From an unlicensed transmitter deep within the forests of northern Minnesota, Howell Creek Radio transmits weekly addresses combining weather, personal yarns, shipping reports, poetry and literature. Read transcripts and get more info at howellcreekradio.com. **No Longer Being Updated**
The Grid Life
Radio address for May 3, 2014, a continuation of the previous episode. There are lots of reasons not to like cookie-cutter suburban developments, but: there may be an upside.
Radio address for April 19, 2014. The gap between the ideal and the actual social fabric in my suburban neighborhood.
Radio address for April 12, 2014. What it means to do low-focus podcasting in a high-focus world, and how to keep it going that way.
Radio broadcast for February 22, 2014. A narrative of the first two legs of the trip I took in response to the signal seen on the Baie Comeau in January: a midnight snowshoe hike in the woods, and boiler-stoking our way over Heston Grade in the train.
Out of Sequence
Radio address for January 24, 2014. A visit to the old radio shack, the medieval model of the universe, and Unix philosophy.
Radio address for January 11, 2013: Weather and shipping news, visitors to Howell Creek from Vancouver, and the blue light gleaming from the icy deck of the Baie Comeau.
Joel is a great storyteller and has a great voice for it. The stories are interesting, funny, and even educational.
Beautiful, just beautiful. A must-add to your regular podcast queue
If you like Prairie Home Companion, this will be right up your alley. Excellent podcast!