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PNS Daily Newscast - November 18, 2019 


President Trump invited to testify in person or in writing, says Pelosi; a battle over the worth of rooftop-solar electricity when it's sold back to the grid; the flu gets an early start; and the value of Texas family caregivers.

2020Talks - November 18, 2019 


Former Pres. Barack Obama cautioned Democrats to be more moderate, and incumbent Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards wins over Trump-backed Republican opponent.

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Archive: October 10, 2007

Boise, ID – Jobs in Idaho are abundant, but jobs that pay enough to cover basic expenses are hard to find, according to a new report. Research from the Northwest Federation of Community Organizations also examines what types of jobs are available and, for most families, work that pays enough i ...Read More

Howard, SD – A report by the South Dakota Department of Labor calls the state's dentist shortage a "Silent Epidemic." The report says dental health has taken a backseat to other national health concerns in rural states like South Dakota, where dentists are rare and many are getting ready to r ...Read More

Nashville, TN – The U.S. Justice Department has announced the largest environmental settlement ever, and it means cleaner air for Tennessee and states across the Northeast. A company that owns coal-burning power plants in Kentucky, West Virginia, and three other states in the region must spend ...Read More

Akron, OH – Cutting down on gun violence in Ohio is the goal of a forum tonight in Akron, bringing together judges, police officers, faith groups, and others. Toby Hoover with the Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence is the keynote speaker at tonight's event. She says the top priority should be ...Read More

Olympia, WA – An investment group with such diverse holdings as Brazilian real estate, Hertz car rentals, and Dunkin Donuts, now wants to buy the nation's largest nursing home chain, including four homes in Washington. That has eldercare advocates concerned enough to ask Governor Gregoire to s ...Read More

Billings, MT – Voter registration for the upcoming November elections ended this week, but Montanans still have other chances to register, although many may not know it. Theresa Keaveny, with the Montana Conservation Voters Education Fund, says residents can register at county election offices ...Read More

St. Paul, MN – A State Senate Committee will hold a hearing today to consider the impact of pesticides on Minnesota's drinking water. Senator John Marty, Committee Chair, believes the pesticides need to be evaluated. "The point is to look at the health and safety of certain pesticides. I have ...Read More

Helena, MT – The cost of living in Montana has jumped 20 percent in four years, while wages are up less than half of that, according to a new report from the Northwest Federation of Community Organizations. Report researcher Gerald Smith says the biggest increase is in health care, and even th ...Read More

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