Rural community

Rural community unites to support people with spinal cord injury in NSW

SYDNEY, NSW – 20 September 2022 – Wednesday 28 September marks the date of the annual Tattykeel Australian White sale at ‘Braxton Park’ Oberon. The Gilmore family will auction off the first named ram Tattykeel Resilience which will have the potential to be upgraded to a stud ram if purchases …

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The small rural community of Brannockstown is in shock after a local woman lost two children in a tragic car fire in Westmeath

A small, tight-knit community on the western border of Wicklow-Kildare is feeling the pain of a grieving mother from Brannockstown, who lost two of her children in a car fire on Friday. Helma (5) and Michael (2) were both pulled from a burning vehicle in Multyfarnham, County Westmeath, by a …

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Presentation focused on watershed management through urban and rural community collaborations

AMES, Iowa – Urban and rural communities can accomplish a lot of good for watersheds when they work together. Since they share the same watersheds, the benefits of working together are realized by all. In a webinar on September 21, “A River Runs Through It: Connecting Urban and Rural Communities …

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The Plunkett Foundation launches the Rural Community Business Awards

To recognize and celebrate community businesses and their volunteers who go the extra mile to help their communities, the Plunkett Foundation launches its annual Rural Community Business Awards. Across the UK, a growing number of 800 community-owned businesses are creating resilient, thriving and inclusive rural towns and villages. Whether it’s …

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Rural community of Madison receives major award to fix aging drinking water system

On August 22, 2022, the California Department of Water Resources announced that the Madison Community Services District would receive a $3.8 million award to help rehabilitate the city’s 60-year-old drinking water system. rural Madison, located in Yolo County. The funding will help replace the existing water distribution system to ensure …

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Students help collect housing data for the rural community

The experiential learning project was beneficial for everyone involved A handful of UGA students spent the first month of their summer vacation helping out a town in rural Georgia. They conducted a housing assessment survey for the city of Lyon to create a simple dataset containing a description of housing …

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Rural community unites against ram raids and crime

A small township in the Bay of Plenty targeted by ram raids and rural crime is ‘taking a stand’ to keep thieves and criminals away from their community. He had rallied after being ‘shaken’ by a series of crimes and raised $40,000 for a new vehicle for the Reporoa Community …

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The search is on for ‘unsung’ rural community heroes

Entries showcasing those making a grassroots difference in rural communities are sought before the September 30 competition deadline. The Rural Awards give local communities and their groups a chance to showcase the range of activities they are involved in to keep their areas attractive and vibrant. They also give the …

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NSE inaugurates a borehole in the rural community of Lagos – The Eagle Online

NSE inaugurates a borehole in the rural community of Lagos The Ikeja branch of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has opened a borehole in a rural community market in Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government, Lagos State. Newly elected president Femi Adedotun said at the inauguration of the rehabilitated borehole at the …

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USDA Announces Hills Appointment to Equity Commission Subcommittee on Rural Community Economic Development – Brainerd Dispatch

STAPLES – The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the 12 members of the new subcommittee of the Equity Commission on Rural Community Economic Development, including Cheryal Hills, who is currently executive director of the region five. Hills was selected from more than 500 applicants, with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack nominating …

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USDA Announces Appointments to Equity Commission Subcommittee on Rural Community Economic Development

WASHINGTON, August 23, 2022 – Today, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the 12 members of the new Equity Commission Subcommittee on Rural Community Economic Development (RCED). On April 7, 2022, the USDA announced the call for applications, and applications to join the RCED subcommittee were accepted through …

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Rural community development workers forming village councils in Cayo

Views : 156 Posted: Thursday, August 18, 2022. 6:21 p.m. CST. Photo credit: Ministry of Rural Transformation By Ruben Morales Iglesias: Southern and Central Rural Community Development Officers (RCDOs) have completed their first week of village council training in Cayo District, the Ministry of Rural Transformation, Community Development, …

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CLÁR Program Funding Allocations to Enhance Rural Community Projects

