6-15-2018 David Housewright, award-winning Author and Novelist

David Housewright is not only an acclaimed author, but he has been recognized by his peers with numerous awards, including an Edgar (the writers equivalent of an Oscar). His latest novel in the Rushmore McKenzie series, “Like to Die,” set in Minnesota, was released on June 19th to excellent reviews, and he and ALAN talk about the rigors of the writing craft in today’s world.
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6-15-2018 Angie Craig, Candidate for Congress MN-CD2

Angie Craig, the only candidate for Congress from Minnesota’s 2nd Cngressional District who actually lives in the district, discusses with guest host HOLLY JENKINS her plans for the future, her pledge to hold a Town Meeting every month, open to all and not just those pre-selected few who hold tickets, reinforcing her style of dealing directly with her constituents and not long distance, as her opponent has been doing for the past two years.
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6-1-2018 Brian Freeman, Author and Novelist

Brian Freeman is not only the #1 Amazon author of psychological thrillers, but his books are sold in over 40 countries and in over 20 languages. His latest, in the Jonathan Stride series is entitled Alter Ego, and he discussed the book, its inspiration, and some of his creative methods with guest host and fellow author Prof. Richard Logan.
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6-1-2018 Jim McDonald, Eagan Chief of Police

Eagan Police Chief Jim McDonald, has been in law enforcement for 30 years, and has served as Chief in Eagan for 11. Interviewed by guest host Holly Jenkins, he discussed his career, and many of the innovations which have marked his tenure. He looks forward to spending more time with his family, and will be succeeded by Deputy Chief Roger New.
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6-1-2018 Joe Atkins, Dakota County Commissioner

Dakota County Commissioner, Joe Atkins has been a regular guest on “Access” over the years. Joe has served on the School Board, as a city Mayor and was elected to seven terms in the MN House of Representatives before election as a Commissioner. Interviewed by guest host Stephen Blair Venable, Joe reviewed his long career in public service.
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5-4-2018 Miriam Lebowitz and Josh Groven

Guest host HOLLY JENKINS chats with Eagan High School Seniors MIRIAM LEBOWITZ and JOSH GROVEN about their efforts organizing the student protests at EHS following the Parkland shooting tragedy. Miriam was instrumental in setting up the walkout. They also discussed student action concerning assault weapons, gun registration, and Josh told of being made to feel unwelcome at a legislative hearing in the MN House.
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