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  • Agritourism Appeal - Discover Klamath Program Promotes Local Producers
    MERRILL — A tour of regional producers linked with a common goal of increasing agricultural tourism in the Klamath Basin were brought together for a day-long “Agritourism Meet and Greet” event on Saturday. Coordinated by Discover Klamath and Rural Klamath Connects partners; a contingent of farmers, ranchers, small business owners and promoters of the ag…

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  • I Too Believe In Participatory Planning
    All I remember from a recent work group about solar energy in Oregon is a colleague standing up in front of a group of important community leaders and preaching that he believes in participatory planning. It maybe did not come across as a hugely impactful or uncommon statement to others (it was also right before lunch), but it certainly resonated with me. Pa
  • Making New Friends in Unexpected Places
    Coordinating the logistics for Mid-Columbia Economic Development District’s (MCEDD) annual Economic Symposium was not only the first big project on my designated work plan as a part of my RARE term with MCEDD, but it was my very first time planning a real event. To say that I was pretty nervous is a vast understatement. Luckily I had an outlined list of task

2018-19 RARE AmeriCorps Placements

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