Many rural communities in County Westmeath and South Roscommon will benefit from the funding announced under the CLÁR scheme, as part of the government’s rural development policy ‘Our Rural Future’. The funding, administered by Minister Heather Humphreys and the Department of Rural Affairs, will support sports clubs, schools, local development …

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Digital connectivity survey reveals key concerns of rural Whanganui community

Sixty-one percent of respondents said that current rural telephone connectivity does not meet their needs. Photo / Bevan Conley According to a recent Internet Access and Digital Trust Survey in Whanganui District, rural residents say they continue to have difficulty accessing digital services. The survey, carried out by Whanganui District …

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Information on the Rural Community Leadership Program

Rural Development Initiatives invite residents of Clallam County to participate in the next West End Rural Community Leadership Class. This FREE program, supported by the Benjamin Phillips Fund, the Medina Foundation and the Marie Lamfrom Foundation, is based on the belief that thriving rural communities grow from a broad base …

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Rural Community Development and Affordable Housing Program Grants

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail OUR GRANT OPPORTUNITIES: Youth Today’s grant listings are carefully curated for our subscribers working in youth-related industries. Subscribers will find local, state, regional and national grant opportunities. THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS GRANT: Community development, affordable housing, family support, rural environment Thank you …

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Housing Executive launches 2022 Rural Community Awards Competition

‘Unsung heroes’ from across Northern Ireland are being sought by the Housing Executive as they officially launch their annual Rural Community Awards competition. Entries showcasing those making a grassroots difference in rural communities are sought before the September 30 competition deadline. The Rural Awards give local communities and their groups …

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Rural community rejects challenge to livestock rules

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The rural community of Hawke’s Bay supports the Cancer Society with an annual stock drive

Dean Freeman of Redshaw Livestock auctioning off a sheep pen for a Cancer Society fundraiser at Stortford Lodge Auction Yards in Hastings. Photo/Warren Buckland During the month of August, farmers will have the opportunity to donate to the Cancer Society through their livestock sales at the Stortford Lodge Sale Yards. …

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Rural community of Hawke’s Bay supports Cancer Society with annual stock drive

Dean Freeman of Redshaw Livestock auctioning off a sheep pen for a Cancer Society fundraiser at Stortford Lodge Auction Yards in Hastings. Photo/Warren Buckland During the month of August, farmers will have the opportunity to donate to the Cancer Society through their livestock sales at the Stortford Lodge Sale Yards. …

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Merkley outlines Oregon agriculture and rural community funding in appropriations bill

WASHINGTON (KTVZ) – Sen. Jeff Merkley announced Monday that he has secured major investments in Oregon agriculture, rural housing, food assistance and rural business priorities through Bill FY23. of the Senate on Agriculture, Rural Development, the Food and Drug Administration and related agencies. “As I hold a Town Hall each …

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Benefits of Starting a Business in a Rural Community | Company

Most people believe that starting a business in an urban area is the key to success. Yes, there are a lot of customers in urban areas, but there is also a lot of competition. Competition means customers will have many other options, which is bad for your revenue. But what …

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The State DEO has designated Century as a “Rural Community”. Here’s why it’s a big deal. : NorthEscambia.com

The town of Century has been designated by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) as a “Rural Community”. The designation makes Century eligible for the removal of matching fund requirements for WD programs and grants. “Secretary (DEO) Dane Eagle’s partnership with this project and the awarding of millions of …

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A two-room schoolhouse near Cibolo served the rural community

What happened to the Lower Seguin School House which was donated to Lakeview College. Upon the death of the original teacher, the school off Lower Seguin was transferred to the college. Now it is missing. In addition to the school house, they purchased a wood-fired picture of the school house …

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Rural community development and local government officials participate in a two-day train-the-trainer workshop

Views : 133 Posted: Saturday, July 23, 2022. 9:13 a.m. CST. Photo credit: Ministry of Community Development By Ruben Morales Iglesias: Several Rural Community Development Officers (RCDOs) and Local Government Officers (LGOs) participated in the training of trainers workshop on Thursday and Friday. The two-day workshop was organized …

