Tuesdays mornings are special around here. We hear the voices of students and our favorite KAXE/KBXE reporter, John Latimer. For 33 years John Latimer has been noting the changes in his environment on the *Phenology Show. A great way to find out more is to join our Season Watch page on facebook. Post photos ask questions, learn something new everyday!
On the Monday morning show we checked in with Minn Post's Washington correspondent Sam Brodey. He's been covering the most expensive congressional race in the nation - the Nolan vs. Mills race for the District 8 seat. Listen to our conversation and tune in Election night starting at 8pm for NPR's election coverage. On the Wednesday morning show we'll update you on local races across northern MN. We also recommend election night reading of MinnesotaBrown.com as well as Minn Post for live election results.
Choreographer Penelope Freeh and Composer Jocelyn Hagen crafted a dance opera about the Wright brothers, their sister and flight. In this segment of Area Voices Freeh shares background of the project and how it came to be.
Artist Jessie Marianiello talks about her path as an artist and the roads she's traveled that have taken her to the lands of wild horses and on to Africa. Her nonprofit The Joy Collective helps Ugandan widows rebuild their lives through education, creativity and agriculture.