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Hey! I spent the summer traveling around my province - searching for the story behind the statue. So, come explore with me as I witness the migration of an endangered species, stand in a snake pit, hear tall prospecting tales, and touch woolly mammoth hair.

Hey! I spent the summer traveling around my province - searching for the story behind the statue. So, come explore with me as I witness the migration of an endangered species, stand in a snake pit, hear tall prospecting tales, and touch woolly mammoth hair.
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Canada

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Hey! I spent the summer traveling around my province - searching for the story behind the statue. So, come explore with me as I witness the migration of an endangered species, stand in a snake pit, hear tall prospecting tales, and touch woolly mammoth hair.

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@mblandmarks

Language:

English


Episodes

Glenboro - a story about an unlikely pair

3/28/2018
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I head to Glenboro to meet up with a prairie camel. Glenboro sits on the outskirts of Spruce Woods Provincial Park, and our own "desert". In this episode, we are talking about sand, spirits, and skinks. I head to Glenboro to meet up with a prairie camel. Glenboro sits on the outskirts of Spruce Woods Provincial Park, and our own "desert". In this episode, we are talking about sand, spirits, and skinks.

Duration:00:23:14

Flin Flon - a story about stories

2/1/2018
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Flin Flon is full of stories and characters - from abandoned brothels, dynamite attached to a dog, to the town being named after a sci-fi character. This episode takes you on a northern adventure you won't soon forget.

Duration:00:15:19

Pinawa - a story about time

1/10/2018
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Time is complicated, rushed, and often wasted. Come along with me as I visit the Pinawa sundial. In this episode, I learn about our relationship with the sun and reflect on how we view time.

Duration:00:09:58

Boissevain - a story about racing, turtles, and a storyteller

12/14/2017
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I head to Boissevain during the hottest weeks of summer to meet Ivan. Boissevain is home to Tommy Turtle and was once home to the International Turtle Derby.

Duration:00:17:56

Altona - a story about art and ideas

11/30/2017
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I head to Altona to meet artist Cameron Cross. He created the Van Gogh project and is painting Van Gogh sunflowers across the world.

Duration:00:18:57

Treherne - a love story preserved in glass

11/1/2017
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Join me as I take a unexpected stop in Treherne and explore glowing houses made of glass.

Duration:00:08:06

Welcome to Manitoba Landmarks

10/28/2017
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Welcome to my podcast! I can't wait to share my project on giant statues with you. Stay tuned for some big stories from small towns accross Manitoba.

Duration:00:01:26

Lundar - a tale about saving a species

10/25/2017
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Lundar is a small town in rural Manitoba and is home to a giant goose statue. Come along and learn how this town saved a species.

Duration:00:20:32