Date:  October 24, 2020

Time:  9:00am

The second season of River Radio continues with news and insights about your community and your world. It is hosted by radio veterans and Marine residents Jim Maher and Gayle Knutson and is webcast live via Zoom on every-other Saturday morning through December.

Listen to the replay of the Oct 24 show here
and look below for related links including shows/movies recommended by listeners

River Radio is back this week with our last program before the November 3rd election. This week’s guests include:
  • Rebekah Nagler, University of Minnesota Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communications, on how conflicting information issued about COVID-19 has created confusion for the general public
  • Jerrod and Shanna Spicer, new owners of the Marine Garage, to talk about their plans for bringing automobile service back to the community
  • Brian Gruis, national desk editor for River Radio’s election night coverage, discussing what to watch on election night
Plus all the latest local news!

Be sure to join us as well for the St. Croix Valley’s only live election night coverage on November 3rd beginning at 8:00 p.m.

Links for our guests:

Prof. Rebekah Nagler’s paper on Conflicting Information about COVID-19

Politico article quoting Prof. Nagler

Brian Gruis – River Radio Election Night Coverage

Government Links:
City of Marine on St. Croix: 

City of Scandia:

May Township:

Washington County


Information Links:
Marine on St. Croix Mayor’s Candidate Forum – Replay Link

Marine on St. Croix City Council Candidate Forum – Replay Link

Scandia Candidate Forum – Replay Link

Business/Organization Links:
Marine General Store

Highway North

Christ Lutheran Church, Marine 

Scandia Marine Lions Club Volunteer Page

Better Place Forests St. Croix Valley 

TV/Streaming Show Trailers 

KISS THE GROUND – Amazon Prime

PERRI – Disney+

The Social Dilemma (Netflix)
The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Netflix)
CBS Sunday Morning (CBS)
Saturday Night Live (NBC)
Seth Meyers “A Closer Look” (Find it online)
David Attenborough’s The Planet (Netflix)
Just Mercy (Netflix)
Borgen (Netflix)
Borat (Amazon Prime)
The Booksellers (Amazon Prime)
Casting By (Amazon Prime)
Welcome to Pineland (from CBS News, on YouTube)

Catch Up on Previous Shows
If you missed any of our previous River Radio webcasts, you can find them online here.

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