Lewiston wins big — Idaho high school named Friday concert winner at Jazz Fest

The Lewiston High School Gold Voices were named the vocal sweepstakes champion of the Young Artist’s Winners Concert Friday at the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival. The high school division featured six jazz choir performances from high schools in Idaho, Washington and Canada. Gold Voices Performer Orion White said this was his eighth Jazz Fest, but […]


Porcupine devotion — Friendship is a series of uncomfortable compromises

Imagine a family of porcupines on a cold winter evening. They would like to huddle together to keep warm, but their spines keep pricking one another. The philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer used this image to describe friendship. Loneliness can be cold and unbearable, but the alternative is being pricked and jabbed by others’ flaws and idiosyncrasies. […]

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After a recent remodel, Stax’s facelift looks great

From acting to directing

Theater students showcase directing talents  for the student directing competition