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APM Reports · [email protected]
January 13, 2021 at 2:09 PM

NEW INVESTIGATION: Public housing near polluted Superfund sites

APM Reports More than 9,000 federally subsidized housing properties sit within a mile of a Superfund site.   Thousands of public housing residents live near the most polluted places in the nation — and the government has done little to protect them by Ange…
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December 7, 2020 at 3:05 PM

How private money helped save the election

APM Reports $350 million from Mark Zuckerberg paid for staff, ballot-scanning machines, protective gear, and rental space   How private money helped save the election by Geoff Hing, Sabby Robinson, Tom Scheck, and Gracie Stockton After Congress failed to …
In the Dark · [email protected]
November 25, 2020 at 3:05 PM

You’re invited: In the Dark Zoom holiday party ft. Madeleine Baran and Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl

APM Reports Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. CT.   This Giving Tuesday, join your fellow In the Dark fans at a Zoom Holiday Party featuring a conversation between host and lead reporter Madeleine Baran and Mpls.St.Paul Magazine senior writer Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl. …
APM Reports · [email protected]
October 31, 2020 at 12:00 PM

The last days of Wisconsin's pandemic election

APM Reports Our reporters fan out across Wisconsin to see how the state is handling its pandemic election.   The last days of Wisconsin's pandemic election by Geoff Hing, Sabby Robinson, Tom Scheck, and Gracie Stockton The critical swing state that had a …
In the Dark · [email protected]
October 14, 2020 at 6:12 AM

Episode 20: Curtis Flowers

APM Reports This is the final episode of Season 2.   Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Episode 20: Curtis Flowers In a recent, hours-long conversation with In the Dark host Madeleine Baran, Curtis Flowers looked back on his life, and its extraordinary twists …
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September 28, 2020 at 1:02 PM

NEW INVESTIGATION: 'Youth were abused here'

APM Reports Sequel took in some of the most difficult-to-treat children while keeping costs low in pursuit of profit and expansion.   More than 40 states have sent their most vulnerable kids to facilities run by a for-profit company. Many were abused there…
Madeleine Baran, host of In the Dark · [email protected]
September 5, 2020 at 3:00 PM

From death row to freedom

Your support sets us apart. There won’t be a seventh trial for Curtis Flowers. The state of Mississippi has dropped all charges against him. For more than two years, you’ve heard me and my team uncovering the facts and bringing you the story of Curti…
In the Dark · [email protected]
September 5, 2020 at 9:05 AM

Episode 19: Freedom

APM Reports Curtis Flowers' two-decade saga comes to an end.   Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Episode 19: Freedom We just finished a new episode about Friday's developments in the Curtis Flowers case: The Mississippi Attorney General's Office dropped all c…
In the Dark · [email protected]
September 4, 2020 at 9:26 PM

BREAKING NEWS: Charges against Curtis Flowers are dropped

APM Reports It's over.   Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Charges against Curtis Flowers dropped by Parker Yesko At long last, Curtis Flowers is free. The Mississippi man endured nearly 23 years behind bars, six trials, four death sentences and, most recentl…
APM Reports · [email protected]
August 14, 2020 at 3:57 PM

NEW DOCUMENTARY: Confronting race on campus

APM Reports "Black Mizzou" is a thriving campus-within-a-campus that Black students have built to make the school a more welcoming place.   This is the final education documentary of our back-to-school season. You can listen to it and subscribe to the Educ…
APM Reports · [email protected]
August 12, 2020 at 4:23 PM

Postal delivery scores in five battleground states are missing targets as mail voting increases

APM Reports Tens of thousands of mailed ballots will be at risk for late delivery.   Postal delivery scores in five battleground states are missing targets as mail voting increases by Tom Scheck, Geoff Hing, and Dee J. Hall Based on its own performance me…
APM Reports · [email protected]
July 29, 2020 at 3:31 PM

NEW DOCUMENTARY: Covid on Campus

APM Reports Coronavirus disrupts higher education, magnifies inequities and accelerates change.   Over the next three weeks, we'll be releasing three audio documentaries about education. You can listen via the Educate podcast feed on Apple, Spotify and all…
APM Reports · [email protected]
July 23, 2020 at 5:20 PM

NEW INVESTIGATION: Wisconsin's high absentee volume and ballot errors

APM Reports Voters there missed the fine print and the elections staff was overwhelmed.   A national forewarning: Wisconsin's high absentee volume and ballot errors by Tom Scheck, Geoff Hing and Dee J. Hall For months, President Trump has alleged without e…
In the Dark · [email protected]
July 17, 2020 at 8:00 PM

Survey: Your feedback will help us make the podcast.

APM Reports This should only take about 10 minutes.   Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Audience Survey Between seasons, we're hoping to learn a little more about our podcast audience. We've designed a survey to collect your feedback about the show: What do y…
APM Reports · [email protected]
July 15, 2020 at 2:00 PM

NEW INVESTIGATION: How Washington, D.C., mishandled its response to the coronavirus

APM Reports District officials were slow to help Black residents deal with the pandemic.   How Washington, D.C., mishandled its response to the coronavirus by Christopher Peak The coronavirus has left close to 10,950 infected and 570 dead in Washington, D.…
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June 30, 2020 at 11:00 AM

What happened at Minneapolis' 3rd Precinct — and what it means

APM Reports Minneapolis city leaders made the unprecedented decision to abandon a police station.   What happened at Minneapolis' 3rd Precinct by Angela Caputo, Will Craft and Curtis Gilbert Faced with angry, violent protesters after George Floyd's death, …
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June 18, 2020 at 2:25 AM

Atlanta cop who killed Rayshard Brooks had prior controversial shooting

APM Reports Officer Garrett Rolfe was involved in a questionable and bizarre 2015 incident.   Atlanta cop who killed Rayshard Brooks had prior controversial shooting The Atlanta police officer who recently killed Rayshard Brooks was involved in another con…
In the Dark · [email protected]
June 11, 2020 at 3:00 PM

Coronavirus in the Delta, Episode 6: Delta State

APM Reports Covid-19 upends football in the South.   Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Coronavirus in the Delta Episode 6: Delta State When the coronavirus pandemic hit in March, the Delta State University football team was about to start spring practice. Mor…
In the Dark · [email protected]
May 28, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Coronavirus in the Delta, Episode 5: Geno

APM Reports A judge releases every inmate she had in jail ... except one.   Double your impact. For the next 10 days, the American Public Media Board of Directors will match your donation, dollar for dollar, up to $50,000! DONATE …
In the Dark · [email protected]
May 21, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Coronavirus in the Delta, Episode 4: Watermelon Slim

APM Reports Time to hear from a blues singer.   Twitter | Instagram | Facebook Coronavirus in the Delta Episode 4: Watermelon Slim Clarksdale, Mississippi, is known for the blues. The Delta city of 15,000 lies at the intersection of state highways 61 and 4…