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Dollar General is coming to Georgetown...

  • Added: May 12, 2016
  • Length: 02:53:07
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Multi-instrumentalist and mountain dulcimer champion Duane Porterfield performs live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas...

  • Added: May 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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You may have heard the advice that to build your vocabulary you should read, read, and then read some more--and make sure to include a wide variety...

Bought by WSLR, KREV-LP, WNJR, WNIN, WETD and more


  • Added: May 06, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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You’re listening to the words of Mark Twain, performed by William Sterling Battis and… You’re on the Sound Beat This excerpt from Tom Sawyer, comin...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 03:00
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Famed lawman Wyatt Earp has been the subject of nearly a dozen movies, but his role as on-set advisor for westerns would have a major impact on fil...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:30
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Ernest Thompson Seton was a wolf-trapper, artist and writer.

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:30
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Jean de Brunhoff (Brune-hoff) introduced Babar the Elephant to the world in 1931…though some credit belongs to his wife and children.

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:30
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This live version of “25 Minutes to Go” is from Johnny Cash’s 1968 Columbia LP At Folsom Prison. The song gives a minute-by-minute description of a...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:30
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It's FM91's 40th birthday! WGTE FM in Toledo began broadcasting May 2, 1976 and for four decades has continued to deliver the highest quality arts,...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 06:20
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The books we love as children may influence our careers more than we realize. As a child, Martha was fascinated with stories of cracking codes, and...

Bought by WSLR, WNJR, KTSW 89.9, WEZU, WETD and more


  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Accomplished traditional folk trio “Harmony” perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with th...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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This week on "A Way with Words": Constructing imaginary languages and deconstructing the lingo of Hollywood. For example, would you rather live in ...

Bought by WSLR, KREV-LP, WNJR, WYAP, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Apr 22, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Dynamic traditional Ozark music duo Betse Ellis & Clarke Wyatt perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, ...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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Since 1965, there’s been an unsolved murder in Houston, Texas. The main suspect managed to disappear and police were never able to find him. The ca...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2016
  • Length: 23:29
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This week on "A Way with Words": We often hear that English is going to hell in a handbasket. Actually, though, linguistic handwringing about sinki...

Bought by WSLR, KREV-LP, WYAP, WNJR, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Apr 15, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
International Blues Challenge award winning Dulcimer maven Bing Futch performs live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas....

  • Added: Apr 10, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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This week on "A Way with Words": The language of political speech. Politicians have to repeat themselves so often that they naturally develop a rep...

Bought by WSLR, WNJR, KTSW 89.9, WEZU, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Today, the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota once again visits the world of local music in St. Cloud as Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Ca...

  • Added: Apr 01, 2016
  • Length: 30:21
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This week on "A Way with Words": How do languages change and grow? Does every language acquire new words in the same way? Martha and Grant focus on...

Bought by WSLR, WNJR, KTSW 89.9, WEZU, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Apr 01, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Arkansas Delta Bluegrass pioneer Dave Branscum performs live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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The stories behind slang, political and otherwise. The dated term "jingoism" denotes a kind of belligerent nationalism. But the word's roots lie in...

Bought by WSLR, WRNC-LP, WEZU, KTSW 89.9, WNJR and more


  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Einstein's Mistakes, Credit: Cynthia Bogart
Philip Armand tries to figure out the correlation between commitment and risk-taking and discovers Einstein's mistakes, and what they mean for his ...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2016
  • Length: 06:54
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Traditional American folk music and dance power couple Aubrey Atwater & Elwood Donnelly perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountai...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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Gregg & Gabriela spin new music from Calliope Musicals, Bombino, Jake Bugg, The Arcs, Patrick Landeza, Esperanza Spalding and more... Gabriela shar...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2016
  • Length: 01:59:52
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What do you know about the 5th Beatle? The fifth Beatle was George Martin, the producer for the band. We are gonna tell you about his life, his bac...

Bought by 89.1 Trapper Radio KNWT, WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 15, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5