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Caption: Blackberry Winter Funfest 2016, Credit: Grant Frashier
Grant Frashier visits the Blackberry Winter Funfest in Blackberry, MN.

  • Added: Mar 04, 2016
  • Length: 08:24
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Blobs + Heartbreak is the third episode of the podcast Last Best Stories produced by Jule Banville. It features two stories: The first (9:06), "Cri...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2015
  • Length: 15:05
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This is an essay about cooking and all the shame and rage and frustration that can accompany this art. Writer Sarah Miller describes her desire to ...

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Apr 24, 2015
  • Length: 10:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Destination DIY host Julie Sabatier tells a story live on stage about that time she cooked potatoes for her Idaho in-laws.

Bought by KPIK-LP

  • Added: Nov 27, 2014
  • Length: 13:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Corinna, 16, got into so much trouble that her parents told her she needed to pack her bags. So she did.

  • Added: Nov 12, 2014
  • Length: 05:36
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"My sense has been that most men ultimately really do want children, and I think many of longer relationships -- that's been part of the end." -Bet...

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:53
  • Purchases: 1
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Christina Brown, AKA The Northern Cheapskate, presents an essay talking about cheap gas prices.

  • Added: Jul 31, 2014
  • Length: 02:33
Caption: my mom--one of the only photos I have
Fifteen-year-old Ashley hasn't seen her mom in a long time.

  • Added: May 05, 2012
  • Length: 04:20
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It's Crunch Time this week; sharing stories of the times you were late or just barely made it as we get through the Crunch Time of our summer fundr...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2011
  • Length: 02:46
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Those yellow forks that drop from the table of heaven, they strike us to the core with their terrible power.

Bought by WTIP

  • Added: Aug 02, 2010
  • Length: 02:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Grand Rapids resident Matthew Miltich tells the story of his grandfather Andró Miletic and his reluctant journey from seaside Croatia to the Iron R...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2010
  • Length: 16:42
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The late Gil Quaal shares his knowledge on Anishinabe food.

Bought by WTIP

  • Added: Jul 07, 2010
  • Length: 04:53
  • Purchases: 1
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MN is known for its expansive State Park system, but the northern half of the state really carries that load... Check out more in Aaron's blog ww...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2010
  • Length: 03:17
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When Charlie died, his son Edward made a discovery. A true story.

  • Added: Mar 19, 2010
  • Length: 03:59
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A son interviewing his mother on the ways and manners he was brought up.

  • Added: Feb 25, 2009
  • Length: 04:49
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a commentary by Nanci Olesen about her sister's brain cancer

Bought by KFAI, KXOT Public Radio, and NPR Station Showcase with PRX

  • Added: May 22, 2008
  • Length: 04:23
  • Purchases: 3
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Murder in Chicago, 1919; Prohibition; Gangs; Surprises in Genealogy Research

  • Added: Feb 01, 2008
  • Length: 01:40
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This piece links food with culture.

  • Added: Dec 28, 2006
  • Length: 06:03
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Dr. H. is reminded about the songs of his tribe while practicing songs with his grandson.

Bought by WGDR and WCOM

  • Added: Apr 20, 2004
  • Length: 03:23
  • Purchases: 2