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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!


126 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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It’s been a year of challenges and transitions for the Paramount Center for the Arts in St. Cloud, and in today's Untold Story of Central Minnesota...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2017
  • Length: 28:01
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It’s called The Story Project and its mission is just as straightforward as its name, to documents the stories of students, faculty, staff, and alu...

  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 26:32
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Midnimo, which means “unity” in Somali, is a multi-partner project anchored with the Cedar Cultural Center that was bringing world renowned Aar Maa...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2017
  • Length: 29:41
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About ten years ago, the Herberger School of Business on the campus of St. Cloud State University moved to its current location in Centennial Hall,...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 31:09
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In today’s Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack takes us down to Lake George to experience the first...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 30:36
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In this mostly musical piece, we settle down into the audience of nearly 200 supportive students and staff at the University Program Board's Fall 2...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 28:16
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Revolver Studio, the brainchild of local performing artist Scarlette Revolver, just celebrated its one year anniversary of providing a safe, positi...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 30:08
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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