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I'm Fiona the host of the podcast! I was inspired to create this podcast from my original role as volunteer at a cat sanctuary. It was the place I fell in love with an amazing FIV cat called Gianburrasca who was the love of my life. I love cats more than anything else in the world. They are what makes the world beautiful inspiring and magical! I know there are so many amazing cats in the world but behind every cat there is also an amazing human who can share their story! I believe in TNR, st ...
 
Voices on the Prairie Wind is produced by The Legacy of the Plains Museum in Gering, Nebraska, and dives into the history of the panhandle of Nebraska, eastern Wyoming, and branches out into the High Plains Region. We will have stories and historical discussions about early settlement, Oregon/Mormon/California Trails, Native American history, Agricultural, local industries, daily life, and many more topics.
 
Dynasty fantasy football podcast with an emphasis on player values, social psychology and game theory. Hosted by Sonny Platt (@bigknowledgeffb), the podcast combines player analysis, trade and negotiation strategies, social psychology discussions, industry trends, dynasty football news, football X’s and O’s and more! All from the perspective of 1QB and superflex dynasty fantasy football leagues.
 
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We are announcing a big change today on the podcast; we will be changing up our format to include seasons! Season two will be starting in 2023. Listen to our new episode to learn more. To close out the end of this season, we will be doing trivia! Join in and see if you can answer correctly. Here’s some of what you’ll learn on this episode: · Our bi…
 
I adore the opportunity to chat to and share the wonderful work being done by young people and in this episode I was so lucky to chat to Elena from Nashville Kitties. Elena is only 17 years old and she is flying the flag high for the next generation of cat rescuers and fosters. For the past 2 years Elena has with the help and support of her family …
 
Senator Mike Jacobson, along with a few employees, and a small group of local shareholders, founded NebraskaLand Bank in 1998. He is currently running for re-election in District 42, and has joined us to share some of his experiences. In this episode, senator Jacobson will share what he has learned on the campaign trail, knocking on over 4,000 comm…
 
I had the honour of speaking to Megan in this episode and you may know her as mom to Pebbles the blind cat! Pebbles is a sweet little angel and has the most wonderful personality. She was found in a bad way along with her siblings after being dumped, sadly a too often occurrence where Megan lives. Luckily Megan who is a vet technician came across P…
 
In this episode of the podcast I welcomed Jessica to the show and she is the mom of the wonderful Draven the therapy cat! I have personally followed Draven for such a long time even before launching the podcast so it was an honour to have his mom on the show. Draven just turned 10 years old in May this year and had a fantastic time celebrating. He …
 
You’ve probably noticed a lot of change and growth around the North Platte area, which has been exciting to follow. Many large projects have either started or been announced recently and there’s plenty to be optimistic about economically. That’s why we wanted to invite Anthony Goins to the podcast today. He’s the Director of Economic Development fo…
 
In the final episode of this Series, David Wolf talks with Vickie Schaepler, Coordinator for the Legacy of the Plains Japanese Hall and History Project. Built 1928-29, the Japanese Hall has served as a community center, theater, reception hall, church, school, dormitory, cultural center, and much more. Vickie also expands out to talk about Nebraska…
 
The future for many cats is bright because of the 2 wonderful ladies I had the pleasure of chatting to in this episode of the podcast. Alysa and Danielle had been involved in rescue work for much of their lives and chance brought them together through a mutual friend and so a friendship and mission to help save cats began! Setting up their non prof…
 
Those who have listened to my podcast for sometime will know that Chris Roy was a previous guest. He has come back once again to update everyone on a new and exciting launch which by the time this episode is aired will have been live for 5 days! The new project that Chris has been working on for sometime is the wonderful Doobert Store. Now many of …
 
We are back with a local business owner, Paul Oettinger. Paul owns Pal’s Brewing Company in North Platte, which has been a popular business in a growing location. In this episode, we will discuss the ‘behind the scenes’ of some business decisions like where to expand, how to attract customers, and more! Each Friday in October, you can enjoy Pal’s b…
 
In this episode I had an early rise to chat with the lovely Sayla one of the founders of Cat Adoption Foundation in Australia. This is a special rescue who rescue, rehome and rehabilitate cats and kittens in needs. Their mission is to create a No-Kill Australia with the help and support of pet owners and the public. Rehoming is not always the best …
 
There are some people who are put on this earth to make a difference and Esmerelda is one of these people. I call them Angels without wings! Esmerelda is on Instagram as The TNR Girl but she does so much more! Of course TNR is vital as the humane way of dealing with cat overpopulation but Esmerelda goes beyond the normal call of duty. Esmerelda use…
 
It's an oldie but a goodie! In today’s episode, we share our conversation with Traci Cummings, a holistic health coach, personal trainer, and owner of Your Wellness Journey. Traci shares her business background, how she keeps herself educated on the science behind diet and exercise, and how she continues to be successful in her own health journey w…
 
