In the Bush, there are no movie theaters, bowling alleys, or coffee shops, so Taryn Williams, 28, spends time with her dog, Betty, and her students.
Although not a single Republican voted for Biden's American Rescue Plan, only half of rural voters credit Democrats for stimulus payments.
Dr Eilir Hughes and his colleagues vaccinated 1,200 people over a single weekend. They didn’t waste a single dose of the Pfizer jab as they inoculated people despite snowfall. “I wanted to prove that it could be done better and it could be done faster.” Visit the Business section of […]
Distributing COVID-19 vaccines to rural areas hit hard by the pandemic will be one of the many difficult challenges that states and health systems face in vaccinating Americans. Sioux Falls, South Dakota-based health system Sanford Health is planning to use a fleet of Dodge minivans to courier Pfizer vaccines to […]
With more companies allowing their employees to work remotely for the foreseeable future, people are flocking to real estate apps scrolling for homes with more space. Zillow has seen a tremendous uptick in visitors to their site. While many users are just scrolling aspirationally to pass the time in cramped […]
The Police Chief in Croydon, New Hampshire, was fired Tuesday night and ordered to turn over his uniform. Doing so, he had to walk home in a snowstorm wearing only his underwear. The police chief, Richard Lee, was the only officer working for the department. Visit Insider’s homepage for more […]
Moving from a small town in Connecticut to New York City came with its challenges. I soon began to realise that there are things I really miss (and don’t miss at all) about small-town life. I miss the natural beauty of New England, my mum’s home-cooked meals, and being close […]
The latest research shows exposure to racism, homophobia, family influence and the media help make aggressive behaviour seem normal in rural adolescent boys. An Australian study asked 187 rural boys aged 12 to 17 about what makes them angry and likely to be aggressive, as well as about their own […]
The royal commission into financial services has again heard of bank customers having their signatures forged. This time it was a customer at Rural Bank, which was acquired by Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in 2010, who found a loan increase document had also been improperly witnessed. “Her signature had been […]
In China, a rural school had only one student. She studied with a single teacher, and usually learned and played alone. After the population of her village dropped, her parents couldn’t afford to send her elsewhere, so she continued to attend school alone. Xu Shuhui was the only student in […]
Yesterday the Australian Taxation Office released figures which revealed the richest postcodes in Australia, as well as the postcodes which had the lowest incomes. At the top of the latter list was the postcode 2387, which covers Bulyeroi and Rowena in western New South Wales, south west of Moree. This […]
Angry birds versus pigs.
CBA in rural China.