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Hosts Kelly Burdick and Christina Knott return to the pages of history for stories that still matter today.

Mar 3, 2020

We're back!

Sickness, snow and school breaks have slowed us but not stopped us. Kelly Burdick and Christina Knott talk about the news and history connections that happened throughout the month of February from the corona virus and the Spanish flu and how the city's pigeon problems compare to crows today. And more.

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Jan 5, 2020

For the new year of 2020, Christina Knott digs up 20 interesting facts about New York's north country. How many do you know?? Listen and find out.

Episode is edited by Christina Knott. Intro music is "Nobody Calls It San Fran" by Coyote Hearing. Outro music is "The Papergirl" by The Whole Other. Browse our new merch at


Jul 28, 2019

Special guest host Dennis O'Brien joins Christina for a look back at north country happenings this week, from renovations of a 100-year-old Civil War monument, a loose local connection to a major murder trial and a stern edict from our favorite past Chief of Police, E.J. Singleton.

Episode is edited by Christina Knott....


Jul 21, 2019

New drivers are encouraged to advertise their inexperience, near beer is a miss and some domestic disputes hit the newspapers of the past. Kelly and Christina discuss.

Episode is edited by Christina Knott. Music is "Rubber Robot" by Poddinton Bear. Follow us on Facebook or Instagram for fun extras and to learn more...


Jul 14, 2019

This special episode of History Highlights, we follow the local coverage of the NASA moon landing 50 years ago in 1969. We talk about local reactions, thoughts from foreign visitors in the U.S. that week, controversy and protests and the new frontier of exploration.

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