Ampers

GroupAccount image

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. 

Series

Series image
3 Pieces

Memories and stories from Minnesota's WWII Veterans

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Oct 21, 2019
Caption: PRX default Series image
34 Pieces

Family conversations exploring the question “what matters most?” to those involved in providing or receiving care in the last stages of life. Allina Health helped fund this project.

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Dec 29, 2016

Pieces

Piece image
This week on Minnesota Native News, the permitting process for the line 3 oil pipeline replacement project is moving forward, a small group of Red ...

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis, Bois Forte Tribal Community Radio, KMSU, KSRQ, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota and more


  • Added: May 16, 2017
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 12
Piece image
Marine veteran Roger Allen Higby shares how military service can help you grow up, become more responsibile and take care of yourself.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Sharlan Diver talks about his time in the U.S. Army, and how he was the youngest of six brothers who all served in the military.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Shearld Hanks experienced both criticism and honor for his time serving in the Military during the Vietnam War era.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Travis Zimmerman shares how his service was part of a family tradition of being a warrior.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Verna Littlewolf speaks proudly of her service, and also how going out in nature helped her combat isolation and loneliness.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
John Atkinson speaks about serving in the U.S. Army, and how commanding officers expected more from him, given his Native background.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Robert Earl Fairbanks shares how he kept pushing himself, during and after his marine service.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Eugene StandingCloud shares how serving in the Marines gave him discipline, as well as higher expectations for himself and others.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Eugene Standingcloud speaks about how Native communities honor and appreciate the service of veterans.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1