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EVELYN WALL WALKS OVER TO A TABLE at Butterfly Herbs, sits, removes her Patagonia bag and orders a drip coffee. This is only after being greeted by each barista, with whom she’s on a first-name basis. She started frequenting the coffee shop, which she says is the closest thing Missoula has t…

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Her fruity bowl of grains and veggies largely untouched in front of her, she speaks of Africa, Australia and the Anthropocene, scarcely pausing to breathe. The stories Mandela van Eeden tells are with a sense of urgency — fitting, given that urgency is a theme of her upcoming program at the …

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I’m a hundred years removed from the setting of “1917,” so I never expected to experience a day in the trenches. But director Sam Mendes (“Skyfall”) threw me in anyway, and I clung to my seat for a two-hour nailbiter. With cinematographer Roger Deakins (“Blade Runner 2049”) in tow, I had no …

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The vaulted ceiling of Dennison Hall rang with the melodies of strings, horns and drums Friday evening … and opera, electric synths, twittering piccolos and boomwhackers, “Looney Tunes,” a steel drum island party and Owl City’s “Fireflies” on a quintet of woodwinds. Sound like a fever dream …

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“They’ll make you laugh, they’ll make you think,” said host Lynn Solomon about the comedians performing at the Roxy Theater on Friday. “I think both things are important.” A night filled with jokes and abortion-care-fundraising was about to begin.

Colorful lights, screaming fans and blaring music bounced off the walls of The Badlander on Friday night, Jan. 17, as both drag queens and burlesque artists performed on stage at The Panty Rock Drag Show. The performers collected dollar bills as they performed for a cause. 

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Abdullah Alhamas is a UM senior studying human biology. He's also from Saudi Arabia. In Alhamas’ spare time, he cooks up a storm for his friends in Missoula. Here with the Kaimin, Alhamas is sharing Kabsa, a traditional Saudi dish. 

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