DULUTH, Minn. (AP) - Jeb, the black and brown dwarfed goat at Lake Superior Zoo, sought out Brad Jago every day for a little love, attention and a gentle scratch on the forehead where his horns once stood. On Wednesday it was Jago seeking Jeb, as the groundskeeper and the rest of the zoo staff scrambled to find and recapture animals that escaped during torrential overnight flooding that forced the evacuation of some homes in a low-lying neighborhood in the port city of Duluth.
The Little Falls Exchange Club has donated $1,000 to the Great River Arts Association, a nonprofit that administers and promotes local arts organizations. The gift is the first Exchange Club sponsorship, designated this year to the GRAA's arts in schools and scholarship programs, the group said in a release. GRAA sponsors visiting performing artists for presentations in area schools as well as in concert. It also presents two $500 scholarships each year to Little Falls seniors who aspire in music, dance, or visual or literary arts.
...of state lands within the BWCAW will take place Jan. 17 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Kirby Ballroom on the UMD Campus. UMD and the DNR are sponsoring the meeting to provide information about the inventory project.
...could get it then. It wasn't that big of a deal I guess." Laposky will be able to add to her school record Friday as the Tigers take on the Proctor Rails at 7:30 p.m. at the UMD campus for a trip to the Class AA state tournament.
CROSBY - Margaret Olson Webster of Tamarack will sign copies of her new book, "Are All the Heroes Gone? Kalevala Stories for Today" 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Crosby Memorial Park on Serpent Lake as part of the Serpent Lake Festival of Fine Art and Craft.
Jennifer Dalgarno, physician's assistant certified in family practice, joined the St. Joseph's Medical Center Crosslake Clinic staff.
...concert with Duluth East High School Choralaires, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Weber Music Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth campus, free. If you would like your event listed in the entertainment guide, e-mail Jennifer at jennifer...
Class AA State Quarterfinals
...High School graduate Josh Van Drake, today through Sunday, in Studio Gallery, Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota-Duluth campus where Van Drake is a graphic arts student. Fargo The Beach Boys in concert, 8 p.m. Sept. 17 at...
...former Brainerd High School student is exhibiting his art this week at the Tweed Museum of Art on the University of Minnesota-Duluth campus. Josh Van Drake, a 1993 Brainerd graduate, is the featured artist in the museum's Studio Gallery...
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