The Economy and You

Minnesota Public Radio and the Minneapolis Urban League are collaborating on a three-part series, “The Economy and You.” The public is invited to attend each installment of the series, where Chief Economics Correspondent Chris Farrell will answer questions about personal finance, the business climate and the economy. MPR’s Jeff Horwich and Insight News’s Al McFarlane will be the moderators for the series.

The three conversations will take place in different locations in the Twin Cities community. The series will be recorded for potential future broadcast.

Wednesday, March 25. 7-8:30 p.m.
Minneapolis Urban League, 2100 Plymouth Ave. N., Minneapolis
With MPR’s Chris Farrell and Insight News’s Al McFarlane

Wednesday, April 22. 7-8:30 p.m.
This evening will be translated in Somali and Oromo
Brian Coyle Center, 420 S. 15th Ave., Minneapolis
With MPR’s Chris Farrell and Jeff Horwich

Wednesday, April 29. 7-8:30 p.m.
Minnesota Public Radio’s UBS Forum, 480 Cedar, St. Paul
With MPR’s Chris Farrell and Jeff Horwich

TICKETS: Admission to this series is free. There will be no reserved seating.

March 30, 2009
The Journal For Community News, Business and The Arts serving the African American community in Minneapolis-St.Paul. Available on news stands and online at

1815 Bryant Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55411
(612) 588-1313


Download our Media Kit (PDF file, requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Newspaper Deadlines
-Classified: Ad inquiries due one week prior to run date Wednesday
-Display: Space reservation due one week prior to run date and material due Wednesday the week prior to run date.
-Insight News print edition is published weekly on Mondays

For more information call: 612.588.1313