Dick speaks with Deb Watterson who lives in a Timbisha Shoshone community in California that may lose bus service for school children. She talks about not wanting to leave her community and not being able to homeschool her daughter.
Writer Ann Hood tells Dick about her Italian-American family’s rowdy Thanksgiving dinners.
Dick speaks to Nick Berry, a bike messenger in Manhattan, shortly after the storm.
In high school, Mike Baab worked as an undercover liquor operative for the Washington State Liquor Control Board.
Kevin Williams tells The Story's Phoebe Judge how he convinced this Amish family to write about themselves, and the trouble of making a newspaper column without electricity.
Phil Connors has been fire spotting on the edge of the Gila National Forest since 2002, he tells us about the summer's mega-fires.
Cathy N. Davidson, of Duke University, on why distraction is a good thing.
When she was 12, Brittany McArdle left a note on a plane. Years later, she learned through the public art blog Postsecret that it had inspired a wedding proposal.
Dick talks with a former officer of a cruise ship, Jay Herrin, who has been on board when a ship has run aground, as well as sailed through a hurricane.
Al Clawson is a home forecloser, and has worked on some of the more than 200,000 homes in Michigan which have slipped into foreclosure in the past 18 months.
Producers Alex Kotlowitz and Amy Drozdowska capture the unfolding connection between a man and his adopted son.
Lauren Valentino and Jarratt Moody went on a trip to visit some 70 state parks in California that are slated to be closed to save money.
Brett Meyers of Youth Radio captures the voices of high schoolers at Hopi High in Arizona as they speak about their connection to the Hopi language.
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