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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33 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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41 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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376 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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We witness the historic vote for Indigenous People's Day in the city of Minneapolis.

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, 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 KFAI Minneapolis, KKWE Niijii Radio, KVSC, KSRQ, WTIP and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:31
  • Purchases: 25
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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 KFAI Minneapolis, KSRQ, KVSC, KKWE Niijii Radio, WTIP and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:29
  • Purchases: 23
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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 KFAI Minneapolis, KSRQ, KRPR, KFAI Minneapolis, KVSC and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:31
  • Purchases: 30
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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 KFAI Minneapolis, KVSC, KFAI Minneapolis, WTIP, Radio K and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:31
  • Purchases: 27
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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 KFAI Minneapolis, KKWE Niijii Radio, WGZS, Bois Forte Tribal Community Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 14
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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 KFAI Minneapolis, KVSC, KSRQ, Radio K, KRPR and more


  • Added: Apr 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:32
  • Purchases: 24
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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, Minnesota, KUMD, KSRQ, KFAI Minneapolis and more


  • Added: Apr 23, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 8
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This week on Minnesota Native News we'll hear future plans from White Earth, Bois Forte on Broadband, language immersion in Minneapolis and a new m...

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis, KKWE Niijii Radio, WTIP, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Apr 16, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Minnesota Chippewa Tribe primary election results, finding Sacred Spaces at Mill Lacs, a proposed change to rules for moving from guardianship to a...

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


  • Added: Apr 09, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 6