Highway 1 Fire Update
May 18, 2012
From the Minnesota Incident Command System
Take a listen to this week's "Name That Sound," a new feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show this summer!
A new photo display has been installed at Grand Portage State Park. WTIP’s Jay Andersen interviewed Park Naturalist Anna Deschampe about the “People Wall.”
Adventurer Jon Turk on his latest expedition, 1,500-mile circumnavigation of Ellesmere Island by kayak-
Buck spoke May 11 with Jon Turk, environmental scientist and adventurer, about what drives him to undertake extreme adventure, what it takes to succeed, and pushing one's body to these limits at age 66. Jon recently completed a 1,500-mile circumnavigation of Ellesmere Island by kayak with his expedition partner Erik Boomer; it's believed to be the first ever.
Julia Herz of the Brewers Association & craftbeer.com on craft beer...it's American Craft Beer Week May 14-20-
Buck chatted May 11 with Julia Herz, craft beer program director at the Brewers Association, and publisher of craftbeer.com, about the huge rise in popularity of craft beers, which beer to serve with what food, and lots more.
Bob chatted May 4 with Lloyd Kahn, founder of Shelter Publications, in town for the North House sustainability weekend, about his new book, 'micro-housing,' fitness and more.
The legislative session is over and District 6A Rep, David Dill has some reflections on what worked and didn’t.
Good moose habitat is also good deer habitat.
Northern Gardening hosts Diane Booth and Joan Farnam talk with the experts about container gardening and early diseases in the garden. Click to listen.
Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column. In this edition of Northern Sky, there's a lot going on in the month of May.
What makes the town of Kinney, Minnesota so famous? Joey's Random Fact this week highlights an interesting part of this town's turbulent past.
Local naturalist and retired teacher Larry Weber joins us each Saturday morning to share his observations on what's going on in the great outdoors.