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Untold Stories of Central Minnesota

Series produced by KVSC

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The Untold Stories of Central Minnesota is a Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage Legacy funded program where your host Jeff Carmack brings listeners a series of features about the parts of our local central Minnesotan culture that may have been lost within the mist of history.

Did you know that the Mayor of St. Martin, MN, served on the USS Essex during the Bay of Pigs Invasion then went on to be a NYPD Detective for over 30 years?

Did you know that one of KVSC founding members from 1967 is actually Santa Claus?

Did you know that there are hundreds of ghost towns in Minnesota?

All these stories and more can be found right here!

The Untold Stories of Central Minnesota is a Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage Legacy funded program where your host Jeff Carmack brings listeners a series of features about the parts of our local central Minnesotan culture that may have been lost within the mist of history.

Did you know that the Mayor of St. Martin, MN, served on the USS Essex during the Bay of Pigs Invasion then went on to be a NYPD Detective for over 30 years?

Did you know that one of KVSC founding members from 1967 is actually Santa Claus?

Did you know that there are hundreds of ghost towns in Minnesota?

All these stories and more can be found right here!


119 Pieces

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In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack presents Part 2 of the Untold Sto...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2017
  • Length: 29:58
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In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack presents Part 1 of 2 of the Untol...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2017
  • Length: 30:01
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In this "experimental" installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, it's Fishing on the Radio as Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff ...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2017
  • Length: 35:23
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In today's installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack takes us out to Anton's Restauran...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2017
  • Length: 26:44
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In this internationally rooted Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack welcomes the world renowned Soma...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2017
  • Length: 26:06
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In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, we remember the life and music of Harry Kent III. The beloved local musician an...

  • Added: Mar 30, 2017
  • Length: 30:55
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When is the last time you really expressed yourself? It’s more important than you think, so in March 2017, KVSC presented a night of Spoken Word ...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2017
  • Length: 28:28
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In today’s Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack takes a journey back to the formative years of St. C...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2017
  • Length: 30:08
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In this visually transcendent installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack gets a chance ...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2017
  • Length: 30:07
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In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with two international stud...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 29:45
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In this timely installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with Denny Smith, Execu...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2017
  • Length: 30:37
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In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with author Connie Lounsbur...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2017
  • Length: 29:58
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In this installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack heads out to St. Joseph to talk with...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2017
  • Length: 29:56
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In this holiday installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack finds himself surrounded by ...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2016
  • Length: 29:08
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In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack explores how laughter gets into o...

  • Added: Dec 06, 2016
  • Length: 29:52
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What does the past think about our 2016 election? In this installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Produce...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2016
  • Length: 29:58
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Today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota is the third in a series taking a look at how our community evolves through immigrat...

  • Added: Nov 02, 2016
  • Length: 30:30
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Today’s Untold Stories of Central Minnesota is the second in a series concerning the Untold Story of Immigration in our area. Bringing their messa...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 30:06
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This particular Untold Stories of Central Minnesota is the first in a series of three concerning the Untold Story of Immigration in our area. As ...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2016
  • Length: 28:35
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In the 100th episode of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack enjoys a pleasant Saturday afternoo...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2016
  • Length: 29:43