Garrison Keillor, Public Radio's Enduring Companion

The longtime host of 'A Prairie Home Companion' reflects on milestones and his future.Not a single public opinion survey would have hinted at it in the mid-1970s, but it turns out that stories about Norwegian bachelor farmers, mock ads for the American Duct Tape Council and musical sets mashing together bluegrass and bossa nova have a bit of staying power.

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  • Keillor sees new future for himself and 'A Prairie Home Companion'
    Garrison Keillor can be hard to reach these days ... His departure will mark a big change for one of public radio's most enduring and popular programs, which he created in the early 1970s. His tour starts Sunday in Bayfield, Wis., on Lake Superior.
    07/21/2015 - 2:09 pm | View Link
  • A Prairie Home’s’ longtime host shows it’s still a prime time for him
    Writer and radio host Garrison Keillor has proven, once again ... I just think it’s a natural for radio.” The fate of public radio’s most venerable personalities became a hot topic recently with the announcement that original episodes of “Car ...
    08/11/2012 - 1:01 pm | View Link
  • It’s still prime time for Keillor
    Writer and radio host Garrison Keillor has proved ... been thinking that “for the good of public radio I ought to get this ship prepared to sail on” with someone else at the helm. The fate of public radio’s most venerable personalities became ...
    07/20/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Longtime ‘Prairie Home' host shows it's still a prime time for him
    Writer and radio host Garrison Keillor has proved ... has been thinking that "for the good of public radio I ought to get this ship prepared to sail on" with someone else at the helm. The fate of public radio's most venerable personalities became a ...
    07/13/2012 - 9:27 pm | View Link
  • Host Garrison Keillor says it's still a prime time for him
    Writer and radio host Garrison Keillor has proved ... has been thinking that "for the good of public radio I ought to get this ship prepared to sail on" with someone else at the helm. The fate of public radio's most venerable personalities became a ...
    07/13/2012 - 3:00 am | View Link
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    If you're a regular public radio listener, you may hear Garrison Keillor every morning reading other people's poems on The Writer's Almanac. Now, the ...
    08/4/2015 - 6:36 pm | View Website
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    Gary Edward "Garrison" Keillor (born August 7, 1942) is an American author, storyteller, humorist, and radio personality. He is known as host of the Minnesota Public ...
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  • Minnesota Public Radio's Fitzgerald Theater
    The home to Garrison Keillor's A Prairie Home Companion, as well as a wide variety of concerts, lectures, and productions from all over the world.
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  • Tom Keith, 1946
    Our colleague the actor and sound-effects man Tom Keith died Sunday night of a heart attack at his home in St. Paul. He performed on the show October 22 at the ...
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  • The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | A poem each ...
    It’s the birthday of British crime novelist P.D. James (books by this author), born Phyllis Dorothy James in Oxford (1920). The child of a civil servant, she was ...
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