Prairie Public

Mother Nature in Charge | Losing Faith

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By nature farmers are optimists, so Dan Webster tries to hang on to the hope that the situation will get better.

Lewis and Clark Minutes | Interpretive Center

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The exhibits at the Lewis and Clark Center explore Lewis and Clark's time spent in North Dakota and Sakakawea's role in the expedition's success.

It's All Earth and Sky | Citizenship and Language

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Brian Schweitzer and Al Neuharth talk about their ancestors’ citizenship status, and all five descendants talk of their family’s experiences with the German language. As they adjusted to a new life, the first generation found that learning a new language often proved difficult.

 

Minnesota Legacy Short | Charles Lindbergh State Park: Little Falls, MN

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World famous aviator Charles Lindbergh developed his love of nature and flying in his hometown of Little Falls, Minnesota. Today, his childhood home and family farm have become a place where visitors step back in time to experience life at the dawn of the modern age.

One Shining Moment | State Standouts

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Listen to the recollections of the all-time State B starting five: Henry Milkey, David “Butch” Lince, Jerry Pyle, John Rygg, and Scott Guldseth; and learn about some of the other statistical leaders. The rich history of North Dakota’s premier sporting event comes alive in this stirring documentary. Relive the game-defining moments, historic matches and outstanding players that make Class B basketball a cultural phenomenon in North Dakota.

Indian Pride | Advocacy | Part 2

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In an interview with Joe Garcia, governor of Ohkay Owingeh and president of the National Congress of American Indians, JuniKae Randall asks questions about the history of the Congress, how the organization managed to be inclusive of all Indian tribes, and the organization's goals for the future. 

The Bank of North Dakota | Economic Independence

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Learn about the Bank of North Dakota that was created during early 1900s in order to diversify the economy and regain control of its financial future.

It's All Earth and Sky | Sugar Beet Farming

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Watch how Henry Schmick, Cheyenne, WY, describes the traditional methods of raising and harvesting sugar beets.

One Shining Moment | Great Teams and Dynasties - Part II

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Watch clips of the Hillsboro, New Town, Linton, Newburg, Munich, Watford City, Mayville-Portland, Casselton, Hettinger, Minot Ryan basketball teams from great games over the years. The rich history of North Dakota’s premier sporting event comes alive in this stirring documentary. Relive the game-defining moments, historic matches and outstanding players that make Class B basketball a cultural phenomenon in North Dakota.

Indian Pride, Education: Part 3

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 Avery Denny, an instructor at Diné College in New Mexico, tells a story about Coyote, who learns an important lesson about individuality.

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