show episodes
 
Artwork

1
Cube Critics

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly+
 
From Minnesota Public Radio News, MPR News producers Samantha Matsumoto and Aron Woldeslassie share a passion for movies. Each week, they take a break from their day jobs to talk about what they've seen lately.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
Art Hounds

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly+
 
Each week three people from the Minnesota arts community talk about a performance, opening, or event they're excited to see or want others to check out.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
Minnesota Now

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Daily+
 
Live, down to earth, unscripted interviews that aim to connect, inform and entertain. Real people share real stories with Cathy Wurzer. It’s journalism that doesn’t take itself too seriously and puts people first.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
Minnesota Today

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Daily
 
Minnesota Today from MPR News brings you the most important stories from around the state. All on your schedule. Get updated on the latest news in about five minutes, every weekday morning and evening.
  continue reading
 
Bruce Kramer lived a remarkably rich life because of – not despite – an incurable, always fatal disease: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s Disease. He was diagnosed with ALS December 6, 2010. While the disease diminished his body, it expanded his life and spirit. He shared that experience with Minnesota Public Radio News host Cathy Wurzer over nearly five year of conversations.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
74 Seconds

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly
 
74 Seconds tells the story of a July 2016 traffic stop that ended with the world watching a man die, live on their phones. This is the story of that man, Philando Castile, and the officer who is about to go on trial for his death, Jeronimo Yanez. Through comprehensive reporting, MPR News examines this intersection of race, policing, justice and safety in America. A lot can happen in 74 seconds.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
In Front of Our Eyes

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly
 
In March 2021, the first of the former officers charged in the killing of George Floyd will go on trial. Police officers are rarely prosecuted in such cases—and the world will be watching. The Minnesota Public Radio newsroom, which has followed this case in detail from the beginning, will bring listeners updates on this monumental case, and the consequences it holds for the city and the country. Created in collaboration with American Public Media.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
Early Risers

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly
 
George Floyd’s death was a tragedy and a wake up call — expanding a global conversation about race and racism. And young children have been watching it all. So how do we help them make sense of this? Early Risers is a podcast from Little Moments Count and MPR with frank facts, engaging stories and real how-tos for anyone who cares about raising children with a clear-eyed understanding of cultural differences, race and implicit bias. Hosted by Dianne Haulcy of The Family Partnership.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
First Year Out

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly
 
First Year Out is a podcast from Minnesota Public Radio News chronicling two young women as they navigate their first year of college. Marissa Abara and Erianna Jiles take listeners with them through their ups and downs as they grapple with becoming adults -- managing money, relationships, coursework and family. Though they are fast friends, Marissa and Erianna come from different backgrounds, and they're up against very different experiences at school.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
Rivers of Oil

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly
 
Oil. It’s in your tires, your makeup, your kids’ toys, your gas tank. And the pipelines that get it to you have become the focus of growing protests, from Keystone XL to Dakota Access. On Rivers of Oil from Minnesota Public Radio News, we’ll look at those pipelines buried beneath our feet, how they’ve come to the forefront of an epic tug of war between reliance and risk, and how we all have a role to play in this story.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
The Current Music News

Minnesota Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly
 
The Current Music News is the essential daily listen for fans of all genres to catch up on what matters in the music world. Hosts Jay Gabler and Jade break down industry developments to explain how they affect you, fill you in on breaking news about upcoming releases, and surprise you with strange-but-true stories. It’s a quick, fun and informative rundown that will make you think, make you laugh, and help you understand what’s happening onstage and behind the scenes in popular music. There’ ...
  continue reading
 
A five-time Emmy winning SNL comedy writer/producer, joins a four-time #1 NYT bestselling author, a three-time highest-rated national progressive radio host, a two-time Grammy winning artist, and a former US Senator. So, it gets a little crowded in the booth when Al talks public policy and sometimes political comedy with notable guests. Think “The Daily” without the resources of the NYTimes.
  continue reading
 
