Keillor Back In Spotlight After Misconduct Allegation

FRIDLEY, Minn. (AP) — Garrison Keillor looked comfortable on the small stage as he sang Christmas lullabies, told off-color limericks and spun a tale about a lutefisk dinner at the fictitious Lake Wobegon. Starting off with his familiar opener “Tishomingo Blues,” Keillor offered up a warm, nostalgic take on his former public radio show “A […]

MPR, Garrison Keillor Reach Agreement

Garrison Keillor Fired By Minn. Public Radio

Garrison Keillor, the creator and former host of A Prairie Home Companion, said today that he has been fired by Minnesota Public Radio, over allegations of improper behavior. Keillor didn’t detail the allegation to AP, but in an email to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Keillor said he had put his hand on a woman’s bare back in an attempt to console her.

Garrison Keillor To Retire In 2013