Community Voices

Series produced by KSRQ

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Interviews with northwest Minnesota non-profits and artists, highlighting the work they do in our communities.

Interviews with northwest Minnesota non-profits and artists, highlighting the work they do in our communities.


200 Pieces

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Glen Braget chats with Laura Stengrim from Visit Thief River Falls about topics such as Recreational Route Maps, Community Branding, Norwegian Heri...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2018
  • Length: 12:58
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Laura Stengrim of Visit Thief River Falls is back to discuss a variety of topics including: The recent rollout of Visit Thief River Falls name cha...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2018
  • Length: 10:59
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Recorded at the 2018 State of the City event, Textron VP of Snowmobiles and International Sales Craig Kennedy explains how the Arctic Cat snowmobil...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2018
  • Length: 16:11
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Fairgoers learned about how to recycle clothing and got to sample drinking water from across the state at the MPCA's "Eco Experience." Mikk Mikkels...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2018
  • Length: 07:43
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For 22 days each summer, 4-H'ers from across the state lend their talents to stage a musical seen by 12,000 people at the Minnesota State Fair. Nor...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2018
  • Length: 07:46
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Poet and author Scott Cameron is a graduate of LaFayette High School in Red Lake Falls. Today, he makes his home in England but he’s back in northw...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2018
  • Length: 11:04
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Over the course of the Minnesota State Fair, about 50 bands from Minnesota, Wisconsin, and South Dakota compete in the McDonald's Marching Band Com...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2018
  • Length: 11:24
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Amanda Shultz of McIntosh, MN received a grant from the NWMAC to purchase an intermediate flute. She has been performing in the region with the Dis...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
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Misti Koop (Cope) is President of the Board of the Summer Arts Stages and Safari in East Grand Forks, MN. The troupe produces and directs children'...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 05:42
Caption: Carnegie Fine Arts Building - Crookston, MN
Kristina Gray, member of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) Board of Directors. Kristina is active with the “Save the Carnegie” in Cro...

  • Added: Aug 08, 2017
  • Length: 09:16
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Guest: Kaitlin Barbosa – Kittson County, MN 4-H Coordinator Topic: A recent summer art camp at Lake Bronson State Park in Lake Bronson, MN. Th...

  • Added: Aug 22, 2017
  • Length: 06:29
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Mara Hanel, Executive Director of the NWMAC discusses: Development and production of the 2017 Area Artist Handbook (resource with visuals of their...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 08:37
Caption: Asham Stompers returning to Chautauqua and French-Canadian/Metis Festival
Jerry Amiot - President of the Polk County (MN) Historical Society - talks about the recently held French Chautauqua Festival near Red Lake Falls, ...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2017
  • Length: 08:23
Caption: A table-top "Warping Mill"
Cathy Forgit of rural Crookston/Beltrami, MN is a fabric artist who benefited from a grant application to the NWMAC. With NWMAC support she purcha...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 07:40
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The NWMAC is helping to produce "Southern Hospitality", on on-stage presentation by the Middle River (MN) Community Theater during "Goose Fest" day...

  • Added: Sep 27, 2017
  • Length: 07:53
Caption: East Grand Forks, MN Greenway Space - Red River of the North
Tricia Lunski - an event coordinator for an upcoming, 4-day live outdoor music festival (along the shore of the Red River of the North -East Grand ...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 04:20
Caption: Win-E-Mac School in Erskine, MN
Kevin McKeever is the Principal at Win-E-Mac School in Erskine, MN. Last spring the school hosted Prairie Fire Theater and the elementary school pe...

  • Added: Oct 03, 2017
  • Length: 07:05
Caption: NW Minnesota Arts Council Gallery in East Grand Forks, MN
Janet Johnson of Malung, MN is a new member of the NWMAC Board of Directors. Janet currently has an exhibit of pottery at the NWMAC River Walk Gall...

  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 06:26
Caption: Framed paintings by Lucille Nelson at the NWMAC Artists Gallery in East Grand Forks, MN
Lucille Nelson of Argyle, MN has been painting and drawing since childhood. Lucille currently has an exhibit at the NWMAC River Walk Artist Galle...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 06:03