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As Coronavirus Surges, The South Dakota Department of Health Releases Previously Hidden Hospital Bed Data in Response To RuralOrganizing.org Public Records Request

Columbus, OH—Over the past few months, as South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem has downplayed the threat of coronavirus to the residents of the state, the Department of Health has refused to share critical data, including available hospital beds. Matt Hildreth, Executive Director of RuralOrganizing.Org, repeatedly sought that information through public records requests but was stonewalled for over three months. He reached out to Keloland-TV in Sioux Falls, which brought results.  [...]

How To Watch The Which Side Are You On Music Festival

Hood To The Holler and RuralOrganizing.org present Which Side Are You On: Voices for Kentucky and Beyond, an online music festival geared toward providing voting information for Kentuckians and beyond. Organized by Kentuckians Jim James and S.G. [...]