About This Show
MinneStory is a podcast that gathers personal stories about community from Minnesotans living in rural and urban areas around the state. We don’t claim to have the answers, or know how to “fix” the much-discussed “rural-urban divide.” But we have a hunch that it starts with listening.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 5: International Owl Center
Episode 5 features an unexpected small town treasure: The International Owl Center in Houston, MN. It’s the only center of it’s kind in the U.S., and brings people from all over the country to small town Houston for their live owls and programs. Executive Director Karla Bloem talks about the owls’ personalities, the center’s role in the community and tourism, and their future plans for expansion.