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Building a Strong Rural Community on Campus

Tom Schnaubelt, executive director of the Haas Center for Public Service, grew up on a farm in rural Wisconsin. While Schnaubelt has been at Stanford since 2009, he has rarely crossed paths with others who grew up in or understood rural communities. The stereotypes he encountered did not represent the …

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Rural community development workers receive training in underwater detection techniques – Love FM

Rural Community Developers will no longer tirelessly drill for groundwater. More than fifteen rural community development officers improved their skills in underwater detection through a capacity building exercise. A five-day training session on the use of electrical resistivity technology for geophysical water detection is taking place this week in several …

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Victory of David against Goliath in the fish farming of a small rural community

Historic victory for residents of Scotland’s ‘last wilderness’ to protect wild salmon A tiny Highland community in a remote area known as Scotland’s last wilderness has won a resounding victory over a multibillion-pound salmon farming giant. Now the group says its campaign to block the expansion of salmon farming on …

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Grants to rural communities funding local programs

Over $140,000 has been awarded to rural community organizations in the Comox Valley. Funding comes from the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) Rural Community Grant Program. The district says the program launched in January 2021 to help nonprofits benefit their communities. More than 20 companies will benefit from the funding. …

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Rural Community Grants Return Funds to Comox Valley Regional District – Comox Valley Record

File photo of volunteers and visitors to the Mountainaire Avian Rescue Society – which receives support from the CVRD Rural Community Grants Program. Rural Community Grants put funds back into the Comox Valley Regional District Each year, the Comox Valley Regional …

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Tech Trends: Jeremy Gulban, CEO of CherryRoad Technologies, Saves Newspapers from Rural Communities

New Jersey tech entrepreneur Jeremy Gulban didn’t want to be a hero. Yet publishers and journalists across the country hail him as such. Gulban acquires rural community newspapers, but he does not empty them for their assets. Instead, he works to save community journalism. The reason: He thinks helping these …

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Rural Community Assistance Corporation and EDF Open Applications for 2022 Water Leadership Institute in Tulare and Kern counties

(WEST SACRAMENTO, CA – June 23, 2022) The Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) and the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) have launched the 2022 Water Leadership Institute for communities in the Tule Sub-Basin in Tulare and Kern Counties to acquire skills and knowledge to make informed, innovative and equitable water decisions. …

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IIT Madras researchers identify barriers to rural communities’ access to off-farm employment

Researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) have identified barriers to entry of rural communities into non-agricultural occupations. Researchers studied issues related to the rural economy. In particular, they analyzed the reasons why farmers do not adopt non-farm jobs even when agriculture does not provide them with a …

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Gunmen kill 37 in attack on rural community in Benue

Gunmen, who attacked Igama, a rural community in Benue state on Sunday morning, killed 37 people, residents of the community told PREMIUM TIMES. One survivor, Ambrose Adah, said the attackers raided the community as he and his family prepared for mass. Igama, an agrarian community, located in the local government …

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Nigeria: Gunmen kill 37 in attack on rural community in Benue

Survivors said the attackers raided the community in the early hours of Sunday Gunmen, who attacked Igama, a rural community in Benue state on Sunday morning, killed 37 people, residents of the community told PREMIUM TIMES. One survivor, Ambrose Adah, said the attackers raided the community as he and his …

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Voorhees launches Rural Community Development Institute | Local

Special for T&D DENMARK – South Carolina State Senator John Scott announced on June 9 the establishment of the Rural Community Development Institute at Voorhees University. The institute is a collaboration between the community initiative Becoming Beloved at Voorhees University and the South Carolina Institute of Innovation and Information (SCIII). …

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KOICA provides $10 million to build villages of peace through integrated rural community development

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) confirms an allocation of $10 million to develop communities in the northwestern region of Cambodia to become a community of peace and prosperity. The confirmation was made during the signing ceremony of a record of discussions with the Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) on …

