Friday, January 3, 2014

"Civil War 150" at DSU ~ Outgoing Tax Commissioner Cory Fong

Main Street for January 3
A national exhibit on the Civil War is now showing at Dickinson State. “Civil War 150” features letters, personal accounts and images from the Gilder Lehrman Collection, tracing the major events of the war through the eyes of those who experienced it. Joining us are Rita Ennen, director of the Stoxen Library; and Jim McWilliams, DSU professor of English. ~~~ A New Year’s essay from Beth Diane Bradley. ~~~ In lieu of his usual discussion of recent headlines, news director Dave Thompson visits with outgoing tax commissioner Cory Fong, who reflects on the changes he’s seen during his time in office. ~~~ Matt Olien reviews “Wolf of Wall Street” and “Anchorman 2.”