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The Oak Ridge Boys come to the U.P. State Fair

ESCANABA—Even after more than 45 years with The Oak Ridge Boys, Richard Sterban still gets excited every time he goes on stage. Sterban, who is the bass singer of the iconic gospel/country band, started singing in church choir in his home state of New Jersey. “Believe it or not, I ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Aug. 11-12 — Getting Pickled in Oconto “Bond Style” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Aug. 23 — Stevie Nicks with Vanessa Carlton at 7:30 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Aug. 25 — Toby Keith at 7:30 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Aug. 30 — Bob Seger ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: Sept. 15-16 — The Million Dollar Quartet, $36, 8 p.m. Oct. 6-4 — Little ...

“The Red Hunter” by Lisa Unger

Two women who experienced trauma in their lives fight back against the odds in Lisa Unger’s latest novel, “The Red Hunter.” Zoey Drake lost her parents in a home invasion, and she barely survived. She’s grown up tough and is determined to pursue justice — or is it revenge? Drake ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Aug. 4-12 — Getting Pickled in Oconto “Bond Style” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Aug. 4 — I Love the '90s at 7:30 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Aug. 23 — Stevie Nicks with Vanessa Carlton at 7:30 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Aug. 25 — Toby ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: Sept. 15-16 — The Million Dollar Quartet, $36, 8 p.m. Oct. 6-4 — Little River Band, ...

“The Four Legendary Kingdoms” by Matthew Reilly

Matthew Reilly’s hero Jack West Jr. returns in “The Four Legendary Kingdoms,” a non-stop action fest that bleeds action and thrills on every page. History knows of the Great Games, but the details have fallen to myth. The fourth game is about to begin to save the world from a ...

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Strings on the Bay

ESCANABA — Strings on the Bay, the summer chamber music series sponsored by Bay de Noc Community College, concludes its 2017 season with a concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8 at the Besse Center Theater. This final program of the summer features the “True North Quartet,” a string quartet ...

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Armageddon on Wheels returns Friday, Aug. 4

ESCANABA — Armageddon On Wheels is returning to the Upper Peninsula State Fairgrounds on Friday, Aug. 4 at 7 p.m. The event began back in 2013 when a group of racing enthusiasts put their heads together and put on a first ever show at the U.P. State Fair. After it’s first year being a ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. July 28-Aug. 12 — Getting Pickled in Oconto “Bond Style” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Aug. 4 — I Love the '90s at 7:30 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Aug. 25 — Toby Keith at 7:30 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Aug. 30 — Bob Seger and the ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: Sept. 15-16—The Million Dollar Quartet, $36, 8 p.m. Oct. 6-4 — Little River ...

“No One is Coming to Save Us” by Stephanie Watts

By Christina Lebetter Associated Press "No One Is Coming to Save Us" (Ecco), by Stephanie Powell Watts It's been 17 years since JJ Ferguson left his hometown of Pinewood, North Carolina. Now that he's returned (with a Gatsbyesque plan to build his dream home atop Brushy Mountain and reunite ...

The Clairvoyants

The Clairvoyants comes to Harris

HARRIS — Illusionist duo and America’s Got Talent runner-ups, The Clairvoyants, are making their way to the Island Resort and Casino Showroom on July 21 and 22 at 8 p.m. Thommy Ten and Amelie Van Tass (The Clairvoyants) were both born and raised in Austria and now reside in both Austria ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: July 21-22— The Clairvoyants, $33, 8 p.m. Sept. 15-16—The Million Dollar ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. July 21-Aug. 12 — Getting Pickled in Oconto “Bond Style” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Aug. 4 — I Love the ‘90s at 7:30 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Aug. 25 — Toby Keith at 7:30 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Aug. 30 — Bob Seger and the ...

Box Office

The top 20 movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters Friday through Sunday, followed by distribution studio, gross, as compiled Monday by comScore: 1. "War For The Planet of the Apes," 20th Century Fox, $56,262,929. 2. "Spider-Man: Homecoming," Sony, $44,205,210. 3. "Despicable Me 3," ...

Most Streamed

The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, for the week of July 13, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. 1. Despacito - Remix by Luis Fonsi 2. XO TOUR Llif3 by Lil Uzi ...

Most Viral

The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, for the week of July 13, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. 1. Praying by Kesha 2. Mi Gente by J Balvin 3. Justify You by Kasra ...

NYT bestsellers

Combined Print & E-Book Fiction 1. “Camino Island” by John Grisham 2. “Wired” by Julie Garwood 3. “The Woman in Cabin 10” by Ruth Ware 4. “Murder Games” by James Patterson and Howard Roughan 5. “The Identicals” by Elin Hilderbrand Combined Print & E-Book ...