Story Corps is Coming ~ Red Door Art Gallery

Danielle Andersen is an associate director for the Storycorps mobile tour, which is coming to North Dakota in June. She joins us to explain how you can reserve a spot to record a conversation with a loved one, or anyone else you choose. StoryCorps gives people of all backgrounds, typically two at a time, the opportunity to record meaningful conversations that will be archived at the Library of Congress. ~~~ Mark Trahant shares a commentary about an effort to relax pollution rules in Minnesota that could affect wild rice. ~~~ Another winner in the 2018 Governor’s Travel and Tourism Awards is the Red Door Art Gallery in Wahpeton. The gallery has helped invigorate Wahpeton’s downtown, finding a home a home in the restored 1915 National Bank building. Joining us is gallery director Noah Dobmeier. ~~~ In another Natural North Dakota essay, Chuck Lura discusses a bird you’ll often see wading in North Dakota’s many wetlands, the American Avocet.