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Manitoba is a great place to live. A rich history surrounds us and amazing things happen all the time. Join us on our journey of meeting people and learning their stories…

Manitoba is a great place to live. A rich history surrounds us and amazing things happen all the time. Join us on our journey of meeting people and learning their stories…

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Podcasts

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Manitoba is a great place to live. A rich history surrounds us and amazing things happen all the time. Join us on our journey of meeting people and learning their stories…

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English


Episodes

Prairie Flavours à la carte, courtesy of Joshua Vatnsdal..

3/2/2021
Mihangel talks to Joshua Vatnsdal about his new venture, Prairie Flavours. The mobile made-in-Manitoba venture dedicated to servicing our many Food Deserts. The vision of Prairie Flavours is to enable more provincial communities access to healthy and local foods produced in Manitoba. Promoting and sustaining the Buy Local movement will help achieve greater economic stability and keep our dollars here in our province…

Duration:00:49:19

Sustainable Flourishing with Kristina Hunter...

2/26/2021
Humans need to find a way to live sustainably on Earth. The alternative is that the Earth will be just fine after we’re gone… Kristina Hunter is an educator and advocate for a greener, more sustainable human footprint on the only planet that is custom made for our needs and the lives of all animals and insects on it. So, join Mihangel and Kristina as we traverse the concepts and ideas behind the movement to help each other help ourselves…

Duration:01:57:24

Zeppelins Unledded... The Modern Airship and Dr. Barry Prentice...

2/8/2021
For the past 20 years, Dr. Prentice has been trying to get Airships off the ground (!) and into the transportation gaps that plague our northern communities, not to mention our post-oil dilemma, our climate affected pollution issues and our reliance on building more and more roads. Donate

Duration:02:35:53

Talking #SavetheFairs, Clean Cities and Nostalgia with Shaun Cameron, Ward 4 Councillor, Brandon, MB...

2/5/2021
Get your t-shirts and support your favourite things. In this case the Royal Manitoba Winter Fair, Manitoba Summer Fair, and Manitoba Ag Ex. Once the fairs are on again (hopefully 2022) you can wear your Manitobaville T and be all the rage))) Shaun Cameron is helping out in a very public way. He is in his first term as a Brandon city councillor, serving the Ward 4 community. Mihangel, having spent some time in Brandon (back in the day…) has a great time discussing why the city is so clean,...

Duration:01:24:44

Brian Hayward Sits in the Great Chair...

2/2/2021
Hi Visitor! This seems to be a popular interview… Please make a donation and we’ll try to do more like it. Thanks! Mihangel is happy to call this podcast to order as he welcomes Brian Hayward on the show to talk about conducting board meetings and how to make them more efficient, orderly and fun. Brian has authored a book to this effect; it is titled The Great Chair… If you are on a personal journey that may include becoming a board chair—whether the organization exists for profit, and...

Duration:01:20:19

Todd McDougall of Winnipeg Alternative Media (WAM)

1/26/2021
Citizen journalism in defense of truth and free speech. Listen in as Mihangel and Todd McDougall discuss the state of today’s corporate media, maintaining a neutral voice, and listening to myriad viewpoints without slanting and reframing the news… Donate

Duration:01:59:29

Westman Gets a Shot of DJ AdrennaJenn...

1/22/2021
In the course of creating a podcast, one meets really neat people who introduce one to really neat people, and so on… This is what happened when Mihangel met Ryan Nesbitt, the publisher of Crossroads This Week, who introduced him to Racheal Flintoft, the editor,, who introduced him to DJ AdrennaJenn, (the subject of todays 2 hours of traffic on our stage), who lives in Strathclair and DJ’s on various media…

Duration:02:15:30

April Willis of the Westman 4-H Poultry Club...

1/17/2021
Mihangel talks all things poultry with April Willis from the Westman 4-H Poultry Club. Topics covered is how to get into the club and what the program is all about; what animals fall into the poultry family; the great reasons to raise poultry; and the basics of setting up your own coops and boxes. If you are too old for the 4-H program, check out the Cluck and Quack Poultry Club… Donate

Duration:01:05:37

Update! Danny Schur & Stand! the Movie...

