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Prairie Public to commemorate 100th anniversary of Armistice Day

Fargo, N.D., November 8, 2018— Prairie Public is commemorating the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day with special radio programming and the release of a collection of essays titled “Dakota Datebook Stories: The Great War.”

The radio show airs Sunday, November 11, at 10 a.m. CT, and the collection of essays is downloadable at prairiepublic.org.

Historian Jim Davis has been writing the essays to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I for the past 18 months in partnership with the State Historical Society of North Dakota, and Prairie Public has been publishing them online and broadcasting them on the radio and as a podcast

“Dakota Datebook Stories: The Great War” is a special feature of “Dakota Datebook,” which airs several times each weekday on Prairie Public’s radio network.

“Dakota Datebook” is funded by Humanities North Dakota.

Prairie Public Broadcasting, headquartered in Fargo, is a non-profit member station of PBS and NPR that provides public television services throughout North Dakota, northwestern Minnesota, southern Manitoba, and parts of Montana and South Dakota; public radio service to North Dakota; and educational and technological services to communities and individuals across its coverage area.

 

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