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An evening with ‘Jungle Jack’

jamie.reed and jamie.reed September 27, 2007

Before arriving at NMU for his Oct. 4 appearance, animal expert Jack Hanna spoke with North Wind reporter Jamie Reed on wildlife, real life and what to expect next Thursday when he and his animal friends...

Kanye’s latest: a rap masterpiece

jamie.reed and jamie.reed September 20, 2007

(5 out of 5 stars) When I found out that Kanye West and 50 Cent would be releasing albums on the same day, my heart pitter-pattered with anticipation. I don't usually have gangster rap CDs blasting...

Ignorant Mob: NMU students bring world-beat sound to Marquette

jamie.reed and jamie.reed September 6, 2007

Music from the island of Jamaica is usually more at home on balmy tropical beaches than the chilly Upper Peninsula. But local band Ignorant Mob brings exotic island flavor straight to the stages of Marquette....

WNMU receives grant to go digital

jamie.reed and jamie.reed August 30, 2007

It's an all too common question asked almost everyday: What would you do with one million dollars? For WNMU-TV, this fantasy became a reality, and they're using the money to go digital. WNMU, a public...

Warm hearted blues

jamie.reed and jamie.reed April 26, 2007

This Saturday, the swinging sound of authentic blues will ring throughout downtown Marquette and the strong smells of Cajun cuisine will hang heavily in the air. And while the Marquette community is filling...

Surrogate soccer mom

jamie.reed and jamie.reed April 19, 2007

The school bell rings, and Rachel, clad in a hooded sweatshirt and jeans after a tiresome day of nursing classes, patiently waits outside the building. After Kelsie, Carlie and Charles -- ages 14, 12 and...

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