Rural Jail Population on the Rise

  • http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/new-study-shows-rural-jail-populations-rise-article-1.2473055

Communities Fight States for Local Control over Fracking

  • http://inthesetimes.com/rural-america/entry/18707/community-rights-and-corporate-power

Rancher’s Death Focuses Scrutiny on Rural Police Shootings

  • http://www.hcn.org/issues/SecretsOfTheDeep/why-westerners-die-at-the-hands-of-cops

Commentary: Vt. Law Threatens Rural Schools

  • http://rutlandherald.com/article/20151220/OPINION06/151229998

Alaska Frontier Prime Location for Amazon ‘Prime’

  • https://www.adn.com/article/20151219/amazon-prime-eases-rural-alaskas-pricey-shipping-woes

COOL Is Gone, Waters of U.S. Remains in Spending Bill

  • http://www.dtnprogressivefarmer.com/dtnag/common/link.do?symbolicName=/free/news/template1&paneContentId=5&paneParentId=70104&product=/ag/news/topstories&vendorReference=1b861f28-ff0b-4ef5-b365-607270b90575&pagination_num=1

Native American Graphic Novel Selected As Among Year’s Best

  • http://inthesetimes.com/rural-america/entry/18711/Moonshot-The-Indigenous-Comics-Collection

‘Rural Colleges Are the Best’

  • http://www.huffingtonpost.com/noah-s-leavitt/rural-colleges-are-the-be_b_8730272.html

Oregon Considers Lower Minimum Wage for Rural Areas

  • http://www.capitalpress.com/Opinion/Editorials/20151217/plan-offers-hope-on-rural-oregons-minimum-wage
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