A behavioral health bill that originally called for $28 million in spending has now passed the Legislature – but at a significantly reduced spending level. Get the story from the Prairie Public NewsRoom.


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Help us answer phones during our upcoming radio membership drive, and we’ll thank you with excessive gratitude and donuts. We have shifts open for April 5&6, 6:30-9am; April 8&9, 6:30-9am; and April 8-10, 3:45 -6pm.

Journeys through Justice

This radio series produced by Meg Luther Lindholm looks at how the criminal justice system works and how it might work better. Find the stories archived here.

Saturdays at 7pm

Prairie Public’s classical music host, Scott Prebys, is surveying the state of jazz in the 21st centurn with Prebys on Jazz. Tune in or listen online!

Explore energy policy, production, use, and innovation with Inside Energy. Listen for the regular radio reports, peruse the web site, find Inside Energy on Facebook and Twitter, and sign up for the Inside Energy Newsletter. Speak up, Bakken! Prairie Public wants to hear your voice. When you join our Listening Post, you can share with us what’s happening in oil country. Text the word “energy” to 701-354- 4414.

doug-ashley-and-skipTune in for conversations on Main Street with host Doug Hamilton, contributor Ashley Thornberg, and producer Skip Wood 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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