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A discussion with education experts about how parents and grandparents can provide young children with activities to prepare them for success in school and a lifetime of learning. 

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U.P. Winter Tourism

Jan 5, 2015

A report on the operation and impact of one of the region’s staple industries.  Topics include development, marketing, current economic factors, weather and year-to-year performance.   

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  The president of ‘Business Leaders for Michigan,’ with executives from the state’s top-80 companies, discusses progress on the roundtable’s ‘Michigan Turnaround Plan,’ introduced in 2009, and it’s effects on state finances and the economy. 

Higher Education

Oct 5, 2014
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A report on current goals, resources and programs in higher education from the presidents of the Upper Peninsula’s three state universities 

The New Masculinity

Sep 15, 2014
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  A discussion of efforts in the Upper Peninsula and elsewhere to help reduce violence and domestic strife by encouraging positive male traits. 

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Guests examine the latest data and profiles of economic conditions in individual counties in the Upper Peninsula, and discuss opportunities for business. 

Local Food Resources

May 12, 2014

A look at a national movement to source many foods closer to home, and what’s happening locally to coordinate such efforts across the Upper Peninsula. (Repeat from June) (audio to come)

Environmentalism

Mar 2, 2014
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A discussion of the life and legacy of two of America’s great naturalists: co-founder of the Sierra Club John Muir, and nature photographer George Shiras III.  Guests include former wilderness guide Steve Waller with excerpts from his one-man show on Muir. 

U.P. Winter Tourism

Jan 21, 2014
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A report on the operation and impact of one of the region’s staple industries.  Topics include development, marketing, current economic factors, weather and year-to-year performance. 

2013 Year in Review

Jan 13, 2014
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A discussion of the national, state and local news stories that moved us in 2013, discussed with some Upper Peninsula journalists you probably heard them from.

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