In this episode of the podcast I had the pleasure of chatting with Garrett Clancy who is the director of the new Docu-Movie "Crazy Cat Lady". The film is now released and streaming on many platforms including Amazon Prime so you may have already seen it. The movie is really important for those who care about cats to understand the many issues faced…
 
The North Platte City Council recently made the decision to send a sales tax initiative for a half-cent increase for a large recreational infrastructure project to a vote. It was a move triggered by a petition that picked up more than 2,000 signatures. Attorney Brock Wurl of Palooucek, Herman & Wurl was instrumental in this process so we wanted to …
 
In this episode, David Wolf talks with Nick Sakarada about his family's history here in the North Platte Valley. Nick is a second-generation, Nisei, Japanese American. His father came over to work the railroads, and the family eventually settled in Colorado. They moved up to the Scottsbluff, Nebraska area to farm. He has been here ever since and sh…
 
In this episode of the podcast I had the pleasure of chatting to two wonderful and inspiring ladies Linda and Samie from TNR North Platte in Nebraska! They are really wonderful ladies and have achieved so much for the feral cat community in their local area. Starting in 2014 Linda (the founder) worked alone, one cat at a time if you like and she di…
 
With the high school football season right around the corner in North Platte, we know that many people are excited about the upcoming year and ready to get back out to the games. That’s why we invited head coaches Kevin Dodson of St. Pat’s and Kurt Altig of North Platte into the studio for this episode. As most fans know, there are some big changes…
 
In this episode of the podcast I had the pleasure of speaking with Mariann from Stray Cat Project and organisation which was founded back in 2014. The mission begun when Mariann was told about 2 kittens who desperately needed help and when another similar incident occurred just a few months later she knew there was a real issue that had to be sorte…
 
Medicare can be confusing, especially with the various plans and supplements offered through different companies. So we're going to break down Medicare today with two experts on the topic, Whitney Kester, a specialized Medicare insurance agent, and Mark Werkmeister a Certified Financial Planner. Unfortunately, the process of Medicare is a lot more …
 
Lorna Harris comes from Manchester and adopted her 2 cats Stevie and Gabi when they were just baby kittens. They had come into the rescue shelter she was working at with their mother but had bad eye infections. Stevie due to the infection lost both his eyes and his sister Gabi lost one. They were bonded and she decided she could not split them and …
 
In this episode I had the pleasure of spending time chatting with the lovely Chris from Doobert. Chris filled me in on the incredible work he is doing , how Doobert works, how it began and most importantly who Doobert was. Chris is a technical genius and he has created an online platform which is ahead of its time and at the forefront saves the liv…
 
Investigator Lisa Citta with the North Platte Police Department and Owner of Snowball Express joins us on today’s episode to explain a bit about her job and our community. More and more women are breaking glass ceilings in the police field. Lisa’s work has recently been spotlighted in the news as she was part of our local department's first all-wom…
 
In this episode I had a wonderful chat with Sally Williams. Some of you may know Sally from her previous ventures which include The Brodie Foundation or Marlin Nation! Sally has a long history with cats who have always been a part of her life even from when she was a tiny baby. Her future already seemed mapped out for her but with the introduction …
 
Welcome Emily to the podcast! And what a wonderful chat we had about the incredible journey she has been on since 2017 when she and her fiancé purchased an old house and inherited a colony of cats! Emily had only ever experienced the joy of dogs in her life and did not have any cats of her own and had never owned one either. The day before moving i…
 
What’s your go-to summer beverage? A nice beer, wine, or cocktail? Last week we explored everything economics so today we’re going to have some fun with the general manager of North 40 Chophouse Mark Hammond and his assistant Emma Watson. The restaurant scene in North Platte has grown dramatically in the past few years and with the establishment of…
 
Welcome Britta from Happy Tailz Rescue to this episode of the show. Happy Tailz will soon celebrate their 4th official anniversary of when they first launched and Britta was happy to share some of the stories of how Happy Tailz works and some of their special cats. Happy Tailz do more than just taking in kittens or cats who need help. They truly st…
 
This was a truly beautiful episode that I recorded when I had the opportunity to chat to Tamara Schenk the author of the most wonderful book Soul Cats. Tamara lives in Germany with her husband and she has an incredible story to tell, so much that she wrote a book about her life experience. The incredible Soul Cats was born through a deep a meaningf…
 
The current economic environment has many people worried. Interest rates are up, the stock market is volatile, bitcoin has lost tremendous value, and inflation seems to keep growing. So on today’s episode, we want to sit down and discuss the economy and the future trends we should expect to see with two economic experts, Mike Jacobson and Marc Werk…
 
Introducing the incredible Nancy from Feral Care Sanctuary in this episode. Nancy started her work many years ago and has never looked back since. Understanding the great need to help feral cats who are misunderstood and who were the most likely to be euthanised in shelters with the number as high as 25 a week in the US Nancy knew that help could o…
 
