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Prairie Public will report through the election season with ongoing state and national reporting and analysis—with debates broadcast live on television, radio, and online, and extended interviews with the candidates on Main Street.

Thanks for your patience

A nationwide “spectrum repack” requires that we rebuild our Minot tower, so viewers and listeners in that area will notice periodic television and radio broadcast outages in the upcoming weeks. Learn more here.


North Dakota counties are concerned about proposals pending to restructure how human services are delivered. Get the story from the Prairie Public NewsRoom.

What stands in the way of Native American voters?

Today we’re partnering with the The Center for Public Integrity to publish this investigation.

Millions of Americans served in World War I — soldiers, sailors, nurses — and many at home provided support, suffered scarcities, and grieved for loved ones lost. The United States entered the Great War 100 years ago on April 6. We’re commemorating this anniversary with Dakota Datebook Stories: The Great War—stories from North Dakota thanks to historian Jim Davis and other Dakota Datebook writers.

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doug-ashley-and-skipMain Street with host Doug Hamilton, contributor Ashley Thornberg, and producer Skip Wood airs weekdays at 3 & 7 pm or listen online anytime. And, tune in Sundays at 10 am CT for Main Street Weekend—the best of the previous week’s shows. Get updates, see photos, and add your own comments when you ‘like’ Main Street on facebook!

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