Urban Plains – “lifestyles of the flyover states”


For ideas of things to do and places to see and eat in the Midwest, check out Urban Plains, the new all-digital lifestyle magazine put out by Drake University’s senior magazine majors.It appears to be primarily about Chicago and the Twin Cities hotspots from what I can tell from a quick browse (not so much Drake’s hometown of Des Moines.)  You can find it at /www.urbanplainsmag-digital.com/urbanplains.

And here’s a commercial on YouTube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baJwJ3E15AQ. (which to my surprise includes a shot of a well-known orthodox rabbi in Des Moines…)

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Filed under Chicago, Des Moines, Minnesota

3 responses to “Urban Plains – “lifestyles of the flyover states”

  1. Aaron W. Jaco

    Urban Plains is lots of fun — thanks for writing about it!

  2. Jess

    Thanks for checking out Urban Plains! The staff had a lot of fun putting it all together and trying something new.

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