In this episode I chatted with the lovely Caitlin from Meow As Fluff and she shared her incredible story of how she came to do what she does now! Caitlin has a really inspiring story and demonstrates how something of chance can lead you on one path and that it can grow into something bigger through time. Working on showcasing special cat stories fr…
 
In this episode of the podcast I spoke to Mia and Julie who were representing Itty Bitty Kitty Tails in the Middle East. They explained to me more about the lack of legislation in the Middle East and how it is so hard to try and stop the ongoing abuse and neglect that is happening there each and every day. With no animal protection laws or proper s…
 
The Lake Maloney Golf club is one of the greatest progression stories. From sand greens to grass, the golf course has continued to improve over the years. Now, there is a new project on the horizon for golf lovers. On today’s episode, Will Peers, the Director of Golf at the Lake Maloney Golf Club, will break down his journey to North Platte and the…
 
On this episode of the podcast I had a chance to virtually meet with Ashley and Logan Ryan who are the founders of RARF - Ryan Animal Rescue Foundation. Many of you will know that Lets Chat About Cats Podcast and Sterling "Trapking" Davis have teamed together and dedicated the official 2023 calendar to RARF and they will be the beneficiary of the p…
 
If you are looking for some inspiration then this podcast is for you for I was honoured to be able to chat to the incredible duo who make up Catastical Meows! Mom Erin and Lil Chris are experts in fostering and have gained experience and knowledge over the past 3 years. Everything seems normal with this right.... not really when you consider that L…
 
A new community space may be on the horizon! On today’s episode, Megan McGown and Leland Poppe, co-chairs of the Wellness and Recreation Alliance join us to discuss the new recreation center project. This project has been in the works for over 20 years and their vision for the new recreation center is coming straight from the community: a larger bu…
 
This episode is all about fostering and how it can save lives and change lives! Introducing the wonderful Katie from Foster The Cat People based in Tucson, Arizona. Katie was introduced to the world of fostering through Courtney from Poets Square Cats when she found her profile on social media after moving to the local area and asked if there was a…
 
It was such an honour to chat to Adrienne and Jae who make up the incredible duo of Two Crazy Cat Ladies. These women are flying the flag high for the proper healthcare that your cats need and deserve. Their passion is really evident through their valuable social media work but when speaking to them then you can really see how much they love what t…
 
This episode of the podcast was really refreshing for me and filled with belly laughs! What else can you expect when you are blessed with the opportunity to chat to 2 stand up comedians at the same time! Welcome Brian Vermeire "The BriGuy" and Kristina Hughes "Fancy Comedy" to the show to talk about their love of cats from a young age... or for Kri…
 
Barb Netherland joins David Wolf and Vicki Schmitt to talk about the Overland Trails, the Paul and Helen Henderson Collection, and the importance of diaries in depicting everyday life on the trail. The Henderson Collection features thousands of documents, maps, diaries, and other pieces of information on the Oregon, California, and Mormon Trails. S…
 
With the weather warming up across Nebraska, we’re excited to start making plans for the summer because there’s always a lot to do around North Platte. One of those events that we always try to make is the Miss Nebraska Scholarship Competition. The talented ladies that work so hard to prepare for the competition are always so impressive and make us…
 
In this episode I enjoyed spending time with not one but 2 lovely ladies! Emily the founder of Whiskers N Wishes Rescue in Arizona and her sidekick Jadon! These ladies are really inspiring as individual people and together make a real life dream team! Working together they specialise in rescue and rehoming of senior cats... you know the ones who ar…
 
This may have been one of the most emotional podcasts I have ever recorded and when you know the story you will understand why! Meet Diane, a wonderful woman who lives with her gorgeous cat Josephine... sounds normal doesn't it? But Diane has had her own issues as she suffers from MS and had to give up her whole career because of it. She found sola…
 
Do you watch Grey’s Anatomy? While the real-life medical world probably isn’t so dramatic, there are things about our own medical system we should stay in tune with. On today’s episode, the CEO of Great Plains Health, Ivan Mitchell, joins us to break down his new role as CEO, the healthcare business, and the projects he hopes to be a part of in the…
 
In this episode I had a wonderful time chatting with Shannon Jackson who is mom to the one and only Smush! It was such a fun interview and Shannon was so warm and friendly that the time passed so quickly and we both had fun. I also got to "meet" Smush on camera so that was also a highlight! Shannon told me about her early days and how she became a …
 
In this episode I hosted a special guest all the way from New Zealand! Molly Kelsey is a trained feline behavioural consultant and gifted us with a full episode of advice and fun facts! Molly has always loved animals and originally worked as a vet nurse for several years but then decided to branch out and increase her knowledge in the field she lov…
 
Our guest today, Edy Patterson, is a former winner of the Women of Achievement award, the Nebraska State Diplomat of the year in 2015, and is a long-time business developer here in North Platte. Edy started her journey as a business owner when she was just a young mom. Starting her own nursery helped her reach personal and financial goals. After th…
 
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