News and information featuring interviews with prominent newsmakers from Minnesota, across the U.S. and the St. Croix Valley of Minnesota and Wisconsin. Hosted by Jim Maher and Gayle Knutson, with technical director Matt Quast.
Feb. 20, 2021 - UNICEF USA and COVID Vaccine distribution worldwide; political roundtable with Lori Sturdevant, Fred de Sam Lazaro and Brian Gruis
Gayle Knutson talks with Michael Nyenhuis, President and CEO of UNICEF USA about COVID-19 vaccine distribution challenges worldwide and helping keep kids on track through the pandemic (7:00). Then, Jim Maher conducts a political roundtable with Lori...
February 6, 2021 – Neel Kashkari of the Minneapolis Fed, crazy days in the stock market, Marine resident’s upcoming military deployment
Hosts Jim Maher and Gayle Knutson have discussions on the economy and education with Neel Kashkari, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (7:30); Ross Levin, founder and CEO of Accredited Wealth Investors on the embroiled stock...
Dec. 19, 2020 – Dr. Michael Osterholm, Ross Levin, life of a high school senior
River Radio, from Marine on St. Croix, Minnesota with hosts Jim Maher and Gayle Knutson. This episode features a discussion of COVID-19 vaccines, testing and outlook with Dr. Michael Osterholm, director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and...
December 5, 2020 – The War on Science, Feeding the hungry, Dark Sky Project
Hosts Jim Maher and Gayle Knutson talk to Shawn Otto of Marine on St. Croix, author of “The War on Science,” about the potential for science to gain new appreciation in the coming years (6:00); Tracy Maki, Chief Executive Officer of Valley Outreach, to...
November 21, 2020 – The Parade of Local Authors
This week’s show features a parade of local authors originating from the St. Croix Valley. Hosts Jim Maher and Gayle Knutson talk to Lonnie Lovness of Marine on St. Croix about her book GROWING UP WRIGHT (7:30); Thom Rumreich of Scandia on his novel...
November 7, 2020 – Pat Kessler of WCCO-TV, O'Brien State Park, Election Recap, new Marine gift shop
In an election wrap-up episode, hosts Jim Maher and Gayle Knutson talk with Pat Kessler, newly retired political reporter for WCCO-TV on his thoughts about this year’s election and memories from the past (5:00); Emily Anderson, owner of the new Highway...
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Informative and down to earth
Gayle and Jim are marvelous show hosts. I very much enjoy the mix of global scale stories and small town charm. They always invite very engaging guests to speak about a variety of topics. Love being able to hear this show during my Saturday afternoons.