That’s So Minnesota
Sigurd F. Olson and finding your true self

Sigurd F. Olson and finding your true self

December 15, 2020

Sigurd F. Olson was an author and a passionate environmentalist, credited with helping to preserve the wild places in northern Minnesota. Join host Diane Sandberg in a conversation with Sig's biographer David Backes about the love of the wild and our responsibility to become our true selves. 

The Quietest Place on Earth

The Quietest Place on Earth

December 8, 2020

There's a place in Minneapolis that is making a lot of noise, but you still might not have heard of them: Orfield Laboratories.

Join host Diane Sandberg in a conversation with the founder of the labs still making [sound]waves with two World Records and a new induction into the National Register of Historic Places. 

Foraging in Minnesota

Foraging in Minnesota

December 1, 2020

Join host Diane Sandberg for a walk in the Minnesota woods. Three local experts talk mushrooms, the native tree headed for extinction and the importance of spending time in nature. 

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