Archive - Aug 7, 2005 - Story

Library's Medieval Festival gives audience a little taste of days gone by

The Hickory Daily Record describes the goings-on at the inaugural Medieval Festival at Patrick Beaver Memorial Library.

Rabid Yale Slain in Northshield

Berenice Calvina reports on comic moments from Coldedernhale's Rabid Yale Hunt held recently in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Fish, Polar Bears and Global Warming Lead to Modern Viking Raid

In 2003, A Danish frigate sailed into Canadian waters challenging Canada's claim to Hans Island, off the northwest corner of Greenland. The modern day Vikings may even have landed troops on the small island, sparking protest by the Canadian government.