Thursday, December 3, 2020 - A “State of the Economy” virtual conference was recently held by North Dakota State University. One of the presenters was Dr. Ryan Yonk, a lecturer in the Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics. The title of his presentation was “The Importance of Policy Discussions for the Economic Outlook of North Dakota.” He discusses economic development in the time of COVID and the role of the Legacy Fund. ~~~ We share another story from TellTale: Dakota Folklife and Stories. Today’s episode is titled “Small Town Wisdom,” narrated by David Swenson. ~~~ Sue Balcom is here for Main Street Eats. Her topic this week is Christmas cookies.