Area Voices tells the arts, culture and history stories of northern Minnesota. In this segment of Area Voices, we learn about a native northern Minnesotan who is making history. Anne McKeig is a descendent of the White Earth Nation.
We continue our Strong Women series with a family of women who are making their mark in business, in culture and in fashion. Laura Connelly and I got to spend an hour talking with Delina, Lavender and Snowy about their connection to the past, their business and what it means to be strong. Check out I Am Anishinaabe to find out more.
We continue our Strong Women series with an analysis of a focus group recently held at KAXE in Grand Rapids. Laura Connelly lead the conversation - she's a recipient of a Bush Fellowship and studies and leads conversations with a focus on human-centered design.
This week on our political conversation Making Sausage DFL Commentator Colleen Nardone and I had the chance to talk about the end of the MN Legislative Session with the House Minority Leader Representative Melissa Hortman. She gave us the inside scoop and we also talked with her about the speech she gave on the floor of the MN House that got her national recognition.