Thursday, September 25, 2008

KSMQ Town Hall meeting on the status of the regional economy

On Tuesday, Sept. 30th at 6:30 p.m., KSMQ will present its next town hall meeting, featuring a discussion on the current status of the regional economy. Are families and businesses surviving? Thriving? Or, just barely holding on? KSMQ will discuss employment, housing and inflation and how each is impacting families across the region. Coping strategies during slow economic times will also be discussed

Guest panelists include:
Annie Baxter, Minnesota Public Radio
Trisha Dillon, Rochester resident
Michael T. Hemesath, Carleton College
Toby Madden, Federal Reserve Board of Minneapolis
David Osterburg, Iowa Policy Project
Kyle Uphoff, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development

If you would be interested in being a part of the studio audience or asking a question, please visit and complete the Town Hall Meeting Audience Participation form. A confirmation with additional particulars will be sent to all who sign up.

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