James Fallows, the correspondent for The Atlantic, has always had a soft spot for Duluth. The plane that he flies around the country, reporting on America’s overlooked communities, was built there.
So it’s not surprising that he gave the city a heaping helping of love in the CBS Sunday Morning segment on towns on the rise that included a beermaker in Duluth.
About the blogger
Bob Collins retired from Minnesota Public Radio in 2019 after 12 years of writing NewsCut and pointing out to complainants that posts weren’t news stories. A son of Massachusetts, he was a news editor 1992-1998, created the MPR News regional website in 1999, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.