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New ‘Jumanji’ sticks with the formula and just adds

The creators of the latest "Jumanji" sequel have begun from an age-old premise — if it ain't broke, don't fix it. And they've taken note of other successful franchises to adopt what must surely be a new Hollywood motto — just add more. So "Jumanji: The Next Level" brings together the same ...

Holiday TV forecast: a sleighful of movies, music

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There are enough holiday TV movies to overturn Santa's sleigh this season, with Oprah Winfrey's OWN channel and a new streaming service adding to the cargo. A more expansive view of the world also is part of the ride, with a lesbian couple included in a Freeform film and ...

Clifford, everybody’s favorite big red dog, gets a reboot

NEW YORK (AP) — Who's your favorite big red dog? If you have one, chances are his name is Clifford. Scholastic Entertainment is rebooting the TV series about the giant dog with an equally large heart this week on Amazon Prime Video and PBS, the latter his home since the early aughts. ...

Celebrate the magic of Christmas in Downtown Minot

The tree has been trimmed, the lights are ready and businesses downtown have prepared to host the annual Old-Fashioned Christmas Open House today along Main Street. This celebration is made possible by the volunteers and business owners of the Minot Downtown Business & Professional ...

Wild Hands presents ‘Growing Like a Weed Part 3’ with album release party

Wild Hands has been playing shows and making music together since 2012. In 2013 they released their debut album “Oh, River.” Since then, they have release two albums in the series “Growing Like a Weed.” “Growing Like a Weed Part 3” will be debuting to Minot Saturday with the Wild ...

Magic City Equality to host Transgender Day of Remembrance

Magic City Equality will host a vigil to commemorate Transgender Day of Remembrance on Saturday, Nov. 23, on the steps of the Ward County Courthouse. The vigil, which will begin at noon, will be held to bring awareness to anti-transgender violence. “Violence against transgender and gender ...

Feeling festive with the Festival of Trees

Looking for Christmas decor ideas or hoping to score an already decorated tree? The Dakota Hope Clinic’s Festival of Trees is returning for the sixth year Saturday at the North Dakota State Fair Center. A family-friendly Festival of Trees viewing time will be available from 10 a.m.-2. p.m. ...

Make a Scene Kids Theatre presents ‘Pirates Past Noon’

Based on the best-selling “Magic Tree House” series, “Pirates Past Noon” follows siblings Jack and Annie as their tree house takes them on a fantasy adventure to an exotic island with pirates. There, the pair discover the power of friendship and the simple pleasures of everyday life. ...

Donating for donuts

Companions for Children – Youth Mentoring has teamed up with Bearscat Bakehouse in Minot to offer donuts for donating. For every donation of $5 or more to support local youth mentoring, Bearscat will be giving a free donut. The campaign starts today from 7 a.m.-10 a.m. and continues ...

Check out local shops at Holiday Peddlers & Vendors Market

The holiday season has officially landed and the Holiday Peddlers & Vendors Market is gathering area vendors in one place for fun and shopping convenience. 62 different vendors, boutiques and crafters have committed to being at the event. The Holiday Peddlers & Vendors Market will be ...

Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase returns to fairgrounds

The North Dakota State Fair Center will be filled with vendor booths and shoppers when the Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase returns to Minot, Saturday and Sunday. “This is the time and place for your holiday shopping,” said Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring in a press release. ...

Freebies are the key hook in new ‘streaming wars’

If you make it free, will they come? Apple, Disney and AT&T's WarnerMedia want to jump-start their challenges to Netflix by offering freebies and deep discounts on emerging streaming plans. That includes a free year of Apple TV Plus for customers of new Apple devices and a free year of ...

The Big One Art & Craft Fair returns to Minot for 44th year

It’s here and it’s The Big One. The 44th Annual Minot Christmas Big One Art & Craft Fair is in town this weekend for area residents to look for hand crafted goods to decorate their homes, bake for the holidays or gift to their friends. More than 250 exhibitors will fill their booths ...

MSU English Club hosts new murder mystery event

The Minot State University English Club will host their first ever All-Hallows Writing Convention murder mystery event Saturday in Hartnett Hall. The interactive shows begin in Aleshire Theater at 6, 7, and 8 p.m. and are open to students, staff, faculty, and Minot community members. Members ...

Will you make it out in time?

A mad scientist’s lair, an abandoned asylum and a creepy morgue await those that dare try to escape at Magic City Campus this weekend. Minot High School’s Health Occupations Student of America club is hosting escape rooms Saturday from 6-11 p.m. and Sunday from 4-8 p.m. People will have ...

Halloween at the Gardens

Angelic Gardens is combining a family fun learning experience with spooky ghost stories to bring Halloween at the Gardens to the community Saturday from 1-8 p.m. and Sunday from 1-6 p.m. “It’s about the experience and it’s for families,” said Angy Edison, owner of Angelic Gardens on ...

Halloween Fun Night at the Minot YMCA

Looking to escape the dropping temperatures but want to spend time with the family? The Minot YMCA is hosting a Halloween Fun Night tonight from 5-7 p.m. Costumes are encouraged for a night of treats, games, bouncy house fun and time with Dizzy the Clown. Admission is $3 per child or $15 for ...

Colton Dixon to rock the Magic City

Greater Minot Concerts is bringing a family-friendly night of music to the North Dakota State Fair Center Theater Room Sunday. Colton Dixon, a finalist in season 11 of the television contest series “American Idol,” will headline the night along with performances from Manic Drive, Tru Serva ...

Welcome to the Asylum

Ready to be diagnosed and treated for your biggest fears? Northwoods Candy Emporium and the Paranormal Investigators of North Dakota have teamed up to create The Asylum of Fear at Dakota Square Mall. The haunted house is being held in what used to be Sears. Those who dare will enter through ...