"The Strike is On" on Midday

Aug 7, 1997
Topics: Business
Mark Heistad, Sara Meyer, Gary Eichten

Midday rebroadcasts a Minnesota Public Radio documentary about the 1934 Minneapolis truckers strike and the early years of the labor movement in Minnesota. The documentary is called, "The Strike is On.", reported and produced by Mark Heistad.   

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Midday was a daily two-hour news program broadcasting a variety of public affairs programming covering politics, education, business, world affairs, and sports.