Health & Safety - COVID Protocol Update

Adapting to COVID-19 crisis, Radically Rural goes remote

By Sentinel Staff The struggles facing communities dealing with the impact of COVID-19 on personal lives, jobs and businesses are well documented. With this in mind, the organizers of Radically Rural, the summit that showcases ideas of importance to small cities and towns, will stage its event this year on one day and exclusively online. Read more…


To Build Climate Resilience, Every Backyard Matteres

Radically Rural: To Build Climate Resilience, Every Backyard Matters How can you manage your patch of the planet to best address climate change?       By Caroline Tremblay On Apr 27, 2020 ** This article was originally published for the Daily Yonder Gully-washing rainstorms are becoming the norm. “Nine of the top 10 years for extreme one-day Read more…


Journalists Help Guide Community in Search of Solutions

Solutions Journalism looks beyond problems to what might be done to address them. ** This article was originally published for the Daily Yonder   “We really care about journalism that does more than just diagnose the problem,” explains Leah Todd, New England region manager for Solutions Journalism Network. Her organization trains journalists to explore how Read more…


10 News Publishers That Do It Right 2020

The Keene Sentinel, one of the organizing partners of Radically Rural, was featured in Editor&Publisher’s 2020 list of “10 News Publishers That Do It Right” by Nu Yang and Evelyn Mateos. Read the Keene Sentinel’s feature below: The full article can be found here.   Keene Sentinel Keene, N.H.  Since 2018, the Keene Sentinel, along with Read more…



Radically Rural: Turning the Silver Tsunami into Gold – The Daily Yonder

  ** This article was originally published by Caroline Tremblay for the Daily Yonder EDITOR’S NOTE: Today we introduce a new column, “Radically Rural,” which will explore ways rural leaders are building stronger communities through innovative strategies. The column is produced by the organizers of Radically Rural, an annual summit of rural leaders that last Read more…


How is YourEconomy?

The details of your local economy offers up valuable clues as to the work that you should be focusing on and the effectiveness of existing local entrepreneurship programs.  It is, however, challenging to easily access reliable local data that is current.  We first encountered YourEconomy.org (YE) while at a retreat for entrepreneur support organizations at Read more…


Radically Rural 2019 Arts & Culture Track Summary by Arts Alive!

Submitted and Written by Jessica Gelter, Executive Director of Arts Alive! and Track Organizer of Radically Rural Arts & Culture Track. Session 1: Notes on the Magical History Tour Session 2: Notes on the Clemmons Family Farm Session 3: Notes on Burning Man Mini-mixers: Reflections


Commentary: The Birth of a Rural Summit

Radically Rural, a two-day focus on rural challenges and opportunity that’s staged in Keene, New Hampshire, in its second year drew over 600 people from 24 states to talk about such things as getting more charging stations for electric cars, how to find financing for farms that are too small for consolidated banks, and how Read more…



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