Faith In Action with Joanne Fox is a public affairs show produced by Siouxland Catholic Radio 88.1 FM. Joanne is a retired journalist and Siouxland Catholic Radio Board member. Joanne guests include Bishop R. Walker Nickless, Diocese of Sioux City; regional areas of interest such as the Herreid Military Museum in Luverne, Minnesota; and national speakers and authors including Lt. Col. Scott Mann, Operation Pineapple Express. Faith In Action with Joanne Fox is made possible in part by Mary's ...
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
Newsmakers

Wisconsin Public Radio

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly+
 
"Newsmakers" is a weekly news and current affairs talk show produced by WPR's La Crosse News Bureau. The program's host/producer is Ezra Wall (pictured above) with La Crosse senior news editor/producer John Davis. Interviews on the program explore politics, education, the environment and other regional issues relevant to southwest Wisconsin and adjacent portions of Minnesota and Iowa.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
Bridge Builder Podcast

Minnesota Catholic Conference

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly
 
Minnesota Catholic Conference (MCC) is the public policy voice of the Catholic Church in Minnesota. MCC supports the ministry of our state’s Catholic bishops by: Working with political and community leaders to shape legislation that serves human dignity and the common good. Educating Catholics and the public about the ethical and moral framework that should be applied to public policy choices. Mobilizing the Catholic community to make its voice heard in the public arena.
  continue reading
 
Get the MOST out of Stew at StewPeters.tv Originating from the Minneapolis/St Paul metropolitan area of Minnesota, Stew first began his career in radio in 1998 while working for ClearChannel radio as an intern at 101.3 KDWB. His biggest influence was a group of high-powered personalities that were all on the roster at the powerhouse station including Tone-E-Fly, Scotty Davis, Zannie K and Dave Ryan. Stew answered and screened phones like a champ, assisted with running breakfast to the mornin ...
  continue reading
 
The Dads are Talking is a collection of insightful, engaging, and deeply personal conversations with talented, passionate everyday dads. Host and dad Jeff Achen invites his fellow dads into conversations that will enlighten and entertain you with episodes focused on a wide range of topics for any father to grow in their relationship with their child.
  continue reading
 
Artwork

1
Eat Your Heartland Out

Heritage Radio Network

Unsubscribe
Unsubscribe
Monthly
 
Eat Your Heartland Out is a series dedicated to highlighting the rich, yet often overlooked, culinary depth of the American Midwest. Food is the storyteller while host Capri S. Cafaro serves as your audio tour guide through this region spanning 12 states. The show aims to weave a tapestry of cultural diversity, immigration history, migration patterns and agricultural variations in each episode. Expect to gain new insights about Midwestern foodways through compelling interviews with historian ...
  continue reading
 
Artwork
 
Atheists Talk Radio Show is a weekly production of Minnesota Atheists. It airs in Twin Cities on AM 950 KTNF at 9:00 AM Sunday mornings or stream live at http://www.am950ktnf.com. Minnesota Atheists is Minnesota's oldest and largest atheist organization. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational organization that seeks to promote the positive contributions of atheism to society and to maintain separation of state and church. Our bylaws are available here. Each year we hold eight monthly mem ...
  continue reading
 
Laura Flanders is a best-selling author and the host of Laura Flanders and Friends (formerly The Laura Flanders Show), a syndicated weekly program airing on Public TV in which she talks to creative thinkers and change-makers from the worlds of politics, arts and the new economy. In her weekly commentary, The "F" Word, she tells you what she thinks. The "F" Word is heard on the Progressive Voices Channel on Tune-In and is made available free to radio stations who appreciate an upbeat, radical ...
  continue reading
 
Alot of people know me as a phenomenal performance artist, radio personality, music historian, and so many more great titles. For a long time, I mean for years people been suggesting that I do a podcast, and just talk because I have a gift to speak to the soul of the people, and I feel energy in ways most don't. So I'm taking a chance and believing in my voice God blessed me with. Today I finally put out my 1st podcast called "We All Go Through It" episode 1 It's raw, bold, and I'm being ver ...
  continue reading
 
