Marc Sanchez

Producer and Director, The Daily Circuit
Minnesota Public Radio

Marc Sanchez is the producer and director for MPR News' weekday program, The Daily Circuit. He has worked on a number of different American Public Media-distributed programs, like Marketplace Tech Report, Weekend America, American RadioWorks, and On Being with Krista Tippett. His radio career began working for Joe Frank and on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic. He has helped produce and report stories for This American Life, Freakonomics, and Soundprint, among others. In 2010, Sanchez started a project called Minnesota Sounds, which captures Minnesota, from an audio perspective. You can also hear him as a monthly DJ on MPR News' sister station, The Current, where he helps showcase homegrown talent on the Local Current stream. He received a degree in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University.

Marc Sanchez Feature Archive

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The proportion of marriages that remain interfaith jumped from 20 percent in the 1960s to around 40 percent by the first decade of this century. (The Daily Circuit, 04/24/2014)
Google Project Glass
The jetpacks we thought we'd have didn't work out. (The Daily Circuit, 04/24/2014)
We interviewed Minnesotans on their way to Boston. (The Daily Circuit, 04/21/2014)
Edina runner will take part in the 'Boston Strong' experience. (The Daily Circuit, 04/18/2014)
The Duluth-based band defies easy description. (The Daily Circuit, 04/11/2014)
German composer and pianist finds new ways to conjure distinctive sounds. (The Daily Circuit, 01/30/2014)
Web-based publications bet on a public appetite for long-form journalism. (The Daily Circuit, 09/19/2013)
The event this afternoon to mark the 10th anniversary of Sen. Paul Wellstone's death will take place at the Wellstone memorial near the crash site near Eveleth, Minn. The memorial site will be busier today, but on a normal day, it's a quiet place in northern Minnesota. (The Daily Circuit, 10/25/2012)
The semantics of love, according to frogs. (04/29/2011)
Group howls and hunts and the Wildlife Science Center. (04/19/2011)
World-class cancer research in Austin, Minn. (04/13/2011)
Tradition smothered in butter. (03/28/2011)
Split Rock Lighthouse is easing into its century status. It began operating in 1910 and was celebrated throughout 2010 to mark its 100th anniversary. (03/22/2011)
Dr. Eoin McKiernan talks about what it means to be Irish. (03/14/2011)
Scrapes and cuts help fine tune the violin. (03/04/2011)