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Orrum Receives Smart Rural Community Designation by NTCA – The Rural Broadband Association

SHALLOTTE – FOCUS Broadband recently awarded the town of Orrum Smart Rural Community designation along with a sign to proudly display the title in the town. The Smart Rural Community designation, awarded by the NTCA – The Rural Broadband Association, highlights member projects that make rural communities vibrant places to …

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Orrum Receives NTCA Smart Rural Community Designation — The Rural Broadband Association

June 8—SHALLOTTE — FOCUS Broadband recently awarded the town of Orrum Smart Rural Community designation along with a sign to proudly display the title in the town. The Smart Rural Community designation, awarded by the NTCA – The Rural Broadband Association, highlights member projects that make rural communities vibrant places …

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Tributes to Max, ‘a popular young man in our rural community’

Max, who was just 18, comes from a well-known farming family in Eglinton. He was the beloved son of Ryan Boggs and Rhonda Connell. In a Facebook post, Gorthill Farm Contracting said: “We are totally broken. Rest Max. Register to our daily newsletter Farming Life Today It is understood Max …

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The Bucksport section of Horry County is transformed from a rural community into an economic center.

Bucksport marina file. June 1, 2022. JASON LEE [email protected] The area known today as the communities of Bucksport and Bucksville—about a dozen miles south of Conway along SC 701—was once dense cypress forest. Henry Buck, originally from Maine, moved his family there in the 1820s to establish a plantation and …

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PHOTO REPORT: Cassopolis Beach Bash brings the rural community together – Leader Publications

CASSOPOLIS – With music echoing through downtown Cassopolis and across Stone Lake, local residents came together for two days of music, laughter and community bonding at the second annual Beach Bash over the weekend . Children waded along the shore and played in the sand, while older children and teenagers …

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Black rural community in California hit by historic drought restriction

Listen to this article here According to KCRW, Southern Californians are facing new water restrictions that began June 1 due to extreme drought. However, circumstances are especially worse for unincorporated communities along the shores of the San Joaquin Valley, known as colonias where mostly black and Latino families have lived …

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Medical student makes longitudinal impact in rural community

Rural patient care experience prepares third-year medical student for her future as a doctor Payson, Arizona Ninety miles northeast of Phoenix is ​​a rural town with a population of approximately 15,000 people. Payson, Arizona, a small community with a lush forest landscape and majestic views of the Mogollon Rim, is …

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East Spencer, China Grove selected to participate in statewide rural community initiative – Salisbury Post

Elisabeth Strillacci and Ben Stansell China Grove and East Spencer have been selected along with 17 other cities by the state Department of Commerce to participate in a capacity building program which, when completed, will help each city qualify for a major grant. The Department of Commerce partnered with Appalachian …

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Nigerian rural community stuck in water crisis. A Nonprofit Takes a Photo and It Rocks the Narrative

Kemi Gbereogun, 52, frowns as he mixes the dough Foufou, a staple food made from cassava, on a fire. She becomes restless. It’s been over two hours since her children left for the creek and they haven’t returned yet. “This water problem will one day end up with us because …

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AEDC Rural Community Grants Awarded Locally | New

JONESBORO — Three local communities have received Rural Community Grants from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) totaling $33,297 to make improvements to help their towns. According to a press release released Thursday by AEDC’s Rural Services Division, recipients of the Rural Community Grants included: the Bay Fire Department, which …

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Large number of drunken children spill onto rural community streets after illicit parties

Extra police patrols are set to be deployed in Epworth following a spate of underage drinking and drunk children rampaging through the streets. According to Humberside Police, the Epworth Turbary area has seen an increase in ‘house parties’ with large numbers of children being supplied with alcohol. The force says …

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NTC Hosts 5th Annual Rural Community Health Workers Conference

Dozens of community health workers from the area and beyond gathered for the fifth annual Northwest Technical College Rural Community Health Workers Conference. According to a statement, the presentations focused on suicide prevention, sustainable workforce practices and how to work with incarcerated men. The …

