Here's a roundup of stories with rural resonance; if you do or see similar work that should be shared on The Rural Blog, email us at

heather.chapman@uky.edu

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Rural California county defies shelter in place order.

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Military correspondent says citizen unrest over shut-downs makes him more afraid than he ever was in Afghanistan or Iraq.

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Pandemic sharpens focus on rural digital divide, columnist writes.

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Three reasons the pandemic is creating a rural employment crisis.

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Irish dig deep to help pandemic-stricken Navajo, repaying a debt that stretches back to the Great Potato Famine.

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Rural Black Belt southerners take on the coronavirus.

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Pandemic could change how low-income parents are treated.

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In fracking's new reality, only the strongest will survive.

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