The average February snowfall total in the Northland is 6 inches. Now just halfway through February 2019 we have already seen over 28 inches of snow accumulation.
Although he's only been in Duluth for a few years, this young singer/songwriter with a distinctive style is firmly established in the local scene. He released his debut full-length album last year, and has a new EP on the way. He and his band The Salty Dogs have a release show scheduled on February 6 at Blush in Duluth; we got a preview when they stopped by our studios for a session that afternoon. Jacob Mahon
Communication is key! Today on the Sea Grant Files, Jillian Farkas shares her experience as a Knauss Fellow and discusses how, and why, we need to apply science to policy. How is science being used in congress? "Science is being used, just maybe not at the level that everyone wishes it would be." MN Sea Grant John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship Program
The Hunt for the Frozen 45 begins Sunday February 17! We have hidden the golden record, will you be the one to find it? Now it is your mission to search the UMD campus, find the disc, and bring it back to the KUMD station, located in the basement at 130 Humanities. Accomplish this and become the winner of The Polar Vortex Survival Kit including a $150 gift card to UMD Stores! Tune into The Basement every night after 9pm for clues to help narrow your search, starting with Hip-Hop Hotdish on 2...
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In a special full-length podcast, KUMD's Adam Reinhardt investigates the concept of Energy Democracy and the possibility of expanding citizen participation in energy production as the world transitions to renewables. Focusing on Germany as our key example, Adam talks with Craig Morris, author of Energy Democracy: Germany’s Energiewende to Renewables. He also talks with Anya Schoolman, Executive Director of US-based solar advocacy group Solar United Neighbors. To conclude, Dr. Josef Pesch, a...