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Luring Young Professionals to Rural Kansas

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0430 rural-zones-mapWith rural populations declining, the state of Kansas wants people to know that it pays to move to rural Kansas—literally. In 2011, the state launched a one-of-a-kind program offering financial incentives for settling in one of 50 designated counties. Reporting for Harvest Public Media, Justine Greve finds that despite cuts across the state budget, these Rural Opportunity Zones have lots of support.


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