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Glen Campbell Loses His Long Battle To Alzheimers – Dead At 81

One of musics most-versatile performers has lost the battle with Alzheimers;  Glen Campbell died this morning at the age of 81.  According to his official website and social media site, he died surrounded by his family.

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Minnesota Wild Players Try Out Their Loon Calls [Video]

What's more "Minnesota" than hockey?  And, what's more "Minnesota" than the sound of a loon?  What if you combined both of those things to make a video that's going viral?

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Remembering Adam West, the First Best Batman

My 18-month-old daughter is suddenly very into superheroes. Every night before bed we do story time; this week she’s become obsessed with a board book called My First Batman Book. Since she likes when I sing the words of her books to her, I naturally began singing the theme to the classic 1960s Batman as part of our nightly ritual. And she liked that so much that this morning, for the very first time, I showed her the old show’s opening credits.

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Adam West, TV’s ‘Batman,’ Dies at 88

We’ve lost one of comic and TV culture’s most enduring favorites, as original Batman star Adam West has passed away. The smooth-voiced star became iconic for his portrayal of the ‘60s Caped Crusader, earning a place in the pop culture pantheon over the decades.

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The Northland Celebrates Bob Dylan With Events This Week

Bob Dylan celebrated his 76th birthday on Wednesday, May 24. Since he was born in the Northland a full week of festivities have been planned for fans with the Duluth Dylan Fest.  There is extra celebration this year because of his most recent accolade of the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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Bob Dylan’s Debut Stage In Hibbing To See $3.1M Restoration

The much-revered auditorium that Northland-native Bob Dylan made his debut in is about to see some restoration work.  Officials with the Hibbing High School are looking to spend about $3.1M on maintenance work that will restore the facility to it's original grandeur.

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Don Rickles, Iconic Comedian and Actor, Dead at 90

Don Rickles’ talents were seemingly limitless: An outrageous insult comic, a gifted dramatic actor, a welcome sight on stages and screens (big and small), and a constant presence whose career endured for decades, often surpassing his contemporaries. And now he’s gone on to join them, as the legendary Rickles passed away today, April 6, at the age of 90.

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Rock Legend Prince Dies At Age 57
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Honor Prince On The Anniversary Of His Passing At The Minnesota Historical Society For Free

It's hard to believe that it's already been a year since the passing of our iconic artist Prince on April 21, 2016.  There has been many tributes to the late singer with special events and concerts and during several awards shows. To commemorate the anniversary of his death, the Minnesota Historical Society, 345 W Kellogg Blvd in St. Paul will have a very special display that I'm sure his fans will love to see.

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Could Jimmy Hoffa Be Buried On Someone’s Property In Michigan?

When I was a kid, it was always a joke that someone knew where former Mob-connected head of the Teamsters Jimmy Hoffa was buried. NY Daily News says mobsters say they dumped him in a toxic waste area in New Jersey, but there is some proof that may lead authorities to dig up a property in Michigan..

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My Friend’s Family Had An Unusual Tie To The Mary Tyler Moore Show

The passing of Mary Tyler Moore was such sad news for a girl of my age.  I grew up watching the Mary Tyler Moore show in the 70's with my family and when I got older thought it was so cool that the setting for the sit com was Minneapolis. The house that you see in her opening segment still stands to this day.

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Mary Tyler Moore Dead At 80

Television icon Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80, according to a report from ABC.

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Minnesota’s My Pillow Company Under Scrutiny From Better Business Bureau

The owner of Minnesota-based My Pillow Company is defending his marketing tactics following an F-rating from the Better Business Bureau and revocation of its accreditation.  Mike Lindell - the creator of My Pillow - says that he has done nothing wrong.

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