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PNS Daily Newscast - June 25, 2018 


Trump triples down, labeling immigrants “invaders.” Also on the Monday rundown: an examination of Russian money that flowed to the Trump campaign through the NRA; and we will let you know why summer child care is out of reach for many families.

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Archive: July 18, 2007

Tens of thousands of Minnesotans will head to their favorite wilderness, such as the Boundary Waters, during summer's remaining six weeks. And, Jennifer Schmidt with the Campaign for America's Wilderness has a tip -- enjoy, but protect. Preserve, travel light and pick up after yourself. “How ...Read More

Overweight kids carry a heavier burden than you might expect -- a lifelong stigma that begins as early as age three. Just-published research from Yale and the University of Hawaii concludes the psychological effects are "pervasive and often unrelenting"-from their peers, parents, educators and othe ...Read More

An earthquake in Japan this week is seen as a reason to shake Idaho awake - when it comes to the risks associated with plans to build the largest commercial nuclear reactor in the country along the Snake River in Southern Idaho. Radioactivity leaked from a Japanese nuclear plant into the sea. Nuke w ...Read More

Finding affordable housing is increasingly difficult in Oregon and across the country, and now Congress is looking at a new plan that could help. They're considering a bipartisan bill that would create the National Affordable Housing Trust Fund. Michael Anderson with the Community Development Netwo ...Read More

The nitty gritty details of the next U.S. Farm bill are being discussed in Congress this week, as the U.S. House starts looking at bill proposals. Many Virginia family farmers and ranchers would like to see some type of limit on the payments that go to large producers to encourage them to produce m ...Read More

Washingtonians have a lot of heavy thoughts when it comes to the future. A new poll sponsored by the American Association for Justice shows 82 percent are worried about the outlook for America's middle-class. Jon Haber with the AAJ says health care and corporate misconduct and greed are the reasons. ...Read More

The U.S House may vote as soon as next week on a renewable electricity bill, and scientists say Wisconsin will "cash in" if it passes. The law would require 20 percent of the nation's electricity to come from renewable sources by 2020. Jeff Deyette co-wrote a new report for the Union of Concerned ...Read More

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