Stories

Choosing Rural Minnesota

  • How do you become a successful chef/entrepreneur in lakes country of western Minnesota? It helps if you love the area, don’t mind hard work, enjoy your customers, and like to be in control of your own future.

  • What if you never had a reason to leave the area where you grew up? Even though she has had opportunities, Otter Tail County District Court Judge Barb Hanson has never seriously considered living outside of “lakes country” Minnesota.