Arts and Entertainment

Jane Kalmbach

Meet the artist: Jane Kalmbach

Hometown: Kenmare, N.D. Where can we see your work? Online: dakotablessings.com www.etsy.com/shop/ DakotaBlessingsArt Facebook: facebook/Dakota BlessingsArtStudio M & K Pizza Hub, Kenmare Gathering Grounds, Kenmare Taube Museum, Minot Bismarck Art Gallery Do you ...

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CURB' VS. TRUMP Larry David said his irascible, mouthy character on "Curb Your Enthusiasm" is "about a quarter-inch" away from David himself. But David said he bears no resemblance to another blunt talker, President Donald Trump. "I don't consider myself a (expletive)," he told a TV ...

candacebrekke

Meet the artist: Candace Brekke

Where can we see your work? Online:www.eyecandyartwork.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/eyecandycreative Instagram: @eyecandyartwork Actual pieces in private collections in various residential and businesses throughout Minot and Williston. Some available pieces are for sale at 52 West. ...

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Meet the artist: Arvin K. Davis Jr.

Current Hometown: Minot, ND Where can we see your work? I am struggling to meet the deadline for the upcoming 62 Doors show, but I am no stranger to an all-nighter if needed. But fortunately, or unfortunately, we are in an age with internet. I have a website I share with a good friend of ...

The cover of “Steamboats in Dakota Territory: Transforming the Northern Plains” by Tracy Potter shows the steamboat Yellow Stone arriving at Fort Union Trading Post in the 1800s. 

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Author delves into steamboats and Missouri River Region

ota Territory. Tracy Potter writes about “Steamboats in Dakota Territory: Transforming the Northern Plains” in a 128-page book published July 17. Potter, of Bismarck, also is the author of “Sheheke, Mandan Indian Diplomat,” “The Story of White Coyote,” “Thomas Jefferson” ...

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Sculptor Kevin Kresse appears with a bust he created of the late musician Levon Helm, Wednesday in Little Rock, Ark. The bust, once bronzed, will be part of a memorial to the performer, who grew up near Turkey Scratch in eastern Arkansas.

What about young Anna Lee?

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — "Young" Anna Lee Amsden, immortalized in The Band's song "The Weight," is kicking off an effort to restore Levon Helm's childhood home and extend a musical heritage the drummer from Turkey Scratch, Arkansas, developed over 60 years. The Levon Helm Legacy Project says ...

Rocking to their own beat: Haim in charge of their career

NEW YORK (AP) — The rock trio Haim remembers filming their first music video for just $200 before they were signed to a record label. The clip for the song "Forever," released in 2013, features Alana, Danielle and Este Haim riding bikes, playing the guitar in their parents' living room and ...

Music Camp Session 6 culminates with concerts or displays

DUNSEITH – Session six of the International Music Camp, north of Dunseith, culminates on Saturday with a performance or display from each of the 10 programs offered during the week. The art exhibit will be open from 10 a.m. to noon in the Alme International Arts Centre. The mallet ...

Music in the Villages presented at Knife River Indian Villages

STANTON – Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site , near Stanton, will present Music in the Villages on Saturday beginning at 1 p.m. CDT at the park. Hobawea Nahish Demaray will be performing at Music in the Villages. She is from New Town and will be entering ninth grade. She ...

Calling all artists

Minot Daily News is seeking our visual artists from the region who are interested in seeing their works shared with readers, in feature coverage. The goal is to spotlight western North Dakota visual artists who create compelling works of art. Whether an emerging artist or an established figure, ...

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Vanessa Andrea, a singer and songwriter residing in Minot, looks forward to providing an evening of exceptional guitaring, dynamic vocals and expressive lyricism at the Pour House, Friday, at 9 p.m.

Magic City songstress to perform

Spirited vocals paired with melodic guitaring will resonate across the Pour House, Friday night, as singer and songwriter Vanessa Andrea performs a stirring mix of original music ranging from blues infused country to folk inspired rock. From the San Joaquin Valley in California to “The ...

