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Imagination Library

Imagination Library

Please support the Huron County Imagination Library.

And thanks to our own Kati Hicks for her vision and work in helping to bring this program to Huron County.

News Release: CLICK HERE

Scholarship Essay Contest

Congratulations to Griffin Schwan for winning the $2,500 scholarship in our essay contest. Griffin is a 2020 graduate of St. Paul High School in Norwalk.

Thank you to all of the students that entered. We are impressed by the many thoughtful, well-written essays submitted.

To read the winning essay, CLICK HERE.

To see what the essay requirements were, CLICK HERE.

Upcoming Events

Dec. 02 Holiday Party CANCELLED
Holiday Party - Cancelled due to COVID-19

Jan. 20 HCDP Policy Committee
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Jan. 27 Central & Executive Committee Meeting
Time & Place TBD

Feb. 24 HCDP Policy Committee
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

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In The News

Explanatory and under-reported news on the issues.

Why Every Job in the Renewable Energy Industry Must Be a Union Job
(In These Times Sept. 3, 2020)"There are cur­rent­ly near­ly 335,000 solar work­ers in the coun­try, rep­re­sent­ing a huge oppor­tu­ni­ty for the Inter­na­tion­al Broth­er­hood of Elec­tri­cal Work­ers (IBEW), which admits that 'a dis­turbing­ly small per­cent­age of the elec­tri­cal work­ers who install res­i­den­tial solar pan­els in North Amer­i­ca belong to a union.'"

Public school educators to state lawmakers: Fix EdChoice
(Canton Repository, Jan. 17, 2020) "The problem is how state lawmakers have funded the vouchers – by deducting the money from the public school district where the child lives – and how state legislators have not required the private schools accepting the vouchers to follow the same rules they do."

3 Republican Former EPA Heads Rebuke Trump EPA on Climate Policy & Science
(Inside Climate News, June 12, 2019) REGULATORY CAPTURE: Letter from SEVEN former EPA Chiefs sparks House hearing.

Can This Radical Approach to Dairies Save US Farms?
(Civil Eats, Mar. 11, 2019)

  • California, the country’s largest dairy-producing state, is currently LOSING ABOUT ONE DAIRY FARM A WEEK.
  • Wisconsin, the second-largest producer, is LOSING TWO A DAY;
  • [Canada implemented] SUPPLY MANAGEMENT—a program ... to stabilize prices for its own dairy farmers
  • The U.S., by contrast, embraced [the] “get big or get out” mandate favoring industrial-scale dairies flooding the market with low-cost milk.
[ALL In the News reports.]