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Tracy never knew her Father and she never knew that she even wanted to.

But one day fate handed her an opportunity.

Producer:  Rita Daniels

Paul and his wife already had two young sons, and thought that their family was complete. But when a young orphan literally washed up into his arms,  Paul had to take her in.  

Producer: Stephanie Foo

Sarah didn’t know much about her grandfather, until she started finding messages he left behind.

Producers: Sarah Neal and Mitzi Mock

When an aging man decides to provide for two needy children, becoming a "financial father" proves more complicated than he thought . . .

Producer: Jenny Asarnow

They didn’t care if Victor said he wasn’t going to college... because he already passed the test.

Producer:  Mark Ristich

For Father’s Day, a nine-year-old boy is taken on a Father-Son backpacking trip through the Sierra Mountains. When the campers arrive at a Lake without fishing poles, the young boy innovates a new way to fish.

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Producer: Pat Mesiti-Miller

Wherein Glynn hangs out with the wrong crowd . . .

Producer: Pat Mesiti-Miller

Lhakpa Tsering set himself on fire to protest China's occupation of Tibet.  Producer Lea Thau asks "Why did a young, fun-loving, part-time comedian risk his life?"

 

Originally produced for Lea Thau's podcast "Strangers" funded by KCRW's Independent Producer's Project.

 

Producer: Lea Thau with Nick van der Kolk

In Sri Lanka, a dirty civil war between the government and the ethnic rebel group the Tamil Tigers grew ever more deadly. Producer Anna Sussman discovered one of the more insidious aspects of civil conflict.

 

Producer: Anna Sussman

 

When hundreds of headless walruses wash up on the Alaska coastline, there’s only one guy the United States government knows to call--Ken Goddard.

Check out some pictures of the investigation here:
www.flickr.com/photos/48446000@N…2157634097635820/

Producer: Stephanie Foo

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