Chuck talks about how the fake news DOES apply to those of us who live in rural areas....because media doesn't come from small towns, it comes from large urban areas. So the news that we see on TV, read in papers and listen to on the radio, isn't news from where we live. Sometimes it feels fake.
What does it mean to be rural? What do urban people think rural means? These are the questions our conservative commentator Chuck Marohn and liberal Aaron Brown tackle in our next series of Dig Deep....
Longtime Iron Range leader - Legislator and Commissioner - Tom Rukavina died Monday. We'll be talking about his lasting impact on the Iron Range this week on the Morning Show, here's the thoughts of Scott Hall who interviewed him many times while he was KAXE's News Director. Aaron Brown also shares his memories.
Tune in Friday at 7:20am, Marshall Helmberger from the Timberjay gives us an overview of his impact on the region.
Minn Post state government reporter Peter Callaghan was our guest this morning - he's been covering the start of the MN Legislative Session and told us about the gun legislation being proposed and how the parties feel about it, recent press conferences including the bipartisan MN response to partial federal government shutdown - as well as information on the four MN Republican House members