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Caption: The Hawaiian voyaging canoe Hokulea, Credit: Courtesy Oiwi TV & the Polynesian Voyaging Society
A Hawaiian voyaging canoe is sailing around the world using the ancient art of wayfinding, navigating without instruments, as part of a global move...

  • Added: May 23, 2014
  • Length: 04:19
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Doris Stengel grew up on the North Dakota prairie, and then moved to the woods and lakes of Minnesota. She's been a high school teacher and has men...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2013
  • Length: 04:49
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Alyssa Joy is a student at Bemidji State University who is from North Minneapolis. Her poetry is an exploration of the painful struggle of human ex...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2013
  • Length: 02:22
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Doris Stengel grew up on the North Dakota prairie, and then moved to the woods and lakes of Minnesota. She's been a high school teacher and has men...

  • Added: Jun 10, 2013
  • Length: 02:19
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Anne Dunn is an Ojibwe storyteller, writer, and poet. Following Paul Wellstone's death she wrote this poem to honor his legacy.

  • Added: Oct 31, 2012
  • Length: 02:03
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Sonya Kosler is a poet who lives in Dent, Minnesota. She belongs to the Lakes Area Story Guild, the National Storytelling Network, and the Northlan...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2012
  • Length: 02:43
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Lorie Yourd is a retired educator and a dedicated advocate for the arts living in the Bemidji area. Here she reads her poem "Broadband." The Beat i...

  • Added: Oct 23, 2012
  • Length: 02:47
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Gail Rixen has been a finish carpenter, a health care aid, and she currently farms near Nebish, Minnesota. Rixen has published three books of poetr...

  • Added: Oct 23, 2012
  • Length: 03:25
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River Maria Urke is a Stillwater poet, author, and artist. She is the senior editor of the online art and literature journal "The River." Her poetr...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2012
  • Length: 02:17
Caption: The Descendants | Music From The Motion Picture, Credit: Courtesy Fox Searchlight Pictures
The Oscar-winning movie "The Descendants," starring George Clooney, won over many fans worldwide. It also marks the first time a Hollywood movie ha...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2012
  • Length: 07:17
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His too-short life story reads like adventure fiction.

  • Added: Oct 14, 2011
  • Length: 03:00
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If the name isn't familiar, it's still a good bet you know the face.

  • Added: Nov 15, 2010
  • Length: 03:00
Caption: Bla Pahinui: Singer and Guitar Player, Credit: Jon de Mello | The Mountain Apple Company
Hawaiian singer and guitar player, Bla Pahinui, is known for his own distinct voice and for carrying on the legacy of his father, Gabby Pahinui, on...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 27, 2009
  • Length: 09:20
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Kealii Reichel Live in Concert, Credit: Punahele Productions
Hawaiian musician Keali`i Reichel is sharing his passion for Hawaiian language, music and dance in a groundbreaking DVD--the first to offer subtitl...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2009
  • Length: 05:24

  • Added: Nov 12, 2008
  • Length: 03:02

  • Added: Nov 12, 2008
  • Length: 03:58
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free form ecletic music with your host Gregg McVicar

  • Added: Nov 26, 2007
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Jason Keoni Verity opened the first awa (kava) bar in Hawaii, Credit: The Honolulu Advertiser
For centuries, the kava plant has played an important role in many Pacific Island cultures, where it's valued for its natural calming effects. In ...

  • Added: Oct 02, 2007
  • Length: 08:06
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When the Hawaiian canoe Hokulea was built in the 70's, it helped spark a Hawaiian renaissance and a rebirth in polynesian voyaging throughout the P...

Bought by KUNM


  • Added: Jan 31, 2007
  • Length: 06:07
  • Purchases: 1
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Nona Beamer dedicated her life to preserving Hawaiian culture. She was a gifted storyteller, hula dancer, songwriter and teacher. Since she died ...

Bought by KZYX and WAMC


  • Added: Dec 03, 2006
  • Length: 06:39
  • Purchases: 2
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"Syriana," a political thriller about the oil industry, has become the first "carbon neutral" film. The producers offset 100 percent of the carbon ...

Bought by KOSU and WEPS


  • Added: Dec 01, 2006
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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EPA LIKES NEW NAVAJO COAL PLANT - STATE SAYS NO TO S. PLATTE WATER AUDIT

  • Added: Sep 21, 2006
  • Length: 05:09
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Too "rich" for Medicaid but still can?t afford your prescriptions? - Native Americans protest recent racial violence

  • Added: Sep 08, 2006
  • Length: 05:31
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The justification of a shooting by Farmington, N.M. police of a 21-year-old Navajo man is not being accepted on the reservation.

  • Added: Aug 01, 2006
  • Length: 02:37
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Native American tribes join to bring people to Denver for a sports and culture festival this summer.

Bought by KOTO


  • Added: May 12, 2006
  • Length: 04:18
  • Purchases: 1