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The North 1033 [WDSE-FM] is your independent alternative member supported public radio station. 103.3FM, online at www.thenorth1033.org. We play an eclectic mix of music (new indie, folk, jam, jazz, soul, blues, and more).  Check out our program guide and playlist for more info.  


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Women’s History Month began as “International Women's Day” in March of 1911. Celebrate this history with a daily series honoring Minnesota women who lead, create and Inspire. This series profiles Minnesota women from greater Minnesota both past and present, for Women’s History Month to air each weekday for the month of March.

  • From: WDSE
  • Updated: Feb 16, 2016

Latest Pieces

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Journalists can get in a lot of trouble following their curiosity down the rabbit hole. And they can also have a lot of fun. Just ask Todd Melby,...

  • Added: Jun 25, 2021
  • Length: 13:07
Caption: Winona LaDuke with Line 3 protesters, Credit: TRACEY STRONG/FACEBOOK
Environmental activists on Friday were feeling encouraged. Despite ongoing conflicts and clashes in northern Minnesota over the construction of En...

  • Added: Jun 24, 2021
  • Length: 06:38
Caption: Bois Forte children of the Vermilion Lake district, about 1915, Credit: MN HISTORICAL SOCIETY
When the bodies of 215 children - some as young as three - were discovered in an unmarked, mass grave at the former Kamloops Indian Residential Sch...

  • Added: Jun 24, 2021
  • Length: 19:15
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She took both of my hands in hers and looked straight into my eyes. I could see the strength and resolve of many hard years looking back at me. "Y...

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  • Added: Jun 24, 2021
  • Length: 06:17
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Father's Day 1982. Arne Vainio with Walt Boorsma and family, Credit: SUSAN BOORSMA
There are maybe a double handful of people I really credit with my becoming a doctor. Walt Boorsma is one of them. I first met him when I was about...

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  • Added: Jun 24, 2021
  • Length: 06:45
  • Purchases: 1
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KUMD's Chris Harwood speaks with Eric Dregni, author of "For the Love of Cod: A Father and Son's Search for Norwegian Happiness," published in 2021...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2021
  • Length: 17:37
Caption: Severio Mancieri, Credit: Christine Dean
This Duluth-based singer/songwriter/guitarist was born here but grew up in Iowa. A few years back he returned to Duluth and began performing regula...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2021
  • Length: 26:16
Caption: Sarah Morris
This Twin Cities Americana musician released an album in February of 2020, just before the pandemic shut down most live performances for a year. Wh...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2021
  • Length: 35:45
From: WDSE
Series: Live from Studio A
Caption: Lanue, Credit: Christine Dean
Duluth musician Sarah Krueger joined us on March 5, 2021 to talk about her first album since 2014. To reflect the evolution of her creative vision,...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2021
  • Length: 38:55
Caption: A statue of Renaissance poet Torquato Tasso in Sorrento, Italy, his birthplace., Credit: Dave & Margie Hill / Kleerup [via Flickr]
Jenna Soleo Shanks, Assistant Professor of Theater History at UMD, grew up surrounded by her Italian American family on Long Island. Later in life ...

  • Added: Jun 17, 2021
  • Length: 08:37