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Have You Heard: Second Time Clothiers to close

Have You Heard: Second Time Clothiers to close

Rita Booke has followed her passion for fashion for 11 years at Second Time Clothiers.

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Big Read features live music, movies, art, and books

Big Read features live music, movies, art, and books

This year’s Big Read will feature a variety of events, including live music, art, movies and book readings.

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Foursight - John Wayne quote

Foursight - John Wayne quote

Jaci Webb found this sign recently in a souvenir shop in Cody, Wyo.

October 04, 2013 12:15 amLoading…
Weekly Webb: The little theater that could

Weekly Webb: The little theater that could

It’s hard to imagine Riley Cooke not working in the entertainment business.

March 16, 2012 12:10 am Photos

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Q&A with Billings author Russell Rowland

Q&A with Billings author Russell Rowland

Billings author Russell Rowland, who took readers to a Carter County family farm in his acclaimed novels "In Open Spaces" and "The Watershed Years," has been plenty busy in recent months, with a new gig curating short fiction for New West magazine and the impending fall release of an antholo…

July 17, 2011 2:00 pmLoading…
John Wayne portrait made of colored lint

John Wayne portrait made of colored lint

A life-sized portrait of John Wayne is up at the Ripley's Believe it or Not Museum in Hollywood. It's made entirely of colored lint.

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Wayne in "The Searchers"

Wayne in "The Searchers"

Actor John Wayne portrays Ethan Edwards in the 1956 film "The Searchers." While Wayne invariably took roles that cast him in a heroic light, he took a chance with "The Searchers" in playing a character whose bigotry was a key element in the storyline. In the end, the Duke was rewarded with p…

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Weekly Webb: Wayne's world

Weekly Webb: Wayne's world

John Wayne is such a movie icon, it sounds like bragging just to mention I got a chance to interview his son Ethan Wayne last week over the phone. So I can’t imagine what it must be like for Ethan to repeatedly answer the question, “Are you related to John Wayne?”

May 27, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Ethan Wayne with statue

Ethan Wayne with statue

Ethan Wayne is shown with a statue of his famous father, John Wayne.

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John Wayne in "The Comancheros"

John Wayne in "The Comancheros"

"The Comancheros," starring John Wayne, was released last week in a special 50th anniversary edition with commentary by his older son Patrick Wayne and film historians.

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Artist Harry Jackson dead at 87

Artist Harry Jackson dead at 87

CODY, Wyo. -- Famed artist Harry Jackson died in Sheridan on Monday, family members said.

April 26, 2011 5:00 pmLoading…
American Idol contestant has Montana roots

American Idol contestant has Montana roots

Apparently the charming cowboy crooner on American Idol John Wayne Shultz was born in Billings or Columbus and his family lived in Absarokee before moving to Texas.

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Review: Young actress shows surprising 'Grit' in Coens' film

Review: Young actress shows surprising 'Grit' in Coens' film

“True Grit” is one of the most mainstream, crowd-pleasing films Joel and Ethan Coen have ever made.

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About the book

About the book

“John Wayne ... There Rode A Legend,” by Jane Pattie, is available at Shipton’s for $49.99. Alice McKinney, whose late husband, Louis Johnson, was Wayne’s business partner in Arizona, holds the copyright on the books.

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Alice Johnson McKinney

Alice Johnson McKinney

Alice Johnson McKinney stands with Wayne and her late husband, Louis, in a chapter from “John Wayne ... There Rode A Legend.”

June 10, 2010 11:55 pmLoading…
Drawn into an actor’s world:  Part-time local resident recalls long friendship with John Wayne

Drawn into an actor’s world: Part-time local resident recalls long friendship with John Wayne

A cotton crop first connected Alice Johnson McKinney to John Wayne, the silver screen’s most heroic tough guy.

June 10, 2010 11:50 pm Photos

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