Rural communities worried about shrinking populations and fewer jobs. Low-income people for whom solar energy is out of reach financially or not an option because they rent. But what if an entire community could have a solar energy system, and folks already qualifying for energy assistance could get those benefits, too? Could there really be an option that's good for the environment, helps lift people out of poverty and provides jobs and economic development or small communities? Rural Renewable
This Northern Minnesota country blues guitarist is known for his collaboration with Bob Bingham in Bingham and Thorne, but regularly performs solo as well. We caught up with Thorne and heard some tunes when he joined us in the studio on January 7, 2019 while he was in the midst of a regular Monday evening gig at the At Sara's Table/Chester Creek Cafe wine bar in Duluth. At Sara's Table/Chester Creek Cafe
A free chance for folks of all ages to do some creating this week, brought to you by the Superior Public Library ... College is back in session this week and that's a reminder that there are new student shows up at the Tweed Museum of Art every week. Instead of blowing through a gallery, sparing only a few seconds for each work, Annie recommends picking a piece you like, setting a timer for two minutes, and then just looking at it carefully. And she pays tribute to Paul McIntyre, a longtime...
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