Eric Weicht is a former Cook County resident known for adventuring on bodies of water. He chats here with Will Moore about his most recent trip--canoeing down the Mississippi from northern Minnesota to Memphis through the month of November.
Pianist Larry McDonough and guitarist Joel Shapira are specialize in interpreting the piano and guitar duet from decades back, Bill Evans and Jim Hall. Larry and Joel are devoting a show at the Black Dog to Evans and Hall music, Thursday night Nov 15 from 7:30 to 9:30. Phil Nusbaum got together with Larry and Joel at a rehearsal, where they were studying the Evans and Hall version of My Funny Valentine.
Author Julie Schumacher just couldn’t get enough of the caustic college professor readers love to hate. So she wrote a follow-up to her 2014 novel “Dear Committee Members.” This time, her protagonist is department chair and things continue to be problematic. KFAI’s Will Wright reports.
Colleen Dillon of Minneapolis visited about her music with Minnesota HomeBrew host Carl Unbehaun, live at the Minnesota State Fair.
Jayne Flaagan, northwest Minnesota author and educator, discusses her self-published book series entitled “Ella the Doggie.” The books are written for children and feature the adventures of Jayne’s dog Ella. The story-lines reflect simple but important themes of discovery. She also talks about her role as an educator – teaching four languages, including Latin – to her students.
Recorded at the 2018 State of the City event, Sanford Thief River Falls Medical Center Chief Operating Officer Rob Lovejoy charted Sanford’s 12 years of increasing services to the community, mixed with personal anecdotes from staff and patients.
Glen Braget visits with Laura Stengrim of Visit Thief River Falls
Glen Braget chats with Laura Stengrim from Visit Thief River Falls about topics such as Recreational Route Maps, Community Branding, Norwegian Heritage Week and upcoming events in the Thief River Falls area.
Laura Stengrim of Visit Thief River Falls is back to discuss a variety of topics including:
The recent rollout of Visit Thief River Falls name change and new website
The Marketing approach TRF is making toward drawing in potential visitors from Manitoba
Upcoming events like Norwegian Heritage Week and Pennington County Fair
Glen Braget keeps it in the Midwest this week on Rasslin Memories Then and Now. On Part one of the show, Glen chats with Kyle Klingman, of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum in Waterloo, Iowa, about the upcoming 2018 George Tragos/Lou Thesz Hall of Fame Inductions happening July 26-28.
On part two, Glen chats with Minnesota Indy wrestler/promoter Tony DeNucci about the upcoming pro wrestling show at the Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen, Minnesota July 27, 2018 and with Carol Castle from the Minnesota Wrestling Hall of Fame and Midwest Manager and new Sensation Sylvester J Foxx about the upcoming inductees in to the MN Wrestling HOF.
Glen Braget chats with former Pro Wrestler Del Wilkes, aka The Trooper and The Patriot, about his early days in the pro wrestling business training at the Fabulous Moolah’s school, meeting up with Wahoo McDaniel in the Carolina’s, and working for Verne Gagne’s AWA as The Trooper and living in Minnesota.