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

Bearing Witness with Anthony Galloway and Georgia Fort is a production of Racial Reckoning: The Arc of Justice, a journalism project created and supported by Ampers, Diverse Radio for Minnesota's Communities, in partnership with KMOJ Radio and The Minnesota Humanities Center.

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Mar 27, 2021
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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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85 Pieces

We discuss race, identity, social justice and culture in a region grappling with demographic changes

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Jan 14, 2021
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select Ampers programming related to COVID19

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Apr 20, 2020
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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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Moments in the musical history of Minnesota

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Jul 14, 2017
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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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417 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

Pieces

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1999: Amazon Bookstore in Minneapolis had been in business since the early 1970s. Now they were in a battle with online retailer Amazon for use of ...

Bought by WTIP and WGZS


  • Added: Sep 26, 2022
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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November 1989: Jim Hautman had grown up with a paintbrush in his hand. His mom was an artist. But, at twenty-five, did he even have a chance at win...

Bought by WTIP and WGZS


  • Added: Sep 26, 2022
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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December 1980: John Lennon was dead. So Jon Wiener decided to write a book about the musician. What he never planned on was a tangle with the FBI o...

Bought by WTIP and WGZS


  • Added: Sep 26, 2022
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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April 1972: Ken Dahlberg was only doing his job as the Campaign to Re-Elect the President’s Midwest chairman: depositing an anonymous donation. So ...

Bought by WTIP and WGZS


  • Added: Sep 26, 2022
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Early 1939: Newbie screenwriter Budd Schulberg couldn’t belive it. He was working with F. Scott Fitzgerald. Too bad they’d been given such a crummy...

Bought by WTIP and WGZS


  • Added: Sep 26, 2022
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Dani, and a community of people interested in food sovereignty, are planning to bring fresh food to the Bois Forte community year around using aero...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2022
  • Length: 28:29
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Many people see environmental work as conservation, protecting the natural spaces throughout this world. But that is only part of the larger enviro...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2022
  • Length: 28:37
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With kids back in school and people spending more time indoors, health experts predict an increase in COVID infection rates in upcoming months. The...

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota


  • Added: Sep 22, 2022
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Many people see environmental work as conservation, protecting the natural spaces throughout this world. But that is only part of the larger enviro...

Bought by KWIT


  • Added: Sep 15, 2022
  • Length: 28:41
  • Purchases: 1
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Today we chat with Corey Medina, a blues-rock artist from Shiprock, NM, and member of the Áshįįhí clan of the Diné Nation. His band, Corey Medina &...

Bought by KWIT


  • Added: Sep 15, 2022
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1