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Recent Shows

  • Roland Riemers, Cadidate for Secretary of State ~ 50 Years of Prairie Public ~ “Girl Develop It”

      Wednesday, October 22 – Roland Riemers wants your vote for Secretary of State in North Dakota. We visit with him as we continue our conversations with the statewide candidates. ~~~ With Prairie Public celebrating 50 years, Marie Offutt and Bill Thomas stop by to share a little history. ~~~ “Girl Develop It” is an initiative intended to encourage and support women interested in joining the world of computer programming. Our guests are Shannon Luney and Megan Beck, co- leaders of the Fargo chapter. ~~~ Tom Isern has this week’s Plains Folk column, “Running with the Antelope.”

  • Tax Commissioner Candidate Jason Astrup ~ Ron Smith Garden Questions ~ Remote Sensing Satellites

      Tuesday, October 21 – Meet Jason Astrup, candidate for North Dakota tax commissioner. ~~~ Ron Smith stops by with some late-season lawn and garden advice. ~~~ With new technology comes new concerns and new regulations, and one of those emerging areas involves remote sensing satellites. Jeremy Straub and Joe Vacek of UND are here to tell us about the satellites and why laws involving national security could be problematic.

  • ND State Water Commission ~ Stand Up ND: Anti-Bullying ~ Congressional Candidate George Sinner

      October 20, 2014 - A new project of the State Water Commission involves helicopters flying at just 100 feet along the Missouri River. The flights will be collecting soil information. Here to further explain is Bruce Engelhardt, water development director. See their video HERE. ~~~ “Rachel’s Challenge” is an effort to address bullying. Meg Luther Lindholm reports for Standup ND. ~~~ Chuck Lura has another Natural North Dakota essay, “Birdbanding.” ~~~ Meet George Sinner, candidate for Congress. ~~~ An inside energy story on oil prices from Stephanie Joyce.

  • Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem ~ New Chat with Dave Thompson ~ Review: “The Skeleton Twins”

      Friday, October 17 – We visit with Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, who is seeking reelection. ~~~ A Natural North Dakota essay from Chuck Lura on stargazing. ~~~ News director Dave Thompson discusses the latest headlines. ~~~ A movie review from Matt Olien, “The Skeleton Twins.”


  • Ag Comsr. Doug Goering ~ Governor’s History Conference ~ Chef Rosie on Parmesan Cheese

      Thursday, October 16 – Doug Goering is running for reelection as Agriculture Commissioner. ~~~ Commentary from Bruce Berg: “Hugs” ~~~ Kim Jondahl of the State Historical Society of North Dakota stops by to invite you to the Governor’s History Conference. ~~~ Chef Tim Rosendahl stops by to discuss Parmesan cheese. ~~~ Doug and Ashley have our What’s Happening calendar of events.

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