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Mine runoff in E. Kentucky stream (Image: Shutterstock)
Floods continue to upset life in Eastern Kentucky | “Repairing the Damage”, an analysis of surface mining’s aftermath | The stories of a sheriff’s murder; how a city's signature dish says something powerful about race relations in Nashville; and how a Kentuckian’s novel made it from page to screen
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These continue to be uncertain times around covid 19 and the new delta variant. Only 43.5% of Madison County citizens are vaccinated, and the numbers of corona virus cases are increasing rapidly. Ten counties in Kentucky are red and Madison County is amber. The board of Sustainable Berea has determined that their on-farm event, scheduled for July 29 and mentioned in last week's edition of Eastern Standard, will be postponed until some time in the fall when, hopefully, there will be the opportunity to gather safely to celebrate theirr work and community.
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