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A mix of National Public Radio's Morning Edition and local features including Arts, Nature, Sports, Weather and More!

David Harrington


Tuesdays are dedicated to the natural world around us here at KAXE/KBXE.  The Phenology Report provides a comprehensive look at what's  what's changing , flying, freezing and happening in nature here in northern Minnesota.  

What have you noticed?  Send us a note via email or leave a voicemail at 218.999.9876.  We'd love to hear about it.   

John Latimer via KAXE-KBXE Season Watch FB Page


Every Tuesday we hear from students across Minnesota as they send us their weekly Phenology Reports.  Included in this week's reports are the following comments from our intrepid nature reporters: 

"Hannah reports that at her country house there’s a little frozen over pond.  Last week she lay on the clear ice for an hour looking at little fish swimming, rocks, and green plants waving in the water.  She says it was like looking through glass into a giant aquarium."

Whenever Moorehead poet Kevin Zepper feels it is a damp, drizzly November in his soul - he accounts it high time to get to the...coffee cup!

Heidi Holtan

Minn Post reporter Briana Bierschbach broke the story of sexual harassment in the MN Legislature in November of 2017.  Senator Dan Schoen (D) of St.

We spoke with Steve Waller from the Grassroots Concert Series in Nisswa recently.  The Grassroots Concert Series has been bringing live music to the Brainerd Lakes area for 30 years.  Tonight they welcome singer-songwriter Sally Barris to the Live Well Nightclub which is housed inside the Journey Church in Nisswa.  The show begins at 7:30 and doors open at 6:30.  Click on the link to hear our conversation about the concert series, learn a little about Sally Barris and hear one of her songs.