Backroads: Michael Rendahl

On this week’s episode, Michael Rendahl delivers an amazing performance at the Rail River Folk School in Bemidji, MN. He also discusses how he got into playing music.

Common Ground: Wadena Museum and Mississippi Canoe Journey

Rich Taggert of Wadena has spent a lifetime collecting items of pure Americana. He opens his private museum and grants a tour of his eclectic history collection. Then,...

Lakeland Currents: Beltrami County Historical Society

The Beltrami County Historical Society was founded in 1952, initially located near Paul and Babe at the Lake Bemidji waterfront.  Today, the Historical Society operates...

Lakeland Currents: Toward Zero Deaths

In 2003, the Minnesota Departments of Public Safety, Transportation, and Health launched the Toward Zero Deaths initiative, a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach to...

Lakeland Currents: Peacemaker Resources

We spotlight a Bemidji-based nonprofit that has been working to build peace skills throughout the region.  From social and emotional learning skills to mindfulness...

Lakeland Currents: Building Workplaces That Work For Women

Ray Gildow welcomes Allyson Zimmermann, Executive Director of Catalyst Europe. Catalyst is a global non-profit research and advisory organization that has a large focus...

Lakeland Currents: 2018 Legislative Session Preview

We welcome two area legislators to discuss some of the issues and topics expected to be debated and perhaps acted upon before the May 21 deadline. Rep. Matt Bliss, a...

Lakeland Currents: Revisiting the Brain Gain in Rural Minnesota

We examine how rural Minnesota communities are reinvigorating their social and economic sectors by attracting more residents with valuable work and educational...

Backroads: Harper’s Chord

On this week’s episode, Harper’s Chord perform their unique sound at the Rail River Folk School in Bemidji, MN. They also talk about how they approach...

Common Ground: Wadena’s Green Island Preserve

A hidden treasure on the edge of Wadena MN, Green Island Preserve is a natural destination for contemplation, meditation, and relaxation. Kent Scheer has repurposed his...

Lakeland Currents: Pressures in Coaching Youth Athletics

We take a look into the realities of coaching youth athletics and the pressures that go along with taking on that high profile role in communities. Our guests are Garry...

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