Northwest Minnesota Arts Council Corner

Series produced by KSRQ

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The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) serves a seven county are in the northwest region of the Gopher State. The NWMAC Corner features and highlights the services and support given to regional artists by the NWMAC.

Awarding arts grants, providing arts services, coordinating arts advocacy, and generally promoting appreciation and participation in the arts – all are goals of the Council. The NWMAC Corner highlights and features those important elements of cultural life in northwest Minnesota.


107 Pieces

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Jamie Bakken, Thief River Falls, MN teacher - Director of the Peder Englestad Pioneer Village and Coordinator for the TRF Village Arts Festival, sh...

  • Added: Sep 11, 2019
  • Length: 11:24
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Jerry Amiot of the Polk County (MN) Historical Society shares details on the historical demonstrations, exhibits, live music and fresh lefse planne...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2019
  • Length: 10:40
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Karie Kirschbaum, Mayor of Gary, MN discusses "The Gary Pines Project", giving a brief history of the region famous “Gary Pines” - hundreds of acre...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2019
  • Length: 11:57
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The annual "Grinding Day returns to Old Mill State Park, east of Argyle, MN on Sunday, August 25th.... as does Lars Larson Junior! Find out more w...

  • Added: Aug 20, 2019
  • Length: 10:00
Caption: Artist Sandra Muzzy of Bloomington, MN
Michelle Roise, resident artist for the Oxbow/Louisville Foundation at Old Crossing (Red Lake Falls/Huot, MN). with shared details of the upcomin...

  • Added: Aug 14, 2019
  • Length: 12:42
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Cheryl Peters of Viking, MN shares details and schedule of the upcoming "Good Old Days" festival in Viking, ya sure! Family fun in the far north!

  • Added: Aug 07, 2019
  • Length: 17:04
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Crookston, MN singer and songwriter Annie Fitzgerald discusses her career and her friendship with Lady Gaga.

  • Added: Jul 31, 2019
  • Length: 14:03
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Eric Mikelson of Goodridge, MN shares details of the annual “Freedom Festival” in Goodridge on Saturday, July 27, 2019. The event will feature liv...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2019
  • Length: 07:48
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Morgan Anderson of the Marshall County Fair in Warren, MN is the Social Media Director/Photographer for the fair. She shares detail on the events a...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2019
  • Length: 06:40
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The Warroad Summer Theater presents "Tarzan - The Musical" in Warroad, MN. Artistic Director Bonnie Nordvall spills the "beans" on what is on stag...

  • Added: Jul 09, 2019
  • Length: 07:18
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Pam Heteen is a community booster in Roseau, Minnesota and heads up the committee for Roseau’s “Summer Music in the Gazebo.” Local and regional si...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2019
  • Length: 08:08
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Jane Anderson of Thief River Falls, MN is the Executive Director of the Thief River Falls Area Community Theater (TRFACT) and she discusses the blo...

  • Added: May 21, 2019
  • Length: 07:52
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Andy Hall of Crookston, MN is a photographer. Assisted by the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council, Andy has captured to essence of a large building i...

  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 12:00
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Warroad, MN author Kim Hruba give details of her education, training and experience as an author and an upcoming artist retreat that she organizes ...

  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 13:39
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Sherri Kukowski of Badger, MN is originally from the Wannaska, MN area, is a mosaic artist and teacher. She started teaching in Badger public sc...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2019
  • Length: 08:19
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Roseau, MN artist Jean Honl shares her thoughts and experience with rosemaling and woodworking. Jean discusses her skills as a 40-plus year rosem...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 13:20
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George discusses his music training and experience, his role as Music and Theater Director at the U of M – Crookston and his local/regional involve...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2019
  • Length: 10:21
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Mara Hanel, Executive Director of the NWMAC shares details of the Annual Spring NW Art Exhibit in Badger, MN, “Of the Year” awards and the Artist R...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2019
  • Length: 09:09
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Carolyn Meisel is a regional artist who more than dabbles in water-color painting! A mover and a shaker with in the world of art in northwest Minn...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2019
  • Length: 06:21
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Jane reveals production choices for the upcoming TRFACT season and her role in producing a monthly radio readers’ theater production on KSRQ-FM (Pi...

  • Added: Oct 31, 2018
  • Length: 09:37