Rural Residents Are Less Likely To Develop Colon Cancer, But More Likely To Die From It - St. Lou...
Rural Residents Are Less Likely To Develop Colon Cancer, But More Likely To Die From It St. Louis Public Radio
Across the country, people who live in rural areas are more likely to be diagnosed with late-stage colon cancer than city dwellers, according to a new.
How Texas barbecue found a home in rural Sweden - The Washington Post
How Texas barbecue found a home in rural Sweden The Washington Post
The smell was unmistakable. I grew up in Georgia, so I know the scent of barbecue when I encounter it. There's the smoke, of course, and just behind it, the ...
To help rural America, policymakers must first understand it | TheHill - The Hill
In a world where it feels like we are growing further apart, coming together will be the key to driving policy that leads to growth in rural communities.
After rural hospital's closure, county seeks other options - ABC News
About two years ago, a rural, mountainous Virginia county lost its only hospital, and local officials have now all but given up trying to bring it back. Community ...
Rural ERs see fallout from national nursing shortage - Roanoke Times
Rural ERs see fallout from national nursing shortage Roanoke Times
Earlier this year, patients, doctors, nurses and EMTs took 3-minute turns telling Tennessee officials what they saw happening inside their hospitals after two ...
Rural Humanities Showcase touts Cornell-community projects - Cornell Chronicle
Rural Humanities Showcase touts Cornell-community projects Cornell Chronicle
Poetry and performance, as well as more traditional presentations, were among the nine projects highlighted in the first Rural Humanities Showcase, held Sept.
Power restored following outage after Upshur Rural metering point goes down - KLTV
Thousands of people are without power after an Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative metering point went down.
OnPoint on WACH Fox: Healthcare for women in SC's rural communities - WACH.com
COLUMBIA, S. C. (WACH) - This week on OnPoint on WACH Fox we examine the issue of healthcare for women in the state's rural communities. There is ...
Rural hospitals face challenges - Galesburg Register-Mail
Rural hospitals face challenges Galesburg Register-Mail
GALESBURG — On Jan. 19 the urologist at UnityPoint Memorial Hospital in Carthage died. Since then, Carthage's roughly 2500 people have not had access to ...
Access to broadband in rural GA worse than data showed - Tifton Gazette
Access to broadband in rural GA worse than data showed Tifton Gazette
ATLANTA — A mapping program is finding that rural broadband access in Georgia is worse than federal officials first thought.
Rural Olympics institution Glenn Losey dies | News | avpress.com - Antelope Valley Press
Rural Olympics institution Glenn Losey dies | News | avpress.com Antelope Valley Press
LANCASTER — The Rural Olympics, held each year during the Antelope Valley Fair and Alfalfa Festival, is a local institution, honoring the area's deep ...
Rural broadband grant applications open | News - Eastern Arizona Courier
Rural broadband grant applications open | News Eastern Arizona Courier
PHOENIX — During the next month, rural Arizona communities will have a shot to upgrade their Internet *service* through grant funding.
DSL, the Slowest Technology, Remains the One Most Available in Rural - Daily Yonder
Three-quarters of rural households have DSL available, according to data self-reported by internet *service* providers. But only about half of rural households ...
Something Special Is Happening in Rural America - The New York Times
Something Special Is Happening in Rural America The New York Times
There is a “brain gain” afoot that suggests a national homecoming to less bustling spaces.
Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival at Paul Smiths - - Adirondack Almanack
Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival at Paul Smiths - Adirondack Almanack
The Paul Smiths College and Cornell Cooperative Extension are set to host their Annual Rural Skills Homesteading Festival, on Saturday, September 28th, from ...
DEA uncovers a flood of painkillers reaching rural Alaska by mail - Alaska Public Media News
DEA uncovers a flood of painkillers reaching rural Alaska by mail Alaska Public Media News
An operation by the Drug Enforcement Administration and other federal agencies has turned up a previously undocumented drug problem spread across Alaska ...
Grand Rapids to host rural arts summit - Herald Review
Grand Rapids to host rural arts summit Herald Review
2019 Rural Arts & Culture Summit draws leaders from around the country to share creative people power for rural prosperity.
