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Diverse radio for Minnesota’s communities
18 Unique Stations from Border to Border

Ampers is a group of 18 different community radio stations throughout Minnesota. Each station is programmed by and for their specific community. The programming serves and teaches others about underserved populations including communities of color, new immigrants, Native American and rural areas not served by traditional media. This website showcases the work Ampers and its member stations create. Check back often because we add new content daily.

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COVID-19/ Coronavirus Resources & Reporting from Ampers stations across the state of Minnesota.

Counter Stories We discuss race, identity, social justice and culture in a region grappling with demographic changes. Hosts: Anthony Galloway, Luz Maria Frias, Don Eubanks and Hlee Lee.

Veterans' Voices a radio series exploring the knowledge, experience and leadership of Minnesota service members

Minnesota Native News a weekly radio segment covering ideas and events relevant to Minnesota’s Native American communities

Take Control of Your Health a series of short radio segments aimed at helping people make changes to improve their own health

MN90: Minnesota History in 90 Seconds a fun exploration of wide-ranging topics including sports, politics, environment, business, entertainment, pop culture, and more. Listen for a new episode of MN90 each week day on your local Ampers station or subscribe to the podcast feed on Apple, Spotify, Google and RadioPublic,

Minnesota Music Notes celebrating noteworthy songs, artists, and musical performances

Minnesota Arts, Culture and History programs created from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund

Value Our Traditions/Sacred Tobacco a radio series about reclaiming and honoring traditional American Indian tobacco

Dakota War of 1862 a look at the events, peoples and places that shaped the Dakota War of 1862, and the catastrophic consequences of its tragic aftermath.

Keep Moving Forward a radio series featuring people with disabilities sharing perspectives, insights, and experiences


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