Plains Newcomers, Then and Now

For generations, the central plains have been a place for some people to escape to, finding new lives among the expansive horizons. Today, we’ll hear two stories of newcomers to the plains—one that takes a look back at an unexpected part of early settler history, and one that looks at how today’s new arrivals get some help settling in.

Ariana Brocious

Theme music by the Talbott Brothers. Other music excerpted: "Help Us" by Alan Baker (De Wolfe Music).

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