Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Stateline: Rural States Find Resistance in Growing Vaccination Rates

In a new report by Stateline, a part of Pew Charitable Trusts, many states with sizeable rural populations have now found themselves...

Daily Yonder: New COVID-19 Infections Decrease in Rural Areas

In a new update from The Daily Yonder, the last full week of September (Sept. 19-25) saw a 14% decrease in new...

Colorado: Vaccine Mandate Leaves Rural Leaders Concerned Over Medical Staff Shortages

In Otero County, Colorado, county commissioners have asked for an amendment to the state's vaccine mandate, predicting a massive staff shortage at...

UTEP: New Partnership to Improve Mental Health Access in Rural Texas

With a $1.9 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the University of Texas at El Paso and...

Daily Yonder: Shortages in Idaho Hospitals Force Crisis Implementation During COVID...

In a new story from The Daily Yonder, the current COVID-19 wave, plus staffing shortages, have made all the hospitals in Idaho...