Loading …
show series
 
Peter Quinones is here to talk about how the video footage of the missile that hit the children’s hospital in Kiev, Ukraine clearly shows the missile does not belong to Russia but is actually from NATO. Get HUGE Savings on Kuribl’s 2000 MG Active Muscle Cream for next 72 hours at http://Kuribl.com and use promocode STEW Harrison Smith is here to ta…
  continue reading
 
The heat and humidity will keep building in Minnesota through the weekend. And the state DNR is proposing to sell 80,000 acres of lands within the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness to the U.S. Forest Service. DNR officials say proceeds from the sale will benefit public education in the state. Those stories and more in today’s evening update. Ho…
  continue reading
 
Climate change-enhanced rainfall events threaten nearly 92,000 dams across the U.S. and many are over 100 years old — including dams in Minnesota. Climate reporter Kristoffer Tigue wrote about aging dams and the risk for extreme rainfall for Inside Climate News. Tigue joined MPR News meteorologist Paul Huttner to explain how extreme weather events …
  continue reading
 
We all need a little help to get through life sometimes. From everyday questions to more complex problems, we’re asking the experts to lend us a hand. Throughout the series, we’ll hear some direct advice, for us not-so-direct Minnesotans. Our ask: Help me make socially responsible investments. Our professional: Jina Penn-Tracy, co-founder of Center…
  continue reading
 
If you’ve been watching the Twins and White Sox series you may have heard a familiar voice, but one that was new to the national broadcast box. This week Marney Gellner became the first woman to call regular-season play-by-play for the Twins. Gellner is a longtime figure in Minnesota sports, but this week she was in the spotlight for the three game…
  continue reading
 
Lily Chen is not endowed with good fortune — despite the fact that her scientist mother managed to grow a backyard of four-leaf clovers. She doesn’t win raffles or lotteries. She scrapes out a meager living as an unpaid intern with the hopes that it might give her a shot at an entry-level gig. In short: Not lucky. But then a chance encounter upends…
  continue reading
 
The state trooper charged with killing a woman during a high-speed chase in May had been suspended twice previously for crashing his squad car and received written reprimands for two other crashes. And the Stearns County sheriff says advanced DNA technology helped track down the parents of a newborn baby whose remains were found in a roadside ditch…
  continue reading
 
Cube Critics Max Sparber and Aron Woldeslassie discuss a 1996 film shot in California but set in Minnesota and season four of “The Boys.” The following are capsule reviews edited from the audio heard using the player above. Click here. ‘Mary Jane’s Not a Virgin Anymore’ “Mary Jane’s Not a Virgin Anymore,” a poignant film by the late Minnesota filmm…
  continue reading
 
Kaylee Layton is here to talk about the lies surrounding Joe Biden’s mental health and how the public deserves to know the truth. Anthony Cumia is back with Stew to talk about how Joe Biden’s severe mental decline is unprecedented and how his disease will get much worse. Khanverse is here to talk about how the Zionists fear gentiles uniting togethe…
  continue reading
 
We are finally hitting 90 degree temps this weekend. Listen for how to prepare. Plus an investigation shows that thousands of discarded police guns were later used in crimes. We’ll learn more on how those guns got into the wrong hands. Researchers are concerned that climate change is paving the way for more insect-borne diseases. They’re here to ex…
  continue reading
 
Mid-July means we’re deep into mosquito season. And since mosquitos thrive in puddles of standing water, the huge amount of rain we saw in June is paving the way for their population to boom. The growth won’t be this summer, because current populations were impacted by drought. But the wet weather could help them thrive next summer. That’s concerni…
  continue reading
 
For the next week, a suburb north of the Twin Cities will become a hub for young soccer players from all over the world. More than 1,200 teams are coming to Blaine from 70 countries for the Target USA Cup. The tournament has been going on since 1985 and now claims to be the largest youth soccer competition in the Western Hemisphere. It gets underwa…
  continue reading
 
