Stay Human

Series produced by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota

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This program consists of guest essays from local writers and essayists, read by the writer.

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

Stay Human is a mix of music, conversation and spoken word to give us all a little encouragement. The program consists of guest essays from local writers and essayists, read by the writer.

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


294 Pieces

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This week on Stay Human, Sasquatch protects his territory, Ann Marie Newman and Adrianne Reiners protect their mental space, and we’ll hear stories...

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  • Added: Oct 23, 2023
  • Length: 59:33
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Say Uncle, this week on Stay Human. Friends and neighbors tell stories about that guy who’s sort of like your Mom or Dad, but so much cooler! It’...

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  • Added: Oct 17, 2023
  • Length: 58:52
  • Purchases: 1
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Tune in for stories of Grace, this week on Stay Human. A mother’s graceful gesture, a teacher’s kindness, stories from friends and neighbors about...

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  • Added: Oct 02, 2023
  • Length: 55:08
  • Purchases: 1
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Pull up a chair for Stay Human, our weekly mix of words and music. This week, it’s about feeding ourselves – with a visit to the Farmers Market, M...

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  • Added: Sep 18, 2023
  • Length: 59:43
  • Purchases: 1
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Today on Stay Human, friends and neighbors talk about living history. John Beltman and Mark Sage describe their experiential archeology, Tracy Kam...

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  • Added: Sep 12, 2023
  • Length: 59:10
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This week on Stay Human, we’re going out on the waters. Putting in at the Boundary Waters, fishing the Great Lakes, the Blessing of the Fleet in A...

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  • Added: Sep 05, 2023
  • Length: 59:03
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What the devil? That’s the question asked this week on Stay Human, with stories from friends and neighbors about temptation, confession and how to...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2023
  • Length: 59:50
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We’re up in the air this week on Stay Human, with stories of flight instructors, bush pilots, passengers and even unidentified aerial phenomena – g...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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Tune in for Stay Human, our weekly mix of music and stories, with northern Minnesota writers, poets and storytellers. This week, our theme is “Pas...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2023
  • Length: 59:15
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We're on the road this week on Stay Human. Friends and neighbors hit the highways and byways, across the Yukon, along the Natchez Trace -- road-tr...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2023
  • Length: 59:49
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We’re surfing the gravitational waves this week on Stay Human, because gravity is nothing to be down about. Maggie Montgomery and Marsh Muirhead g...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2023
  • Length: 58:44
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Tune in for Stay Human, this week with stories from friends and neighbors about finding the right tool for the job. Leah Lemm goes camping, Caroly...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2023
  • Length: 59:38
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Tune in to Stay Human, for stories from friends and neighbors. On our next show, it’s all hands on deck for adventure on the high seas. Jim Galla...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2023
  • Length: 59:17
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Tune in for story and song on Stay Human, our weekly mix for spirit and courage. This week, stories about being awe-struck. Up in the stars, down ...

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  • Added: Jun 27, 2023
  • Length: 59:38
  • Purchases: 1
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Happy Father’s Day, from Stay Human. Tune in for our weekly mix of story and song, celebrating playful Dads, tired Dads, father figures and figuri...

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  • Added: Jun 20, 2023
  • Length: 59:52
  • Purchases: 1
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This week on Stay Human, adventures drumming around the world, with Robin Anders. The long-time percussionist for Boiled in Lead reports from his ...

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  • Added: Jun 12, 2023
  • Length: 59:39
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Hearts human and equine today on Stay Human. We’ll visit with Heart and Hooves Natural Horsemanship Training, and with Heart to Heart Equestrian S...

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  • Added: May 30, 2023
  • Length: 59:57
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It’s garage sailing season this week on Stay Human. Tune in for some prize finds and some useful tips on how to re-use it – whatever it is. We’ll...

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  • Added: May 23, 2023
  • Length: 59:52
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Welcome Fishermen! This week on Stay Human, we’ll have stories from out on the lakes, rivers and streams, to celebrate the opening of fishing seas...

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  • Added: May 16, 2023
  • Length: 59:49
  • Purchases: 1
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This week on Stay Human, we’re re-arranging the furniture – stories from friends and neighbors about re-purposing the card catalogue, finally repla...

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  • Added: May 08, 2023
  • Length: 59:28
  • Purchases: 1