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Rural community college helps open conversation about opioid crisis

Overdose deaths in the United States are at an all-time high. There were over 100,000 overdose deaths in the United States from December 2020 to December 2021. LaSalle County has one of the highest overdose death rates in Illinois. It also has high rates of opioid-related hospitalizations and emergency room …

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Clallam County Rural Community Leadership Program Information

Rural Development Initiatives invite residents of Clallam County to participate in the next West End Rural Community Leadership Class. This FREE program, supported by the Benjamin Phillips Fund and the Medina Foundation, is based on the belief that thriving rural communities grow from a broad base of skilled, motivated leaders …

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Milestone: Olympic Medical Center Named Best Rural Community Hospital for Seventh Consecutive Year

For the seventh consecutive year, the Olympic Medical Center has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Rural and Community Hospitals by the Chartis Center for Rural Health, WTO officials announced in late April. Chartis names the best rural hospitals each year, using 36 different metrics to measure rural …

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Oxford Rural Community Hospital will reopen in June.

Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 1:04 p.m.Press release: Canterbury District Health Council Canterbury DHB will reopen Oxford Rural Community Hospital in mid-June. Becky Hickmott, executive director of nursing, says the Oxford facility will reopen first as capacity is limited at other aged care facilities in Oxford. The majority of residents come …

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Range Telephone Cooperative Incorporated Recognized for Rural Community Services – Sheridan Media

Courtesy of NTCA NTCA-The Rural Broadband Association, recently recognized Range as the winner of the NTCA Marketing eXcellence Awards for Marketing Campaign and Public Relations Campaign. Range is a member of NTCA, the premier association representing nearly 850 independents,community telecommunications companies in rural communities across America. The Marketing eXcellence Awards …

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Factors influencing COVID-19 vaccine acceptance and hesitancy among rural community in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional survey-based study

This article was originally published here Hum Immunother Vaccine. 2022 May 17:1-9. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2022.2064685. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT Although more than one hundred million beneficiaries have received the COVID-19 vaccine till February 20, 2022 in Bangladesh; however, proportionately, low uptake has been recorded in rural areas and a substantial …

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Unique initiative of DMCH-Ludhiana serving the rural community: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Manav Mander Ludhiana, May 13 Medical facilities are still not easily accessible to the rural population. In the government structure, dispensaries and community health centers are there, but the problems are not lacking. Sometimes doctors run out while many times theses run out of medicine. …

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Nearly 80% shortage of medical specialists in rural community health centers

The shortage of specialists in community health centers in rural areas has worsened. The total shortage widened to 79.9% in 2021 from 76.1% a year earlier, according to data from the Rural Health Statistics 2020-21 report. There is a shortage in all specialties, including surgeons, doctors, pediatricians as well …

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Texas Rural Community Library Support Grants

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail Click on the arrow to listen to the story: OUR GRANT OPPORTUNITIES: Youth Today’s grant listings are carefully curated for our subscribers working in youth-related industries. Subscribers will find local, state, regional and national grant opportunities. PURPOSE OF THIS GRANT: Library support, …

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Sturgeon County First Rural Community to Adopt Clean Energy Retrofit Program – FortSaskOnline.com

It’s a win-win. Residents of Sturgeon County will soon have the opportunity to lower their utility bills while increasing their property value with a new financing program. In mid-April, the county council approved the Clean Energy Improvement Program (CEIP) tax settlement. CEIP allows municipalities to provide competitive funding to landowners …

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A transgender officer writes the story of a rural community

CAMBRIDGE, NY (NEWS10) – A Washington County officer is making history as the first openly transgender police officer in his rural community. NEWS10’s Anya Tucker shares her story and how she opens doors for others in the LGBTQ community who might dream of a career in law enforcement. Patrol officer …

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The murder of Emilhle Tukani galvanizes the rural community…

As raging floods in KwaZulu-Natal dominated the media space, a little story on the rape and murder of Emile Tukani, 12 years old in a village near Mthatha in the Eastern Cape went almost unnoticed. It is perhaps worth noting that it has received the least attention, as incidents of …

