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'Facing West' Podcast Looks At Political Divide In Idaho And Mountain West States

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As the country continues to wait anxiously for the results of the presidential election, one thing is for sure: we remain a deeply polarized nation. That’s the focus of the first season of a new podcast called “Facing West” from the Mountain West News Bureau

Community engagement reporter Nate Hegyi is the host and he joins Idaho Matters live to tell us about a cross-region bicycle tour he made this fall to learn from people on both sides of the divide.

 

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Frankie Barnhill is the Senior Producer of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show and podcast. She's always interested in hearing surprising and enlightening stories about life in the West. Have an idea for Idaho Matters? Drop her a line!