368 Denny Laine was an English singer, songwriter, and guitarist who cofounded Wings and the Moody Blues. Denny Laine’s legacy Laine was fronting his first band, Denny Laine and the Diplomats, when Ray Thomas (1941–2018) and Mike Pinder asked him to join the new band they were forming, the M&B 5. That group quickly evolved… Continue reading cofounder of Wings and the Moody Blues dies at 79 – .
168 Henry Boucha was a center in the NHL with the Detroit Red Wings and the Minnesota North Stars. Henry Boucha’s legacy Boucha had a celebrated amateur career before he joined the NHL. An Ojibwa Native American, he grew up in northern Minnesota, on the border of Canada. He played hockey at Warroad High School,… Continue reading Detroit Red Wings center dies at 72 – .
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Demosthenes Regas of Blackduck came upon an unoccupied vehicle on fire over the weekend. Regas says he was returning from assisting with officer water survival training at the State Patrol Academy at Camp Ripley when he and other concerned motorists stopped and fought the fire until the fire… Continue reading Motorist Recovers Pizza and Wings From Burning Vehicle, Gets Charged with DUI