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MPR Board Meeting

The Board of Trustees of Minnesota Public Radio | American Public Media will hold their quarterly meeting on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at the MPR|APM Broadcast Center, 480 Cedar Street, Saint Paul, MN 55101. The meeting will run from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm. It will begin at 12:30 pm with a closed session for the Board to consider confidential personnel and contractual matters. It is otherwise an open meeting, the public session begins about 12:50 pm.

Oil booms

Telltale rainbow sheens show thousands of spills across the Gulf

Since the disastrous BP spill in 2010, environmentalists have kept watch over Lousisiana's coastline. One consortium says there's far more oil leaking into the Gulf than companies are reporting.

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Top Coast Festival: Big Ideas, New Solutions, May 31 – June 1, 2014

Join with 1,000 other thinkers and doers for two days of headline presentations, symposia, workshops and solution-finding in the heart of the Twin Cities. Hosted by your favorite public radio personalities and featuring top-class speakers from around the country, MPR News' inaugural Top Coast Festival will be a weekend like no other.

Festival registration now open to MPR members.
Visit the Top Coast Festival website for more information.

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