Join us for Vital Connections On Air, a free podcast from University of Minnesota Extension Center for Community Vitality. We explore the trends and topics important to Minnesota communities and their leaders.
You'll hear about research from the University of Minnesota and Extension, as well as inspiring stories from local communities and organizations.
Are social roots keeping people in Northeast Minnesota? Listen as members of ReGen talk about the importance of community connections and share how they became the people they'd been in other communities as Iron Rangers.
Many Minnesota communities are experiencing a leadership shortage. Hear about why this is happening and what communities can do to better engage newcomers to help fill leadership roles.
Communities have the power to tell their own story. Litchfield, Minnesota has been working to create a narrative that is optimistic and focused on the future.
We often hear that small, rural communities are disappearing. Ben Winchester, Senior Research Fellow for U of M Extension's Center for Community Vitality, joins us to talk about what is actually happening.
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