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Adventurer Eric Weicht paddles the Mississippi from Minnesota to Memphis

Adventurer Eric Weicht paddles the Mississippi from Minnesota to Memphis

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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.

Tarzan Comes to Warroad, Minnesota!

Tarzan Comes to Warroad, Minnesota!

The Warroad Summer Theater presents “Tarzan – The Musical” in Warroad, MN. Artistic Director Bonnie Nordvall spills the “beans” on what is on stage and how it all comes together for summer fun for the entire family!

PLAY | 07:18
Nuns in Drag, Joy Promulgated

Nuns in Drag, Joy Promulgated

Forget silent auctions, chocolate bars and meat raffles. Fundraising is more fun with nuns. Make that nuns dressed in drag. Dancing, joking, singing and cajoling until you part ways with your money for a good cause. KFAI’s Matthew Schneeman shares a story of a local chapter of rowdy nuns here in Minnesota.

PLAY | 04:42
From Vacant Lot To Skate-able Park

From Vacant Lot To Skate-able Park

On a busy street corner in North Minneapolis, there once stood a fenced-off, vacant lot. It was the site of a building Juxtaposition Arts had to tear down. While they worked to fund a new building, they weren’t about to let that space go to waste. What stands there now is a community gathering spot complete with some very cool artwork—and teenagers were a key part of the design process. Producer Emily Bright has the story.

Photo: Bird Coulter (arms spread) with architect/instructor Samuel Babatunde Ero-Phillips (left), Qadiym Washington (middle), and Juxta director Kristin Murray (right).

PLAY | 04:28
Summer Camp

Summer Camp

Stay Human goes to summer camp this Sunday, live call-in radio show 5 – 6 pm with co-host Gail Ann Otteson. Call us during the broadcast to share your summer camp story on the air, or tell us your best/ worst summer camp memory right here and we’ll talk about it on the radio…

PLAY | 59:57
Pamela McNeill’s Contemporary Country Songs Reflect Experience

Pamela McNeill’s Contemporary Country Songs Reflect Experience

Pamela McNeill is Contemporary singer and songwriter who sings and plays modern country music. When Pamela got together with Phil Nusbaum, the talk turned to Pamela’s songwriting.

PLAY | 08:00
Motionpoems: Films of Pure Poetry

Motionpoems: Films of Pure Poetry

Mike Olson is a Minneapolis based composer who loves creating and performing music with vintage analogue electronic instruments. His fragment-based compositions are created with musical gestures and textures that are recorded, edited and then recombined into a finished piece. KFAI’s Dixie Treichel produced this story

PLAY | 04:05
Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show – MN Association of Songwriters

Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show – MN Association of Songwriters

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! Our monthly nod to the Minnesota Association of Songwriters, from Colleen Dillon to Steve Wolff to Chad Shank. Enjoy!

(Aired 07/04/2019)

PLAY | 58:35
KMOJ – Sex Trafficking – Breaking Free – Women

KMOJ – Sex Trafficking – Breaking Free – Women

Sex traffic. At KMOJ, we’re not letting it hide. We are pleased to present two hours of programming about people in our community trying to end it. We are proud that last year’s program on sex trafficking won a first place award from the Minnesota Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists in the special projects category.

In the new hour about women, you’ll meet community leaders drawing a safety net around victims and survivors. Many of them speak from their own experience being trafficked. They say it’s important to connect sexual exploitation of women today with slavery and colonialism. They say many resources are available within and because of community, but more help and support is needed. These are stories of strength, resilience and hope.

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KMOJ – Sex Trafficking – Breaking Free – Men

KMOJ – Sex Trafficking – Breaking Free – Men

Sex traffic. At KMOJ, we’re not letting it hide. We are pleased to present two hours of programming about people in our community trying to end it. We are proud that last year’s program on sex trafficking won a first place award from the Minnesota Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists in the special projects category.

In the hour about men, you’ll hear that men are not just joining the fight to end sex trafficking, but holding themselves and each other accountable. Community leaders look deep within themselves and their personal histories to examine the causes of commercial sexual exploitation. They challenge each other to do better for women and kids who need help and support. They acknowledge their need for help and support too.

PLAY | 55:00 | DOWNLOAD
Spring tree pollen

Spring tree pollen

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

PLAY | 06:43

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