With the new Federal fiscal year about to start, Michael Goldberg has been trying to follow the news about this year’s budget, but he gets confused.   In this commentary, he tries to figure out what it means when the government raises the debt ceiling.  His essays, and those of other area writers, can be heard Sundays at 9 pm on Stay Human, words and music for spirit and courage.

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Program 37: The Life of Charles Blandin, Part 3: Second Chance in Olivia, MN

A radio series produced by historian Don Boese.   Don is the author of eight books dealing with local history in Itasca County, including "John C. Greenway and the Opening of the Western Mesabi", and the main source for this series,  "Papermakers: the Blandin Paper Company and Grand Rapids, Minnesota".

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DNR Forester and Northern Community Radio volunteer Ryan Brubaker stopped by for a chat with Katie and Jennifer before heading to the DNR building at the State Fair.

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Jennifer and Katie sit down with the Dairy Princesses to talk about butter sculptures, the future of dairy farming in Minnesota, and more at the 2017 Minnesota State Fair.

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Architect, writer and cabinologist Dale Mulfinger talked with us today about his latest book exploring the structures we escape to. 

This Realgoodwords interview is made possible by the MN Arts and Cultural Heritage fund and the voters of MN. 

Friday mornings Timberjay editor and publisher MarshallHelmberger tells us about some of the stories they covered this week.  Today we hear about the campground opening at the new state park, Governor Dayton's thoughts on federal inaction with health insurance, a man - a canoe - and a turkey all near Ely and Marshall's ongoing struggle with squirrels. 

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Minnesota DNR Commissioner, Tom Landwehr, stopped by our fair booth to talk about hunting, fishing, and just having a good time outdoors.

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Close to Home Host Grant Frashier viewed the "First They Cut Your Hair, Remembering Indian Boarding Schools exhibit at the Edge Center for the Arts in Bigfork, and the exhibit brought bac vivid memories of a old friend.

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We continue or Governor Candidate series on KAXE/KBXE with Representative Matt Dean.  He's a Republican running for MN Governor in 2018. 

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We Are All Criminals is an exhibit and community conversation for the month of September in Itasca County.  Samson Longtin is the Business Equity Liaison with AEOA.  Heidi Holtan and John Bauer spoke with Samson on Realities to Re-Entry.

Events for We Are All Criminals continue thru the month of September. More information-  "We Are All Criminals". .

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