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The Venture North Episode Guide

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Season 25 
 

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Episode
Program Number
1
2501

 

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Dear Auntie, Why Me?
Northwoods Reader

Despite being a self-described private person, Duluthian Peggy Anderson spills her guts for the greater good in her breast cancer story.


Episode
Program Number
2
2502

 

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As Long as the Moon Shall Rise
Northwoods Reader

This unique and richly illustrated four-color gift book is designed to be a cherished expression of love when given during the full moon.


Episode
Program Number
3
2503

 

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Angry Trout Cafe Notebook
Northwoods Reader

This 185 page notebook not only provides recipes and cooking instructions, but also explains how the cafe practices sustainability in the context of a thriving small business.


Episode
Program Number
4
2504

 

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First Chinook, The
Northwoods Reader

An amazing true story of sled dog adventure.


Episode
Program Number
5
2505

 

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Are All the Heroes Gone?
Northwoods Reader

Through the epic poem and the story of Teddy and his Dad, "Are All the Heroes Gone?" teaches the value of community, friendship, and respect for others.


Episode
Program Number
6
2506

 

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Sawbill
Northwoods Reader

Set out with Mary Hanson on her engaging memoirs of the Sawbill area and Minnesota's north woods.


Episode
Program Number
7
2507

 

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Wild Minnesota
Northwoods Reader

Author Shawn Perich and photographer Gary Alan Nelson traveled thousands of miles to give us this photographic portrait of the diverse and unique natural areas of our state.


Episode
Program Number
8
2508

 

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Great Wolf and the Good Woodsman
Northwoods Reader

Beloved nature writer Helen Hoover tells a delightful children’s fable that will stir a sense of wonder and discovery in anyone who has ever felt the magic of the forest and imagined it a lively village of talking animals.


Episode
Program Number
9
2509

 

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Fitger's
Northwoods Reader

The story of those who built a brewing tradition along the shore of Lake Superior and made Fitger's one of the longest surviving regional brands in America.


Episode
Program Number
10
2510

 

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Waterfalls of Minnesota's North Shore
Northwoods Reader

The Wallingas have explored every river and creek to bring you maps and directions to more than 130 waterfalls.


Episode
Program Number
11
2511

 

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North Woods Journal
Northwoods Reader

North Woods Journal is a lively, enjoyable and educational guide to the North.


Episode
Program Number
12
2512

 

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Noel
Northwoods Reader

Impressionistic watercolor illustrations filled with blowing snow and blue-gray skies set a wintry tone in this poetic exploration focusing on the sounds and sights of Christmas Eve.


Episode
Program Number
13
2513

 

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Badger Bars & Tavern Tales
Northwoods Reader

Journey back to the days when neighborhood taverns were the social hubs of all small towns.