Common Ground

Communist Mayor & Serbian Sisters in Crosby/Ironton

Season 5 Episode 17 | 26m 52s

Explore what made the election of a Communist Mayor possible in Crosby. Profile how an Ironton church welfare organization from Belgrade evolved into a non-profit dedicated to preserving Cuyuna Range culture. Authentic polka music from Rod Cerar, a visit to a Serbian Christmas party and a chat with muralist Mike Meyer about the miner whose image is depicted on the front of the Ironton Legion.

Aired: 02/27/14

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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