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Edge Center for the Arts, Big Fork, MN

Edge Center for the Arts, Big Fork, MN



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".

EP150 Liz Mandeville

EP150 Liz Mandeville

A Multi-talented established artist who sings blues and jazz.


EP149 Frank Goldwasser

EP149 Frank Goldwasser

Paris Slim and his Blues


The Untold Story of Jump In at Promise Neighborhood

The Untold Story of Jump In at Promise Neighborhood

In today’s Untold Story of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack heads over to the Promise Neighborhood in St. Cloud once again for the “Jump In” resource fair that happened just recently.

With a myriad of community organizations setting up shop for an afternoon of outreach, this socially distanced, family friendly event promoted opportunities for engagement, health, and fun. Participating organizations included the Tri County Action Program, the League of Women Voters, Too Much Talent, the Ann Bancroft Foundation, the Great River Children’s Museum, Heidi Jeub, CentraCare, the Planters NUTmobile, and much more!


The Untold Story of the Homefront Resource Center

The Untold Story of the Homefront Resource Center

In today’s Untold Story of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with Maureen Gaedy from the Homefront Resource Center.
A volunteer driven organization, Homefront provides veterans with numerous avenues to both receive and provide help as they transition back into civilian life. They have also just announced six different recognition awards for individual veterans and organizations that have made a profound difference in the community.


The Untold Story of Ian Alexy’s Making It Shine Documentary

The Untold Story of Ian Alexy’s Making It Shine Documentary

Ian Alexy makes up half of the Minnesota musical group Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank along with his brother Teague, and since the COVID-19 pandemic began, he’s had a little time on his hands.

Luckily, over the past couple decades of performing, he’s collected quite a bit of video footage of his performances, and he’s now compiling that footage into a documentary called Making It Shine.

In today’s Untold Story of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with Ian about the documentary, which shares its name with his new album, as it relates to our current situation and the concerns that we all share during a possible resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States.


EP148 Blues for 2020

EP148 Blues for 2020

A collection of Blues songs that have relevance to current issues in 2020


EP147 Butterfield, Bishop and Bloomfield

EP147 Butterfield, Bishop and Bloomfield

These three musicians changed the public’s view of the Blues.


EP146 Rick Holmstrom

EP146 Rick Holmstrom

West Coast Bluesman Rick Holmstrom learned from the best!


EP145 Byther Smith

EP145 Byther Smith

An experience nof hearing a blue musician in a real blues club in Chicago.


EP144 Keb’ Mo’

EP144 Keb’ Mo’

A diverse artist, Kevin Moore (Keb’ Mo’) is a true star in the world of music.


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