LISTEN: ‘Out West’ podcast highlights vital role of partnerships in promoting rural economies

Growing Through Rural Partnerships, the latest episode of WGA’s Out West podcast, highlights how forming partnerships is vital in promoting economic development across the West.

Join WGA Policy Advisor Laura Cutlip as she explores how rural communities are teaming up to share knowledge, resources, and create collaborative infrastructure. She’s joined by Megan Laudenschlager, Executive Director of Strengthen ND; Juta Guertsen, Community Development Director for the Idaho Commission on the Arts; and Andrew Black, Public Lands Field Director for the National Wildlife Federation.

This episode continues our series on Reimagining the Rural West, the Chairman’s Initiative of WGA Chair and North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, which is examining challenges and opportunities in rural economic development, infrastructure and quality of life in the West.

To listen, click the embedded player below, or visit PodbeanOut West is also available on Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

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