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Guests at the Great Tomato Festival explore a combination of cook books, gift baskets and menu which consists of smoked pork chops cooked to perfection by master chefs, a top secret recipe of roasted tomatoes stuffed with rice,along with chips and salsa, tomato and cucumber salad, beer batter bread and brownies. The 29th annual Great Tomato Festival will be held on Aug. 9, at the North Dakota State Fair Center, 4H Hall, 2005 Burdick Expressway East.

Great Tomato Festival returns Aug. 9

The 29th annual Great Tomato Festival will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 9, at the ND State Fair Center, 4-H Hall, 2005 Burdick Expressway East. This classic community fundraising event was established in 1989 by Jeff and Peggy Miller. It has become the annual end of summer gourmet picnic to ...

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“Black Gold in North Dakota,” by Joe Field, is the sequel to Field’s debut book, “Brown Sugar in Minnesota,” and part of a series starring Cooper Smith, a reporter for Minnesota Public Radio. Throughout Field’s latest thriller, many of the stories are inspired by true events which reflect the issues associated with the booms and busts of the Bakken oil field.

Duluth author creates a thriller in the Bakken

Last summer, the world was watching as massive protests against the Dakota Access pipeline, led by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, brought national and international attention to the state of North Dakota. Joe Field, a rising crime and thriller author hailing from Duluth, Minnesota, has been ...

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Party with Pride: Pride Minot Festival returns

Thrilling concerts, fun-filled parties and charitable service projects will sweep across the Magic City, as Pride Minot hosts its fifth annual Pride Minot Festival, tonight- Sunday. Described as an exciting opportunity to soak up the sun and meet friends, Pride Minot president Christina ...

Sitcom ‘Odd Mom Out’ back for season 3; NY’s rich, watch out

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jill Kargman knows what it's like to be an ill-fitting peg, an experience she brings to brilliant comedic life in Bravo's "Odd Mom Out." The sitcom lampoons snooty New Yorkers whose parenting skills are not enhanced by their wealth, in contrast with the comfortably off ...

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With nearly 20 years of country classics, the Eli Young Band will perform its newest smash hit  “Saltwater Gospel” at the Velva Saddle Club on Saturday.

Saturday Night Country: Eli Young Band takes the stage in Velva

Saturday night, country music royalty will grace the stage of the Velva Saddle Club, as the Eli Young Band performs smash hits from their latest album “Fingerprints.” With doors opening at 6 p.m. and showtime beginning at 8 p.m., the Grammy Award-winning troupe looks forward to energizing ...

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Over the span of three days, both youths and adults will learn from Fully Loaded Wrestling champion Chainsaw King, as he demonstrates wrestling techniques, public speaking skills and character development at The Vegas Motel.

Chainsaw King hosts wrestling camp

Wrestling fans are invited to experience Fully Loaded Wrestling in a variety of ways of the next several days. Ring rocking stunts, thunderous takedowns and crowd-pleasing showmanship will be demonstrated by the superstars of Fully Loaded Wrestling, today through Saturday during the Fully ...

FILE - In this June 6, 1937, file photo, Amelia Earhart, the American airwoman who is flying round the world for fun, arrived at Port Natal, Brazil, and took off on her 2,240-mile flight across the South Atlantic to Dakar, Africa. A new documentary "Amelia Earhart: The Lost Evidence," which airs Sunday, July 9, 2017, on the History channel, proposes Earhart didn't die without a trace 80 years ago. Instead, the film argues that she and her navigator Fred Noonan crash-landed in the Japanese-held Marshall Islands, were picked up by Japanese military and that Earhart was taken prisoner. (AP Photo, File)

A film claims to solve the mystery of Amelia Earhart’s fate

NEW YORK (AP) — The photo is haunting. Among a number of figures gathered on a dock, the fuzzy image seems to be that of a woman, her back to the camera, gazing at what may be her crippled aircraft loaded on a barge, and perhaps wondering what her future might hold. Is this Amelia Earhart, ...