Joe Lueken owns Lueken's Village Foods in Bemidiji, Minnesota. He's retiring, and giving his grocery store to his employees. His ESOP, Employee Stock Ownership Plan, has delighted staff.
We go on a tour of an abandoned geodesic dome designed by Buckminster Fuller.
In our final RE:WORKING show, Sean Cole brings us the stories of day laborers as they repair homes that were flooded and damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
Phoebe Judge speaks with writer Alexandra Fuller about growing up in Africa.
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.
Brad Tobin, a teacher from the closest high school to the shooting in an Aurora, Colo., movie theater last month, talks about helping students cope with trauma.
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.
A McDonald's employee demands higher wages.
Music with David Schulman.
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