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.
Andrew Hanegmon talks to Milt Lee on Call of the Wild about Iron Range Makerspace in Hibbing, a DYI space that offers access to equipment and tooling for creative people to use for a monthly membership fee.
Adopting a 100% local diet would have a huge economic impact--almost $1 billion--in the western Lake Superior region. It would also add thousands of jobs. That's the message of David Abazs, researcher, farmer and keynote speaker at the 9th Annual Iron Range Earth Fest.