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Here's the stories we'll be watching in the year ahead

The year ahead will undoubtedly be filled with challenges, and challenges inevitably lead to opportunities.  

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A jazz sendoff: Closing night at the Platform

Washington Platform was a reliable venue for jazz for 10 years. It went out on a high note.

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Ten stories of people who made a difference in 2021

Teachers, librarians, cops, social workers, a veteran. Just some of the everyday people who, in their own ways, did great things in the last year.  

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City of Art: When the urban streets become a gallery for international artists and students

A public mural project helped create a sense of identity for a forgotten urban neighborhood, encouraged visitors, and sparked further investments.  

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Stories of our time: Here's our best-read pieces of 2021

In 2021, we covered the stories that shed light on who we are. We kept our eyes on new ideas, new people, and the changing landscape we live in.

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'Your body, your choice.' A piercing artist teaches the notion of consent

The #MeToo movement brought to light the many ways that people can be violated. One local piercing artist is making sure that kids know it’s ok to say “no.”

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The Ohio River Recreation Trail promotes geotourism and economies in river cities in three states

A coalition of outdoor enthusiasts and advocates is working to promote the river and its communities as sources of healthy recreation and economic opportunities.

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The Entrepreneurial City: Where ideas, networks, and connections thrive

New ideas take root in cities, where the networks and connections exist to test those concepts, attract talented people, find partners and customers, and grow.

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Will urban voices be heard with new legislative districts?


Kentucky tornado relief: Here's how to help


The Saints surprise the college rugby world


“Urban Safari” takes on themes from summer of 2020


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Stories for Jobs + Workforce Development

Here's the stories we'll be watching in the year ahead


Creating a workforce dedicated to historic preservation


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Stories for Boone County

Here's the stories we'll be watching in the year ahead


Ten stories of people who made a difference in 2021


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