Law enforcement agencies around the country sell firearms to licensed dealers when they are done with them. Some say it makes financial sense because it helps pay for new equipment. But an investigation by The Trace, Reveal and CBS News found that since 2006, more than 52,000 police guns were used in crimes. Some of these were lost or stolen, but m…
  continue reading
 
With four months to go before the November election, talking about differences in opinions about politics at work can create conflicts. MPR News host Angela Davis talks with two guests who say differences about contentious issues at work can affect team cohesion, innovation and collaboration. Are you a middle manager who avoids tense topics because…
  continue reading
 
A strike by Minneapolis park workers continues. A week-long walkout was supposed to end Thursday, but workers say they have not been offered a fair contract and they will continue to stay off the job. And the Hennepin County Attorney's Office has charged some two dozen people with felony rioting for allegedly shooting fireworks at others — includin…
  continue reading
 
From MPR News, Art Hounds are members of the Minnesota arts community who look beyond their own work to highlight what’s exciting in local art. Their recommendations are lightly edited from the audio heard in the player above. Want to be an Art Hound? Submit here. Rustic gallery glam Food writer Amy Thielen of Park Rapids recommends a gallery space…
  continue reading
 
Gabriel Rench is here to talk about how Christains proudly marched with crosses during a patriotic Independence Day parade. Learn the secrets to surviving the next crisis from a former Navy Seal & BUDS instructor at http://BugInGuide.com/Stew Navy Commander Rob Green is here to detail how the government’s proposed settlement fails to change the Dep…
  continue reading
 
Democratic Gov. Tim Walz continues to stand by President Joe Biden as his party's presidential nominee. That's as congressional Democrats continue to raise concerns that he will lose in November and impact down-ballot races. And the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension identified three officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man in Crooks…
  continue reading
 
Each week on Minnesota Now, we are learning about the summer festivals that are happening all over the state. We turn the spotlight to Worthington, where the 30th annual International Festival gets underway tomorrow. Jesse Nitschke is chair of the group organizing the festival and he joined MPR News guest host Nina Moini with a preview.…
  continue reading
 
A state trooper has been charged for a deadly crash during a high-speed chase. We talk to the attorney of another family who lost a loved one during a police pursuit. We hear from a formerly incarcerated person about the rights of deaf and hard of hearing people in Minnesota’s prison and jails. Our first 90-degree day is on the horizon. Chief Meteo…
  continue reading
 
Twin Cities One Voice is the largest mixed-voice LGBTQ choir on the continent. Wednesday evening they will be joined by seven thousand singers from one hundred twenty-two LGBTQ+ choruses across North America in Minneapolis. Kimberly Waigwa joined MPR News guest host Nina Moini to explain why this massive gathering is happening.…
  continue reading
 
We are following new charges against a Minnesota state trooper who struck and killed 18-year-old Olivia Flores and injured five others in Rochester in May. Trooper Shane Roper was following a vehicle for a "petty" traffic offense at 83 mph in a 40 mph zone without his lights or sirens activated. Flores was in another vehicle. The Olmsted County Att…
  continue reading
 
In prison, the intercom rules over mealtimes, medications, counts and activities, a system that does not work for people who do not hear well. This is one example of how prisons and jails can be especially isolating for people with disabilities, who are incarcerated at higher rates than the general population. The Minnesota Department of Correction…
  continue reading
 
President Joe Biden’s recent debate performance continues to raise questions about his mental sharpness. MPR News host Angela Davis had a conversation with a doctor who specializes in aging as well as a political analyst. We talked about the kinds of changes to cognitive skills that are typically age-related versus symptoms of something more seriou…
  continue reading
 
Olmsted County prosecutors have charged a Minnesota state trooper with manslaughter and criminal vehicular homicide in connection with a fatal crash in Rochester. And Duluth officials want to create several new misdemeanor-level crimes in the city, including a ban on camping on city property. This is an MPR News morning update, hosted by Phil Picar…
  continue reading
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide