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In ‘Tenet,’ a time-bending thriller for bended times

I went in fresh to “Tenet.” I didn’t have any real sense of the plot, yes, but it’s more that it had been some five months since I was last in a movie theater. That’s a long hiatus — a dark ages for sitting in the dark — for someone, anyone, used to going to the movies more days ...

Superiorland Nightlife

Tuesday 6:30 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Tuesday Jones at Concert in the Park, Munising 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Flat Broke Blues Band at Peter White Public Library Front Street steps, Marquette Wednesday 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring open mic at Cafe ...

After 5 months, AMC Theaters reopens its doors, cautiously

WEST HOMESTEAD, Pa — The doors to the AMC Waterfront 22 were locked. They had been for five months, along with most indoor theaters in the U.S. because of COVID-19. But in 20 minutes that was about to change and four people in masks were already gathered outside the theater 8 miles southeast ...

‘The 24th’ is a sobering history lesson for today

On Aug. 23, 1917, four months after the U.S. had entered World War I, the all-Black 3rd battalion of the U.S. Army’s 24th Infantry Regiment mutinied in Houston. That night’s two hours of violence left nine civilians, four policemen and two soldiers dead. It resulted in the largest murder ...

superiorland Nightlife

Today 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring The Why Not?s at Drifa Brewing Company, Marquette Tuesday 6:30 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Drednot at Concert in the Park, Munising Thursday 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Party to Jazz at Summer Concert Series at Old Ish, ...

Superiorland Nightlife

Tuesday 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Maynard & Friends at Concert in the Park, Munising Thursday 6 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Alyssa Palmer at Lake Superior Smokehouse Brewpub, Harvey 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring U.P. Gumbo at L’Anse Lakefront ...

Money offered for info on former ‘Tiger King’ star husband

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The family of a Florida man who disappeared in 1997 and who appeared on the hit TV series “Tiger King,” has hired a lawyer and is offering $100,000 in exchange for information to help solve the case. Attorney John Phillips held a news conference in Tampa Monday ...

Artist creates origami crane memorials for COVID-19 victims

An artist in Los Angeles is memorializing each of the thousands of people who have died from COVID-19 in the United States with a delicate origami crane. Karla Funderburk started making the cranes three months ago, stringing the paper swans in pink, blue, yellow and many other colors ...

A low-key ‘Secret Garden’ that still blooms

By JAKE COYLE AP Film Writer For more than a century, Frances Hodgson Burnett’s “The Secret Garden,” first published in 1911, has endured. It remains one of the great classics of children’s literature, a book that deftly combines the dreams and nightmares of childhood. Its balance ...

The Big Picture

This recent photo by Diane Nault of Ishpeming shows a squirrel poking out of a hole on a poplar tree.

Superiorland Nightlife

Tuesday 6:30 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Jim & Ray at Concert in the Park, Munising Thursday 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring One Voice at L’Anse Lakefront Concerts 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Toni Saari at Summer Concert Series at Old Ish, ...

Superiorland Nightlife

Today 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring The Why Nots at Drifa Brewing Co., Marquette Tuesday 6:30 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Derrell Syria Project at Concert in the Park, Munising Thursday 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Kim and Kurt at Summer Concert Series ...

Multitalented Wisconsin teen shows flair for indie music

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — To call Spencer Douglas a versatile performer would be an understatement. The 17-year-old Eau Claire resident has appeared in nearly a dozen regional and touring musical productions through local community theaters; began dance training at age 7; sang in multiple honors ...

The Gallery: ‘The heart of downtown Marquette’

MARQUETTE — Walking along West Washington Street in downtown Marquette just before the end of the block where Lake Superior peaks out below the hill, The Gallery greets tourists and residents alike with a collective exhibition of art. In one of the front window shops in the Masonic Square ...

superiorland Nightlife

Tuesday 6:30 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Black Pearl at Concert in the Park, Munising Thursday 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Flat Broke Blues Band at Summer Concert Series at Old Ish, Ishpeming Friday 9:30 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Spun at Barge Inn, ...

A celestial summer visitor

MARQUETTE — Sometimes it benefits northerners to live where they do. Comet NEOWISE now can be observed in the region and, according to EarthSky.org, is not visible in the Southern Hemisphere. Thus, the comet can be seen in the Upper Peninsula, it definitely being in the Northern ...

DC’s plan for ‘Watchmen’ sequel ‘Rorschach’ met with unease

LOS ANGELES — DC is releasing a new “Watchmen” spin off based on the Rorschach character, but the unveiling of the limited comic series has been met with mixed reactions. Some critics online questioned whether the masked vigilante should be the primary focus after DC announced the ...

Author pens post-apocalyptic view of U.P.

MARQUETTE — A post-apocalyptic story about a mysterious event called the Green has taken over the continents and separated the world. Trees grow as tall as skyscrapers. Their roots bust through the pavement and tear apart cities, leaving survivors cut off from normalcy and each other. But a ...

Superiorland Nightlife

Today No shows scheduled Tuesday 6:30 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Don’t Tell Mom at Concert in the Park Series, Munising Thursday 7 p.m. — Live entertainment featuring Daydreamers at Summer Concert Series in downtown Ishpeming Saturday 5 p.m. — Live entertainment ...