Ask Engadget: How can I improve my rural internet? - Engadget
The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've known you ...
In rural Georgia, access to broadband worse than data showed - Raleigh News & Observer
In rural Georgia, access to broadband worse than data showed Raleigh News & Observer
A mapping program is finding that rural broadband access in Georgia is worse than federal officials first thought. Lawmakers are trying to find ways of bringing ...
Cities, not rural areas, are the real Internet deserts - The Washington Post
Cities, not rural areas, are the real Internet deserts The Washington Post
The “digital divide” is back in the news, with both Democratic presidential candidates and incumbent government officials promising billions to provide ...
Preserving Farmland in Montana: 3 Rural Community Development Tools - Daily Yonder
In Montana, small family farms are disappearing at an alarming rate. But some innovative tools are being developed to turn that around. Read more. A message ...
A rural renaissance - Times-Enterprise
A rural renaissance Times-Enterprise
I'm a child of rural Georgia. I was born and raised in Ben Hill and Irwin Counties with ample time spent in Brooks and Colquitt Counties. I stayed in rural.
Vaping pervasive among Michigan high schoolers, particularly in rural areas - MLive.com
About 24% of Michigan high schoolers said they vaped in the past month, based on a 2017-18 survey of ninth and 11th graders.
Artist Jesse Krimes Takes on Rural Incarceration in Pennsylvania - The Marshall Project
Artist Jesse Krimes Takes on Rural Incarceration in Pennsylvania The Marshall Project
Artist Jesse Krimes's latest work uses a corn maze and quilts to address increasing incarceration rates in small-town America.
Opinion: A Rural Environmental Travesty - Daily Yonder
Opinion: A Rural Environmental Travesty Daily Yonder
Today, in Virginia, the British are effectively cutting the forests. Trees are being chopped into pellets, trucked to the port, dispatched across the Atlantic in ...
Ohio Church Celebrates 'Rural Life Sunday' - Daily Yonder
Ohio Church Celebrates 'Rural Life Sunday' Daily Yonder
The annual Rural Life Sunday celebrating local farming and agriculture was held recently at Fresno United Methodist Church in east-central Ohio. More than ...
Opioid Addiction: Rural Region Has Few Options for Treatment - Daily Yonder
Rural Rappahannock County, Virginia, and surrounding counties have only one medical-detox and 28-day treatment center to serve people recovering from ...
Trials set for rural Cerro Gordo County burglary - KIMT 3
Investigators say man and woman cooperated in the crime.
Ballad Health sued thousands of patients in poor, rural area - ModernHealthcare.com
Ballad Health sued thousands of patients in poor, rural area ModernHealthcare.com
Ballad Health sued 5700 patients in its first full year of operation, according to the system. Executives said they win 99% of cases, but a circuit court clerk said ...
3 men charged with stealing 12 guns from Rural King in Ocala - Ocala
Carlos Eduardo Hampton, 22; his brother, Quintin Eugene Augustus, 18, and Jonathan Arthur Floyd, 21, all of Cocoa, face various gun charges.
Smoothing the shortfall: New funding makes dent in money needed for rural roadwork - The Pantagraph
When it comes to transportation funding, rural roads are often left in the dust — literally and figuratively — as Tazewell County Engineer Craig Fink explains it.
Library seeks photos of rural life ahead of exhibit's stop in Decatur - Herald Palladium
DECATUR — Van Buren District Library Local History Librarian Amy Druskovich traveled to Dundee, Mich., recently to experience the installation of the ...
Lessons From a Rural College's 'Turnaround,' Before It Even Starts - The Chronicle of Higher Educ...
Lessons From a Rural College's 'Turnaround,' Before It Even Starts The Chronicle of Higher Education
You're reading the latest issue of The Edge, a weekly newsletter by Goldie Blumenstyk. Sign up here to get her insights on the people, trends, and ideas that are ...
Researchers hope self-driving cars will make a difference in rural Ohio - WSAZ-TV
The research team will also be testing out autonomous semi-trucks.
