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Media Life: Talk radio star brings movie, band for State Theater premiere

Fans of twangy rockers Joe Getty & The Dead Flowers will get a double-shot of the band May 14 in Auburn.The band, which includes talk radio wonder Joe Getty and Auburn’s own ...

Media Life: Colfax High grad’s new book perks up Starbucks CEO

When you’re getting high praise from the likes of Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, there has to be a reason. For Peter Sims – author, speaker, entrepreneur and Colfax High School ...

Media Life: Mystery message in a bottle finds way back to Auburn

You’ve heard the song by The Police. Or maybe seen the movie starring Kevin Costner. In a world of instant e-mails and text messages, the old message in a bottle still has its pl ...

Media Life: Auburn producer springboards from “Deadliest Catch” to global 3D event

Auburn’s Doug Stanley has left “Deadliest Catch” behind to start his own production company and he already has a big fish on the end of his line. Stanley’s Ridgeline Enter ...

Media Life: Hollywood’s classic “broads” to light up Auburn film fest

Building on the success of last spring’s nearly sold out Alfred Hitchcock Film Festival, the folks at the State Theater are doing an encore. Hitchcock, however, has been replace ...