For the first time Campbell County won't send extra revenue to help fund statewide education, underscoring a growing risk to relying on mineral revenues.
A community comes together to write a new chapter in rural health care with the building of a hospital and long-term care facility.
With costs outstripping revenues and no legal mandate to provide service, counties’ and towns’ EMS funding models are collapsing.
Financial rating service lists Ultra Resources and Jonah Energy bonds among top debts of concern potentially subject to imminent defaults.
Rural health officials face unique challenges as the pandemic worsens. Reliant on advanced medical care in other communities — care that modelers fear could become overwhelmed — stopping contagion is “our one big tool,” a nurse said.