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.
As The Story celebrates the work of oral historian and broadcaster Studs Terkel, Dick interviews a woman who was laid off and found herself offered a job as captain of a river ferry.
One NYC subway driver copes with hitting people who jump or fall on to the tracks.
After his job was eliminated, Dominick Brocato spent two years looking for work.
Stories of perfect hills covered in snow and ice and sledding all the way down.
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.
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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