Common Ground: Biking in the Brainerd & Cuyuna Lakes Area (Part 2)

Ride along on the world class mountain biking destination, Cuyuna’s single track, at events like The Teravail Oremageddon and Surly Red Dirt Fest, with the state champion...

Common Ground: Biking in the Brainerd & Cuyuna Lakes Area (Part 1)

Learn from founding members the history of Brainerd’s road cycling club, The Paul Bunyan Cyclists, and then go along on their day-long biking event, The Tour of Lakes....

Common Ground: Boys & Girls Club Garden & Bulrush Weaving

We watch all spring & summer seasons as the Bemidji Boys & Girls Club garden project grows from seeds, to served on plates at their Harvest Dinner event. Then,...

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,...

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...

Common Ground: Carving for the Walker Art Center

Aaron Spangler of Two Inlets, MN opens his studio to us as he carves in basswood a work to be cast in bronze for the Walker Art Center’s Sculpture Garden in Minneapolis....

Common Ground: TAD Talks in Bemidji

Go behind-the-scenes at the 2017 TAD Talks event at Bemidji State University. The School of Technology, Art, & Design hosts industry-leading speakers who share their...

Common Ground: Women of the Woods

Join the learning and support group, Women of the Woods, as they tour The Big Bog State Recreation Area, weave with cattails, and more. Hear from WOW members as they...

Common Ground: Identifying Conifers in Northern MN

Get this episode on DVD or Bluray Due to popular viewer response, this episode of Common Ground is a follow up to Common Ground 707 where retired teacher, biologist and...

Common Ground: Stories that Strum Their Strings

The band Crimson Wynter, John Murphy, Nathan Kelly, and Sabbastian Wilson-Webb perform at Nevis’ music destination Terrapin Station with dancing Light and share their...

Common Ground: Classic Hunting Knives

Curtis Olson of the Bemidji area invites us to his shop where the iron age meets the space age. Olson demonstrates his process of making a hunting knife from special...

Common Ground: Local Authors of Pure MN Books

Carol Bowman of Aurora photographs a family of loons raising a chick on a local lake. She photographs from her kayak as the feathery youngster grows to adolescence and...

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