GreenSeam plans rural forum Dec. 5 | The - Daily Globe
GreenSeam plans rural forum Dec. 5 | The Daily Globe
MANKATO — A rural forum, Navigating Perspectives, is planned from 4 to 9 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Mankato Civic Center Ballroom, 1 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato.
Farmers Say Trump's $28 Billion Bailout Isn't a Solution - Bloomberg
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue was fielding questions at a farm show in Decatur, Ill., in late August when his boss rang his cellphone. Perdue put the ...
Body of Dupo man found in rural Ava - The Southern
Body of Dupo man found in rural Ava The Southern
AVA — Jackson County Sheriff's deputies responded to a 911 call in rural Ava at approximately 12:42 a.m. on Saturday according to a press release from the ...
Electric Cooperatives Building Rural EV Charging Stations - Spectrum News
WAKE COUNTY, N.C. -- Electric car owners say a rural charging station project would be helpful for them. The N.C. Electric Cooperatives will install 21 rural ...
Rural Pennsylvania’s ‘exercise deserts’ contribute to obesity - The Philadelphia Inquirer
Rural Pennsylvania’s ‘exercise deserts’ contribute to obesity The Philadelphia Inquirer
Connecticut residents lead the nation in gym memberships, at 27%. In New Jersey, the figure drops to 20.9%, and in Pennsylvania, to 15.9%.
Air Ambulances Woo Rural Consumers With Memberships That May Leave Them Hanging - Kaiser Health News
FORT SCOTT, Kan. — On a hot June day as the Good Ol' Days festival was in full swing, 7-year-old Kaidence Anderson sat in the shade with her family, waiting ...
New power generation: Rural co-op makes bet on wind, solar hybrid - Minnesota Public Radio News
New power generation: Rural co-op makes bet on wind, solar hybrid Minnesota Public Radio News
A Minnesota company wants to build small renewable electric generating plants across the state, expanding local power generation. The first such hybrid ...
4 Strategies to Address Clinical Staff Shortages at Rural Hospitals - HealthLeaders Media
4 Strategies to Address Clinical Staff Shortages at Rural Hospitals HealthLeaders Media
Recent research highlights the difficulty of maintaining adequate clinical team staffing at rural hospitals. Four recruitment tactics could help change that.
Population is expected to shrink in rural areas of Virginia - WHSV
Virginia's population will grow 14%, to almost 10 million, by the year 2040, demographers project. At one extreme, Loudoun County would grow 55. At the other ...
Nonprofit Hospital Sues Thousands of Patients in Rural, Poor Region - Daily Yonder
Patients of Ballad Healthcare in East Tennessee say the nonprofit organization has used more aggressive collection tactics since its creation through the merger ...
What’s causing rural Virginia’s population to drastically shrink - WTVR CBS 6 News
What’s causing rural Virginia’s population to drastically shrink WTVR CBS 6 News
It bodes ill for people in those areas," Augie Wallmeyer, author of the book “Extremes of Virginia," said.
Maine’s rural living fair out to get everyone’s goat - Raleigh News & Observer
Maine’s rural living fair out to get everyone’s goat Raleigh News & Observer
Maine's annual celebration of rural living is taking place this weekend with demonstration about everything from milking your own goats to adeptly wielding a ...
Firefighters fight early Saturday morning blaze, rural Muncie man arrested for arson - CBS 4 Indi...
MUNCIE, Ind. – Police have arrested a man in connection with a fire early Saturday morning in Delaware County. Four Delaware County fire departments fought ...
The five rural use cases for 5G - RCR Wireless News
The five rural use cases for 5G RCR Wireless News
Ericsson VP Peter Linder makes the case for rural 5G this week at the Competitve Carrier Association's annual convention.
DOJ touts T-Mobile/Sprint merger as big win for rural America - RCR Wireless News
DOJ touts T-Mobile/Sprint merger as big win for rural America RCR Wireless News
The T-Mobile/Sprint merger, the subject of a great deal of push back before finally receiving the green light in July, is now being touted as a big “win” for rural ...
