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  • This Saturday the St. Paul Saints become become "Mr. Paul Aints" for Atheist Night at CHS field. The Saints—The Aints—play the Winnipeg Goldeyes at 7:05. General tickets are sold out, but you can get special “berm” tickets at 10 a.m. the morning of the game.

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  • Listen in to Laura Waterman Wittstock and Roy Taylor on First Person Radio at 9 am: Wednesday, August 5, 2015 as they talk with Indigenous Language Experts Jewell Arcoren (Sisseton Wahpeton) and Hope Flanagan (Ojibwe/Seneca). They will talk about their work to bring the Dakota and Ojibwe languages to the youngest learners (ages 16 months to 5 years) in the Wicoie Nandagidendan program in Minneapolis.  

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  • Chris will talk about moving from a linear model of healing to a heart model – following the flow of nature and eating for wellness.
    Another important Health Notes conversation.
    Health Notes Airs Mondays 6:30-7:30PM

  • After the dust has settled from the Minneapolis Fringe Festival, another arts fest comes to town called the New Griots Festival August 14-16.  This festival focuses on emerging black artists and will host community classes, panel discussions, and performances at the Phoenix Theater.

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  • KFAI volunteers and staff are proud to welcome the organization's new General Manager, Leah Honsky.  

    Leah comes to us from Missoula Montana, where she helped launch a successful commercial radio station called "The Trail."  She has Minnesota radio in her blood – Leah's uncle Jack Swanson owned and operated KCAJ-FM in Roseau, MN, and she attended Brown Institute in Minneapolis – the alma mater of many of KFAI's illustrious volunteers.  

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  • Jeff Dabe is a competitive arm wrestler from Stacy, Minnesota, who recently went to Las Vegas for the world championships in the left-handed division of the World Armwrestling League. The event that qualified him for the Vegas competition was broadcast on ESPN2.

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  • The Minneapolis Police and Fire departments are asking the public for help in solving a mystery.

     

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  • Join Laura Waterman Wittstock and Roy Taylor on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 as they talk with renowned Indian journalist Mark Trahant (Shoshone-Bannock):

    Mark Trahant is a journalist, blogger, speaker, producer & correspondent for radio and video news shows, a Twitter poet, and a professor.

    Listen as Laura and Roy talk with Mark Trahant on First Person Radio, starting at 9am on Wednesday, July 29.  

     

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  • The country’s leading expert on organic food delivers the ultimate guide to the new culinary health movement—feasting on fermented probiotics, from artisanal cheese to kimchi.

    In his extensive career as a bestselling cookbook author and TV garden-show host, Jeff Cox has always been keenly aware of the microbiology that helps his garden flourish. He has long known that microbes keep our bodies healthy as they ferment food, releasing their nutritional power and creating essential vitamins and enzymes. In The Essential Book of Fermentation ,Jeff Cox shares a bounty of recipes for nourishing the internal “garden.”

    Health Notes Airs Mondays 6:30-7:30PM

  • Comedian Mike Winfield is in Minneapolis this week performing nightly shows at the Acme Comedy Club.  He has performed stand-up on The Arsenio Hall Show and The Late Show with David Letterman and also plays the role of Wes on NBC's The Office.  KFAI's Ryan Dawes spoke with Winfield about the comedy scene in Minneapolis, the role Twitter plays in his career, and about his process for writing new material.

    Photo: Winfield sitting at David Letterman's desk

     

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