California’s farmers markets—some of the most enviable in the nation—are increasingly bare, illustrating the state’s ongoing drought despite recent rains. Many farmers are resting their land and taking time off.
The Federal Housing Financing Authority (FHFA) wants mortgage finance companies, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, to do more to reach underserved markets, according to reuters.com.
Utah’s homeless advocates are celebrating a milestone in the fight to keep residents housed. During the past 10 years, the state’s chronically homeless population dropped from 2,000 to less than 200.
Aspiring Navajo entrepreneurs have a new support system now that a business incubator at Navajo Technical University (NTU) in New Mexico has been officially certified.
In nearly 30 Alaska communities, some 3,300 homes still have no sewer system or running water. Residents resort to using buckets, referred to as ‘honey buckets’ for toilets. These open waste collection sites can cause respiratory illnesses, especially in children.