Most Minnesota gardeners would like to expand their growing season. Timberjay Newspaper publisher Marshall Helmberger has found a way and recently led a class titled Build Your Own Solar Greenhouse in Virginia. Close to Home host Grant Frashier was there and talked with Marshall.
exhibit at the Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm that tells the story of the 1916 Mesabi Iron Range strike. It was a bitter and bloody struggle of a largely immigrant workforce battling the worlds first billion dollar company for fair wages and fair working conditions. Host Grant Frashier talks with Minnesota Discovery Center Curator Allyse Freeman about the strike and the exhibit.