Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some modern themes and humor through stories, music, interviews, and monologues. In this, the seventh edition of the Great Northern Radio Show, we’re in Itasca County, at The Reif Center, in Grand Rapids, Minnesota.This edition of the Great Northern Radio Show is written by Aaron Brown, Matt Nelson, John Ramos, Bill Lah, and Shelly Hanson. Musical guests for the Grand Rapids edition of the Great Northern Radio Show are The Roe Family Singers, Actual Wolf, In Theory, Mary LaPlant and Sam Miltich, and The Simple Guys. House piano by Nickolai Koivunen. Guest appearances from John Lattimer, Steve Downing, and Chris Quaal Vinson. Actors appearing as The Great Northern Radio Players include Jim Cagle, Bill Adamson, Katie Smith, Sharon Marty Rasmussen, Bill Lah, Cory Kolodji, and David Martin.