Minnesota's Legacy

KBEM - 1967 Northside Riots

Project Details by Fiscal Year
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient Type
K-12 Education
Status
In Progress
Start Date
August 2017
End Date
June 2019
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Minnesota Laws, 2017, Chapter 91, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 20
Appropriation Language

$1,470,000 the first year and $1,666,000 the second year are to the Association of Minnesota Public Educational Radio Stations for production and acquisition grants in accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 129D.19.

Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Listeners will learn about what led to the riots, how the riots affected those living on the North Side of Minneapolis, and how these events have changed the North Side 50 years later.

Recipient Board Members
Nelson Inz Chair, Siad Ali Vice-Chair, Kim Ellison Clerk, Jenny Arneson Treasurer, KerryJo Felder, Rebecca Gagnon, Ira Jourdain, Don Samuels, Bob Walser, Ben Jaeger
Project Overview

A 2-hour weekly show of MN music that strengthens sense of place and community by showcasing the lives and talents of MN musicians and supporting the local music scene. Shows will include a variety of musical styles, history/context/background, live musician interviews and performances, and local music information.

Project Manager
First Name
Michele
Last Name
Jansen
Organization Name
KAXE Northern Community Radio
Street Address
260 NE 2nd Stret
City
Grand Rapids
State
MN
Zip Code
55772
Phone
2183261234
Email
michele.jansen@mpls.k12.mn.us