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Rural community outside Scottsdale divided over its water future

Editor’s Note: This is the fourth in a five-part series titled “KTAR Water Watch,” which will explore the present and future of water supply across Arizona and the metro area. of Phoenix. PHOENIX – Rio Verde Foothills has a water problem. The rural community located more than 30 miles northeast …

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Rural community mobilizes to build classrooms, sell livestock and use grant money

A parent who has five children at a school sold goats and contributed R1,500 in cash to raise money to improve facilities Parents contributed whatever they could afford to ensure their children received an education The school director congratulates the parents and asks the competent authorities to complete what the …

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Irish history: A rural community survived a millennium of plagues and famines

Analysis of pollen stored in peat at Slieveanorra in the Antrim Hills reveals the resilience of a rural community in the face of environmental change Humans April 27, 2022 By Michael Marshall The boggy uplands of Northern Ireland were once forested and farmed Helen Essell, CC-BY 4.0 A rural Irish …

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Former science teacher pursuing medical studies in population-based urban and rural community health

From a very young age, Stella Barth dreamed of becoming a doctor. As a student, she turned to science classes and research. But after earning a bachelor’s degree in neurobiology from Harvard College, she took a different path. The Stoneham native taught science for eight years, first at Newton Country …

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Chambers Pen hails government plans to develop deep rural community – Jamaica Observer

Terran Cottrell points to the playing field in the community which he says needs improvement. CHAMBERS PEN, Hanover – Residents and stakeholders of the deep rural community of Chambers Pen in Hanover have welcomed the government’s recent announcement that it intends to develop the district into the first model community …

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Hundreds of people flock to learn about the police at the first-ever rural community showcase

Taking advantage of the beautiful Easter weekend weather, hundreds of visitors attended Saturday’s first rural community showcase at the Newark Showground. The event, hosted by Nottinghamshire Police and Police and Crime Commissioner Caroline Henry, allowed visitors to learn about the various police teams working to keep them safe, mountain bikes …

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Success for Nottinghamshire’s first rural community showcase

Families, farmers and other rural residents had the chance to meet local police officers and learn more about their work during a day of fun and activities. Making the most of the beautiful Easter weekend weather, hundreds of visitors attended Saturday’s first rural community showcase at the Newark Showground. The …

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How a Rural Community College Supports Native American Students

Ashlyn Adakai, student at Northland Pioneer CollegeEvery Wednesday, 19-year-old Ashlyn Adakai gets up early, determined not to be late for her three-hour chemistry lab at 6 p.m. at Northland Pioneer College (NPC) on its campus in Winslow, Arizona. His weekly commute is approximately 300 miles round trip. Yet Adakai never …

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Investing in Rural Prosperity: Key Trends in Rural Communities

Join us for an exciting webinar on rural development. Authors of chapters in the new Federal Reserve Book, external linkInvesting in rural prosperity, will provide deeper insight into innovative ways rural communities can approach development. In this first of four webinars, the authors will discuss important rural trends that will …

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Retired nurse tackles waste and wins rural community champion award

A retired nurse who has traveled 3,000 miles over the past three years to pick up litter has received a prestigious award for her work in the community. Mandy McElreavey of the Cloughmills Community Action Team has won the Housing Executive’s 2021 Rural Community Champion Award, North Region. She also …

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USDA Announces Plans to Create Rural Community Economic Development Subcommittee of its Equity Commission

WASHINGTON, April 7, 2022 — The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced that it will create a Rural Community Economic Development (RCED) subcommittee as part of the recently launched Equity Commission. Nominations and applications to join the RCED Sub-Committee are due May 6th. The Federal Register notice is …

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A new voice for broadband — rural community groups

April 5—The county may soon have another key ally when it comes to advocating for better broadband connectivity. During Monday’s meeting of commissioners, Mike McLean updated the board on renewed interest from six community clubs in the county to have a wider voice on issues affecting rural areas. As the …

