About This Show
Our Americana is a weekly podcast that explores community through the stories of Small Town America. Each week the podcast heads to a new town, to talk to the locals about their lives, their histories, their relationships, and the stories that impact, cultivate, & challenge their community.
Most Recent Episode
Gold River, British Columbia: Part 1 (Luna the Whale)
6 days ago
(Original broadcast: 9/15/16) In 2001, the small town of Gold River was adopted by a baby orca. Over the next five years, Luna the Whale would both unite and spark debate amongst the previously segregated town. And he would put this isolated Vancouver Island community on the map and at the forefront of an even bigger conversation about what happens when conservation and humanity collide.
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