Gen Z and voters under 30 showed up to polling places and had a profound impact on elections this November. In this Area Voices, we hear thoughts from some of our youngest, local voters and those just on the brink of voting – students in Jeff Aas’s AP Government Class at Bemidji High School.
In today’s Untold Story of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with Caroline Nerhus from the St. Cloud School District about their Adult Basic Education program. From helping those who have fallen off the educational path to providing basic computer skills classes and career exploration to training translators for work throughout the community, Adult Basic Education serves an area within all of central Minnesota that covers 26 school districts.
This week on the Live Feed, we return to Boats and Bluegrass 2022 for a live performance by Maygen and the Bird Watchers. Staring with their debut album, Moon Shine, Maygen and the Bird Watchers have put together a collection of songs that combine the genres of southern rock, folk music, and of course, bluegrass. Their music allowed them to receive nominations for Mid West Country Music of the Year, American Artist of the Year, and Female Vocalist of the Year. Now live from Boats and Bluegrass 2022 its Maygen and the Bird Watchers on today’s Live Feed.