Ampers

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Ampers is an association of 18 independent community radio stations in Minnesota.  Each station is locally managed and programmed by and for the local communities they serve.  Ampers is the largest network of community radio stations in the state of Minnesota and one of the largest of its kind in the United States. From Grand Marais, and Thief River Falls, to Mankato and Winona, and just about everywhere in between, we’ve got Minnesota covered. Our combined audience is about 250,000 devoted listeners.  Ampers has no affiliation with Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) and receives no financial support from MPR. 

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Short features documenting the impact of Minnesota's Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment.

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Jul 23, 2014
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A Look at Legacy

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Apr 12, 2015
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40 Pieces

First-hand experiences and advice about the challenges and rewards associated with caring for loved ones in the last stages of life. Allina Health helped fund this project.

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Dec 29, 2016
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Sex Trafficking - Breaking Free Sex traffic. At KMOJ, we're not letting it hide. We are pleased to present two hours of programming about people in our community trying to end it. We are proud that last year's program on sex trafficking won a first place award from the Minnesota Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists in the special projects category.

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Jul 05, 2019
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82 Pieces

Moments in the musical history of Minnesota

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Jul 14, 2017
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25 Pieces

Minnesota Music Notes celebrating noteworthy artists, people and moments that shaped the history of Minnesota's Mainroom First Avenue

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Sep 26, 2019
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288 Pieces

Each week Minnesota Native News looks at social, economic, cultural, health issues and more facing Minnesota’s Native American communities. By informing and educating all Minnesotans about events, activities, and issues in Minnesota’s Native American communities this program interweaves the Native American culture into the rest of the communities of the state.

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Jan 29, 2014
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Individual stories from Minnesota Native news that make up the weekly newscasts.

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Dec 29, 2016
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Documentaries and features from Minnesota Native News.

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Dec 29, 2016
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MN90: Minnesota History in 90 Seconds" is a history program airing on Ampers stations in Minnesota. It is a co-production of Ampers and the Minnesota Historical Society.

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Jan 29, 2014

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The Mary Tyler Moore Show...which began in 1970 and ran for several seasons featured a young, single working woman living in Minneapolis. Allison H...

Bought by KSRQ, WTIP, KFAI, Radio K, KSRQ and more


  • Added: May 07, 2014
  • Length: 01:29
  • Purchases: 23
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This week on Minnesota Native News: the latest on Honor the Earth's efforts to stop the Enbridge Sandpiper pipeline, Red Wing makes an historic cha...

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, KFAI, WTIP, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KUMD and more


  • Added: May 07, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 6
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We witness the historic vote for Indigenous People's Day in the city of Minneapolis.

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, KSRQ, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, WTIP, and KUMD


  • Added: May 01, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Tugged along by a steamboat headed North from Mississippi, a group of seemingly adrift African-American men, women and children arrived at Fort Sne...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KVSC, KSRQ, WTIP, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:31
  • Purchases: 24
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More than 150 years later, the execution of 38 Dakota men accused of murder remains quite controversial. As Allison Herrera explains, that’s due i...

Bought by KSRQ, KVSC, KKWE Niijii Radio, WTIP, Radio K and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:29
  • Purchases: 22
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Poverty, bad health and few prospects for improvement for Native Americans living at the turn of the 1800's were all too common. To solve what the ...

Bought by KSRQ, KRPR, KFAI, KVSC, WTIP and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:31
  • Purchases: 29
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The days of early flying conjure up images of bomber jackets, goggles, silk scarves and Wright Brothers style aircraft. That’s almost exactly what ...

Bought by KVSC, KFAI, WTIP, Radio K, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:31
  • Purchases: 26
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Minnesota’s state parks and lakes attract thousands of visitors year round. As Allison Herrera reports the state’s marketing campaign started with ...

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


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 13
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Girls’ Basketball pioneer Janet Karvonen earned her place into the Minnesota basketball record books, for most points scored during her thrilling h...

Bought by KVSC, KSRQ, Radio K, KRPR, KFAI and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:32
  • Purchases: 23
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This week on Minnesota Native News: Indigenous students at a former boarding school try to set the record straight and Minnesota Indian educators t...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, KUMD, KSRQ, KFAI and more


  • Added: Apr 23, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 8