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Rural Infections Break Record for Fourth Week. Rural Cases Top 1 Million.

Full page map Updated 6:11 a.m. Eastern, 10/20/20 Covid-19 spread in rural America at a record-breaking pace again last week, adding 160 counties to the red-zone list and bringing the total number of rural Americans who have tested positive for the coronavirus to more than 1 million. Nearly 70% of the nation’s 1,976 rural (nonmetropolitan) […]

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Candidate for Council Dreams of Rebuilding Town While Making $19,000 a Year Working as CVS Cashier

EDITOR’S NOTE: The documentary film “Moundsville,” about the small town in West Virginia, currently airs on PBS. John W. Miller, one of the film’s creators, has stayed in touch with friends he made there during the year-long shoot. This article is republished from the documentary’s website. +++ Way up this fall’s U.S. election ballot is the […]