1/14/2021
So, in the two years since Mihangel talked to Danny Schur, a lot has happened! Existentially speaking, the experience has been one for the books. But it hasn’t deterred Danny in spirit or enthusiasm. It’s business as usual and times are exciting! Stand! the Movie

Duration:00:33:44

Danny Schur Sits! (for an interview)...

1/9/2021
So, this interview was recorded January 2019 just after the holidays. In fact Danny’s christmas tree had just lost its smell as the season was winding down. Notwithstanding the lack of olfactory cheeriness, Mihangel was thoroughly intrigued by the long and winding road that Danny’s life has taken. Musician, composer, music producer, writer, project manager, film producer, promoter, marketer, all-round good guy and fellow Manitobavillian, Danny is the embodiment of success with a smile.

Duration:01:20:07

A Poem from Diamond Doug Keith and a Chat w/Big Dave McLean @ Roots at Rusty's...

1/4/2021
First of all, Happy New Year! Mihangel & co. wish you all the best as we move into the new year. And remember, hindsight is 2020! So, a couple of years ago we trekked out west to talk to a few of the folks around Inglis. And one of our stops was to see Steve who runs Roots @ Rusty’s, a house concert venue. Big Dave McLean was playing that night and the house was packed AND rocking…

Duration:01:04:48

Alain Philippot Gots Milk!

12/28/2020
Back in the day, milk cows were a staple of every mixed farm. Families drank whole milk, separated the cream and made butter. The skimmed milk went to the pigs to make bacon. Early in the 20th century farms began specializing in producing milk. The Philippot family in St Claude is a third, and soon to be fourth, generation dairy farm. Listen in as we talk our way through the tour…

Duration:01:57:59

Hindsight's 2020 New Years Eve Online Bash...

12/20/2020
John Hoeschen describes the scene that will meet facebook and youtube live viewers at 9pm this New Years Eve. It will be the last miracle of 2020 and one heck of an undertaking. So stock up on the brews and spirits and get ready for a digital-era variety special…

Duration:01:05:01

Dr. John Gerrard Wants to Get the Lead Out!

12/13/2020
An information-filled chat with Dr. John Gerrard. Mihangel asks ‘Why’ and Dr. Jon answers. Topics that come up include the current covid crisis, the homeless crisis, the lead in our water crisis, the political leadership crisis and the fact that the Premier lives in his riding but doesn’t vote Liberal. Go figure…

Duration:01:31:15

Alex Murray pulls a Qh6+!!

12/9/2020
It’s a heck of a podcast! Alex Murray of the Brandon Knights Chess Club schools Mihangel on the finer points of the game of chess, and they enthuse over some of the cultural bends that have occurred due to the amazing personalities that have been shaped by meteoric ascents to the top of the chess hierarchy…

Duration:01:23:01

John Paul Peters' a Private Ear...

12/2/2020
A parley with musician, producer, business owner, husband and father, John Paul Peters. Mihangel has some questions about the state of the recording industry and John has the answers. They also explore disparate thoughts along the way. So drop anchor, hoist the Jolly Roger, and pour another measure of Captain Morgan Spiced; it’s an allegro chat on the High C…

Duration:01:31:00

Diamond Doug Keith, My Vote for Cowboy Poet Lariat...

11/28/2020
A trail ride through the life and times of a Cowboy Poet, Cowboy Artist and Advocate for a more Western sensibility… Donate

Duration:01:16:20

Candice Bakx-Friesen on Rural Small Business...

11/23/2020
Mihangel reaches out to the South East Region to talk to Candice Bakx-Frisen about the impact that Covid 19 has had on the business community in 2020, amongst other things…

Duration:01:00:52

Vinarterta & Cross Country Skiing...

11/19/2020
Mihangel chats up Christine Hanlon and Karin McSherry about two great winter pastimes. The multi-layered Icelandic dessert called Vinarterta which is probably more popular in Manitoba than Iceland. And cross country skiing which, as it happens, is a great way to work it off!

Duration:01:42:56

Blue Bomber Hall of Fame, Grey Cup Winner, All-round Nice Guy Willard Reaves...

11/15/2020
Willard Reaves on the pod, talking about communicating, running the ball with intent, and thoughts on the U.S. election and its aftermath. Also, why he doesn’t watch football and wouldn’t play the game if he had it all to do over again!

Duration:01:41:00