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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.

Reboot

Reboot

I’m really getting restless now, let’s get on with it! Hit the re-set button with me today on Stay Human. Gail Blackmer makes room for the new by doing the Swedish Death Clean. John Erickson considers bowling alone vs. bowling together, Lissa King Sumption grows lettuce in the basement, and Jason Scorich on the road not taken.


All is quiet on the northern front

All is quiet on the northern front

Fred Smith is a volunteer producer at WTIP North Shore Community Radio. Each week, he shares his perspectives through Wildersmith on the Gunflint.


Kenna Rose sings Christmas songs on Roadhouse

Kenna Rose sings Christmas songs on Roadhouse

Cook County musician Kenna Rose joined Ann and Will virtually to perform some holiday songs. They also chat about some of their holiday traditions.


Matthew Ecklund shares an update on his sailing adventure

Matthew Ecklund shares an update on his sailing adventure

Matthew Ecklund is the captain of the Hjordis at North House Folk School and has built a long and interesting career combining sailing expertise and boatbuilding with education.


New book tells the story of Quetico’s longest serving interior ranger

New book tells the story of Quetico’s longest serving interior ranger

Joe Friedrichs is just out with a book about Janice Matichuk, Quetico’s longest-serving interior ranger. The book is called Her Island. Ann spoke with Joe about the new book and the challenging process that went into putting it together.


Counter Stories: American Insurrection (half hour version)

Counter Stories: American Insurrection (half hour version)

Can America move forward? Can we “heal” without honesty?

The Counter Stories crew share their reactions to the events that unfolded in the US Capitol on January 6th examining the intersections of race, religion and history, and how these powerful elements have repeatedly been used to subjugate the lives of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) community.


Counter Stories: American Insurrection

Counter Stories: American Insurrection

Can America move forward? Can we “heal” without honesty?

The Counter Stories crew share their reactions to the events that unfolded in the US Capitol on January 6th examining the intersections of race, religion and history, and how these powerful elements have repeatedly been used to subjugate the lives of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) community.


The Untold Story of the 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration, Formally Known as the MLK Breakfast

The Untold Story of the 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration, Formally Known as the MLK Breakfast

In today’s Untold Story of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with Desiree Clark and Xakk Asphodel about this weekend’s Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration.
Formerly known as the MLK Breakfast, this enormous community gathering began in 2014 at SCSU and has grown steadily over the past few years to the point where last year’s breakfast saw more than 1,600 attendees at the River’s Edge Convention Center. In the age of COVID, however, the organizers needed to evolve the event in order for it to continue to exist. This year’s plan includes a series of online events focused on community involvement and action taking place over this weekend on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.


AV: Laura Goliaszewski, The Engaging Power of Story in Art

AV: Laura Goliaszewski, The Engaging Power of Story in Art

Show Me A Story, the current exhibit at The Harlow/Kleven Gallery within the Watermark Art Center, inspires curiosity by inviting the viewer to engage thoughtfully with each work. Laura Goliaszewski curated the show. In this Area Voices segment she discusses the cultural relevance of art, the current and upcoming exhibits, and how experiencing art allows people to more deeply experience themselves and more meaningfully move through the world.


Word Up

Word Up

Word Up, this Sunday on Stay Human. Essays and stories about the word, the magic of every incantation. Steve Downing diagrams a sentence, Terry O’Brien contemplates Death by Dictionary, and Leah Lemm finds her voice. Join Michael Goldberg Sunday at 5 pm for music and words to help us Stay Human.


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