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Old Ways Create New Markets at Appalachian Farm

April 21, 2017

Tim Sanders and his wife Becky came back to his family’s land on Indian Creek in Letcher County, KY, from Arizona to retire and...

Life Without Broadband: “Losing Our Potential”

April 7, 2017

Lack of reliable broadband in this small Kentucky community costs people a lot, residents say: jobs, educational opportunities, real estate sales, and even time...

An Appalachian Fellows Valentine

March 22, 2017

Hope Hart is part of the new cohort of Appalachian Transition Fellows, a group of emerging leaders working with organizations and agencies in Appalachia...


Neighbors Work To Revive An Appalachian Community

November 11, 2016

What role can a community center play in increasing residents’ well being and encouraging efforts to reimagine and revitalize the local economy? That’s the...

Appalachian Youth Envision Their Future

September 14, 2016

~~The 2016 Appalachian Media Institute interns speak about their experiences in this year’s Summer Documentary Institute and thoughts about the region and their futures...

EKY Health, Wealth Expands with ACA, Medicaid

May 31, 2016

Did you know that newly covered Medicaid recipients were responsible for bringing in an additional $22.8 million in health care spending in Letcher County,...

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