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■ Live music For week of April 17-23; bands perform from 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BRAINERD Blue Ox 608 Laurel St. Platinum FM, Friday-Saturday Coco Moon 601 Laurel St. Songster Pete Norman, 5-7 p.m.

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:15pm

St. Francis Spring Gala is May 17 NISSWA - The St. Francis of the Lakes Catholic School will host its Spring Gala on May 17 at Sherwood Forest in Nisswa.

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:15pm

■ Entries sought for Congressional Art Competition Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., invites all high school artists living in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District to submit entries to the 2014 Congressional Art Competition.

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:14pm

MOTLEY - Clocks and Clouds will conclude the Staples Motley Area Arts Council season with a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 25, at the United Methodist Church in Motley. The concert is underwritten by Arvig Communications.

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:13pm

Twin Cities singer Kat Perkins dedicated one of the great '80s rock ballads to her father, Mark, on Monday night's performance of NBC's "The Voice." The graduate of Scranton (N.D.) High School, where Mark Perkins is a music teacher, sang the Journey hit "Open Arms" in the playoff round and floored t...

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:37pm

Apr 16 (TheWrap.com) - It's Playoffs week on NBC's “The Voice,” and coaches are making some tough decisions on who will stay and who will go before voting begins next week. Now let's pull up a chair, pour a cup of brandy and talk about my highlights. 1. Welcome back!...

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:53pm

Apr 15 (TheWrap.com) - A TV version of “Fargo” seems like a very bad idea until you start watching it. Showrunner Noah Hawley has pulled off an improbable feat with FX's “Fargo,” transforming a quirky Coen brothers movie about the Great Frozen Midwest into an engaging series that channels th...

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 6:50pm

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The brothers of actor Paul Walker, who died in November, will fill in for the late action star in order to complete scenes in the upcoming film "Fast & Furious 7," according to a statement posted on the film's Facebook page. Caleb and Cody Walker will help finish action s...

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 5:47pm

A public screening of the documentary film The Typist, which depicts the experiences of a Minnesota soldier at the Nuremberg Trials, is scheduled at the Stearns History Museum on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Monday, April 28th at 7:00 p.m. Dr. Daniel Wildeson, Professor in the Department...

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:35pm

NEW YORK, April 10 (Reuters) - CBS said on Thursday that Stephen Colbert will become the host of 'The Late Show' when David Letterman retires next year. Colbert, who hosts "The Colbert Report" on the cable channel Comedy Central, signed a five-year agreement with the network, CBS' CEO Les Moonves sa...

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 12:03pm