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Increasing concern over algae blooms

As bodies of water across the United States that were once pristine turn to shades of dull reds, browns, and noxious neon greens concern regarding the impact of algae blooms increases.

Income inequality in rural America

Income inequality has become a trending topic in recent years. A 2014 NPR report, 40 Years of Income Inequality in America, tracks household income in America from 1975 to 2010, showing a dramatic incline in income growth among the 95th percentile between 1995 and 2000.

Crouch Mesa residents without potable water

Crouch Mesa, New Mexico residents have been without potable water since May 25 due to treatment plant failures. About 7,000 customers served by the AV Water Company’s Morningstar and Harvest gold water systems have been living under a boil advisory.