Call of the Wild

Series produced by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

Caption: Tippy, Credit: Karen Oothoudt
Image by: Karen Oothoudt 
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The Call of the Wild is a call to your heart. The call to the wild part of yourself that you want to express in the work that you do. Sometimes you can even make a living doing what you love. And sometimes you can’t, but you still do it.

Programming is supported by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Celebrating the creative economy of Minnesota, especially northern Minnesota. Includes interviews with artists, builders, crafters, writers, musicians--those making a living through cultural activities, and other creative ways of living in Minnesota.

The producer is Milt Lee and the writer, Jamie Lee.


112 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Milt Lee talks with Bemidji artist Russ Lund about what lead him to become an artist and about his sculpture addition to the Bemidji Sculpture Walk.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: May 15, 2018
  • Length: 07:56
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee visits Farm By The Lake, a retreat center in Bagley, and talks with caretakers Marty Cobenais & Dawn Loeffler about the many events held ...

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  • Added: Apr 30, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks with Anton Treuer, author and Professor of Ojibwe at Bemidji State University, about his navigation through life.

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  • Added: Apr 23, 2018
  • Length: 07:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks with Bernis Ingvaldson owner of The Honeyberry Farm, providing mail order nursery sales and pick-your-own-berries south of Bagley.

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  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks to Michelle Ruport from Bemidji, owner of Creative North, a business built on creating quality and affordable market venues for loca...

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  • Added: Apr 02, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks with Jill Stoffregen about her jewelry and her success with online marketing.

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  • Added: Mar 26, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks to singer-songwriter and musician Rich Mattson about his work at Sparta Sound Studio and his band Rich Mattson and the Northstars.

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  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 07:54
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks to Esther Humphrey from the Leech Lake Tribal College about the classes offered to help keep the Anishinaabe language and skills pas...

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  • Added: Mar 05, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks to 91 year old inventor, Jack McAllister from Riverton, Minnesota.

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  • Added: Feb 26, 2018
  • Length: 07:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks to Matt Ratliff, owner of Ready-2-Fruit Mushrooms, a business offering mushroom logs, kits and supplies to grow your own mushrooms a...

  • Added: Feb 19, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
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Milt Lee talks to Emily Derke from Dora Lake about basket making, living in a yurt and skinning rabbits.

  • Added: Feb 12, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
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Milt Lee visits with Nate Johnson who resides in a handmade yurt with his partner Emily Derke near Dora Lake, Minnesota. Nate talks about living o...

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  • Added: Feb 05, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks to Solway artist Maureen O'Brien about her life and how art can nourish the inner self.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2018
  • Length: 07:57
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Milt Lee talks to Steve Piragis from Ely, owner of Piragis Northwoods Company outfitting business.

  • Added: Jan 22, 2018
  • Length: 08:01
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Milt Lee talks with Mona Meittunen Abel, a cookbook writer and local storyteller.

  • Added: Jan 16, 2018
  • Length: 07:59
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Milt Lee talks with Minnesota Ag teacher of the year, Amy Mastin from Laporte.

  • Added: Jan 08, 2018
  • Length: 07:58
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Milt Lee talks to Laura Lobo from Park Rapids, owner of Video Express Training, a business to help people develop skill and confidence in posting t...

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  • Added: Dec 29, 2017
  • Length: 08:01
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks to Dave Northbird from Cass Lake about being a Pow Wow singer, dancer and emcee.

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  • Added: Dec 18, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks to Karen Busch from Fertile, owner of Paws Hooves Claws, a business to help busy people care for their animals.

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  • Added: Dec 04, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Milt Lee talks to Minnesota nature artist Kellie Rae Theiss from Floodwood, Minnesota.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Nov 27, 2017
  • Length: 07:54
  • Purchases: 1