Friday Morning Show

Each week John and Heidi pull up a chair to one of our member’s kitchen tables and get to know them a little bit better. This week’s caller, Patty from Grand Rapids served up a post-workout homemade granola to cover-up her husband's favorite cereal.

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Each week John and Heidi pull up a chair to one of our member’s kitchen tables and get to know them a little bit better. This week’s caller, Genevieve of Bemidji began with a main course of pourover coffee and nothing else mattered after that.

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Each week John and Heidi pull up a chair to one of our member’s kitchen tables and get to know them a little bit better. This week’s caller, Cathy from north of Grand Rapids was eagerly await bacon, eggs and sourdough bread with fresh apple butter she made herself.

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Author Jeff Foster: For Which We Stand

Oct 16, 2020

Jeff Foster is an AP government and politics teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.  He joins Heidi and John to talk about his new book “For Which We Stand: How Our Government Works and Why It Matters”.  Jeff emphasizes that it is so important for everyone to understand our government, from ages 4 to 84.  This book was written for middle school students all the way up to their parents, informing you not only how the government works but what you can do as a citizen. 

Iris Jensen on Distance Learning During the Friday Morning Show

Sep 26, 2020

This week on the Friday Morning Show Iris Jensen joins John and Heidi to talk about distance learning.  Iris is a fourteen-year-old student at TrekNorth Junior & Senoir High School in Bemidji. She shares with us what it is like being a full time distance learner during the pandemic.  She walks us through her daily schedule, describes what her Zoom meetings are like and how her and her brother Augie share their workspace in their home.  Iris thanks and praises all the teachers for their hard work and tells us what Ruth Bader Ginsberg means to her.

On the House: Lake Property Sales During the Pandemic

Sep 14, 2020

On our latest On the House conversation Greg Anselmo from Edge of the Wilderness Realty joins our host Jesse Davis. They explore how the real estate market in northern Minnesota has grown during this time of pandemic.  Lake property sales are on the rise possibly due to people wanting to move out of metro areas and away from people.  They give us an indication of how fast houses are moving and of the rising prices and the shortage of inventory.

Each week John and Heidi pull up a chair to one of our member’s kitchen tables and get to know them a little bit better. This week’s caller, Susanne from McGregor favors even more raisins in her cereal.

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DFL Representative Melissa Hortman was elected in 2004 to the MN House and is from Brooklyn Park, MN.  She currently serves as the Speaker of the House.  Rep. Hortman joins Heidi Holtan on the Friday Morning Show to talk about the 2020 MN Legislative Sessions.

Each week John and Heidi pull up a chair to one of our member’s kitchen tables and get to know them a little bit better. This week’s caller, Sue from Puposky sought out advice on microgreens for breakfast.

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Aaron Brown on the Changing Local Media Landscape

Jul 13, 2020

Aaron Brown is a journalist, college instructor and radio producer, he joins Heidi and John on the Friday Morning Show to talk about the changes in the local media landscape.  Aaron talks about the changes that have effected newspaper revenue due to the internet and business shut down during the pandemic, and how local papers are dealing with this through consolidation, reduction in size and number of days printed.

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