arts and culture
Isabel Allende has received impressive worldwide acclaim for her novels; she was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 2004, she received Chile’s National Literature Prize in 2010 and she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2014. A Long Petal of the Sea is her most recent novel and it tells the story of Victor and Roser, two refugees of the Spanish Civil War who flee their homeland and begin a new life in Chile in 1939. Read more about Recommended Reading: Isabel Allende's Latest Novel is Her Most Personal Yet
Kristyn Hewitt's photograph "Lake Goddess" took first place in the People & Families category of our 2019 Lens on Lake Minnetonka photo contest. Read more about Lens on Lake Minnetonka Photographer Captures Model's Striking Makeup
Deephaven filmmaker Louise Woerhle's new documentary tells the remarkable story of her uncle's time in Nazi captivity. Read more about Local Filmmaker Documents Uncle's Incredible WWII Story in 'Stalag Luft III'