Longtime 'Prairie Home Companion' Trucker Russ Ringsak DiesRuss Ringsak, a former architect who became the longtime truck driver for Garrison Keillor's "A Prairie Home Companion" public radio variety show, has died. He was 81.
Even In Retirement, 75-Year-Old Garrison Keillor Isn't Slowing DownFormer "A Prairie Home Companion" host Garrison Keillor is keeping busy in retirement.
Whoops! USA Today Calls Garrison Keillor 'A Man From Wisconsin'Whether it's Bob Dylan, Prince, or Judy Garland, Minnesotans are (overly?) proud of famous individuals born in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. So, woe to those who mistakenly report that a famous Minnesotan is from another state. That brings us to today's example: Garrison Keillor.
Keillor Delivers His Final 'Prairie Home Companion' In HollywoodWriter and humorist Garrison Keillor served up a bittersweet farewell for some 18,000 fans at the Hollywood Bowl, as he hosted his final episode of the old-style radio variety show, "A Prairie Home Companion."
Keillor Hosting Last 'Prairie Home Companion' In HollywoodSome 18,000 fans at the Hollywood Bowl will be transported to Lake Wobegon, Minnesota, Friday night as writer and humorist Garrison Keillor hosts his final episode of the old-style variety show "A Prairie Home Companion" after 42 years on public radio.
4 Things To Know: Earbuds, Garrison Keillor & MoreThese are the four stories you need to know about for Friday, June 3. They include new expected updates on the UCLA shooter from Minnesota, and a technological breakthrough in earbud gear.
Show Goes On After Garrison Keillor Suffers Brain Seizure"Prairie Home Companion" radio show host Garrison Keillor says he has suffered a brain seizure but his show apparently will go on.
Keillor Plans 'Minnesota Show' Of Prairie Home Companion From State FairGarrison Keillor is bringing back familiar elements of "A Prairie Home Companion" at least one more time.
Garrison Keillor Hosts Final Minnesota 'Prairie Home' ShowGarrison Keillor is doing the long goodbye. He hosted "A Prairie Home Companion" in Minnesota for the final time Saturday from the State Theatre in Minneapolis.
Garrison Keillor, Charlie Wilson Added To State Fair ConcertsThe Minnesota State Fair dropped a bomb on concertgoers Friday morning ... well two of them, actually.
Keillor Talks Changes To 'Prairie Home' After His DepartureNo more Guy Noir, Private Eye. No more tales of Dusty and Lefty, the luckless cowboys. And no more weekly "News From Lake Wobegon," the imaginary Minnesota town famous for strong women, good-looking men and above-average children.
Mpls. 'Prairie Home Companion' Show Added To Keillor's Final SeasonFans will have another chance to see Garrison Keillor in Minnesota before he steps down as host of "A Prairie Home Companion." Keillor has added one more show to the current season of "Prairie Home," which he says is his last as host.