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Young Leaders From 2022 Mountaineer Boys State Speak Out On Issues

In its 83rd year, the American Legion’s Mountaineer Boys State has more than 200 West Virginia rising high school seniors who are learning political decision making this week.

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In Knott County, Kentucky, Gingerbread Is Remembered For Its Connection to Local Politics

In a special report as part of the Inside Appalachia Folkways Project, Nicole Musgrave, traces the surprising history of gingerbread in Knott County, Kentucky from everyday treat, to election time tradition, to fundraising champion.

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W.Va. Governor's Race Reveals Identity Crisis Among Both Parties

According to the Secretary of State’s website, 18 people filed financial disclosures last year declaring their intention to run for governor against…

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UMWA Labor Day Rally, River Boat Workers Discuss Future, & Hope for an Endangered Species

This Labor Day, members of the United Mine Workers of America marched eleven miles from the town of Marmet in West Virginia to Racine. As Emily Allen…

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