Survey: When it comes to keeping its own, N.D. low on 'stick'
Published 03/13/2009, Grand Forks Herald
Minnesota is 'stick' strong, but N.D., Minnesota both low 'magnet' states, survey finds
Even with all the new oil (not to mention North Dakota’s annual bounties of sugar and honey), the state ranks as one of the “low sticky” states in a new survey by the Pew Research Center. In this case, “sticky” refers to a state’s ability to hold onto its native sons and daughters.