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Archive: October 19, 2009

BOISE, Idaho - "Small Faces in a Big Recession." That's the title of a new report that checks on how Idaho families are faring in the distressed economy, taking in results from focus groups, interviews and state statistics. The checkup on the state of kids and families was sponsored by Idaho Kids Co ...Read More

BOISE, Idaho - Say "Trick or treat" and then say "hello," to get to know the children and parents in your neighborhood. The Idaho Children's Trust Fund "Our Kids: Our Business" initiative intends to make that greeting a new Halloween tradition, as a way to strengthen neighborhoods and families. The ...Read More

MADISON, Wis. - New research at the University of Wisconsin indicates that there is at least one area critical to the energy, agriculture and environmental future in that state and much of the Midwest that most people agree on, regardless of their politics. Researchers asked hundreds of people a se ...Read More

PHOENIX - A new community project is putting photographers to work on behalf of 15 Arizona non-profit agencies that help the homeless and working poor. The photos help the organizations tell their stories to those they serve and to potential donors. Cassandra Coblentz, associate curator of the Sco ...Read More

SPOKANE, Wash. - Demoralized by cutbacks and layoffs, Washington State workers are picketing the governor's Eastern Washington office in Spokane today. They're protesting further cuts to state-run hospitals and the corrections system - cuts recommended in a new consultant's report. One suggestion it ...Read More

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Almost ten years ago, in 2000, country singer Garth Brooks was at the top of his career, bringing in millions of dollars a year, when he suddenly retired from performing and recording to spend time with his daughters. Now, he says, he's coming out of retirement and returning to th ...Read More

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Groups of farm workers, doctors and parents have banded together to ask the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to do more to protect children from pesticides. They filed a petition last Wednesday, citing examples of dangerous chemicals sprayed on fields and orchards that event ...Read More

WHITESBURG, Ky. - Some regions of Kentucky have for years had an emergency response system in place to alert citizens of the potential threat of a manmade or natural disaster, but that's not the case in some pockets of the southeastern part of the state. In Letcher County, a network of residents, go ...Read More

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