There’s a lot at stake for rural Kentucky this election. Our voter guide gathers up Daily Yonder reporting and resources to help rural voters participate and make their voice heard.

The Basics – What You Need to Know

Election Day is Tuesday, November 3, 2020

The Issues

Your Post Office Is on the Ballot

More Post Offices have closed in Kentucky over the past decade than in any other state.

Source: United States Postal Service

Covid-19 Is on the Ballot

More than 1,300 Kentuckians have died from Covid-19.


Addiction Is on the Ballot

More than 1,300 Kentuckians died from drug overdoses in 2019.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Justice Is on the Ballot

Democracy Is on the Ballot

What Else Is on the Ballot? – Tell Us Your Rural Voter’s Agenda

To help guide our election coverage, we’re asking our readers what issues are most important to them. Tell us what you think the candidates and campaigns should be talking about, and we’ll strive to keep those issues in focus.

Continuing 2020 Coverage

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Before You Go Vote – Preview Your Ballot

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