PNS National Newscast

Audio Activation
"Siri, play the Public News Service (podcast)"
"Hey Google, play the Public News Service podcast"
"Alexa, play Public News Service podcast"
or "Alexa, what's my news flash?" once you set it up in the Alexa app

2020Talks

Audio Activation
"Siri, play the 2020Talks podcast"
"Hey Google, play the 2020Talks podcast"
"Alexa, play Two-Thousand-Twenty Talks podcast"
or "Alexa, what's my news flash?" once you set it up in the Alexa app

Newscasts

PNS Daily Newscast - September 21, 2020 


COVID-19 reported to be on the rise in more than 30 states; and will Supreme Court nomination tilt U.S. Senate races?


2020Talks - September 21, 2020 


Biden pays tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Trump plans to announce his replacement nominee this week. Plus, early voting in four states.

Archive: April 5, 2007

Boston, MA - Honoring the state's top young readers and writers is on the agenda at the State House this morning. Students K through 12 participated in "Letters about Literature," writing a letter to their favorite author. The winners have been chosen, and over 30 state lawmakers are expected to ...Read More

Des Moines, IA - Everything from fast-food containers to empty cans and bottles lines Iowa's roadways each spring. It is a constant struggle for the Iowa Department of Transportation and volunteers to pick up after motorists who toss garbage out the window. In 2005, 235 tons of trash were remove ...Read More

St. Paul, MN - A bill designed to make fish in Minnesota lakes safe to eat again is gaining traction in the State Legislature. Senate sponsor John Marty says it's designed to further reduce the use of mercury, which has been no friend of the state's 10,000 lakes, and is poisoning our food and harmi ...Read More

Concord, NH - The New Hampshire State House of Representatives approved an Iraq resolution that supporters want U.S. New Hampshire Sen. John Sununu to acknowledge. Sununu has been feeling that pressure since supporting President Bush's planned "troop surge." State Rep. Eleanor Kjellman is the pare ...Read More

Columbus, OH - Children's Defense Fund founder Marian Wright Edelman is in Ohio today, to call for full health coverage for all children. She says a lot of working families are slipping through the cracks because their incomes are too high for federal health coverage, but too low to pay for their ...Read More

Charleston, WV - West Virginia is no longer the worst when it comes to social worker pay. The state's reputation as last in the country for social worker salaries will change with a two thousand dollar pay raise Governor Joe Manchin promoted. There are hundreds of West Virginians who work for the s ...Read More

Green Bay, WI - The state's farmers get to speak their piece on the farm bill today in Green Bay with the only Wisconsin representative on the House Agriculture Committee. Congressman Steve Kagen says the farm bill is a big deal for Wisconsin's dairy industry and the rural economy. He says two t ...Read More

Upper Green River Valley, WY - It's a plan with "loose ends" when it comes to the environment. That's according to expert analysis of the Bureau of Land Management plan to add more than 4,000 gas wells in the Upper Green River Valley. Air quality, wildlife and livability professionals say the BLM ...Read More

1 of 1 pages   1