Karla Lant is an experienced freelance writer, journalist, editor, and adjunct professor. She focuses on science, technology, politics, education, and technical writing. Browse by publication below.
For Greg Niska, the success of Northern State Bank is as much about the future of his hometown as the future of independent community banking. A native of Virginia, Minn., Niska may only have four years experience in community banking, but he has already played a major role in helping Northern State Bank—the city’s only locally owned and operated bank—remain an energized, purposeful presence in the industry.