and his band “Gentleman Hall” performed in December at Papa Charlie’s in Lutsen.


The Lake Superior Project / logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Voices from the Lake

In our broadcast area, we sit on one of the biggest resources in the world: Lake Superior.


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Bluesman Gordon Thorne stops by The Roadhouse

Local musician Gordon Thorne visited Studio A Dec. 23 for lots of music and holiday cheer.