Access Minnesota

Access Minnesota is a weekly public affairs radio and television show featuring noted academics, authors, politicians and business leaders engaging in common sense conversations about compelling and relevant issues in the state of Minnesota, across the nation, and around the globe.


Mapping Smallholder Farms

For the week of January 22, 2016 A new study from the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment maps[…]

The Ford Century in MN

For the week of January 1, 2016 From a St. Cloud bicycle shop that signed a contract to sell a[…]

State of the River

For the week of December 18, 2016 “So, how is the Mississippi River?” asks a new report released by the[…]



  • 18
    Mapping Smallholder Farms
  • 11
    The Proliferation of Fake News
  • 04
    The Road Ahead for the College of Liberal Arts


  • 28
    The Ford Century in MN
  • 21
    The Cooking of Beatrice Ojakangas
  • 14
    State of the River
  • 07
    The Legacy of Brown v. Board of Education and School Segregation


  • 30
    Closing the Achievement Gap in MN
  • 22
    The Media Under A Trump Presidency
  • 16
    The Unseasonably Warm Fall
  • 09
    Election Results 2016
  • 02
    MN Election Preview 2016