MPR Member Benefits

In addition to making a difference in your community, there are a range of benefits that MPR Members can enjoy, including presales and discounts on MPR events, special perks at The Fitzgerald Theater, and a weekly newsletter featuring special Members-only offers.

Chinook Book

There are over 400 offers throughout Minnesota! If you’re an MPR Member contributing $120 a year ($10 a month) or more, you now have access to special offers throughout Minnesota from the Chinook Book mobile app! It’s a new way to thank you for your MPR Membership – and to help you discover local and sustainable business in your community.

Explore Chinook Book offers

Check out the Chinook Book offers page to search your area for discounts and deals.

Become eligible for the Chinook Book benefits

Join as an MPR Member today at the $10 a month level or increase your existing membership to access to this special Member benefit. All MPR Members contributing $10 a month, or $120 during a calendar year are eligible.

Activate your Chinook Book app

Never used the Chinook Book app before? From your mobile phone, download the app from and create an account by entering your email address and creating a password. You will then be prompted to enter an activation code. You’ll find your unique 17 digit activation code in the email sent to you by Minnesota Public Radio.

Your offers can be shared with anyone in your household who uses the same Chinook Book account.

Refill your Chinook Book account

Already have the app? Tap the More… menu in the lower right corner and select Enter Activation Code. You’ll find your unique 17-digit activation code in the email sent to you by Minnesota Public Radio. Find more answers in the Chinook Book help center.