Many growers across the country have been left without a market due to oversupplied apple processors. West Virginia rescued its surplus, with a plan that donates apples to hunger-fighting charities.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
On this West Virginia Morning, one year ago, Inside Appalachia introduced us to Ukrainian folk musician Vsevolod Sadovyj for a story about the Appalachian Dulcimer. Folkways Reporter Clara Haizlett caught up with him recently to see how things have changed after more than a year of war.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Last year, Folkways Reporter Clara Haizlett met with Ukrainian tsymbalist Vsevolod Sadovyj over Zoom to understand the connection between the Appalachian hammer dulcimer and a Ukrainian folk instrument called the tsymbaly. At the time they met, it was just a few months after the war in Ukraine started. Haizlett caught up with him again this year to see how he and his family are doing.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
This week on Inside Appalachia, a Ukrainian musician reflects on what music means during wartime. And there’s a growing number of a certain kind of blood-sucking arachnid — and diseases that come with it. We also sit in on one of the natural wonders of the Great Smoky Mountains.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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