It's been a contentious, dramatic primary season in Minnesota. Now we are in the road to election day Tuesday November 6th where the next Governor of Minnesota will be elected. All year we had been meeting the people running for Governor on KAXE/KBXE and had planned a Governor's forum in Grand Rapids one week after primaries. Unfortunately we learned neither candidate could make it. That didn't
There is an unresolved and complicated story right now that has the biggest steel companies in North America and the world fighting over valuable ore deposits near Nashwauk. Though not exactly the same issue it's also interesting to note that steelworkers unions at three of the mines have authorized a strike vote. It's complex and a messy story, so of course we enlisted
Today we continued the conversation of questions we'd like to pose to the next Governor of Minnesota. Chuck Marohn tells us why Local Government Aid is an issue he thinks they should address. Dig Deep pairs conservative Chuck Marohn with liberal Aaron Brown. Let us know if you have a topic you think they should address. And sign up for the podcast!
Rose Roach joined us this morning. She's the Executive Director of the Minnesota Nurses Assocation. They describe themselves as:
We are 22,000 dedicated RNs and other healthcare professionals in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa, who promote the professional, economic, and personal well-being of nurses through collective action. Our members care for patients in hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, and other healthcare settings.