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With more budget vetoes, Minnesota govt. shutdown preparations begin
REGIONAL ROUNDUP: Minto School renting space in Grafton
Grand Forks library committee minutes contradict mayor's, council members' views
Intercity bus service between Thief River Falls, Crookston and Grand Forks launches in northwest Minnesota
Grand Forks Special Olympics hold car wash fundraiser in Culvers parking lot
crime and courts
PREP SOFTBALL: Saturday's results
PREP BASEBALL: Saturday's results
GIRLS SOCCER: West Fargo 2, GF Red River 1
PREP TRACK: Saturday's results
GIRLS TENNIS: Saturday's results
WHAT WE'RE WATCHING: 'Girl Meets World' modernizes classic '90s show
TLC pulls '19 Kids and Counting' after molestation reports
SHARE YOUR STORY: Classic car restoration
PETS@PLAY: Mickey tries to catch his elusive tail
THE LIST: 'The Dixie Swim Club' ... Dance recital ... Local art exhibits
life & style
Rochelle V. Rice
Todd James Leeson
Jean M. Knutson
North Dakota Game and Fish: Please leave baby wildlife alone
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
Outdoors Report: Fishing in the region
WEEKLY DNR ENFORCEMENT REPORT: Angling activity, Wolf depredation complaints etc.
Colby Thorlakson walleye
ASK YOUR GOVERNMENT: What are the city's new 'storm shelter' signs for?
LETTER: Support N.D. delegation’s efforts to lift oil-export ban
LETTER: Will detox center’s benefits extend beyond GF?
Rob Port: Dalrymple: Go ahead, keep issuing golden parachutes
MARILYN HAGERTY: Tunseth leaves behind 30 years of serving lunch
UPDATED 4:23 p.m. -- Man arrested for terrorizing after four-hour standoff in Grand Forks
October 10, 2014
UND Opera Showcase to feature students, faculty
IF YOU GO What: UND Opera Showcase and Silent Auction When: 4 p.m. Sunday Where: Muiderman Theater, 1410 Elm Coulee Drive NE Cost: Free Info: An RSVP is required. To do so, call (701) 599-2348 or email email@example.com Wes Lawrence wants to gain an opera...
accent / entertainment
October 10, 2014 - 6:00am
March 28, 2014
Trollwood alum shines new light on F-M Opera
As a theatrical lighting designer, Josh Epstein doesn’t just flick the switches and turn on the spotlights. He’s responsible for setting the tone and subtly revealing elements of the story through the light’s color and intensity.
accent / entertainment
March 28, 2014 - 10:15am
UND students ease into opera with double-bill comic performance
Many operas are known for their death and drama, but there won’t be any bloodshed when the UND Department of Music presents its double-bill performance of comic operas, “Dr. Miracle” and “Trial by Jury” at 7 tonight and Saturday at the Josephine Campbell Recital Hall....
accent / entertainment
March 28, 2014 - 9:15am
November 17, 2013
MARILYN HAGERTY: Opera arias coming to UND campus
Opera singers don't sprout in concert halls. They come from nooks and corners of the continent. And the public is invited -- in fact, encouraged -- to come out to the Josephine Campbell Recital Hall Saturday. There, beginning at 11:30 a.m. in the UND Hughes Fine Arts Center, seven...
local / featured columnists / entertainment
November 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 24, 2013
Rhombus Guys a potential buyer for historic downtown GF opera house
The Metropolitan Opera House located in downtown Grand Forks soon could have new owners whose current business venture is just around the corner. The building's owner, development firm Oriental Avenue LLP, is in the middle of negotiating a sale with Rhombus House of Pizza, the company...
local / news
May 24, 2013 - 8:30pm
July 27, 2012
Fargo-Moorhead Opera to feature Rossini and Mozart
The Fargo-Moorhead Opera (FMO) will feature, Rossini's "The Barber of Seville" and Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro," during the 2012-2013 season.
July 27, 2012 - 7:30am
November 22, 2011
Winners announced for Met opera auditions
Three women were winners among the 14 singers who competed in the North Dakota district Metropolitan National Opera Auditions at UND. They were: - Vania Margani, a graduate student at the University of Manitoba who sang "Song to the Moon" from Dvorak's opera "Rusalka." - Mezzo sopranos...
November 22, 2011 - 11:53pm
August 19, 2011
GF native Michael Marcotte breaks into NYC opera world
Lots of young actors and singers probably dream of working with the famous, acclaimed directors, composers, musicians and songwriters whose work they admire and are lucky enough to perform. For Grand Forks native Michael Marcotte, his New York City career in opera and musical theater...
entertainment / local
August 19, 2011 - 12:03pm
March 22, 2011
Grand Forks native wins opera competition in Houston
"Voir Dire," a chamber opera in two acts with music by Matthew Peterson and libretto by Peterson and Jason Zencka, has won the 2011 Opera Vista chamber opera competition in Houston. That means the work by Peterson, a Grand Forks native living and working in Sweden, will be premiered...
March 22, 2011 - 7:32pm
January 21, 2011
Ballet and opera at the Cinema
Carmike Cinema movie theater in Grand Forks is showing live and encore performances of operas and ballets on the big screen through Carmike's "Opera in Cinema" and "Ballet in Cinema" program. Carmike is working with Emerging Pictures to present these performances by some of the world's...
January 21, 2011 - 8:53pm
May 4, 2010
Minn. Opera delays new commission
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Opera is delaying the premiere of a major new commission by two years. "The Garden of the Finzi-Continis" was scheduled to round out the opera's upcoming season.
May 4, 2010 - 5:08pm
November 18, 2009
THE LIST: 'Cold Feet' . . . Coffee House . . . 'Grease,' etc.
'Cold Feet' -- Opening Friday in New Rockford, N.D.: "Cold Feet: A Musical Comedy" will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday in The Opera House, New Rockford, N.D. Shows will continue at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays until Dec....
November 18, 2009 - 12:00am