Dig Deep

Segment on Morning Show

Our commentators - Aaron Brown and Chuck Marohn began the conversation about the State of Rural by telling us about their upbringing, political beginnings and why they choose to live in rural Minnesota. 

Heidi Holtan

In our July series we'll take up the topic of immigration with our liberal commentator Aaron Brown and conservative Chuck Marohn.  They look at their immigrant roots in MN.  They reminded us that unless you are a Native American or an ancestor of a slave - you are an immigrant in America.  What stories do you know from your family?  What DIDN'T they tell you?  We'll keep this conversation going all week and get into current immigration policies and politics. 

Aaron Brown of Minnesota Brown and Chuck Marohn of Strong Towns take listener questions at our live dig deep event on MN politics.

Sarah Bignall

Thanks to everyone who came to the live DIG DEEP event with Aaron Brown and Chuck Marohn.  Politics in Minnesota was the topic, and many gave us feedback that they understood the races a little better.  Do you appreciate that Aaron and Chuck, coming from different schools of political thought, listen and speak respectfully to each other?  Support KAXE/KBXE, and indepdendent NPR affiliate that produces groundbreaking

Chuck and Aaron Dig Deeper yet by discussing the end of the MN Legislative Session this year and the governor's vetoes. 

Crow Wing County Historical Society

Aaron and Chuck continue the conversation on the closing of major retail stores like Herberger's by looking to the future.  They differ on what should/could happen.  What do you think?  What would make your town better?  Email us! 

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