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Sherry Rovig

Sherry Rovig













Radio Gallery speaks with Sherry Rovig this week about the art of snow sculpting. She is an artist that has been participating in the Ely Winter Festival International Snow Sculpting Symposium for many years.

Suddenly, I Could Not Catch a Breath

Suddenly, I Could Not Catch a Breath

Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.


Joan Hutton Craves Variety

Joan Hutton Craves Variety

If variety is the spice of life, that’s Joan Hutton. Joan loves composing for varied types of instrumental combinations and playing in varied groups. Her recent conversation with Phil Nusbaum started with Joan talking about one of her favorite instruments.


Joan Hutton Jazz Project Streams from the Dakota this Coming Thursday

Joan Hutton Jazz Project Streams from the Dakota this Coming Thursday

Joan Hutton loves composing for varied types of instrumental combinations and playing in varied groups. The Joan Hutton Jazz project has a streaming show Thurs April 22 at 7pm at the Dakota. Her recent conversation with Phil Nusbaum started with Joan talking about one of her favorite instruments.


Red Lake Solar Project: Promising a Bright Future

Red Lake Solar Project: Promising a Bright Future

The Red Lake Solar Project is a comprehensive energy initiative with potential to change the energy game for the Red Lake Nation while creating local jobs as well as appeal for new industries to move to the region. Bob Blake is Executive Director of Native Sun Community Power Development. He’s a member of the Red Lake Band of Ojibwe and owner of Solar Bear, a solar installation company based in the Twin Cities. He joined the morning show to discuss the progress and promise of the Red Lake Solar Project and he explained how it’s a modern day progression of traditional Ojibwe culture and tradition.


MN Native News: Virtual Indigenous Film Series

MN Native News: Virtual Indigenous Film Series

Duluth Superior Film Festival Is Partnering Again With The American Indian Community Housing Organization (AICHO) For A Virtual Indigenous Film Series.

Reporter Leah Lemm recently had a conversation with Local filmmaker Khayman Goodsky, who will host the series.


Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo: Words for Today are Wanendam and Mikendam

Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo: Words for Today are Wanendam and Mikendam

Today on Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo we learn the Ojibwe words for forgot “wanendam” and remember “mikendam”. Natash and Nana Boozhoo remember some things from the 1980’s that they would rather forget.


Minnesota Music Notes Featuring John Magnuson

Minnesota Music Notes Featuring John Magnuson

This week on Minnesota Music notes Brett Carter features Minnesota singer songwriter John Magnuson. John Magnuson released Barely Noticeable, a 13 song album in November of 2020. As part of his musical journey, Magnuson played guitar with Twin Cities band The Carpetbaggers when they toured with Son Volt and shared stage with bands like Los Lobos, Alison Krauss and the Gear Daddies.


Centerstage Minnesota, April 9, 2021

Centerstage Minnesota, April 9, 2021

Centerstage Minnesota features Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music including Miriam Tell, Sarah Morris, Benjamin Miller, Chastity Brown, Dessa, Bad Bad Hats, Alicia Corbett and more.


Late Night Special

Late Night Special

The new moon is rising: the eyelid of God is upon us. If the clouds clear at all, Mars will be shining in the western sky, and if you stay up for it, you’ll see Saturn and Jupiter rising. It’s the Late Night Special on Stay Human, with David McDonald’s night time inspiration, Terry O’Brien sleepless in Suomi, and night owls on midnight drives, starlit walks, exploring the Mysterium Tremendum.


Cross Over Show with Counter Stories

Cross Over Show with Counter Stories

Anthony and Georgia take some time to reflect on the first two weeks of the trial. They’re joined by Counter Stories co-hosts Don Eubanks and Hlee Lee. Guests: Don Eubanks, Hlee Lee


Nashville musican Caitlin Evanson joins Roadhouse

Nashville musican Caitlin Evanson joins Roadhouse

A few weeks ago we spoke with Jerry Vandiver about his role as “Jerry Berry” on his new kid’s album, “Let’s Go Outside!”


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