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June 3, 2016
The write stuff: Author William Kent Krueger to speak in southwest Minnesota
Even when he’s on a tour of speaking engagements, William Kent Krueger sticks to a regimented schedule of daily writing. “I’m very disciplined,”...
lifestyles / people
June 3, 2016 - 10:07pm
October 14, 2015
Do you see me?
WORTHINGTON — No matter how different two people are, Jonathan Friesen believes every person can relate to two of the same questions everyone...
October 14, 2015 - 9:21pm
July 13, 2015
‘Troll Troubles’ author to speak at Sons of Norway meeting
WINDOM — The local Sons of Norway Stavanger Lodge will host its next monthly meeting Thursday at the Cottonwood County Historical Society, 812 4th Ave., Windom. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. with a program about trolls by Minnesota author Jan Smith. Smith, who hails from Battle...
July 13, 2015 - 9:16pm
March 30, 2015
Thriller writer Brian Freeman speaks up Thursday night
WORTHINGTON — Brian Freeman, an International Thriller Writers award-winner and the best-selling author of 10 novels to date, will speak at...
March 30, 2015 - 9:00pm
October 17, 2014
The write stuff: Christensen draws from her Iowa hometown for literary creations
BETH RICKERS firstname.lastname@example.org It’s been 55 years since Madonna Dries Christensen lived in Osceola County, Iowa, but thoughts of —...
lifestyles / people
October 17, 2014 - 3:47pm
September 16, 2014
Plum Creek Library System celebrates 40 years
WORTHINGTON — The Plum Creek Library System will celebrate its 40th anniversary of service to libraries and library patrons with a special event featuring Kevin Kling on Sept. 25 at the Worthington Event Center. Kling is a Minnesota author, playwright and performer. The event will...
September 16, 2014 - 8:08pm
May 27, 2014
Author Krueger to speak in Jackson Thursday evening
JACKSON — An award-winning author whose adopted state of Minnesota is providing him with plenty of fodder for his numerous novels will share...
May 27, 2014 - 9:26pm
June 26, 2013
O'Brien wins Pritzker for military writing
WORTHINGTON -- Author Tim O'Brien has been awarded the Pritzker Military Library Literature Award. O'Brien grew up in Worthington, the son of William and Ava O'Brien. After graduating from Macalaster College in 1968, he was drafted into the Vietnam War. His military service figures...
June 26, 2013 - 11:47pm
Tim O'Brien wins Pritzker for military writing
WORTHINGTON -- Author Tim O'Brien has been awarded the Pritzker Military Library Literature Award. O'Brien grew up in Worthington, the son of William and Ava O'Brien. After graduating from Macalaster College in 1968, O'Brien was drafted into the Vietnam War. His military service...
June 26, 2013 - 9:07am
November 24, 2012
Novel ideas: David Mastbergen discovers a niche for storytelling
RUSHMORE -- When David Mastbergen sits down with his computer at the kitchen table, he quickly gets lost in his work. The stories flow from...
November 24, 2012 - 12:00am
September 10, 2012
Author Brands to visit museum
PIPESTONE -- The Brown Bag lunch series will present Carol Brands of Edgerton at noon Sept. 19. Brands is the author of "Little White Farm House in Iowa," which is the fictionalized life story of long-time Edgerton resident Katherine Vastenhout. The Brown Bag Lunch series is free...
September 10, 2012 - 10:01pm
February 6, 2012
Luverne honors life of author in year-long project
LUVERNE -- An ongoing project in Luverne is bringing new voice to the long-ago written word of renowned author and Luverne resident Frederick...
February 6, 2012 - 8:14pm
September 8, 2011
Minnesota West instructor is now an author
JACKSON -- In an attempt to change her sons' minds about reading, Serena Totzke-Johnson decided she would write a book that they would enjoy,...
September 8, 2011 - 8:31pm
June 19, 2011
Author to present Minnesota book
PIPESTONE -- The Pipestone Historical Society will host a presentation by author Ryan Jacobson at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Pipestone County Museum. Jacobson is the author of 10 children's books, and his new book, "Minnesota Hauntings, Ghost Stories from the Land of 10,000 Lakes," features...
June 19, 2011 - 9:52pm
April 11, 2011
Children's author, advocate visits Sibley
SIBLEY, Iowa -- "Do I look like a bully? Do I sound like a bully?" Those were the seemingly unlikely questions asked of Sibley-Ocheyedan sixth-...
April 11, 2011 - 10:16pm