Season 4

Compass is a weekly discussion of public policy and important issues facing local communities in Pioneer's viewing area. Compass covers issues facing our religious and faith communities, local road transportation needs, changing times in city and county government and how Minnesota’s court system addresses rural needs to provide equal justice in our diverse state.

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Compass

Ag Issues

Learn what's ahead for farmers as they deal with bad weather, low prices and trade dispute

Ag Issues

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Opioids in Minnesota

Learn about the problem of opioid abuse.

Opioids in Minnesota

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Transportation

Learn what's ahead for road construction in western Minnesota and eastern South Dakota.

Transportation

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Technical Education for K12

Learn about two innovative approaches for inspiring high school-aged students.

Technical Education for K12

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Rural Minnesota Workforce and Business Strategies

Learn about the changing landscape of rural Minnesota's workforce.

Rural Minnesota Workforce and Business Strategies

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State Archaeologist

What does the state archaeologist do? Learn about archaeology in Minnesota.

State Archaeologist

Video thumbnail: Compass How Minnesota Politics Have Changed

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How Minnesota Politics Have Changed

A discussion about the book, "When Republicans Were Progressive."

How Minnesota Politics Have Changed

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Small Business Assistance

Compass looks at what it takes to start a small business with local experts.

Small Business Assistance

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2020 Census

How important is the 2020 census to rural communities?

2020 Census

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Rural Retail

Learn about the challenges and opportunities facing small town retailers.

Rural Retail

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Housing

Learn about the Minnesota Housing Partnership's new State of the States Housing report.

Housing

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State of Our Kids: Grow Our Own

Learn about programs to help southwestern Minnesota children out of poverty.

State of Our Kids: Grow Our Own

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Compass

Prison and Reentering Society

A discussion about the work to help people make a successful transition out of prison.

Prison and Reentering Society

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Recruiting for Rural Communities

Discussing innovative efforts to recruit individuals and families to rural communities.

Recruiting for Rural Communities

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Small Town Media

How small town media is changing, and what it means for rural communities.

Small Town Media

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Minnesota State Colleges

Public policy and important issues facing local communities in Pioneer's viewing area.

Minnesota State Colleges

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