| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Like the first episode, this week’s episode begins with Yolanda, this time in her kitchen. A sincere kudos to her for appearing on camera in a bathrobe and slippers, sans makeup, looking like real humans look first thing in the morning. She’...
| Nov 11, 2013
Aberdeen: Funeral service for LaVerne Marie Jerke, 96, Aberdeen, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 624 N. Jay St., with Pastor Tyler Poppen officiating.
Burial will take place at Sunset Memorial Gardens....
| Nov 4, 2013
| 7:30 PM
"Domesticated" is the kind of play that big subscription houses are always on the hunt for: An entertaining domestic drama on a stimulating topic (the breakup of a marriage under scandalous circumstances), written by a reliable scribe (Bruce Norris,...
| Nov 10, 2013
Question: I am a partner in a small property management company. I know that disability and reasonable accommodation issues need to be handled carefully, so I try to keep up with the latest rules. However, I have recently received "certificates" from...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Within 15 minutes, more than $45,000 was raised last week for the Rancher's Relief Fund at the Hub City Livestock Barn in Aberdeen.
Kenny and Nina Kunz of Kunz Northern Kross of Eureka donated an 18-month old heifer. She was sold in the morning for $1,...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 10:00 AM
What's your dog really saying when it wags its tail? According to Italian researchers, dogs not only communicate happiness with a wag, but they also convey anxiety and potential danger.
In a study published Thursday in the journal Current Biology,...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:31 PM
When our middle daughter was small, she wanted a dog more than anything. She’d pore over books on dog breeds and dog care, and talk about dogs all the time. Her desire was for a West Highland white terrier — but any dog would do.
| Nov 1, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Deep in post-production on his weird but wonderful sci-fi romance "Her" this past March, Spike Jonze made the difficult decision to — as the old editing edict goes — kill one of his darlings.
The nuanced vocal performance turned in by...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 1:04 PM
It's fair to say that nearly every child in Durham knew Melissa Albin. As the head of children's services at the Durham Public Library, Albin dressed up like a cat on Halloween, read countless books at story hour and staged sleepovers for pet stuffed...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Bring a bag of pet food and kids can get a free ticket to “Jack Hanna's Into the Wild” Sunday at Easton’s State Theatre. Everyone who brings a donation for The Animal Food Bank of the Lehigh Valley will get a free child’s ticket...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:56 PM
DUBUQUE, Iowa — Mark Twain knew what he was talking about in a Tribune interview 127 years ago, discussing the virtues of the upper Mississippi River. The big river around Hannibal, Mo., where he grew up, is less interesting, less scenic, he said,...