Posted at 3:28 PM on December 11, 2009
by Julia Schrenkler
On MPR's News Cut blog, Bob Collins asks: Why live in rural Minnesota? He explains
There's been a two-pronged approach today on Minnesota Public Radio to an old Minnesota problem: Keeping rural Minnesota vital in an era when young people, in particular, tend to move away. I'm not sure we've found answers.
Do you have the answers? A theory? An experience?
* Replay the online forum: Is there a youth brain drain in rural Minnesota?
* Inform our coverage: How should we keep young people from leaving your small town?
* MinnEcon: Leaving Minnesota? Keeping young engineers
* MPR.org Archives: The Future of Small Towns Idea Generator