Garrison Keillor

Gary Edward "Garrison" Keillor is an American author, storyteller, humorist and radio personality. He is best known as host of the Minnesota Public Radio show "A Prairie Home Companion."

September 28, 2014

Garrison Keillor: Out of surgery and on to orange Jell-O

Mayo surgeons did some work on his prostate but obviously left his humor intact.
TV & Media
July 3, 2014

40 years on, Garrison Keillor takes an unsentimental journey

Garrison Keillor hummed and snapped his fingers as he strolled the Macalester College campus in St. Paul, site of the first live radio broadcast of "A Prairie Home Companion" in 1974.
June 12, 2013
Robert Bly, April 2013. Star Tribune photo by Jerry Holt

Looking forward to autumn

Let's skip summer because summer is skipping us. On to fall, with its tons of new books by Minnesota writers.
May 3, 2013

FICTION: "Guy Noir and the Straight Skinny," by Garrison Keillor

Keillor's private-eye spoof is light, clever and forgettable.
TV & Media
May 3, 2013

Garrison Keillor sets date for retirement - in 2 years

He says he'll step down from "A Prairie Home Companion" in spring 2013, assuming he finds a replacement.
April 10, 2013

Keillor, 'Prairie Home Companion,' to hit the road for summer tour

The news from Lake Wobegon: Garrison Keillor and the cast of "A Prairie Home Companion" are going to hit the road this summer before they hit the high seas. The APHC Radio Romance Tour will stop at Red Rocks Amphitheater and many lesser-known locales July 8-Aug. 6.