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Memories of Ursula LeGuin and the 1st Annual KAXE/KBXE Book Awards!

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Tammy Bobrowsky produces What We're Reading on Northern Community Radio - an avid reader and librarian, she culls our community to inspire us all to read more.  Reader Lily Winter gives us her thoughts on the loss of Ursula LeGuin this week. 

Also today, Tammy and Heidi talked about the 1st Annual KAXE/KBXE book awards where you get the chance to tell us about your favorite settings/characters and book choice of the year.  What's cool about it is the book didn't HAVE to be published in this year.  At the end of the month we'll tell you our findings!  Cast your votes here!

Memories of Ursula LeGuin and the 1st Annual KAXE/KBXE Book Awards!
Reader comments from our What We're Reading Facebook page and the announcement of the 1st Annual KAXE/KBXE Book Awards!

Heidi Holtan has worked at KAXE/KBXE for over 20 years. She currently helms the Morning Show as News and Public Affairs Director. Heidi is a regional correspondent for WDSE/WRPT's Duluth Public Television’s Almanac North. In 2018 Heidi received the “Building Bridges in Media” award from the Islamic Resource Group for her work on KAXE/KBXE hosting conversations about anti-Muslim movements in rural Minnesota.