The Story of a Town

How did your hometown become the place it is today? And how will it continue to change to keep up with the modern world? Three students in Lanesboro, MN have completed their ambitious documentary film project, in collaboration with Lanesboro Arts and Sandy Webb at the Lanesboro History Museum, that seeks to answer these questions […]

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The Rural-Urban Divide is Clear, but Major Policy Change May Have to Wait

by: Timothy Lindberg, Assistant Professor of Political Science, and Roger Rose, Director of Center for Small Towns The blog here at the Center for Small Towns rarely dives into political patterns, largely for practical reasons. As our work centers mostly on the challenges confronting regional communities and organizations, it is hard to draw meaningful conclusions and […]

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