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PNS Daily Newscast - August 10, 2020 


The U.S. tops 5 million COVID-19 cases; and the latest on the USPS mail slowdown.


2020Talks - August 10, 2020 


Sunday was the sixth anniversary of the police killing of Michael Brown. Tomorrow, Rep. Ilhan Omar faces off against a primary challenger in MN, plus primaries in CT, VT and WI. And a shakeup at the Postal Service.

Archive: November 7, 2007

Canton, MN – It could be just what Minnesota farmers and the environment need, according to conservationists. A provision in the Farm Bill now before the Senate would provide financial incentives to those who take steps to protect the state's natural resources. Loni Kemp with the Minnesota Pro ...Read More

Chicago, IL – Washington's architects, builders and city planners are converging on Chicago this week for the biggest-ever conference on "green building." About 20,000 people are there, to network and learn how to make houses, schools and businesses more environmentally friendly. Seattle archi ...Read More

Laramie, WY – Wyoming's children have been counted, and there are thousands less than there used to be. According to the new "Kids Count Data Book," which also tracks behaviors, health, and economic standings, the youngsters of the Equality State are not always as healthy, physically or econom ...Read More

Madison, WI – It's a showdown over subsidies this week, as the U.S. Senate debates the Farm Bill. Their decisions could have a major impact on Wisconsin and other farming states. One likely amendment would put a cap on commodity payments. Margaret Krome with the Michael Fields Agricultural Ins ...Read More

Columbus, OH – Ohio farmers are closely watching the U.S. Senate this week, with a vote expected on the new Farm Bill. Commodity subsidies are among the top issues, and a likely amendment would set a limit on the size of payments made to individual farms. Joe Logan with the Ohio Farmers Union ...Read More

Manchester, NH – The rights of the disabled are human rights. That's the message from last week's Presidential candidates' forum on equality, opportunity, and access sponsored by Granite State Independent Living. More than 600 voters showed up in Manchester, while hundreds more in other early ...Read More

Stony Brook, NY – November is "National Adoption Month," and advocates are pressing for greater family involvement in the foster care system. President Bush has issued a proclamation honoring the compassion and sacrifice of family caregivers who take care of elderly relatives. However, Brigitt ...Read More

Albuquerque, NM – Tonight, the nation turns its ears toward the issue of immigration, and to the Land of Enchantment. Albuquerque plays host to a town hall meeting on the topic that will be broadcast on radio stations across the country. Santa Fe Mayor David Coss and members of New Mexico's im ...Read More

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