As it is Mrs. News Cut’s ancestral homeland, and one of the most gorgeous places in the country, I have a soft spot for all things Vermont. I also have a soft spot for Olympic athletes who aren’t full of themselves.
So it’s win-win when it comes to talking about Hannah Teter, an NBC profile of whom should lead to more people looking in the mirror.
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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