Alauna Yust

Alauna Yust has worked in television and radio and currently produces StorySLAMS for The Moth in the Twin Cities. She and her husband are fixing up an old farmhouse while building a Roma-inspired tiny house on wheels. Alauna loves traveling, anything that glitters, and everything about her dog Lola. Most likely a Ravenclaw.

Three generations of a family, mom and dad, adult daughter and son-in-law, and two small children, pose in a dairy barn. Rewire PBS Work Redhead Creamery
Carving Her Own Dream Out of the Family Dairy Business
Growing up on her parents' dairy farm inspired Alise Sjostrom to find her own way in the industry.
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The Hummus That Revitalized a Neighborhood
Is it the secret ingredient to bring us all together?
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Hyannis Country Garden is a Family Business With Deep Roots

Jocelyn Duffley was no stranger to Hyannis Country Garden when she took over as president and general manager. […]

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Wheels Up on Adventure, City-Dweller
The Ridj-it startup gets you outside, one carpool at a time
Photo of Idnani Kumar, co-founder of HabitAware, a mental health technology startup. Hair Pulling Disorder pbs rewire
How a Hair Pulling Disorder Inspired a Smart Bracelet Startup

For more than 20 years, Aneela Idnani Kumar hid her hair pulling disorder. Disguising her absent eyebrows with […]

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Entrepreneurs Share Pro Tips for Launching Your Startup

Need some quick advice to kick your startup plans into high gear? Successful entrepreneurs Ryan Feit, co-founder of […]

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This Community Bakery Found Sustainability With Bicycles

Nate Houge and Micah Taylor founded Brake Bread – St. Paul, Minnesota’s premiere Community Support Bakery that delivers […]

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For ExpressionMed Founder, Success Demands a Healthy Hustle

Innovative entrepreneurs identify real-world problems and come up with solutions for the people experiencing them. Meghan Sharkus initiated […]

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Energetic Entrepreneur Innovates to Destigmatize Diabetes

Starting any business takes passion, creativity and drive. Starting a business while you’re also finishing college demands those […]

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How to Build an Ethical and Sustainable Wardrobe on a Budget

Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Rewire and Peril and Promise. Until recently, I had never thought much about where […]

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Yes, You Can Build Your Own Tiny House

It was 2015, and my husband and I wanted to build a house. My husband has experience in […]