Morning Edition
Morning Edition
Thursday, August 21, 2014

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Gov. Mark Dayton shakes hands with Stomper.Dayton pushes education, labor-force agenda for 2nd term
    The 67-year-old is running for re-election for the first time in a career that includes one-time stints as state auditor and U.S. senator. And he said his next term, if he's re-elected, will be his last in office.6:40 a.m.
  • The Blue Barn food stand at the State Fair.Minnesota State Fair opens: What's new
    The gates at the Minnesota State Fair opened this morning, as they will for the next 12 days, ending on Labor Day. There's some historic changes at the Fair this year. MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Minnesota Public Radio reporter Tim Nelson who was at the Fair when the gates opened.7:25 a.m.
  • Seitu JonesFrogtown's half-mile long banquet to spur food talk
    St. Paul artist, Seitu Jones is creating a massive half-mile long community banquet to raise awareness and spark conversations about food choices.7:40 a.m.
  • 12-year-old Liz JabsState Fair 4-H kid's cow a real 'diva'
    Today is the first day of the Minnesota State Fair and throughout the fair we are going to introduce you to some of the more interesting animals you might encounter. This morning, 12-year-old Liz Jabs, a 4H kid from St. Charles, Minnesota tells us about her short horn heifer that she will be showing today.7:45 a.m.
  • Toby Keith takes State Fair spotlight
    There will be a party tonight at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand when Toby Keith takes the stage. Keith is one of the most popular touring acts in country music, and the star we've chosen for our Morning Edition music segment.8:49 a.m.

National Public Radio Stories

Program Archive
August 2014
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

MPR News

Listen Now

Other Radio Streams from MPR

Classical MPR
Radio Heartland