With medical-grade and other disposable face masks in short supply, rural sewers are stitching fabric ones as quickly as possible. Donna Kallner's report from rural Wisconsin includes instructions on making your own masks.Read More...
Volunteer fire departments rely on help from nearby districts to save property and lives. COVID-19 may change who is willing and able to respond.
The U.S. Census has suspended field operations for the time being because of COVID-19. Northern Wisconsin Census field worker Donna Kallner says finding a place to answer nature's call was as difficult as finding hand sanitizer.
Rural customers abandon their landline phone services for different reasons. Here's one we hadn't heard before.
Natural disasters can stretch rural emergency services to the limit. But you can count on help from your neighbors.