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Rubberto Toez, left, and Cadiey Stressman are a singing and songwriting duo of Yeah Dawgs and the Goons. The two performers have taken a temporary vow of homelessness to spread musical messages about personal happiness and following one’s passion.

Blues travelers

Songwriters Cadiey Stressman and Rubberto Toez, their love for life is inspired by their fiery passion of music. From coast-to-coast, Stressman and Toez, musically known as Yeah Dawg and the Goons, have serenaded audiences on street corners, roof tops, parks and beaches. Fusing elements of ...

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Lori Haagenstad, left, and her husband,
 Norman Haagenstad, operate the newly installed pop machine at AMC Dakota Square 9.

Coming attractions

The aroma of freshly prepared popcorn along with recently added upgrades, continues to draw crowds to AMC Dakota Square 9. Brandon Welsh, general manager of AMC Dakota Square 9, reported favorable reviews of the latest items installed. “We have three new soda machines that offer 100 ...

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Master of the “Texas Cloverleaf” is the mysterious Chainsaw King. He and a host of fearsome wrestlers will contend for the Fully Loaded Wrestling  “No Limit Title” Tonight through Saturday at the Vegas Motel.

Fully Loaded Wrestling returns to Minot

High-flying kicks matched by hard-hitting strikes will be unleashed as the superstars of Fully Loaded Wrestling fight for the coveted No Limit Title, tonight and Saturday night at the Vegas Motel. General admission is 10 per ticket, $15 for ringside seats and doors open at 6 p.m. with bell ...

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The Souris Valley Animal Shelter will celebrate its 40th anniversary by raising funds to expand the size, services and resources of its shelter during the 11th annual “Evening to Paws,” Saturday evening at the Grand Hotel in Minot.

Souris Valley Animal Shelter hosts 11th annual gala

Saving lives by building for the future is the maxim held by the Souris Valley Animal Shelter as they present their 11th annual “Evening to Paws,” Saturday night at the Grand Hotel in Minot. During the gala, the Souris Valley Animal Shelter will celebrate its 40th anniversary by raising ...

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Minot receives southern charm

Southern charm is coming to the Magic City as two rising country stars will perform for Minot-area audiences. Tonight through Saturday at 9 p.m., Savannah Rose and Atlanta Burning will showcase their Nashville sound at the Rockin’ Horse. Fusing the traditional elements of country, rock ...

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Lindsey Eliasen looks forward to taking music to new heights Saturday night with her solo performance.

Taking music to new heights

Saxophone extraordinaire Lindsey Eliasen looks forward to taking music to new heights Saturday night during the Minot Symphony Orchestra’s presentation of “Out of this World!” The concert is Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in Minot State University’s Ann Nicole Nelson Hall. Considered a ...

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Addiction counselor Shannon Huber hosts seminar at Minot’s Grand Hotel

Shannon Huber, a licensed addiction counselor from New Freedom Center in Bismarck, is hosting “Kiss the past goodbye,” a seminar designed to raise awareness about recovery options for individuals battling addiction, at the Grand Hotel in Minot, tonight at 7:30 p.m. inside the Viking ...

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Gordon Troxel, the conductor of the Brass Band of Minot, prepares his core of brass players and percussionists for their upcoming concert titled “An Easter Celebration,” Sunday in Ann Nicole Nelson Hall at Minot State University.

The power of brass

Ann Nicole Nelson Hall will feature the majestic range and awe-inspiring power of brass as Gordon Troxel, the conductor of The Brass Band of Minot directs more than 30 performers in their upcoming performance titled ‘An Easter Celebration’ at Minot State University. During the Easter ...

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Dan Hansen is the founder of Beardstock.

Power of the beard

Throughout Minot, Beardstock is considered an unofficial holiday that welcomes the warmth of spring, the sounds of bands and the sight of wooly beards. For nine years, Beardstock has celebrated hair, culture, music and diversity. Dan Hansen, the founder and coordinator of Beardstock, ...

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Gospel rap artist Tru-Serva, will perform popular hits from his album “The Surrender of Sound”, along with a set of newly released singles at The Rock, tonight.

Rapping the gospel

For gospel rap sensation Tru-Serva, touring is more than putting on a great show, it’s an opportunity to uplift communities by sharing the ministry of Jesus Christ. Tonight at The Rock, the Minnesota rap artist will perform popular hits from his celebrated album “The Surrender of ...

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Chris Janson looks forward to performing smash hits “Buy Me a Boat” and “Holdin’ Her,” Saturday at 4 Bears Casino & Lodge.

Chris Janson to perform at 4 Bears

Considered a voice for today’s generation, country music star Chris Janson, continues to echo the hopes, dreams and electrifying spirit of today’s country music listeners. From his 2015 smash hit “Buy Me a Boat” to his current top 20 single “Holdin’ Her,” Janson’s clever ...

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Fargo native Mariah Prussia looks to add
another victory to her 5-2 record as she 
battles Alexa Connors during Fight Night at 
4 Bears Casino & Lodge, Saturday.

Fargo fighter on the rise

St. Patrick’s Day weekend will feature mindblowing knockouts as Mixed Martial Arts stars collide during Fight Night Saturday at 4 Bears Casino & Lodge. Mariah Prussia, a Fargo native, will take on MMA contender Alexa Connors. Nicknamed “MPX” (Mariah Prussia Xtreme), Prussia is ...

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Singer, songwriter and guitarist Joey Anderson will perform Saturday during the 9th annual Beardstock Music Preview.

Country flavor

Magic City Hoagies will celebrate country music as singers and songwriters Joey Anderson and Josh Herman use their musical gifts for a charitable celebration. Saturday from 3-5 p.m., Dan Hansen, the founder and coordinator of RTL Entertainment is thrilled to introduce country artists Josh ...

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The sight of Harley-Davidsons, Nortons and several other notable brands will be on display during the Ramblers 2017 Magic City Bike Show.

Biker’s Paradise

World class motorcycles matched with high-caliber vendors will be featured during the Ramblers 2017 Magic City Bike Show, hosted by the Grand Hotel in Minot. From coast to coast and across the country, motorcycle enthusiasts will make their pilgrimage to the Magic City to display stunning ...

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From left to right, Lynette Martin, a gaming specialist at Dae Udder Place, stands with her manager, Rick Hoff, as they prepare their Cornhole Classic.

Cornhole Championship

Minot area contenders will compete for cornhole supremacy during the 2017 Cornhole Classic, hosted by Dae Udder Place, Saturday starting at 11 a.m. During this doubles championship, players of all skill levels can contend for cornhole glory after paying a team fee of $30. Competitors will ...