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Rural community response to help those fleeing Ukraine

Housing, Local Government and Heritage Minister Darragh O’Brien and Rural and Community Development Minister Heather Humphreys today (Monday 4 April) welcomed the creation of Community Response Forums in each local authority area to coordinate local responses to the Ukrainian crisis. Local community and volunteer groups across the country have mobilized …

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ICC provides 60 Bibles to a rural community in Indonesia

04/03/2022 Indonesia (International Christian Concern) – In the middle of 2021, Malaki Aritonang and his wife founded the Garis Depan ministry in the town of Gunang Tua, a rural village about 10 hours drive from the nearest big city in North Sumatra. The name Garis Depan is Indonesian and translates …

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FCC funding opens up to rural community initiatives

Farm Credit Canada is now accepting applications from registered charities and non-profit organizations in rural Canada for the FCC AgriSpirit Fund. Over the past 17 years, the agricultural lender has provided rural community groups with between $5,000 and $25,000 in FCC AgriSpirit financing for various community improvement initiatives. This year …

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The upgrade will benefit the rural community and protect the river in Tipperary

Grangemockler in Tipperary is one of twelve sewage treatment plants set to receive an upgrade from Irish Water which will benefit rural communities and protect local rivers. This project will be funded by the European Union as part of the Irish National Recovery and Resilience Plan. When complete, the newly …

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Government supports three new rural community hubs to strengthen local connections and resilience

The government is supporting rural communities in Waikato, Otago and the West Coast to develop and provide solutions to local challenges, Rural Communities Minister Damien O’Connor announced today. Grants totaling $154,000 are being awarded to rural community centers in Wairamarama, Teviot Valley and Whare Manaaki O Te Tai Poutini under …

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A boost for rural community hub and catchment group projects in South Canterbury

Community resilience and best land management practices in South Canterbury will be strengthened through government support for two farmer-led projects, Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor announced today. “We are investing $610,000 over three years in the Hakataramea Sustainability Collective to help landowners in the Hakataramea Valley farm more sustainably and improve …

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LETTER: Sojourner celebrates rural community | Opinion

I read with great interest Andy Murphy’s recent letter to the editor of the Greene County Register regarding his company’s proposed glamping resort off Mutton Hollow Road. I have a farm around the corner on Simmons Gap Road and like many have wondered what impact the Sojourner Resort might have …

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Film telling the story of a trans woman in a rural community currently playing in Charlottetown

Shelley Thompson’s directorial debut wouldn’t have been possible without her son. The award-winning performer best known for her portrayal of Barbara Lahey on the hit TV series Trailer park boysbegan to turn his attention to the director’s chair at a time when his son, singer-songwriter T. Thomason, was embarking on …

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USDA opens technical assistance grant round to support rural community facilities

In the past, the University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez campus has been among the entities that have received this type of grant to help disadvantaged rural communities. (Credit: FEMA/Eduardo Martínez). The U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications through May 23 to provide funding to help rural communities expand their ability …

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Comcast Invests $1 Million to Bring Broadband to Rural Community of Biola, California in Fresno County

Comcast Opens Three New Elevator Zones Offering Free Wi-Fi, Donates More Than $100,000 and 250 Free Laptops to Boost Digital Equity in the Region Livermore, CA –News Direct– Comcast CA Comcast today announced that it has invested $1 million to bring broadband to Biola, California, a rural community in Fresno …

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New Anza Street banners promote rural community – Press Enterprise

New banners promoting the rural community of Anza now hang along Route 371. The Highway 371 Business Association and others began putting up street banners to promote the rural community of Anza. (Courtesy of Annika Knoppel) The project was undertaken by the Highway 371 Business Association, Anza Area Trail Town, …

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Rural community builds its first broadband network in Ireland

The local community of Piltown and Fiddown, Co. Kilkenny is the first in Ireland to build its own fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband network, as residents were adamant they would not be left behind in national broadband plan. Community residents and the non-profit volunteer group Broadband 4 Our Community (B4OC) made history …

