January 2010 First Person Radio Archives

1/3/2010 First Nations Radio

Listen to First Nations Radio’s 2009 Indigenous Person of the Year, Chief Terrance Nelson, Roseau River Anishinaabe First Nation. Chief Nelson is a prominent voice in many issues that impact Indigenous communities and he joins us for a wide ranging discussion.

1/10/2010 First Nations Radio

Native comedians from the Pow Wow Comedy Jam visit First Nations Radio. Stars of the recently released Showtime special, Goin’ Native: American Indian Comedy Slam, Jim Ruel and Marc Yaffe talk shop and make jokes as they prepare for their visit to the Twin Cities!

1/17/2010 First Nations Radio

Re-play of the sold out Pow Wow Comedy Jam comedians!

Native comedians from the Pow Wow Comedy Jam visit First Nations Radio. Stars of the recently released Showtime special, Goin’ Native: American Indian Comedy Slam, Jim Ruel and Marc Yaffe talk shop and make jokes as they prepare for their visit to the Twin Cities!

1/24/2010 First Nations Radio

Renowned blues singer, Mitch Walking Elk talks with FNR about his upcoming show, a benefit for the First Nations Composers Initiative (FNCI). Christopher Kohl Miner and Jewel Arcoren from FNCI talk about new music in Indian Country and the work FNCI is doing to support Native musicians of all genres around the US and Canada.

1/31/2010 First Nations Radio

A discussion about the winter weather disaster in South Dakota with call-in guest Kelly Morgan who describes the conditions; a discussion about the Crow Creek IRS land seizure