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Use AML Funds to Reclaim, Rebuild

July 11, 2019

Most folks living in central Appalachia would agree that we need to create a new economy to counter the coal industry’s decline. But the...

Sarah Smarsh, Ken Ward on Rural Realities

July 1, 2019

Sarah Smarsh, author of the bestseller “Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth,” and Ken Ward,...

2018 Great Mountain Mural Mega Fest

June 20, 2019

Can public art works and a community of artists stimulate economic growth? The folks at Higher Ground in Harlan believe they can. Watch as...

Music Series Brings People Together

May 21, 2019

Excitement is building for the second Levitt AMP Whitesburg Music Series, which is set to take place on the Mountain Heritage Festival Stage beginning...

Appalachia’s New Energy Interns

April 22, 2019

This edition of Making Connections News features three interviews that David Butler, host of the Clean Power Planet podcast, did with folks from the...

Hopes Rise With New RECLAIM Act

April 12, 2019

Over the past 6 years residents of coal-impacted communities and supporters across the country have urged Congress to pass the RECLAIM Act, which would...

Tapping Into Tradition

March 28, 2019

Could maple syrup become an income generating crop in the hills of Appalachia? Seth Long, who operates a small farm in Letcher County, KY,...

KVEC Proposes a Region’s Way Forward

February 21, 2019

Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative Executive Director Jeff Hawkins and staff members Dessie Bowling and Bernadette Carpenter describe proposals put forward by KVEC school districts...

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