Ozarks http://kcur.org en A Closer Look At The Cultural Divides In The Ozarks http://kcur.org/post/closer-look-cultural-divides-ozarks <p>In many ways, the Ozarks are trying to catch up to modern American culture while still retaining old values. The "code of the hills" still keeps the region mostly white, and it has long been a haven for supremacists.</p> Thu, 15 May 2014 15:25:54 +0000 Steve Kraske & Cody Newill 55767 at http://kcur.org A Closer Look At The Cultural Divides In The Ozarks Crowd Packs Hearing Protesting Federal 'Blueways' Designation http://kcur.org/post/crowd-packs-hearing-protesting-federal-blueways-designation <p>The term “Blueways” has some Ozarks residents seeing red. At least, that was the case at a Congressional field hearing Monday in West Plains over the “National Blueways Program.” That’s a designation the US Department of Interior bestowed upon the White River Watershed earlier this year with little or no say from local and state leaders.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 05:05:30 +0000 Jennifer Davidson 41168 at http://kcur.org Crowd Packs Hearing Protesting Federal 'Blueways' Designation