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Leah and Cole: Sharing Our Gifts and Purpose

Leah and Cole: Sharing Our Gifts and Purpose













On today’s show, we turn the microphone on each other! No guest today… instead, we ask each other some questions about our own purpose and passions, starting with music. Cole tells some stories about discovering his love for making music and the many mentors who helped him on his path. Leah shares a sweet story of her first solo singing performance in kindergarten, and how she is passing her passion along to her son.

Leah and Cole: Sharing Our Gifts and Purpose

Leah and Cole: Sharing Our Gifts and Purpose

On today’s show, we turn the microphone on each other! No guest today… instead, we ask each other some questions about our own purpose and passions, starting with music. Cole tells some stories about discovering his love for making music and the many mentors who helped him on his path. Leah shares a sweet story of her first solo singing performance in kindergarten, and how she is passing her passion along to her son.


Autumn Art and Western Literature!

Autumn Art and Western Literature!

Campbell Public Library (East Grand Forks, MN) Director Charlotte Helgeson shares detail on a northwest Minnesota art exhibit opening soon at Campbell, and reveals the most popular genre of novel subject matter at Campbell – Westerns!


Strong Women: Bird Chick Sharon Stiteler

Strong Women: Bird Chick Sharon Stiteler

Her latest book is called “1001 Secrets Every Birder Should Know – Tips and Trivia For the Backyard and Beyond”. She talked with us today about where the passion for birds came from (when she was 7), migratory birds right now and birds on her life list.


Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo: “Giga-waabamin menawaa” (See you again)!

Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo: “Giga-waabamin menawaa” (See you again)!

Today on Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo they get a surprise call from Dr. Anthony Fauci who asks to get an Indian name. He isn’t given a new name but learns to say “Giga-waabamin menawaa” (See you again)!


Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo: “Anokii – Giizhigad” or Labor Day

Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo: “Anokii – Giizhigad” or Labor Day

Today on Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo we learn to say “Anokii – Giizhigad” or Labor Day. They talk about work and labor and get a call from the Queen of England who learns to say “Miigwech bizindaawiiyag” – Thank you for listening.


Sounds and Sparks – Superior Siren’s “Kill Your Darlings”

Sounds and Sparks – Superior Siren’s “Kill Your Darlings”

Sounds and Sparks is a new feature here on WTIP that features Minnesota musicians telling the stories and meanings behind their latest songs and diving into their own creative process. This first segment features Duluth’s Laura Sellner, better known as Superior Siren, and her latest EP entitled Kill Your Darlings.


WTIP Boundary Waters Podcast Episode 48

WTIP Boundary Waters Podcast Episode 48

As drought and active wildfires impact the most visited wilderness area in the nation, the U.S. Forest Service announced on Aug. 21 that overnight permits to enter the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness will not be issued at this time and all backcountry access is prohibited until further notice. Day trips to the BWCA are not allowed under the closure.


Episode 47: Boys in the BWCA part 2, with the girls

Episode 47: Boys in the BWCA part 2, with the girls

A continuation of the story started in episode 46.


Episode 46: Part 1 – Adventures of Fathers and Sons

Episode 46: Part 1 – Adventures of Fathers and Sons

There comes a time when a father decides to take his son into the Boundary Waters for the first time. It could be anyone, really. A mother, aunt, uncle, or family friend all face the same challenges. The goal is to make it safe and to make it fun.


Campbell Corner Updates from NW Minnesota!

Campbell Corner Updates from NW Minnesota!

From A to Z, Director Charlotte Helgeson passes along all the Campbell news that’s fit to air!


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