Comedian Juston McKinney drew laughs from the audience as he talked with Union Leader Business Editor Mike Cote during the inaurgural Union Leader Headliners Series event Thursday evening at the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester.

Next up in the Headliners series is the mountain rescue story "Footprints in the Snow," featuring a conversation with veteran hiker and volunteer rescuer Pam Bales and Ken Norton, executive director of National Alliance on Mental Illness - New Hampshire. It's at 5 p.m. on Sept. 11 at the Spotlight Room in Manchester's Palace Theater. Tickets are $10. For more information, visit