Week #2 of our Local History Matters series

As promised, we're back with another 2 editions of Local History Matters, our collaboration with 6th graders from Ramsey Middle School.  This week, the students explore the Plymouth Avenue riots of 1967, stopping to think about similarities with last year's protests following the killing of Jamar Clark by police.  Students also discuss the history of The Metrodome, celebrating [...]

By |2019-01-29T16:26:46+00:00May 24th, 2016|Listen to This!, Local History Matters|Comments Off on Week #2 of our Local History Matters series

Our first original content…courtesy of 6th graders!

Over the past few months, we have had dozens of people approach us with ideas that they want to bring to the radio.  As we sort through applications for shows about everything from Somali women's health to local punk rock to small business ownership, we're reminded of what a diverse and vibrant community we live in. We're also reminded [...]

By |2019-01-29T16:26:47+00:00May 17th, 2016|Listen to This!, Local History Matters|Comments Off on Our first original content…courtesy of 6th graders!