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RSMH Recognized as Top 20 Rural Community Hospitals for Second Consecutive Year

Riverside Health System is proud to announce that Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital (RSMH) has been recognized for the second year in a row as one of the Top 20 Rural Community Hospitals by the National Rural Health Association (NRHA). This distinguished honor is given to health care organizations that exemplify …

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The Salvation Army of the Shoals organizes a gift for rural residents in need | News

As inflation and record gas prices continue to plague people everywhere, an organization is working to ensure no city is left behind. The Shoals Salvation Army wants to make sure that small towns with limited resources get the help they need during tough economic times. This work includes the Sacks …

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Remote work centers in Offaly visited by the Rural Community Network

The Junction, Tullamore Published: Thu 10 March 2022, 15:18 A remote work center in Tullamore was recently visited by the Rural Community Network (RCN). RCN visited business centers and remote work centers within the ConnectedHubs.ie network and spoke to managers who shared their experiences of building and running their successful …

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WVSOM launches healthcare program for rural communities

LEWISBURG, WV (WVNS) – Residents of Greenbrier County will now be able to enjoy free transportation to get to medical appointments and be more easily tested for COVID-19 and other infectious diseases. This major community program is the result of a partnership between the Center for Rural and Community Health …

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Pembrokeshire project brings superfast fiber speeds to rural community

A farming family in Ambleston, who were told fast broadband would never reach their home, are now enjoying superfast fiber speeds, thanks to a pioneering project in Pembrokeshire. The remote location of Anne and Richard James’ cattle farm caused previous engineers to be told they could not accommodate anything but …

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Public servants participate in the Rural Community Development Initiative – Claiborne Progress

Participants from eight towns in rural eastern Tennessee recently participated in the Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI), a joint venture with UT’s Municipal Technical Advisory Service (MTAS) and the UT Naifeh Center for Leadership effective (NCEL). Linda Stilson of New Tazewell was among the attendees. RCDI was made possible by …

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Prague recognized as smart rural community | Local News

About 50 community members gathered on Tuesday morning when Prague was recognized as a smart rural community. The Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company (NNTC) honored the village in Saunders County during an event at the Kolache Korner. NNTC is a provider of telephone, Internet and television services. The special designation comes …

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A rural community builds its own FTTP broadband network

Non-profit brings 150Mbps connectivity to Kilkenny-Waterford-Tipperary border The life Jim O’Brien, Broadband 4 Our Community; Paul Walsh; Declan Rice, CEO, Kilkenny Leader; Vernon Buckley; and Kate Foley of Iverk Produce/O’Shea Farm. Credit: Dylan Vaughan A non-profit, volunteer-run company that has provided access to 150Mbps connectivity to 750 homes and businesses …

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LECTURE NOTE: Rural Community Journal

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail What is a rural community newspaper? A rural community newspaper is a publication owned and created by the rural community to meet their communication and information needs. Kasoma in Oso (2003) defines a rural community …

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SMH Named Among Top 100 Rural Community Hospitals for Seventh Consecutive Year | Local News

SHERIDAN – Sheridan Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Rural and Community Hospitals in the Nation for 2022 by Chartis Group. This is the seventh consecutive year that SMH has won this honor. Over 800 hospitals were included in the study with the top 100 …

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A local school provides vocational and technical training to the rural community

WILDER, Idaho — Graduating from high school is an important turning point for students to decide what’s next, and for some, it’s vocational technical education. That’s where the Canyon-Owyhee School Service Agency — better known as COSSA — comes in with 10 different programs that offer college credit and professional …

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Clinical Skills Educator, work at Rural Community Clinical School with DEAKIN UNIVERSITY

Flexible location, based on Deakin’s rural training footprint Part-time (0.3), Continuous Level A $71,348 + 17% superannuation Deakin’s health faculty is recognized in Australia and internationally for its teaching, training, research and service to its communities. Working within the School of Medicine, the Clinical Skills Educator …

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