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July 25, 2017

 

Map of rural health facilities in Indiana.

Hospitals In Rural Indiana Communities Rank Top In Country

Ranking Indiana ninth in the country, The Health Resources and Services Administration is recognizing 10 states for improving healthcare in their communities.

March 17, 2017

 

Energy cooperatives like UDWI began in the 1930s to provide electricity to rural areas of the United States.

High Electric Rates Prompt Residents To Try Ousting Co-Op Board

Why some southwestern Indiana residents are running against long-time incumbents for a spot on their energy cooperative's board of directors.

December 28, 2016

 

An in-state study earlier this year found that one in five newborns tested positive for opioids.

More Babies Born Drug Dependent In Rural Areas

A new national report finds the number of babies born addicted to drugs has risen sharply, especially in rural areas.

September 11, 2015

 

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Without High-Speed Internet, Rural Indiana Could Suffer

About 44 percent of Hoosiers living in rural areas don't have access to high-speed Internet.

September 3, 2015

 

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Rural Areas Look To Task Force To Address Heroin Problem

Rural areas often have the most difficult time addressing drug problems because of a lack of resources.

September 26, 2014

 

Rural jobs are increasing in Indiana, but there might not be many takers.

Report: Rural Jobs To Return To Pre-Recession Levels

Rural jobs are on track to return to pre-recession levels, but prime-working aged adults are expected to leave counties where jobs will increase.

September 4, 2013

 

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Lawmakers Seek More Ways To Boost Rural Economies

Indiana legislators met Wednesday to discuss forming new legislation that would encourage economic development in rural areas.

April 3, 2013

 

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Despite Downward Trend, Teen Pregnancy Remains An Issue

Knox, Cass and Lawrence counties have some of the highest rates of teen pregnancy in the state of Indiana.

May 9, 2012

 

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Rural Post Offices Cut Back On Hours To Save Money

The U.S. Postal Service says the reduction in hours will help offices avoid closure.

November 22, 2011

 

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Hoosiers In Rural Areas More “Prepared” Than City Dwellers

The Indiana Department of Homeland Security says Hoosiers in rural areas tend to be self-reliant than those in the cities.

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