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Collage artist Zach Collins collaborates with creatives around the world

Minneapolis-based collage artist Zach Collins loves to collaborate. During the past three years he's put together two books showcasing his team spirit. "We Said Hello and Shook Hands," depicts more than 200-pages of collaborative pieces; credits shared with dozens of artists based around the world. "Recycled Trophies" is a more intimate look at work between two people. Separated only by zip codes, Zach tells KFAI producer Carrie Swiggum how the U.S. mail aids in these endeavors.

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Ccccccccold Campbell!

Charlotte Helgeson, Director of the Campbell Public Library of East Grand Forks, MN, warms things up on a COLD winter day with HOT news on Campbell activities and services!


Wind & snow

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist and she joins us periodically to report on what she’s seeing in our woods and waters right now.


Bobcats

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist and she joins us periodically to report on what she’s seeing in our woods and waters right now.


Record snowfall & subnivean

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist and she joins us periodically to report on what she’s seeing in our woods and waters right now.


Magpies

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist and she joins us periodically to report on what she’s seeing in our woods and waters right now


Centerstage Minnesota, December 2, 2022

Centerstage Minnesota featuring an interview with McKeon Hugh Roberts and other Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music including Ondara, Tea & Sympathy, Chastity Brown, Tall Paul and more.


Mosaics Say So Much!

Artist Elizabeth Rockstad of Ada, MN wants to share her experiences and expertise in creating stunning mosaics…. and she is through the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council!


Tracy Kampa Recommends Children’s Books

Grand Rapids Area Library Children’s Librarian Tracy Kampa gives us the scoop on new and noteworthy children’s books for What We’re Reading. Today’s books feature superheroes, zombies, singing organs, unidentified flying objects, fairy tales and more! Tracy reviews 5 new children’s books you’ll definitely want to check out.

Song in the City, by Daniel Bernstrom (MN writer)
Digestion! The Musical, by Adam Rex
Leon the Extraordinary, by Jamar Nicholas
Crash From Outer Space, by Candice Fleming
Windswept, by Margi Preus (MN writer, Duluth)


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McKnight FoundationPohlad family foundationThe Minneapolis FoundationSaint Paul & Minnesota Foundation