Marshall Independent: A lighter look at rural development

EXCERPT: “It wasn’t the first time people had gathered in Marshall to talk about rural development. But chances are it was the first time they also sang an improvised musical number about small business loans. Bringing a lighter approach to serious political topics was the name of the game Thursday evening, as the Theater of Public Policy performed at the Marshall-Lyon County Library. The group’s cast members not only led talks on area development needs and interviewed Minnesota state representative candidate Tom Wyatt-Yerka, but also added comedy to the mix.” FULLSTORY: