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KUMD- Duluth Public Radio is your independent alternative member supported public radio station. 103.3FM, online at www.kumd.org. We play an eclectic mix of music (new indie, folk, jam, jazz, soul, blues, and more).  Check out our program guide and playlist for more info.  
 

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Live reports of Minnesota Connections at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver and Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. Mimmu and Cory Salmela report daily live from Whistler about the more than 35 Minnesota athletes competing.

  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Mar 11, 2010
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313 Pieces

Author interviews connecting you with the latest books by Minnesota authors.

  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Jan 03, 2014
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59 Pieces

A program of Ojibwe culture, featuring native speakers telling stories told in both Ojibwe and English, and discussing the culture surrounding these stories.

  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Nov 19, 2013
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10 Pieces

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  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Jun 18, 2020
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437 Pieces

Radio gallery is a show about ideas, people, and Minnesota artists. Produced in Duluth Minnesota. This is a weekly 5 minute segment produced by Maija Jenson for KUMD - Duluth Public Radio, with funding provided by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Nov 08, 2013
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80 Pieces

Conversations about theatre ... on the radio.

  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Jul 03, 2015
Caption: Harley Nature, Credit: Andrew Slade
37 Pieces

If it's done outdoors on Lake Superior - find out more here on The North Shore.

  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Feb 28, 2014
Caption: Lake Superior, Credit: Sea Grant
15 Pieces

The Sea Grant Files is a twice month program on KUMD about water research on the greatest lake in the world and its watershed. Lake Superior contains one quarter of the worlds fresh water, and the MN Sea Grant partners with KUMD to share scientific research that is critical to the major International port of Duluth, MN. Listen to The Sea Grant Files from KUMD Duluth Public Radio for more about water research on Lake Superior and in Minnesota Lakes.

  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Feb 07, 2019
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54 Pieces

A short segment featuring the writing of the women of Minnesota.

  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Jan 14, 2015
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12 Pieces

Women’s History Month began as “International Women's Day” in March of 1911. Celebrate this history with a daily series honoring Minnesota women who lead, create and Inspire. This series profiles Minnesota women from greater Minnesota both past and present, for Women’s History Month to air each weekday for the month of March.

  • From: KUMD
  • Updated: Feb 16, 2016

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Three months after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the about half the land in Oklahoma is within reservation boundaries, a decision that ...

  • Added: Oct 08, 2020
  • Length: 15:20
Caption: Portrait of Chief Buffalo, over-painted enlargement, possibly from a double-portrait (possibly an ambrotype). He was born at La Pointe on Madeline Island in about 1759, and died 7 September 1855 at La Pointe, Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society
The story of the pipe and the path and struggles it took to get to this ceremony reached deep inside me. Toward the end of the ceremony we all walk...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2020
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 1
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I have no doubt this sewing machine made face masks over a hundred years ago and my grandmother would have made masks. There was a huge second wa...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2020
  • Length: 10:11
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Caption: Medicine man Sid Perrault stands with his fellow marcher, Sage, at last Monday's event., Credit: Deb Holman. Used with permission
Last week, the Twin Ports/Fond du Lac chapter of the American Indian Movement (AIM)marched to bring visibility to homelessness in Duluth. With ba...

  • Added: Sep 30, 2020
  • Length: 04:02
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On this episode of MN Reads, KUMD's Chris Harwood talks with musician, songwriter, and producer BrownMark about his memoir, My Life in the Purple K...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2020
  • Length: 16:17
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You told me you didn’t feel you contributed anything to anyone anymore. My father, your brother, died when I was four years old. I have maybe t...

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2020
  • Length: 06:54
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Caption: Dr. Arne Vainio dances for the first time in his gifted regalia, Credit: Ivy Vainio. Used with permission.
George has always told me seeing a doctor dancing would be healing for everyone and I discovered that meant me as much as anyone else. ...

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2020
  • Length: 05:38
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Caption: Jim Northrup in 2012, Credit: Ivy Vainio. Used with permission.
At his 70th birthday party, he took me aside and it was like a little ceremony with just me and him in the corner. “Arne, you need to write. I...

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2020
  • Length: 06:27
  • Purchases: 1
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She had a Singer treadle sewing machine and I was fascinated by the steady “click-click-click” of the needle going up and down. I watched her ro...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2020
  • Length: 07:46
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Freelance illustrator and University of Minnesota instructor John Owens didn't grow up heading to the Boundary Waters every summer, but onc...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2020
  • Length: 08:06