Aaron and Chuck join Heidi in the KAXE studios in Grand Rapids.
In this WEB/PODCAST exclusive Dig Deep conversation liberal Aaron Brown and conservative Chuck Marohn talk with KAXE/KBXE News Director Heidi Holtan about the planned August 21st rural MN Governor forum at the Reif Center in Grand Rapids.
Heidi Holtan: Listening to dig deep on Northern Community radio. I'm Heidi Holton with Aaron Brown or liberal commentator and Chuck Marohn is our conservative commentator today. We are talking about. Small towns. Our small towns of northern Minnesota and how to get things done. Is there a Magic Bullet? We in our prior conversations about what a university of four-year University be that silver bullet that would change everything.
*Dig Deep – Where Is the White Knight in our Small Towns of Minnesota? Pt. 1
Heidi: You're listening to Dig Deep on Northern Community Radio it's where we pair conservative commentator Chuck Marohn with our liberal commentator Aaron Brown. Thanks for being back you guys. I'm Heidi Holtan.
Chuck and Aaron discuss why they do Dig Deep - why it is important to not only TALK to people who have different opinions than you, but to LISTEN. They also talk fake news and take questions from the audience.
Rep. Erin Murphy is a DFL legislator from St. Paul (64A). She was the first person to announce she is running for MN Governor in 2018 and this week, while she was on a tour in northern MN, she joined us in the studio for Making Sausage. You can read Patrick Condon's piece from the Star Tribune here.
In this final installment they talk about class and how it affects urban vs. rural people and how class affected the Trump effect in the last presidential election. Here are some of the books mentioned in this month's Dig Deep: