Durrie Bouscaren http://wuis.org en Rural Neighbors Split On Wind Energy Lines http://wuis.org/post/rural-neighbors-split-wind-energy-lines <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The rolling plains of Midwest farm country are being tapped for their natural resources again. This time, though, the bounty would be wind energy, instead of corn, wheat or soybeans.</p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 18:03:00 +0000 Durrie Bouscaren 12163 at http://wuis.org Rural Neighbors Split On Wind Energy Lines After DOMA Ruling, Binational Gay Couples Face New Issues http://wuis.org/post/after-doma-ruling-bi-national-gay-couples-face-new-issues Now that the Supreme Court <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/06/26/195881288/after-doma-whats-next-for-gay-married-couples">struck down a key section of the Defense of Marriage Act</a>, or DOMA, same-sex couples can apply for their foreign-born husbands, wives and fiancees to join them in the United States.<p>There are an estimated 28,000 gay and lesbian binational couples in the country, and for years many have been separated by immigration laws that didn't recognize their marriage.<p>Brian Mathers and his husband, Isidro, have been together for 13 years, but they've been livi Mon, 15 Jul 2013 20:17:00 +0000 Durrie Bouscaren 5779 at http://wuis.org After DOMA Ruling, Binational Gay Couples Face New Issues