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....
We Are All Criminals is an exhibit and community conversation for the month of September in Itasca County. Samson Longtin is the Business Equity Liaison with AEOA. Heidi Holtan and John Bauer spoke with Samson on Realities to Re-Entry.
It's part 2 of our podcast on jobs. This time Aaron and Chuck are looking at what increased productivity that was supposed to mean workers would have more time for learning or families or becoming entrepreneurs. But automation and increased productivity often meant a loss of jobs and a change in community.
When the iron mines layoff workers or shut down, we hear about programs to assist them and training to move into other jobs. What about retail workers? On Dig Deep liberal Aaron Brown and conservative Chuck Marohn look at those jobs and what it means. Aaron wrote in his blog, Minnesota Brown: