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Twenty Years At Tallgrass, The Father Of Basketball Coaching, And The Weekend To-Do List

Miguel Vieira
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During the 20th year of the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, outside of Strong City, Kansas, a new documentary explores how the park was created and is sustained. Then, we learn about the life of Forrest "Phog" Allen, who amassed 590 wins in 39 seasons coaching the KU men's basketball team. Finally, Brian McTavish shares the last Weekend To-Do List of 2016.

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Luke X. Martin is a reporter focusing on race, culture and ethnicity for KCUR 89.3. Contact him at or on Twitter, @lukexmartin.