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River Radio

February 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join hosts Jim Maher and Gayle Knutson for a new edition of River Radio.

Guests include:
Kris Hansen, former Stillwater High nordic ski coach, about the Olympic success of one of her former skiers, Jessie Diggins; and
Stephen Maher (no relation to Jim), contributing editor, Maclean’s Magazine (Canada) about the protests in Ottawa and elsewhere and about the rapid spread and influence of misinformation, much of it stemming from the U.S.

LINKS FOR 2-26-22 RIVER RADIO

This Week’s Guests

Stephen Maher, Maclean’s Magazine
https://www.macleans.ca/author/stephen-maher/

Kris Hansen, former ski coach for Jessie Diggins

Article Links
Stephen Maher essay in Maclean’s on misinformation
https://www.macleans.ca/society/health/misinformation-from-the-u-s-is-the-next-virus-and-its-spreading-fast/

Slate writer Justin Peters on Jessie Diggins
https://slate.com/culture/2022/02/why-olympics-matter-jessie-diggins-pain-cave-beijing.html

…and Justin Peters again on Chad Salmela
https://slate.com/culture/2022/02/winter-olympics-nbc-announcers-chad-salmela-promote-him.html

Government Links:
City of Marine on St. Croix
https://www.marineonstcroix.org

City of Scandia
https://www.cityofscandia.com

May Township:
https://www.townofmay.org

Washington County
https://www.co.washington.mn.us/

Events
Marine Ice-Out Contest – Ice-out dates for recent years:
2021 – March 11, 12:00 pm
2020 – March 12, 4:03 am
2019 – March 24, 5:02 pm
2018 – March 28, 3:30 pm
2017 – Feb. 22, 2:58 pm
2016 – March 7, 2:01 am

American Birkebeiner
https://www.birkie.com

Business/Organization Links:
Marine Community Library
https://marinecommunitylibrary.org

Marine Village School
https://www.marinevillageschool.org

Dunrovin Retreat Center
Contact Emily – Guest Services Director – 651-433-2486, ext. 301

Visit the RIVER RADIO page to learn more about River Radio, and to access replays of past shows.

Details

Date:
February 26
Time:
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Event Category: