Heidi Holtan

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  • Username: hholtan
  • News and Public Affairs Director
  • Role: Station News Director

Recent Pieces from Heidi Holtan

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Interview with Amy Thielen, author of Give a Girl a Knife, winner of the KAXE/KBXE 2018 Book Awar... (15:06)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

Interview with Amy Thielen, author of Give a Girl a Knife, winner of the KAXE/KBXE 2018 Book Awards -- Reader's Choice
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First Annual KAXE/KBXE Book Awards (26:00)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

Results from the First Annual KAXE/KBXE Book Awards and and interview with the Reader's Choice Award, Amy Thielen.
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It Happened Here, too: Insights from a School Shooting Survivor (10:48)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

Thomas Barrett lived through the school shooting at Red Lake High School in northern Minnesota in 2005. The gunman killed 7 people at the high school and 2 people at his ...
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First Friday Arts Events in Grand Rapids, MN (10:15)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

A conversation with Katie Marshall from the MacRostie Art Center in Grand Rapids, MN about what's happening on the First Friday of January
Caption: Beadwork by Thomas Stillday, Credit: Katie Carter

January 2018 First Friday Events in Bemidji, MN (05:55)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

A conversation with Karen Goulet from the Watermark Art Center's Miikanan Gallery in Bemidji which is dedicated solely to indigenous art.
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Dig Deep on Education: Teachers and Tenure part three (26:33)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

This is part 3 of our Dig Deep conversation on education with liberal commentator Aaron Brown and conservative Chuck Marohn. Chuck has an idea for a new system for ...
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Dig Deep on Education: Funding and Consolidation part two (19:22)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

Aaron Brown and Chuck Marohn continue the conversation on education in this next episode. Most school districts in northern Minnesota find themselves in situations that ...
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Dig Deep - the History of Education part one (21:14)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

This month our Dig Deep topic is Education. Many have suggested this topic, as school funding and consolidation has an effect on many in northern MN.
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First Friday Events for August 2017 in Grand Rapids, MN (07:56)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

Heidi and John spoke with Katie Marshall from the MacRostie Arts Center in Grand Rapids this morning. Lots going on around Grand Rapids arts scene this First Friday. Jazz ...
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Bonfire Chamber Music Festival in Grand Rapids, MN (12:37)
From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

Bonfires and stringed instruments go hand in hand... there's something ubiquitously familiar about that combination of a camp fire and a guitar or ukelele. A group in Grand ...