September 16, 2011 - MPR’s Dan Kraker reports on elite fire crews from southwestern U.S. needing a crash course in use of paddle canoes in order to fight Pagami Creek Fire in BWCAW. Segment includes interviews on the different strategy of fighting fires in designated wilderness areas.
September 14, 2011 - MPR’s Dan Kraker reports on the Pagami Creek Fire in the BWCA and National Superior Forest. Segment includes comments from forestry official and local residents impacted by the the fire.
June 7, 2006 - MPR’s Perry Finelli interviews local poet who is a part of this year’s Poets on the Buses metro event. Poet reads a poem she will be performing.
June 6, 2006 - There's a piece of paradise in northeastern Minnesota. It's called the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCA). Admirers credit the book "The Singing Wilderness," published in 1956, as part of the inspiration for creating the wilderness area; and they credit author Sigurd Olson for putting into words the reasons humans need wilderness. However, his views inflamed critics who feared Olson and other wilderness advocates worried more about habitat than humans.
May 6, 2005 - Press conference provides details of what happened and allows reporters to ask questions.
November 3, 2004 - Transcript of speech attached.
November 3, 2004 - Transcript of John Kerry's 2004 presidential election concession speech:
October 5, 2004 - This is the second half of the vice-presidential debate between John Edwards and Dick Cheney, Gwen Ifil moderator. This is the raw audio of the debate itself, no NPR intro, commentary or wrap. For transcript of the full debate see the record for NPR Special Coverage of the whole debate, asset number 2300286.
September 16, 2004 - Ralph Nader campaigns in Minnesota.
September 16, 2004 - Bush on the Minnesota campaign trail, Victory 2004 campaign. Speech transcript from PR Newswire in Transcript.