Katie Carter

Producer

Katie is our Area Voices producer.  

She gets to share the arts, culture and history stories of northern Minnesota. 

She also helps with website content, pinch hits on the morning show and whatever else needs to be done around the station. 

She worked in a one- year grant funded position for KAXE back in '08 and has been back at the mother ship since July 2016. 

Ways to Connect

We spoke with Lisa Jordan from the Crossing Arts Alliance in Brainerd, MN last week.  She filled us in on the history of the Alliance, their regularly scheduled events, upcoming workshops, special events and their upcoming move!  

The Hackensack Community Center will be transformed into a 1950's nightclub July 7th and 8th when percussionist Josh Duffee and his big band join forces with vocalist Jason Richards to bring a world-class, Sinatra themed music experience to the northwoods.

Brian Naykki manages the Ely Farmers Market.  The Ely Market  prides itself on being the Minnesota farmers market with the shortest growing season.  That said, yesterday it hosted 42 vendors selling a variety of products including strawberries, vegetables, kombucha, oven fired pizza, syrup, and local art.   Ely may have the shortest growing season in the state, but it celebrates gardening in a big way. From vegetable races to the kid-focused plant-your-own-pizza party to rhubarb leaf contests, Ely gets into its Farmers Market.

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Professor, author and cultural trainer Anton Treuer stopped by the KBXE studio recently.   In this segment of Area Voices: Anishinaabenaajimon,  Treuer reflects on the Dakota Access Pipeline and current Minnesota pipeline activity.

Wendy Greenberg has been contra dancing most of her life.  It's an art form she learned from her folk dancing parents and something she's sought out and thoroughly enjoyed throughout her adult life. Greenberg received a grant through the Region 2 Arts Council to share contra dance with the Bemidji area via a dance series she orchestrated...

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