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 ...if we can't find what we want, we'll just do it ourselves. And we've done this for years...all of our products have really unique features that you won't see in other places. And there's kind of a story behind each piece about what what we were looking for and we couldn't find... - Rose Heim discussing the winter women's wear line she designs and manufactures with her daughter Gretchen, Heim-Made


This week our Ojibwe puppet friends Natasha and Nana Boozhoo taught us MINOBII NIIBAA ANAMA'E GIIZHIGAD - or Merry Nighttime Prayer Day.  Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo is a podcast about Ojibwe language and culture made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the Citizens of Minnesota.  It's created by Michael Lyons of Bemidji. 

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday.

On the Morning Show today we welcomed Chris Fulton - Grand Rapids Area Community Foundation (GRACF) Executive Director to tell us about Giving Tuesday and the Community Foundations they manage that have matching grants from the Blandin Foundation.

Dr. Joseph Gaugler

Dr. Joseph Gaugler will be speaking in Brainerd and Crosslake on Tuesday December 3rd.  He'll talk at The Center in Brainerd at 10:30 and Crosslake Lutheran Church at 2pm. 

"Alzheimer's Disease: What It Is and What Can Be Done" is free and open to the public. 

I refer to our colleges and universities as "dream merchants"...they are the doors of hope and opportunity for all Minnesotans, no matter what race and ethnicity, no matter what socioeconomic status, no matter what area, location or community they belong.  - MN State Chancellor Devinder Malhotra