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Edge Center for the Arts, Big Fork, MN

Edge Center for the Arts, Big Fork, MN

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Grant Frashier travels to the Edge Center for the Arts in Big Fork to see the exhibit "First They Cut Your Hair: Remembering Indian Boarding Schools".

Grocery Store Tours: Shopping Healthy

Grocery Store Tours: Shopping Healthy

Welcome to DCK, what we do on this program is let you know about interesting and fun things to do around town, and today we are joined by some special guests. Hanna McDaniel and Sam Totsky are with us to talk about some grocery store tours they are giving at HyVee here in Winona. Hanna and Sam are dietetics students that will give you some great tips on healthy eating and how to shop for healthier foods. Original air date: 02/11/19.

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Iron Range Makerspace, Hibbing, MN

Iron Range Makerspace, Hibbing, MN

Donna Johnson, Executive Director of the Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm, is taking a unique approach to their gift shop with a call for local artists and crafts people. Host Grant Frashier attended a recent meeting at the Iron Range Makerspace to learn about this opportunity.

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The Untold Story of St. Cloud’s 6th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast and Day of Service

The Untold Story of St. Cloud’s 6th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast and Day of Service

In the first Untold Story of Central Minnesota of 2019, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack visits with Professor Deborah Leigh about the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast and Day of Service on Monday, January 21st beginning at 8:00 AM.

Now in its sixth year with over 20 local sponsors, the MLK Breakfast will feature a keynote address from bestselling author and award-winning journalist Wil Haygood, a biographer of numerous change-making African-Americans including Eugene Allen, the real-life inspiration for the film The Butler.

It’s more than just breakfast, however, as there will also be a variety of service opportunities and community networking opportunities. This annual event has grown so large that the organizers have had to move it off campus to the River’s Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud. It remains free and open to the public, but registration is required. You can find links to that on our website at KVSC.org under the area events tab.

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The Borealis Art Guild, Hibbing, MN

The Borealis Art Guild, Hibbing, MN

Grant Frashier travels to Hibbing to visit The Borealis Art Guild and talk with director Shane Tromontin.

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Healthy Holiday Eating

Healthy Holiday Eating

Today on Don’t Cha Know we have a couple of special guests, Jennifer Holden, the Winona Hy-Vee dietician and her intern Jocelyn Smith. With Christmas right around the corner, Jennifer and Jocelyn give us some tips on healthy holiday eating. We talk about appetizers, sweets and how to not overeat during the holiday meal. We also learn what role alcohol might play in gaining those extra holiday pounds.

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The Comet Theater, Cook, MN

The Comet Theater, Cook, MN

The Comet Theater in Cook, MN offers an out of this world experience whether you are there for a movie, a great cup of coffee or a unique shopping outing. Host Grant Frashier talks with owner Carol Carlson.

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Part 2:   PLAY |06:10
Jen’s Wreaths

Jen’s Wreaths

Host Grant Frashier talks with Jen McFadden of Jen’s Wreaths of Deer River, Minnesota during their busiest season.

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The Untold Story of the Revolutionists, a Timely Play at St. Cloud State University

The Untold Story of the Revolutionists, a Timely Play at St. Cloud State University

So, you say you want a revolution?

In this episode of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with director and SCSU faculty member Carol Cooley and a couple student actors and the stage manager about the upcoming production of Lauren Gunderson’s The Revolutionists.

Set in during the French Revolution, the Revolutionists explores the questions of freedom and feminism in a comedic fashion that allows for the timeliness and timelessness of these issues to be explored.

This program is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Legacy Grant.

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The Untold Story of Aar Maanta and The Urban Nomads Visiting St. Cloud with the Midnimo Project

The Untold Story of Aar Maanta and The Urban Nomads Visiting St. Cloud with the Midnimo Project

In today’s episode of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with internationally renowned musician Aar Maanta and members of his band The Urban Nomads. Based in London, Aar Maanta is considered a leading musical voice for a new Somali generation that has mostly experienced exile from their war-torn country.

Following a long and winding path to get to Minnesota, Aar Maanta is in town as part of the Midnimo Project, a partnership with KVSC, the Paramount Center for the Arts, SCSU, and the Cedar Cultural Center, and they played the Paramount Center for the Arts in St. Cloud in October of 2018.

This program is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Legacy Grant.

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The Untold Story of GREAT Theater’s My Fair Lady and the Upcoming 2018-2019 Season

The Untold Story of GREAT Theater’s My Fair Lady and the Upcoming 2018-2019 Season

Stella Adler once said, “The word theater comes from the Greeks. It means the seeing place. It is the place people come to see the truth about life and the social situation.”
In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack visits GREAT Theater’s Helgeson Learning Lab to talk with Mickey Morstad, Denny Smith, and Aimee Miron about GREAT’s production of My Fair Lady as well as the rest of what this twenty plus year institution has planned for the upcoming year in St. Cloud.

. . . Including a truly terrifying partnership between GREAT and KVSC Radio!

This program is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Legacy Grant.

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