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Posted Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:47:36 CDT in Patti Cleary's blog
As a new board member of Northern Spirit Radio, I have been asked to write a blog. People seemed intrigued with my participation in the sport of roller derby.
REC-FM
Posted Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:08:18 CDT in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
Our Spirit In Action program is high-lighted as part of the rich programming for community radio stations by Pacifica, along with shows like Democracy Now!, Counterspin, and KBOO Labor News.  
Sandy McKinney
Posted Thu, 20 Sep 2018 21:11:28 CDT in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
Northern Spirit Radio promotes world healing by broadcasting inspirational and educational voices of peace and social justice using the language of personal story,...
Lots of Peter Alsop
Posted Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:00:02 CST in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
No musician has been a guest more frequently on Northern Spirit Radio, sometimes for Song of the Soul (SOS) and sometimes for Spirit In Action (...
3 Western Friend Essays
Posted Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:31:00 CST in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
Western Friend is part of my regular reading, full of deep, innovative, rooted articles by real people, all brought together under the creative magic of Mary Klein.
Gratitude
Posted Sat, 25 Nov 2017 23:26:41 CST in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
Dear Friends, I'm feeling gratitude on this Thanksgiving Day 2017, so I wanted to let you know.
A Quaker Ministry of Radio
Posted Thu, 14 Sep 2017 13:18:39 CDT in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
A video interview with Mark Helpsmeet, founder of Northern Spirit Radio, about its founding of and mission of the programs, and their specific Quaker influences and inspiration.
Peggy Seeger Book
Posted Tue, 5 Sep 2017 10:55:19 CDT in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
We talk to a lot of folk musicians for Song of the Soul, because that's a special passion of mine, and so I tracked down Pete Seeger's younger sister, Peggy Seeger, back in 2010, and did both a...
Posted Mon, 15 May 2017 09:11:32 CDT in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
Today is International Conscientious Objector to War Day. "War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today." John F.
Posted Fri, 10 Mar 2017 19:59:24 CST in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
The one great weakness of radio is that it's purely auditory, which can make talking about art and photography a little tricky.
Posted Tue, 8 Nov 2016 21:41:48 CST in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
For the first time, Northern Spirit Radio's music-focused program, Song of the Soul, will have an outlet in the Chippewa Valley!
Broadcasting from the Heartland
Posted Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:45:15 CDT in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
People from all over the Chippewa Valley and beyond gathered for  Fun, ProFundity, and Fund-raising on Sat., Oct.
KPSQ Logo
Posted Tue, 6 Sep 2016 10:51:09 CDT in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
Welcome to Northern Spirit Radio's latest affiliate, KPSQ, in Fayetteville, Arkansas, our first in the state!
KVGD-LP, Goldendale, WA
Posted Mon, 1 Aug 2016 13:27:41 CDT in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
Since April, 2016, there has been a 3rd Washington State station carrying NSR programs.
WMUU Banner
Posted Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:56:09 CDT in Mark Helpsmeet's blog
Northern Spirit Radio is now up on a 2nd Madison radio station, thanks to the folks at WMUU Radio That Mooves You (I like their sense of humor, btw), 102.9 LPFM in Madison.
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