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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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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In the era of #metoo and #timesup many Native women are making culturally specific, safe spaces for each other to heal from sexual violence. In thi...

Bought by Interlochen Public Radio and KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 44:07
  • Purchases: 2
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This show is about family — in all its different forms. A lot of Native families have been disrupted one way or another by government sponsored ge...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 42:25
  • Purchases: 1
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In this episode the conversation turns toward themes of identity and how Indigenous artists find themselves communicating their identity in their art.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 55:02
  • Purchases: 1
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All the stories in this first episode are about purpose: the idea that we’re all created to do something special. When you do it, you feel fulfille...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 44:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Boozhoo everybody! It’s a BONUS episode of Native Lights - We’re celebrating our first season with a LIVE show from the Minnesota State Fair! The...

Bought by KQAL, WGZS, and WDSE


  • Added: Aug 28, 2019
  • Length: 01:51:51
  • Purchases: 3
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This week on Minnesota Native News we hear how the White Earth and Leech Lake Bands of Ojibwe continue their efforts to straighten out a costly mis...

Bought by WOUB, Bois Forte Tribal Community Radio, KMSU, WTIP, WDSE and more


  • Added: Aug 28, 2019
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 8
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The Minnesota Indian Womens’ Resource Center recently teamed up with Hennepin County Library to host an Indigenous Comic Book Workshop in Minneapol...

Bought by KSRQ, KVSC, KMSU, Bois Forte Tribal Community Radio, KQAL and more


  • Added: Aug 21, 2019
  • Length: 04:59
  • Purchases: 9
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R.D. Zimmerman’s fascination with Russia took root with an introductory Russian language class at Macalester College in St. Paul. Britt Aamodt exam...

Bought by KVSC, WTIP, KFAI Minneapolis, Bois Forte Tribal Community Radio, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Aug 17, 2019
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 13
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Growing up in St. Louis Park, Thomas Friedman looked forward to afternoon golf games with Dad. Friedman figured he’d be a pro golfer. Britt Aamodt ...

Bought by KSRQ, WTIP, KVSC, KSRQ, KFAI Minneapolis and more


  • Added: Aug 17, 2019
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 15
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Totten “Tot” Heffelfinger was an amateur golfer who worried that Minnesota’s golf courses were becoming too small and cramped for a new era of hard...

Bought by KSRQ, KVSC, WTIP, KKWE Niijii Radio, KFAI Minneapolis and more


  • Added: Aug 17, 2019
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 15