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Lack of information persists for rural communities

MUTARE, ZIMBABWE – Minutes before 7 p.m. on a cold September evening, Violet Chisango is fumbling around with the little solar-powered radio she bought 15 years ago. After checking that the battery is full, it plugs into “Studio 7” from Voice of America. She waited all day for local news …

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Pandemic could further erode New England city reunion

MIDDLESEX, Vermont – The town reunion, for centuries, has been a staple of life in New England – but the coronavirus pandemic could hasten the departure of the tradition where people come together to debate everything, from the purchase of local road equipment to multi-million dollar budgets to pressing social …

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Could the pandemic further erode the New England city reunion? | Vermont News

By WILSON RING, Associated Press MIDDLESEX, Vermont (AP) – The town reunion, for centuries, has been a staple of life in New England – but the coronavirus pandemic could hasten the departure of the tradition where people come together to debate everything from the purchase of local road equipment to …

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How the pandemic could further erode the New England city reunion

Reuniting the town, for centuries, has been a staple of life in New England – but the coronavirus pandemic could hasten the departure of the tradition where people come together to debate everything from buying to local road equipment with multi-million dollar budgets to pressing social problems. The basis of …

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Valley News – Pandemic further erodes New England town meeting tradition

MIDDLESEX, Vt. – The town meeting, for centuries, has been a staple of New England life – but the coronavirus pandemic could hasten the departure from the tradition where people gather to debate everything from buying equipment local truck with budgets of several million dollars for urgent social problems. The …

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