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Posted in American Countryside Best of Missouri

A Slice of the South in the North

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/04Apr19-Lexington-Missouri-History.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)It was a slice of the south embedded in the north.  A place where one notorious bank robber even returned…

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Posted in American Countryside Arizona Best of

A Masterpiece in the Desert

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/03Apr19-Arizona-Biltmore.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)When every U.S. president since Herbert Hoover has stayed at your hotel…you know you’ve got a masterpiece.  We’ll head to…

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Posted in American Countryside Indiana

The Hoosier Gymnasium

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/02Apr19-Hoosiers-Gym-2.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)They stopped playing high school games in the gym in 1966 and for well over two decades it never hosted…

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Posted in American Countryside Indiana

A Shrine of Sorts

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/01Apr19-Hoosiers-Gym-1.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)It’s just an old high school gym – built in 1921 and replaced in 1966, but it never was torn…

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Posted in American Countryside baseball Best of Kansas City Missouri

In the Stadium with Denny Matthews

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/29Mar19-Denny-Matthews-3.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)A major league baseball team plays 162 games in a season, but it’s rare any one player will play all…

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Posted in American Countryside baseball Best of Kansas City Missouri

Keeping Baseball Interesting

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/28Mar19-Denny-Matthews-2.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)When a baseball broadcaster has to describe a game that is lackluster at best, they may resort to talking about…

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Posted in American Countryside baseball Best of Kansas City Missouri

A Career Talking About Baseball

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/27Mar19-Denny-Matthews-1.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)Some of you know that one of my favorite times of the year is when baseball season begin.  So, with…

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Posted in American Countryside Florida

The Effects of Asian Citrus Psyllid

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/26Mar19-Haines-City-Florida-Citrus-2.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)There’s a good chance you’ve never heard of the Asian Citrus Psyllid. It’s one of those names that’s hard to…

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Posted in American Countryside Florida

The Challenges Within the Orange Industry

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/25Mar19-Haines-City-Florida-Citrus-1.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)Perhaps you have a glass of orange juice in the morning; but did you know the state known for producing…

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Posted in American Countryside Best of California

A History of Palm Springs

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/22Mar19-Palm-Springs-History.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)When the rails came through this stretch of dry wilderness, the only people living here were the Cahuilla Indians. What…

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Posted in American Countryside Best of Maryland

The Phoenix Shot Tower

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/21Mar19-Phoenix-Shot-Tower-2.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)When the Phoenix Shot Tower was constructed in 1828, it was the tallest building in the nation.  It still stands…

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Posted in American Countryside Best of Maryland

The Tallest Building In America (in 1828)

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/20Mar19-Phoenix-Shot-Tower-1.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)It was the tallest building in the country in 1828…a skyscraper of its day.  We’ll go there and take a…

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Posted in American Countryside Arizona Best of

The Father of Arizona

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/19Mar19-Charles-Poston-Father-of-Arizona.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)On the north edge of Florence, AZ you’ll find a small outcropping once known as Primrose Hill.  Today there is…

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Posted in American Countryside Arizona Best of

A High School of Criminals

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/18Mar19-Yuma-Territorial-Prison.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)Most high school’s hope to turn out classes of top notch students.  This school consistently produces a new crop of…

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Getting Farmers in Touch With One Another

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/15Mar19-Jerry-Miller-FarmersOnly-3.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)You’ve seen their corny yet funny commercials on tv and you may their jingle stuck in your head.  How did…

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Connecting People With Each Other

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/14Mar19-Jerry-Miller-FarmersOnly-2.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)Imagine meeting someone for the first time and getting married to them two week later.  It’s just one of the…

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A Guy Named Jerry Miller

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/13Mar19-Jerry-Miller-FarmersOnly-1.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)People often ask, do you really travel to all the places you feature on the show.  The answer is yes,…

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Posted in American Countryside South Dakota

History and Heritage

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/12Mar19-Lakota-Museum-2.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)There was a time when one’s heritage and culture was repressed in school.  As time passed, many places realized that…

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Posted in American Countryside South Dakota

A Museum That Share the Heritage of Its People

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/03/11Mar19-Lakota-Museum-1.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)This museum tells of the heritage of a people…but one of the most striking things to me is the ability…

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Posted in American Countryside North Dakota

The Story of Louie L’amour

http://americancountryside.com/wp-content/gems/2019/02/08Mar19-Louis-Lamour.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:01 — 2.1MB)If you’re like me, you probably heard many fascinating tales from your grandparents when you were a kid.  Their stories…

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