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“The more we are able to support local businesses, the better”

Small businesses were forced to close due to the COVID-19 pandemic, losing hundreds of costumers and thousands of dollars. The Stronghold Jiu Jitsu in...

COVID-19’s effect on Yellowstone tourism

National Park closures due to COVID-19 have affected Yellowstone’s visitations and economically impacted its surrounding towns. Former rodeo employee shares how the decline in...

Idaho teens keep working during COVID-19

Ashley Dredge continues to work in two part-time jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic. She follows CDC guidelines to stay safe in her hometown of...

Expert warns climate change could sink rural economies

Ryan Richards, a policy analyst at the Center for American Progress, says prepping rural economies for climate change is a matter of grave importance....

Hear what it’s like living with asthma in Detroit during the Coronavirus pandemic

Nineska Brock lives with asthma and COPD in the most polluted area of Detroit. Her granddaughter, SRL reporter Tranaye' Hayes, talks to her about...

Ohio state rep says government needs to protect farmers from climate change

Representative Michael O'Brien thinks the Ohio state government isn't doing enough on climate change. The state's rural economies especially need protection. This story was...

Doctor warns air pollution in Detroit increases risks associated with COVID infection

Dr. Daniel Ouellette sees recovered COVID-19 patients at his hospital in Detroit and fears the virus is leaving longterm damage. Air pollution only makes...

Amid pandemic, air pollution places unequal burden on some Detroiters

University of Michigan's Dr. Trish Koman warns that air pollution could be worsening the COVID-19 pandemic in Detroit, with African American communities in the...

COVID-19 calls into question the future of family farms

One Wisconsin dairy farmer says COVID-19 has been "devastating" for business. But its not the only economic threat she faces. This story was produced...

PBS NewsHour full episode, July 6, 2020

Monday on the NewsHour, the U.S. observes a muted holiday weekend as the novel coronavirus spreads with alarming speed across much of the country....

Student from Brooklyn, New York on distance learning, pandemic stress

The stories in this video were submitted by students at Northside Charter High School in Brooklyn, New York.

“I lost myself for a while” CA teen on missing volleyball during the pandemic

This video was submitted by Alyssa Gonzalez from Northview High School in Covina, California.