MNbump Alumni

MNbump Alumni

The focus of the project that started the MNbump.com was to help small communities (Under 1,500 pop) across Minnesota discover opportunities to develop community assets for sustainable tourism. Through community input during this process, marketing our tourism opportunities via web was identified as a top 

MNbump Wellness Challenge – Thank You & Wrap-Up!

MNbump Wellness Challenge – Thank You & Wrap-Up!

There were 22 teams (ranging from 9 to 11 people) with a total of 226 number of participants!! Total weight lost:  1,863 pounds (WOW!) Winning teams (I’m hoping they send in a group photo from each of their celebration gatherings!) were: 1st Place:  Main Street 

Music on Main (Ortonville)

Music on Main (Ortonville)

The Big Stone Arts Council “Music On Main” continues its twice-monthly jam sessions! Next session will be Tuesday, April 3rd at 6:30, in the lower level of the Community Center (on the corner of Third & Monroe in beautiful downtown Ortonville!)  They are also meeting 

Ortonville Study Club

Ortonville Study Club

by Vicki Oakes What a delightful lunch today!  I was invited to speak at the Ortonville Study Club – all about MNbump.  I was very excited to see that all but one of the members had heard about MNbump –  one even noted that they 

Big Stone County Township Officers Annual Meeting

Great attendance at the Big Stone County Township Officers’ Annual Meeting!  For those of you that were unable to attend, we have posted the complete meeting (separated into segments) on the MNbump YouTube Channel or you can view below (listed in the order of the 

Local Blogger

Local Blogger

If you’d like to see some beautiful pictures from around Big Stone County and a feel for the country life, you should check out http://www.beckyredbarn.com   The Red Barn is also a host to a number of local artists during the annual Meander event which