Bemidji Brewing

Imagine a rich, dark beer that tastes like a black forest cake or a chocolate covered cherry--made with local malted barley, oatmeal, tart cherries, and chocolate nibs. That describes this year's holiday ale from Bemidji Brewing

Where do you want to end up when you...uh...end. Mike Elliott tells this funny story about his Grandpa

U.S. Supreme Court rulings in Wisconsin in 1983, and in Minnesota in 1999, affirmed the off-reservation hunting, fishing and gathering rights in territories ceded by the Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) in 19th century treaties with the Federal Government.  These and other court rulings explain why treaties still matter today.

John Bauer

Program 44:  CK Blandin's First Years Running the Mill, 1916 -21: Labor Relations and Busting the Union in 1921

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".

Bemidji Symphony Orchestra's 79th season is underway.  This Sunday, lyric tenor J. Warren Mitchell joins the symphony, adding his operatic voice to the concert.  Conductor Beverly Everett and J. Warren Mitchell talked about their collaboration on the morning show.  Sunday's concert begins at 3pm and will be held at the Bemidji High School Auditorium.