Delta expected to get $5.9M Minn. loan Minnesota officials this week are expected to back a $5.9 million state loan to Delta Air Lines to expand a reservation sales center on the Iron Range.November 5, 2013
Red Wing Pottery plans to close by year's end Competition from bigger retailers and foreign manufacturers is forcing the owner of Red Wing Pottery to find a buyer for the iconic stoneware company or shut it down by year's end.November 5, 2013
'My town is ...' video gets legs; what's your town? Last winter, MPR News sent the photographer team of Jenn Ackerman and Tim Gruber crisscrossing the state to help us tell the story of "Fighting for an American Countryside," a downloadable eBook project on rural Minnesotans striving to create lives and communities of value amid a sizable set of challenges. In the course of shooting hundreds of photos and hours of video, Jenn and Tim hit on the idea of simply asking people in front of a camera to finish this sentence: "My town is ..."
Their poignant four-minute video is part of the eBook.August 23, 2013