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Arizona's fire resources in good shape for now

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

Tonight's Movie: North to Alaska

Easter Sunday seemed like a good time to catch up with a lighthearted John Wayne-Stewart Granger movie I'd never seen before, NORTH TO ALASKA .

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Star Tribune

TV picks for April 21:  "Mean Girls," John Wayne, "Muscle Shoals"

Make way, pilgrim. John Wayne is taking center stage during prime time for the next five nights, starting with four films he did before 1939's "Stagecoach" made him a major star.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Wall Street Journal

The Smart One and the Genius

Lest you are one of those pinkos who reach for a gun at the mention of John Wayne, let me remind you of the awe Bob Dylan experienced in the great man's presence.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

KTAR

Repaving to close part of Arizona highway 89A

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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The Economist

American cinema: A man in full

John Wayne: The Life and Legend. By Scott Eyman. Simon and Schuster; 512 pages; $32.50 and A 25. Buy from Amazon.com , Amazon.co.uk SOON after his 57th birthday, John Wayne learned that he had a big cancerous tumour on his left lung.

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Related Topix: Western, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Stagecoach, The Searchers, Celebrities, Simon & Schuster

The Papillion Times

Tommy Lee Jones made a Nebraska western, and here's the trailer

"The Homesman," an upcoming western from writer/director/actor Tommy Lee Jones, looks like something close to a sure thing.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

3rd Annual John Wayne Film Festival Tickets Now Open to the Public

Tickets for the 3rd Annual John Wayne Film Festival, hosted by LOOK Cinemas and benefiting John Wayne Cancer Foundation, will open to the public at noon today.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Patch.com

John Wayne Cancer Institute Auxiliary Honors Mandela Family, Dr....

Broadway Actor Davis Gaines Performed; J.R. Martinez Served as Master of Ceremonies The Mandela Family was honored with the "True Grit" Humanitarian Award at the 29th annual Odyssey Ball on Saturday, April 5, at the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills.

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KTAR

Arizona utility says it's in shape to keep power going during wildfire season

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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CNN

Belt Buckles Made Famous In Movies And TV Shows

A belt, though a very simple and small item, is considered by many fashion authorities as a mark of one's style sense.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Enter Stage Right

Hollywood's real heroes

Going unnoticed amid last week's entertainment news-the various selfies and jokes of jester-in-chief Barack Obama-came news that, according to a Harris poll , John Wayne is currently the seventh most favorite actor in America.

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Salon

The right's twisted symbol: John Wayne and conservatives' lost dignity

"Professional American," wrote Greil Marcus in "John Wayne Listening." "He wears the mantle of Manifest Destiny easily, happy to represent America to the world, to itself, and to himself."

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The American Conservative

John Waynea s Lost Legacy

Major General Graves B. Erskine and John Wayne on Set of "Sands of Iwo Jima," 1949.

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Free Republic

John Wayne's "The Alamo" in 8.5 minutes with Original Soundtrack

Thanks for posting this. A great film further enhanced by Dimitri Tiomkin's unforgettable music score.

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Examiner.com

On this Day in Movie History, April 10, 1937 : Collier's stories become movies

On this Day in Movie History, April 10, 1937 : Collier's Publishes Two Short Stories Which Become Movies-A First On this Day in Movie History, April 10, 1937 : Collier's Publishes Two Short Stories Which Become Movies-A First On this day, April 10, 1937 "Collier's" magazine published two short stories which would later become motion pictures; a ... (more)

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

New books go to heart of star power of Shirley Temple, John Wayne

The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America.

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KTAR

Specialist: No impending close to Valley allergy season

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Save The Quiet Cottage

Back in the 1952 film 'The Quiet Man', which starred John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara in the John Ford classic, there was a small cottage which currently lies in ruins.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

KTAR

Arizona students filling up on free breakfast before AIMS test

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