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Monday:
For the Birds
Local Sports
Tornado Bob

Tuesday:
Phenology Plus
A Talk On The Wild Side
All Things Equine

Wednesday:
For the Birds
Local Food w/ Maggie
Our History

Thursday:
Early Bird Fishing Guide
Culture Calendar/Arts Roundup
Making Sausage
Sports Page
IT Connections with Chad and Dan

Friday:
For the Birds
Border News
Mom of Pop Culture
What's For Breakfast
Dr. Michael Fox

Saturday:
The Give&Take
Weekend Special
Green Cheese

Sunday:
America's Test Kitchen
Ted Radio Hour
Backporch Harmony
Alternative Radio
The Give&Take




Land Legacy 
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Grand Rapids
 
Hibbing Bemidji
 
Bagley Brainerd
 
 
 
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Thanks to everyone that pledged during our summer membership drive.  Also thanks to everyone that attended our 11th Annual Mississippi River Music Festival.

 
Here in northern MN, plants, birds and insects are all responding to warmth and rhythm of summer. Join the KAXE Facebook Group - Season Watch and discuss Phenology and share photos with other members.

What's Left is a community arts project led by John Bauer addressing the aftermath of suicide. Interviews with artists involved are made possible by the MN Arts and Cultural Heritage fund.

Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund producers needed.
You can find more about these contract producer positions here.
 
Local stories:

 Effie Rodeo
Producer and volunteer, Grant Frashier visits Effie and tells us about the history of the Effie Rodeo.
                    
St Louis River Watershed Value 
Stephanie Hemphill reports on an attempt to put a dollar value on the river's watershed.

You'll find previous stories on our highlights page

NCR Trips invites you to join tour guides Fred Freidman and Scott Hall on a charted bus to Minneapolis to watch the Twins play the Houson Astros at Target Field on Friday, August 28th for a 7:10 pm game.  Cost is $85. Seating is limited to 56 passengers. Call and reserve your ticket today 800-662-5799. The deadline for reservations is noon Friday, Aug 7th.

Local Foods and pests

Associate Professor of Entomology, Chris Phillips from UoM's NCROC shared these  two sites for those interested in learning more about good and bad insects and how to manage them.

Fruits

Vegetables

Photo: Congrats to our friend John Latimer who after 36 years retired last Friday. We hope you now get more time to use this shirt and enjoy the outdoors. We enjoyed sharing in your curling celebration last weekend & enjoy your road trip!! ❤️ The Hoops' The Beat
Minnesota Poets read their own work every weekday at 7:40am and again at 11am. It includes both established poets and students as writers and readers. You can listen to Doin' The New Lowdown by Anthony Swann.
What We're Reading

A new segment by Tammy Bobrowsky.

You can listen to this week's program here.
 



Phenology with John Latimer
You can see more photos on our Phenology page and our Season Watch page on Facebook. Join in the fun and share your observations and what berries are you seeing and eating (blueberries and raspberries) or avoiding eating, like baneberry and bluebead lily berries. email us.


In Bemidji, Natives and non-Natives have been working for decades to focus attention on the root causes of racial disparities.  Reporter Melissa Townsend from Minn Native News tells the story of their progress.

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Historian Don Boese begins a new series on life in the first iron mines on the Mesabi Range. The stories were collected in the 1960's by Oliver Mining employee, James Steel.

Check here to hear and download his segments and other history segments about northern Minnesota.  Check out the latest history segments on our audio highlights page! 

 
Stories that Matter
Journalist Stephanie Hemphill covers the environmental impact of sulfates on wild rice, you can also hear our Pipeline Stories from Britt Aamodt here. 



Paddle Minnesota  Produced and hosted by volunteer and retired wildlife biologist Jim Gallagher. Where have you been paddling this summer?

Centerstage Minnesota - Tune in Friday afternoons from 2 to 4pm and Saturdays from 5-7pm with Tom Sippola for an exploration of music by Minnesota talent and ideas on where to see live music! Tell us about your favorite MN musician!  comments@kaxe.org
  Album of the Week



Help us help Harry Hutchins

Long time member and contributor to Northern Community Radio, and forest ecologist, Harry Hutchins needs new kidney.   If you need more info or want to talk with Harry personally, contact us! 800-662-5799.  

 
   
   
   
   
   
 
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