The Intertwined Lives of Artists in a Community in Rural Maine - Hyperallergic
The artists in Slab City Rendezvous influenced, nurtured, collaborated with, and painted one another, merging into one big happy family. Ilene DubeSeptember ...
Winter is coming: Young, Sullivan win on bill for rural generators - Must Read Alaska
Winter is coming: Young, Sullivan win on bill for rural generators Must Read Alaska
ALASKA VILLAGES GET EXEMPTION FROM EPA RULES. The U.S. House of Representatives this week unanimously passed legislation introduced by U.S. ...
Biden, Buttigieg, Klobuchar and de Blasio court rural voters in South Carolina - CBS News
The small, unincorporated, rural community of Galivants Ferry, South Carolina felt like a bustling town center when four Democratic presidential candidates ...
LGBTQ People of Color Are in Rural America Too - Advocate.com
LGBTQ People of Color Are in Rural America Too Advocate.com
Tomorrow, Democratic presidential candidates will convene in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to discuss the challenges facing LGBTQ people and the candidates' plans to ...
Lack of internet access is holding rural communities back. Students too. - The Missoulian
Across Montana, thousands of students are headed back to school to begin a new year of learning and growth. Unfortunately, many students in rural Montana ...
An RV resort? Not in our rural Pasco neighborhood, say residents - Tampa Bay Times
An RV resort? Not in our rural Pasco neighborhood, say residents Tampa Bay Times
Neighbors voice concerns about increased traffic, water quality and adhering to the county's protections for northeast Pasco.
Rural Muncie man arrested for arson after early morning fire - Muncie Star Press
Rural Muncie man arrested for arson after early morning fire Muncie Star Press
MUNCIE, Ind. – A rural Muncie man was arrested Saturday on an arson charge, hours after a fire destroyed a house he had previously lived in. Joseph Leroy ...
NDSU Extension conference seeks to help rural entrepreneurs - Jamestown Sun
Energizing Entrepreneurs, a statewide conference for entrepreneurs in rural communities, is designed to inspire and provide resources for anyone who wants to ...
UNK forum addresses rural health care issues, teleservices - Kearney Hub
KEARNEY – Dr. Marjie Heier, medical director at the Chifundo Rural Health Center in Zambia, is among the panelists speaking Wednesday (Sept. 25) during the ...
School board rejects resolution aimed at opposing more houses in the rural crescent - Prince Will...
School board rejects resolution aimed at opposing more houses in the rural crescent Prince William Times
The Prince William School Board won't weigh in -- for now – about changes to the county's rural crescent that could add as many as 10000 new homes and ...
Large Grass Fire In Rural Area West Of Roseville Fully Contained - CBS Pittsburgh
PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) – A large grass fire has burned about 614 acres in southwest Placer County, and is fully contained. The Baseline Fire burned the ...
Universal Electrification in Rural Areas - Financial Tribune
Universal Electrification in Rural Areas Financial Tribune
While rural electrification rate in the world is 76% (based on United Nations data), the figure is almost 100% in Iran, Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said.
Opinion: Something Special Is Happening in Rural America - Daily Yonder
Sarah Smarsh: “The nation's most populous cities, the bicoastal pillars of aspiration — New York City and Los Angeles — are experiencing population declines, ...
Suicide rates climbing, especially in rural America - The Ohio State University News
Suicide rates climbing, especially in rural America The Ohio State University News
Suicide is becoming more common in America, an increase most pronounced in rural areas, new research has found. The study, which appears online today ...
Rural Nebraska ranks high in new Nebraska Thriving Index - Daily Nebraskan
Rural Nebraska ranks high in new Nebraska Thriving Index Daily Nebraskan
Statistics from the first-ever Nebraska Thriving Index found that rural Nebraska ranked high for economic growth, quality of life and social capital, according to ...
Church marks rural life, celebrates agriculture - Coshocton Tribune
Church marks rural life, celebrates agriculture Coshocton Tribune
FRESNO - The annual Rural Life Sunday celebrating local farming and agriculture was held recently at Fresno United Methodist Church with more than 100 ...
