Anishinaabe Way: Lives, Words and Stories of Ojibwe People

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"Anishinaabe Way: Lives, Words and Stories of Ojibwe People" is a radio series by WTIP North Shore Community Radio, exploring the many facets of Ojibwe life. As part of the series you will hear the words and stories of Anishinaabe people, including artists, poets, doctors, scientists, elders and children.

"Anishinaabe Way: Lives, Words and Stories of Ojibwe People" is an original series produced by Staci Lola Drouillard. Staci is a descendent of the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa who lives in her hometown of Grand Marais, Minnesota. Music for the series is by Minnesota Ojibwe artist, Keith Secola.

"Anishinaabe Way: Lives, Words and Stories of Ojibwe People" is a radio series that explores the many facets of Ojibwe life. As part of the series you will hear the words and stories of Anishinaabe people, including artists, poets, doctors, scientists, elders and children.


53 Pieces

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Caption: Francis Drouillard, Credit: Staci Lola Drouillard
Francis Drouillard is a Grand Portage tribal member and a life-long hunter and fisherman. He is also Staci Drouillard's dad, and she rode the back ...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KSRQ, and KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Jan 01, 2015
  • Length: 06:56
  • Purchases: 3
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Christine Stark is a writer and researcher who contributed to the 2011 report, "Garden of Truth: The Prostitution and Trafficking of Native Women i...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WGZS, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, KKWE Niijii Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 30, 2014
  • Length: 08:02
  • Purchases: 7
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Henry Boucha is Anishinaabe from Warroad MN. A professional hockey player for six seasons, including a run with the MN North Stars, Boucha was indu...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, and KUMD


  • Added: Jan 01, 2014
  • Length: 05:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Turtle Mountain Anishinaabe writer and poet Heid Erdrich has just completed a recipe book and memoir titled "Original Local: Indigenous Foods, Stor...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio, and KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle


  • Added: Dec 04, 2013
  • Length: 06:35
  • Purchases: 4
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According to the Anishinaabe Migration Story, the People would know their home where they found the place where food grows on water. This is how th...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio, WGZS, KKWE Niijii Radio, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 29, 2013
  • Length: 06:51
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Tom Jack
Tom Jack is an Anishinaabe language and culture teacher in Cook County, Minnesota, originally from Lake of the Woods in Ontario. In this feature, h...

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  • Added: Sep 06, 2013
  • Length: 07:55
  • Purchases: 6
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Milt Powell grew up on the Canadian side of Saganaga Lake in Ontario where he lived with his family on what was once known as "Powell's Bay". In t...

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  • Added: Jun 25, 2013
  • Length: 06:16
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Czarina Crow
Czarina Crow is an Anishinaabe high school student in northeastern Minnesota and she writes original poetry. In this edition of WTIP's ongoing seri...

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  • Added: May 27, 2013
  • Length: 05:51
  • Purchases: 5
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Johnson Loud Jr. is a potter, a painter, and an Episcopal Priest who has served his parish at Prairie Island, Minnesota for 15 years. He is from th...

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  • Added: Apr 22, 2013
  • Length: 09:11
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Angela Swedberg Vamps
Me'tis artist Christi Belcourt lives near Manitoulin Island, Ontario. She creates intricate paintings inspired by the traditional beading process a...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio, WGZS, KKWE Niijii Radio, and KSRQ


  • Added: Apr 05, 2013
  • Length: 07:52
  • Purchases: 5