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A cookie baker’s tale: I spent my 10th birthday in a bar with …

When she began looking beyond the world of public radio news broadcasting for the “what’s next” in her life, Annie Hoy assumed she’d ply her skills in the public relations arena. But she never imagined that the PR position she landed with Ashland Food Co-op would also require …

National Co-op Month theme is “Cooperatives Build”

2016 Co-op Month

This year’s theme for national Co-op Month in October is “Cooperatives Build,” highlighting the many ways cooperative businesses demonstrate their shared values and principles. The theme can be used on its own or extended with sub-themes, such as Cooperatives Build Trust; Cooperatives Build Communities; Cooperatives Build Jobs; and Cooperatives Build a Better World. A Co-op […]

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In 1959, CCA instituted an award as a memorial to H.E. Klinefelter, a charter member of the organization. It is given to cooperative communicator members whose work is considered by their peers to be outstanding. Berry earns Klinefelter award By Nancy Jorgensen, Nancy Jorgensen Marketing Communications Heather Berry, associate editor of Rural Missouri magazine, earned […]