Monthly Archives: June 2013

Wild draft night ends with Wolters in Milwaukee

First he was a Washington Wizard. 

Then he was a Philadelphia 76er. 

Nate Wolters ended the 2013 NBA draft as a member of the Milwaukee Bucks. The St. Cloud Tech graduate turned South Dakota State All-American point guard was traded … Hit the jump to read the rest

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Wolters’ agent pens opinion piece

Nate Wolters’ agent, Jared Karnes, emailed this to me earlier today. It’s an opinion piece on what he thinks about his client. Obviously, Mr. Wolters is good people. Here is the well-written piece:
WHY YOU SHOULD CARE ABOUT THIS YEAR’S Hit the jump to read the rest
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Wolters anxious for draft night

Nate Wolters got into St. Cloud early Wednesday morning and was glad to be done jetsetting across the country for a couple of days.

Wolters, the South Dakota State All-American point guard and St. Cloud Tech graduate, will be selected … Hit the jump to read the rest

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Hanowski on playing a bit in the NHL, adjustments that he needs to make

  

I spoke with former Little Falls/St. Cloud State forward Ben Hanowski on Tuesday night. Hanowski is in Calgary working out in preparation for the 2013-14 season.

His experience with dealing with the flood that Calgary has suffered will be the … Hit the jump to read the rest

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Richmond Music in the Park summer concert series lineup

Here’s the lineup for remaining Richmond 2013 Music in the Park summer concert series. The season kicked off with Kurt Jorgenson Band June 11. Shows are on Tuesdays, from 7-8:30 p.m. in Centennial Park and are free. Concessions are available, … Hit the jump to read the rest

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Special one-day ticket deal for ‘Guys and Dolls’

The Paramount Theatre is offering a one-day ticket special for the Rooftop Theatre Company production of “Guys and Dolls.” For tonight’s performance only, tickets are buy one, get one free.

Cost is $22, $18 students and seniors, by calling 259-5463 … Hit the jump to read the rest

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Paramount has full lineup for holidays — starting in November

The Paramount Theatre has a healthy lineup of holiday-themed shows (Christmas, not Independence Day!), rounded out today with Minnesota musician Nicholas David of “The Voice” fame.

Read more about the announcement here.

They have returning acts, like the Rock … Hit the jump to read the rest

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Do less, have more fun: The Rule of Steves, and a Corollary

I’m fielding more questions from would-be travelers who are planning escapes from Minnesota’s current unrequited love affair with summer. Here is the question of the week:

Question: We are thinking about taking our first trip to Europe. We want … Hit the jump to read the rest

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Two MIAC teams ranked in poll

Two MIAC teams are ranked in the top 25 in Lindy’s Sports Annual’s Division III preseason poll.

St. Thomas — which advanced to the national title game a year ago — is ranked No. 2. Bethel is ranked No. 11. … Hit the jump to read the rest

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New State Fair Grandstand acts added

Three new Minnesota State Fair Grandstand acts have been added to the list.

They are:

- Train with special guest Michael Franti & Spearhead, Aug. 29, tickets on sale at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 15.

- The Under the Sun … Hit the jump to read the rest

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