Senate Bill Would Double USDA Broadband Funding

  • http://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/washington/senators-introduce-rural-broadband-bill/159960

Farmers’ Almanac Goes Solar

  • http://www.pressherald.com/2016/09/28/farmers-almanac-publisher-investing-12-million-in-solar-powered-office-conversion/

Wyo. Approves First New Coal Mine in Decades

  • http://www.bigstory.ap.org/article/64590e45318c45bead6a5268f9162d0c/wyomings-1st-major-coal-mine-decades-clears-council

A Little Town that Grew Around Outdoor Adventure

  • http://www.register-herald.com/news/fayetteville----a-little-town-that-grew-around/article_15386cae-7a72-52da-b9b7-5a220a83a2a4.html

In Tough Terrain, State and County Officials Get Creative to Extend Networks

  • http://www.statetechmagazine.com/article/2016/09/tough-terrain-state-and-county-officials-get-creative-extend-networks

Broadband Access Remains Roadblock to Rural Prosperity

  • http://wvtf.org/post/broadband-access-remains-roadblock-rural-prosperity#stream/0

New England’s Drought: Dry Wells, Dead Fish and Ailing Farms

  • http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/27/us/scenes-from-new-englands-drought-dry-wells-dead-fish-and-ailing-farms.html?smid=tw-nytnational&smtyp=cur

A new (Possible) explanation for Donald Trump’s support in small-town America

  • http://qz.com/787948/why-is-donald-trump-so-popular-in-rural-america/

Virginia Governor Promotes Rural Access to High-Speed Internet

  • http://www.fredericksburg.com/news/business/mcauliffe-promotes-rural-access-to-high-speed-internet/article_934985ef-badc-589b-b7e7-12e133270b4e.html

Rural Montana gets creative to address teacher shortage

  • http://missoulian.com/news/state-and-regional/rural-montana-gets-creative-to-address-teacher-shortage/article_00941d40-640f-5110-9786-4ad045fc68d8.html
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