PERRY, Iowa – In an America that often seems more divided, there remains one event that brings people together: the Fourth of July. Residents of Perry, a farming and meatpacking town of 7,800, joined across party and ethnic lines to celebrate.
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota – America’s early presidents would not be proud of the U.S. today, according to some tourists visiting Mount Rushmore in South Dakota.
LARAMIE, Wyoming – As the News21 road warriors cruised through the West, they saw the attitudes change with the landscapes.
ELKO, Nevada – Traveling along the famous dusty Winnemucca Road, the News21 SUV crossed through the gateway to the Nevada outback, the fellows taking in the last of the mountain air.
INYO COUNTY, Calif. – As News21 journalists traveled through California, residents repeatedly used one word to describe the mood in America – fear.
PHOENIX – Eight top journalism students, fellows in the Carnegie-Knight News21 investigative journalism program, are on a 23-state road trip.