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Greg Barron Listens to audio

Greg Barron is a Peabody award winning reporter who worked in the MPR newsroom in the early 1970s.

This Week in History

Pollution Control Agency proposes environmental control agency

1972
Sep 29, 1972

Environmental bill of rights. Department of labor and industry. Pollution Control Agency Russell Doughty. Environmental bill of rights. Standards for the use of pesticides. Blackouts. Energy conservation. Reusable energy.

Northwest aircraft mechanics' strike

1972
Sep 29, 1972

Northwest airline mechanic talks about the effect of the strike on the staff, their inter-relationships and their licenses.

Daybreak rally for human dignity

1972
Sep 29, 1972

Connie Belfour (sp?), Special Project for the Urban Coalition offers counseling services to help start community programs and organize grassroots efforts. Daybreak rally offered as a way to get people together to try to find solutions for the community.