August 2014 First Person Radio Archives


Please join Laura Waterman Wittstock on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 as she  talks with author Cheryl Minnema. She has written a funny and touching children's book, Hungry Johnny (MNHS Press 2014). The book is is illustrated by  artist Wesley Ballinger, also a member of the Mille Lacs Band, works for the Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission. You will not want to put this book down before you find out what happens next! 

Please join Laura Waterman Wittstock and Roy Taylor  on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 as we review the international, national, and regional news. Lots happening in the election season where several American Indian candidates ran for seats in the primaries. At the end of July, the Senate Indian Affairs passed chairman Jon Tester's Native Language Immersion Student Achievement Act.