Dr. Donald Warne ~ Historian Tom Isern ~ Sue Balcom on Preserving Foods
Thursday, September 15, 2022 - A recent report from the C.D.C. says the life expectancy nationally for Native Americans dropped by nearly 7 years from 2019 to 2021. While Covid was largely to blame, other factors are present. Here to discuss the problem and how North Dakota’s indigenous community is faring is Dr. Donald Warne of the Department of Indigenous Health at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences at UND. ~~~ Historian Tom Isern has this week’s Plains Folk essay, “The Dakota Herd Law.” ~~~ Sue Balcom is discussing ways to preserve your harvest as she joins us for Main Street Eats.