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COVID Update | Aug 2020

Health Commissioner Malcolm talks about rising COVID numbers + community spread in MN.

COVID Update | Aug 2020

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"Dear Minnesota"

David Gillette talks with Kevin Yang about the "Dear Minnesota" letter writing project.

"Dear Minnesota"

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The Index File Section | Who Am I?

We ask a new history question and play new music from MN artist Jessica Manning.

The Index File Section | Who Am I?

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Party Chairs | Aug 2020

DFL Party Chair Martin + Republican Party Chair Carnahan talk primary politics + more.

Party Chairs | Aug 2020

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A Dr. Mark Essay

Wonder Woman or Spider Man? Dr. Mark DePaolis gives us a rundown of mask options.

A Dr. Mark Essay

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5th District Primary Race

Mary Lahammer talks with 5th District DFL primary candidates Rep. Omar + Melton-Meaux.

5th District Primary Race

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Census 2020 | Aug Update

Census Director Virden talks about count challenges with early deadline during pandemic.

Census 2020 | Aug Update

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Police Reform + Arbitration

Kaomi Goetz reports on the new police reform law that includes changes in arbitration.

Police Reform + Arbitration

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Retiring Supreme Court Justice

Justice David Lillehaug looks back on his career on the bench and more.

Retiring Supreme Court Justice

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The Americans with Disabilities Act Turns Thirty

Margot Cross with the MN Council on Disability talks about the first 30 years of the ADA.

The Americans with Disabilities Act Turns Thirty

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A Sheletta Essay in the Time of COVID

Sheletta Brundidge faces a big decision. And it has to do with Sour Patch Kids.

A Sheletta Essay in the Time of COVID

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Governor Walz Announces School Plans

Mary Lahammer recapped the governor’s recommendations for starting up school this fall.

Governor Walz Announces School Plans

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Minnesota Education Commissioner Ricker

Mn Education Commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker talked about how the Walz plan will work.

Minnesota Education Commissioner Ricker

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"The Shared Room" By Author Kao Kalia Yang

We talked with author Kao Kalia Yang about her remarkable children’s book about grief.

"The Shared Room" By Author Kao Kalia Yang

Video thumbnail: Almanac The Challenges of the COVID Economy

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The Challenges of the COVID Economy

Economist Louis Johnston assesses how Minnesota is faring during this economic depression.

The Challenges of the COVID Economy

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The Index File Section | Famed Words From 1963

We answered a history question and played a new music video from the group Turn Turn Turn.

The Index File Section | Famed Words From 1963

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The Politics of Our Times

We covered many topics with political scientists Kathryn Pearson and Steven Schier.

The Politics of Our Times

Video thumbnail: Almanac What Should Schools Do About COVID This Fall

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What Should Schools Do About COVID This Fall

Two lawmakers give us two very different perspectives on returning to the classroom.

What Should Schools Do About COVID This Fall

Video thumbnail: Almanac What’s Acceptable Risk in the Time of COVID?

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What’s Acceptable Risk in the Time of COVID?

David Gillette talked with Maggie Koerth from FiveThirtyEight about how to assess risk.

What’s Acceptable Risk in the Time of COVID?

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Rochester’s Experience With Its Mask Mandate

Kaomi Goetz learns about how Rochester has fared with its mandatory mask policy.

Rochester’s Experience With Its Mask Mandate

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Sports Chat | Sports Ramping Up

Larry Fitzgerald assessed major league sports as they start their truncated seasons.

Sports Chat | Sports Ramping Up

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State Lawmakers Pass Policing Bill

Mary Lahammer looks at the police reform package passed this week in St. Paul.

State Lawmakers Pass Policing Bill

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Tanya Gladney on Police Reform

UST professor Tanya Gladney gave us her take on Minnesota’s police reform law.

Tanya Gladney on Police Reform