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Noticing

Noticing



Marcia Hyatt is a leadership and life coach who provides a weekly feature on WTIP's North Shore Weekend titled "The Best of Ourselves," which explores how we can be resilient and creative in these turbulent times.

Stories of Dreams Come True

Stories of Dreams Come True

Stories of Dream Come True today on Stay Human. Matthew Miltich gets the keys to the Galaxy. Christine Jenkins finally gets straight hair, Sarah Baker gets on stage with The Supremes, and my son tells me about finding his father. Anything is possible on Stay Human.


Marcie Rendon Named McKnight Distinquished Artist

Marcie Rendon Named McKnight Distinquished Artist

arcie Rendon is tribal citizen of the White Earth Nation, whose work focuses on the lives of Native people. Based in Minneapolis, Rendon’s career spans several decades and her writing cross-cuts several different literary forms including novels, plays, and poetry. In 2020, she became the first Native American woman to receive the McKnight Distinguished Artist Award. This audio profile was produced for KFAI’s MinneCulture by Dixie Treichel.


Teen Abstract Painter Jackson Duin Wades Into Curation

Teen Abstract Painter Jackson Duin Wades Into Curation

Jackson Duin, a high school student in Edina, Minnesota has been getting noticed in the past few years for his talented eye. Recently he has branched out into a curatorial realm for an exhibition at ArtReach St. Croix. Story produced by Sheila Regan.


Hub & Spoke part 2

Hub & Spoke part 2

Six years ago, Mankwe Ndosi joined us to talk about Hub and Spoke – the concept that communities of color (the spoke) are constantly living in relation to the dominant white culture (the hub). Today we pick up where we left off focusing on solidarity between our communities.


Minnesota Music Notes: Gaelynn Lea

Minnesota Music Notes: Gaelynn Lea

This week on Minnesota Music notes Brett Carter features Duluth musician and public speaker Gaelynn Lea. Lea was born with a genetic condition that causes complications in the development of bones and limbs. She travels to speak on the obstacles facing people with disabilities and accessibility in the music industry. During the pandemic, Lea began producing a weekly show on YouTube which resulted in an album, The Living Room Sessions, featuring songs recorded in her apartment.


Centerstage Minnesota, March 26, 2021

Centerstage Minnesota, March 26, 2021

Centerstage Minnesota features Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music. This segment includes an interview with Chan Poling and Lucy Michell about their new book release “Jack and the Ghost.”


Real College Podcast: Spring Cleaning 2021

Real College Podcast: Spring Cleaning 2021

In this episode of Real College Podcast we will be bringing you some treasures from the vault, alongside some brand new content! Come along with us and discover how pets can help us cope with stress, take a dive into education reform, understand why you may be jealous of your vaccinated friends, uncover what it is like to be pregnant behind bars, learn about the origins of street art, and sit down with the local band Sapphire to discuss their music!

1:27-Pets and Stress Management-Kasey Salazar

8:05-School Reform-Casey McCabe

22:13-Vaccine Jealousy-Shannon Brault

29:19-Incarcerated Pregnancy-Petra Holtze

38:11-Street Art-Ethan Olson

42:36-Band Interview: Sapphire-Emma Morris


Cooking with Inga Witscher from Around The Farm Table

Cooking with Inga Witscher from Around The Farm Table

Today on Culture Clique we are in the studio with Inga Witscher to discuss her upcoming cooking demonstration this Saturday that is being hosted by the Winona Public Library. We talked about what it’s like being a dairy farmer, how it is to host her show Around the Farm Table, and what she will be making during the demonstration. This is KJ with Inga Witscher on Culture Clique.

Original air date: 03/25/21.

Culture Clique is written and produced by KQAL FM on the campus of Winona State University and is made possible by a grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


Lance Heddan: Renaissance Man

Lance Heddan: Renaissance Man

The fabric of Lance Heddan’s life is woven with threads of curiosity, creativity, connection, and soul… He’s a painter, a glass artist, and a musician who plays saxophones, clarinet, trumpet and flutes. Meet Lance and learn how renaissance festivals influenced and inspired his life in this Area Voices segment.


Solidarity in Sisterhood

Solidarity in Sisterhood

The murder of six Asian women in Georgia, on top of three murder-suicides, on top of vicious attacks on Asian elders, on top of a global pandemic is exhausting. On this week’s special episode of Counter Stories, four Asian women talk about healing and moving forward. Guests: Jennifer Nguyen-Moore, Linda Her, Megan Boyle


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