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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3 Pieces

Memories and stories from Minnesota's WWII Veterans

  • From: Ampers
  • Updated: Oct 21, 2019
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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

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Sean talks about how he develops strategies to stay on his game and not be defeated by his diabetes.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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Sean talks about confronting myths and misconceptions about his type 1 diabetes.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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Ryan shares how he lives with diabetes and keeps this challenge in perspective.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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Roger shares how cooking meals and honoring food has prevented his pre-diabetes from progressing.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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As a trucker, Roger developed a bad soda pop habit, which he had to change.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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Piper shares how at first, her diabetes made her feel like an outcast, until she went to Camp Needlepoint.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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Piper talks about overcoming her anger at having diabetes, and how it inspired her to help others do the same.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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Phoebe knows she must take care of her diabetes, but she does not let it define her identity.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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Norma shares how managing her diabetes is a life-long process.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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Norma talks about how she put her diagnosis into a healthy perspective.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:30