A new Blandin Foundation survey of rural Minnesotans shows sunbstantial contrasts among regions, particularly between the southwestern prairies and the northeastern woods.
After years of controversy, the city council in Virginia, Minn., voted Tuesday to affiliate the city’s financially troubled hospital with Essentia Health in Duluth, a growing outstate Minnesota health care organization.
Outstate members of our Public Insight Network described factors that divide their communities, from mining issues to race and religious differences.
A lively chat about Minnesota’s microbrew culture covered the waterfront, from what sets local beers apart to what beers pair well with bacon.
On Thursday, MPR’s Ground Level project will host an online chat about the emerging microbrew culture in Minnesota.
Some 200 people joined a spirited conversation about the economic future of northeastern Minnesota’s Arrowhead region.
MPR News and Northlands NewsCenter are hosting a forum in Duluth this evening to let residents of the Arrowhead look into their economic future.
MPR talked with Public Insight sources from the Cook County region to ask them what affect a multi-million broadband project will have for business development.
A Duluth arts fair was aimed at getting artists together with retailers who ply the Arrowhead tourist trade.