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The NET Plan For Coal Communities

October 14, 2020

Over 80 local, regional and national leaders worked together for several years to develop the National Economic Transition, or NET, platform which was released...

We Can ReImagine Appalachia

October 6, 2020

Members of ReImagine Appalachia, a coalition of policy organizations, grassroots groups, individuals and activists from West Virginia, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and Ohio, offer ideas at...

KY Workers Demand Federal Aid

September 21, 2020

The Kentucky Labor Day Town Hall was held virtually on September 7 because of COVID 19, the virus that has now infected 58,000 Kentuckians...


Taylor Pratt: Youth Can Change

August 17, 2020

Younger people sometimes believe that prediabetes and type 2 diabetes are health conditions they don’t really need to worry about. But Taylor Pratt found...

Federal Aid Urgently Needed For Kentucky

July 20, 2020

Anna Baumann, Deputy Director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy, talks about the impact federal stimulus funding has had to date and the...

Best Medicine May Be Walking

April 8, 2020

Another story in our series, Prevent Diabetes EKY, this report focuses on an innovative health improvement program happening in connection with the City of...

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