Tech partnership benefits rural students in Council Grove school district - KWCH
COUNCIL GROVE, Kan. (KWCH) A Kansas school is one of 15 nationwide partnering with Google's Rolling Study Halls Program, adding WiFi to school buses.
Justice Department Will Fund More Prosecutors, Jails and Cops in Rural Alaska - ProPublica
To improve what it calls a public safety emergency, the DOJ detailed how it will spend $10.5 million. Alaska Native advocates want long-term reforms to increase ...
Partnership brings high speed internet to rural Simpson County - WBKO
Warren RECC and Franklin EPB Fiber are working together to offer up to a gigabit internet *service* to Warren RECC members in a pilot area.
Jobless and alone: Research looks into rising suicide rates in rural America - ABC News
Lack of social stimulation, job loss, and lower levels of education are contributing factors to rising suicide rates in rural America, reveals new research.
Man injured after being hit by vehicle in rural Calloway County, Ky. - KFVS
A man was injured after being hit by a vehicle on US Highway 341 in Calloway County, Kentucky on Friday, Sept 20.
A Throwaway Line Led 'Washington Post' Reporter To Call Rural Midwest His New Home - NPR
Christopher Ingraham, a data reporter at The Washington Post, found unexpected joy when he moved his family to the county he once called "the absolute worst ...
Nebraska Has New Rural Index - NET Nebraska
Nebraska Has New Rural Index NET Nebraska
Nebraska now has an index to collect research on rural parts of the state, similar to the Omaha Barometer and the Lincoln Economic Dashboard.
Don’t underestimate rural rage in Canada - Toronto Star
Don’t underestimate rural rage in Canada Toronto Star
As a blasé urbanite who pooh-poohed rising populism warnings among rural Canadians, I got a shock this summer. As vulgarians like the Ontario premier and ...
Radically Rural wraps up with reflection - The Keene Sentinel
Radically Rural wraps up with reflection The Keene Sentinel
This week marked the second annual Radically Rural summit, a gathering of community leaders and stakeholders from different industries who traveled to ...
Agricultural grants, loans available to increase jobs in rural Oklahoma communities - KFOR Oklaho...
OKLAHOMA CITY - Thousands of dollars in grants and loans are available for agriculture-related projects across the state, officials say. The Agricultural ...
Sights, sounds from Area 51 Mania 2019 in Las Vegas and rural Nevada - KTNV Las Vegas
Here's a roundup of sights and sounds from the alien-themed happenings in Rachel, Hiko and the Las Vegas area Sept. 19-22.
Kansans hope to reshape foster care with rural village. But neighbors don’t want it - Kansas City...
Joy Meadows wants to reimagine the Kansas foster care experience by building a rural village of foster care homes that would provide more stability to children.
FCC chairman wants to bring high-speed internet to rural Kansas - WIBW
Ajit Pai, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission wants to make sure rural Kansas isn't left in the dark ages of internet.
Rural hospital closings cause mortality rates to rise, study finds - NBC News
Populations served by rural hospitals — which have limited access to health care and other services — saw mortality rates rise 5.9 percent after a hospital ...
‘Every second counts:' Harrison County Fire Chief discusses challenges of rural fires - WLOX
Fighting fires can be a tough job for fire crews responding in isolated areas.
Students Experience Rural and Urban Pharmacy Care with Exchange Program - Pharmacy Times
Caring for patients in a rural community is vastly different than in a city, and students at 2 universities had a chance to see the differences firsthand.
Microsoft, Nextlink partner for rural high-speed internet access - Oklahoman.com
Microsoft and Nextlink will partner to bring high-speed broadband internet access to parts of rural Oklahoma. Nextlink doesn't have a timetable for when *service* ...
Grant County crash claims life of rural Marion man early Saturday morning - CBS 4 Indianapolis
Grant County crash claims life of rural Marion man early Saturday morning CBS 4 Indianapolis
GRANT COUNTY, Ind. – Officers from the Indiana State Police (ISP) and the Grant County Sheriff's Department responded to a single vehicle crash around 2:10 ...
