- RU full calendar
- City police – Sonia Ramsey sgramsey / radford.va.us 731-5532
- Radford city government
- Pulaski county council
- Montgomery county council
- Circuit courts of Va
- Auditor of public accounts
What we’re working on:
- Freedom of speech issues at RU and other universities
- New River environmental issues & water testing
- Civil lawsuit Radford University, Mountain Ridge Paranormal Research Society over old St. Albans building. 540-357-1930 / www.mountainridgeparanormalresearchsociety.com
1a. Check other lawsuits against RU at courthouse record room.
- Authors in the region
- Reviving Radford’s movie theater
- Rural population in decline (See how the Oregonian handled this one)
- Tanning salons and cancer warnings. See this Jan. 22 story. The local tanning salon owners say all this worry about cancer is exaggerated by scientists for their own interests. The scientists say tanning is deadly. Be sure to interview a public health or dermatologist in the region. Never side with a source, never take just one point of view.
- Alternative Spring break – Mountain Justice interest meetings Friday 2/8 @ 2:00 p.m. in the office for community engagement.
- Solar power and removal of state tax incentives; Local solar installer contact Bryan Walsh 540-961-5120, Website: http://www.solarconnexion.com/ Also state legislative coordinator Chelsea Harnish, Chelsea@vcnva.org, 804-644-0283
- Student voting – Contact: David E. Scheim, PhD, LWV-MC Publicity Chair, Blacksburg, firstname.lastname@example.org 540 320-8013 cell
Elaine Head, email@example.com, or Judy Snoke, firstname.lastname@example.org, League of Women Voters
- Reviving downtowns Christiansburg: www.downtownchristiansburg.org www.downtownblacksburg.com/
- Hydro dam in Radford: How much electricity, at what cost?
- RU First Amendment controversy — See RU Speechless .
- Whipple Coal Company Store, Appalachia and history. RU sources: Theresa Burriss
- Beekeeping in the NRV http://nrvba.org/
- Restaurant Public Health Dept. inspection records and scores
- Coles Hill uranium mining in Virginia / the science and the politics
- RU student disciplinary panel actions
- RU SGA elections, budgets
- RU Faculty Senate issues
- RU History (this week in … )