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St. Paul, Minnesota
Host, Morning Edition — Minnesota Public Radio
As seen in:  Minnesota Public Radio

Heard on the radio. (Mn. Public Radio's Morning Edition host) Seen on TV. (TPT's Almanac program) Author. Filmmaker. Lover of horses, history and road trips.

'Living While Dying' episode 23: The stress of caregiving — Bruce Kramer and his wife Ev Emerson discuss how their relationship has evolved as she has taken on the role of caregiver.

First-place Vikings host second-place Packers Sunday — MPR's Cathy Wurzer talks with Howard Sinker, a digital sports editor for the Star Tribune, about the surprising showdown between the division's top two teams.

Mpls. has asked for outside help before probing police incidents

Eagles of Death Metal cancels European tour

'Living While Dying' episode 22: Teaching doctors — Bruce Kramer felt that the doctor who first told him that he had ALS did not deliver the devastating news with the proper compassion.

Veterans museum shares soldiers' stories in their own words — On this Veterans' Day we travel to Perham, Minn. The small town just off Highway 10, near Detroit Lakes, is home to the "In Their Own Words" Veterans Museum.

Assessing the usefulness of MNsure's new shopping tool — Open enrollment for individual health insurance plans got underway over the weekend and so far MNsure reports that its computer systems and call center are operating that way they are supposed to. Earlier this week the site got an important addition-- a comparison shopping tool designed to help people make the best decision about what plan best suits them.

Talking About Death Can Be Scary — I'm used to some amount of ridicule and rejection. I'm a broadcast journalist. In my days as a TV news anchor, and now the co-host of a long-running public affairs show on public television in Minnesota, everything from my hairstyle to clothing choice to the bags under my eyes are scrutinized and commented on, and sometimes the comments are cutting and rude.
Nov 04, 2015

RT @NextAvenue: It shouldn’t be a taboo topic, but when @CathyWurzer talked about it during a recent speech, people walked out. Why?

Nov 05, 2015

RT @REUNIONCare: It shouldn’t be a taboo topic @CathyWurzer talked during a recent speech, ppl walked out. Why? via @NextAvenue

'Living While Dying' episode 21: Wrestling with angels

Fairview to pilot video conferences for patients at home — Fairview expects this service to be especially beneficial to patients in hospice or palliative care. The project is funded by a $35,000 grant from the Cardinal Health Foundation.
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Nov 27, 2015

Having a Thanksgiving food fest hangover. Looking for the nearest gym! You? Working? Shopping? Relaxing?

Nov 24, 2015

The latest on the shooting near #JamarClark encampment outside 4th precinct. Snow tomorrow, first measurable in metro. @MPRnews for deets.

Nov 24, 2015

Fast moving overnight news: Police looking for suspects in shootings near 4th precinct. 5 people hurt. Latest @MPRnews @5am

Nov 24, 2015

RT @MPRnews: Minneapolis police say 5 shot near protest scene in the 4th Precinct. Live updates:

Nov 23, 2015

Foodie peeps: where would take an out of town friend for a fab dining experience in the TC?!?

Nov 23, 2015

RT @R_T_Rybak: Fond memories of growing up listening to Boone and Erickson on WCCO. Thanks for tribute @CathyWurzer

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