Luke Matthews

Luke Matthews
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Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

Floods of 1993 – 20 Years Later

20 years ago, I lived in Valley Junction, the area hardest hit by the Great Flood of 1993.

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Monday, June 17, 201306/17/2013

Saying goodbye to an old friend

I am a big fan of progress. Things that are old and outdated should be updated and made new. That…

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Saturday, June 8, 201306/08/2013

Friend uses social media to save his farm

My wife and I have a friend in Larry Cleverley. Larry has been a fixture at the Downtown Farmers Market…

office

Friday, May 17, 201305/17/2013

My all-time favorite TV finales

After 9 seasons, “The Office” came to an end last night on NBC. I’ve had a love-cringe relationship with the…

roa

Saturday, April 27, 201304/27/2013

It’s impossible to NOT have fun at Rock of Ages

The fun doesn’t stop from the second the backing band “Arsenal” hits the stage to the final bow.

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Tuesday, April 16, 201304/16/2013

So I met Jon Bon Jovi…

I admit, I’m jaded. 20 years in radio has softened me on meeting musicians and celebrities. In most cases, I…

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Wednesday, March 20, 201303/20/2013

I Went to a Broadway Show and a Concert Broke Out!

Million Dollar Quartet’s performances will have you jumping out of your seat to sing and dance!

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Wednesday, March 13, 201303/13/2013

A Veronica Mars movie? Shut up and take my money!

There is talk of a Veronica Mars movie starring the original cast and I couldn’t be more excited.

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Wednesday, March 6, 201303/06/2013

Jekyll & Hyde has more than a few surprises

Jekyll & Hyde is dark, sinister, and one of the best vocal performances you’ll see at the Civic Center of Des Moines this season.

A T-Rex named Sue

Tuesday, January 29, 201301/29/2013

An exhibit 60 million years in the making

My friends at the Science Center of Iowa have once again brought another incredible exhibit for all of Central Iowa…

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Barbra Streisand on late-night TV for first time in 50 years

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And part of her appearance included singing duets with Jimmy Fallon.

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Conan O’Brien to honor late Beatle with ‘Harrison Week’

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George Harrison's son Dhani will help honor his dad as part of "Harrison Week."

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‘National Lampoon’s Vacation’ reboot in the works

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The 1983 classic is getting a new look for a new generation, picking up the story with the now-grown children of Clark and Ellen Griswold.