Telemedicine Filling Gap for Rural Community - AAFP News
Tate Hinkle, M.D., explains in this *Fresh* Perspectives blog post how a telemedicine program allowed his rural community to provide comprehensive care and ...
Smithsonian to Rural Regions: Your Wealth Is in Your Culture - The Pew Charitable Trusts
Smithsonian to Rural Regions: Your Wealth Is in Your Culture The Pew Charitable Trusts
A traveling exhibit will visit up to 165 rural cities across 28 states.
Telemedicine Aids Recruiting Of Psychiatrists And Access To Care : Shots - Health News - NPR
A telemedicine initiative at Meridian Health Services is making it possible to offer psychiatric care to more patients in remote areas. It's also helping recruit ...
Rural Roundup: Closing Rural Hospitals Leads to Higher Mortality Rates - Daily Yonder
The mortality rate in a rural community that loses a hospital increases by an average of 5.9 percent, researchers at the University of Washington report.
Democrats' climate pitch to rural America falls short - Washington Examiner
Democrats' climate pitch to rural America falls short Washington Examiner
Democratic presidential candidates say they want to pay farmers to fight climate change, but it will take more than compensation to break down financial and ...
Bangladesh's rural families bear the brunt of climate change - Al Jazeera America
Bangladesh's rural families bear the brunt of climate change Al Jazeera America
Bangladeshi families in rural areas have been spending 12 times more each year than the foreign aid the flood-prone country receives to prepare for and cope ...
In Rural Appalachia, Beekeeping Offers a New Path for Coal Miners - Civil Eats
Nearly 40 percent of coal jobs disappeared over the past decade. The Appalachian Beekeeping Collective is offering West Virginians a new future.
Slow digital services are marginalising rural areas, MPs warn - The Guardian
Rural inhabitants risk becoming “second-class” citizens in the digital revolution as urban dwellers benefit from next-generation broadband and 5G mobile, MPs ...
5G for rural US - Ericsson
5G for rural US Ericsson
With new deals between Ericsson and Nex-Tech Wireless as well as RINA Wireless, the trend of increasing 5G coverage in the US continues to grow with new ...
An encounter outside Area 51 is imminent. This rural Nevada sheriff is ready. - Reno Gazette Journal
An encounter outside Area 51 is imminent. This rural Nevada sheriff is ready. Reno Gazette Journal
Lincoln County Sheriff Kerry Lee talks with the USA TODAY Network about how police are preparing for the Area 51 seekers in Rachel this week.
Missing 4-year-old and family friend found dead in rural Missouri - WDAF FOX4 Kansas City
Missing 4-year-old and family friend found dead in rural Missouri WDAF FOX4 Kansas City
HERMANN, Mo. — Authorities in rural eastern Missouri are investigating the deaths of a 4-year-old boy and the 37-year-old family friend the child was with.
Our Towns: Eastport Grapples With Rural Health Care - The Atlantic
Our Towns: Eastport Grapples With Rural Health Care The Atlantic
Of the many challenges for America's rural communities, near the top of the list is access to health care. Rural clinics and hospitals are closing across the nation.
Pine teacher named Rural Teacher of the Year - Payson Roundup
Pine teacher named Rural Teacher of the Year Payson Roundup
Everywhere Pine teacher Dean Pederson goes — students run up to greet him.
Thousands could flood rural Nevada town of 50 people after 'Storm Area 51' joke goes viral - Fox ...
The small town of Rachel, Nevada, located in the middle of the desert and home to only about 50 people, could be flooded with thousands of people this coming ...
WHIN to study broadband solutions for rural counties - wlfi.com
Wabash Heartland Innovation Network received a grant from the Lilly Endowment to improve broadband services throughout North Central Indiana.
Suicide rates higher in rural communities - WEAU
Suicide rates are higher in rural communities, according to new research.
Democrats see silver lining in suburbs, but rural challenges remain after close loss - Reuters
(Reuters) - Democrats preached optimism on Wednesday after losing a special congressional election in North Carolina, citing suburban gains and the close ...