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Do We Have A Healthy Community?

Through its years of working with rural communities, the Blandin Foundation has identified the Nine Common Dimensions

Democracy On The Edge Entering 2022 Elections

There is an old saying about the role of the press in America that speaks only half of what it should.

Teach Your Children The Joy Of Reading

Children are reading less for fun these days, a trend that doesn’t prepare them for the future or to be a part of civ

It’s Past Time That We Help Out Our Hospitals

Area hospitals, overwhelmed with COVID-19 patients, are begging for our help.

Another Sign Of Our Uncivil Society

A Drop of Ink
By Reed Anfinson

Housing Remains Pressing Rural Challenge

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

We No Longer Build Bridges, We Burn Them

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

The Rot At the Heart Of Our Discontent

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

Too Many ‘Black Elephants’ In The Room

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

The Gutting Of Rural Newspapers

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

Walking Is Good For You And Your Community

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

A Challenging Time To Trust The News

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

Empowering The Voice Of The Middle

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

Census Shows Growing Rural Diversity

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

4-H Is The Best Youth Program In America

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News
I pledge my head to clearer thinking,

Nowhere To Run, Nowhere To Hide

By Reed Anfinson
Publisher
Swift County Monitor-News

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