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PNS Daily News - September 23, 2014 


Today’s coast to coast news features several stories including; The United Nations Climate Summit is underway in the Big Apple; Wildfires continue to ravage the Golden State; and a new report ranks states on use of solar power in public schools

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PHOTO: Wild Wood Farms has grown to include 150 members in its community-supported agriculture vegetable operation. Photo courtesy of Wild Wood Farms.\
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
SOLON, Iowa - As what is expected to be the largest-ever Iowa harvest of corn and soybeans nears, the value of cropland in the Hawkeye State is on the decline. The latest survey from the Iowa Realtors Land Institute shows the average price for an ...Read More
PHOTO: In terms of solar energy powering public schools, a new study ranks Arizona third in the U.S. Photo credit: U.S. Department of Energy. \
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
TEMPE, Ariz. - A new report from the Solar Energy Industries Association titled Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools, finds Arizona ranked third in the nation in terms of solar energy use in public schools. Steven Church, energy ...Read More
Photo: New Census data indicates children who receive adequate food at home, and at school, also perform better academically in school. Photo courtesy: The Children's Aid Society.\
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
DAYTON, Ohio - The latest Census data indicates poverty is on the decrease nationwide for the first time since 2006. In Ohio, the poverty rate number now sits at 16 percent for 2013, slightly above the national average, but the proportion of ...Read More
PHOTO: Thousands of people took part in the People’s Climate March on Sunday in New York City, one of many such demonstrations around the nation and world. Photo credit: Mark Scheerer.\
Monday, September 22, 2014
NEW YORK - Thousands of people took part in the People's Climate March Sunday in New York City, one of many such demonstrations around the nation and the world. From the staging area at Columbus Circle, the marchers filled Central Park West as far ...Read More
PHOTO: Conservationists are concerned about the potential impact of a huge natural-gas pipeline on parts of the Monongahela and George Washington national forests, such as Laurel Creek in the GW. Photo courtesy of Wild Virginia.\
Monday, September 22, 2014
RICHMOND, Va. - Conservationists are worried about plans to run a huge gas pipeline through national forests in Virginia and West Virginia. It's still in the early stages, but Dominion Transmission Inc. wants to put the 42-inch Atlantic Coast ...Read More