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PNS Daily Newscast - August 21, 2019 


The Trump administration weakens banking regulations; and events this weekend mark the 400th anniversary of slavery in the United States. (Broadcaster Note: Our 6-min. newscast now has an optional outcue at 3 minutes: “This is PNS.”)

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Doing it faster, quicker, and cheaper is the way to win. That's the plan being presented Friday as the California Air Resources Board looks at how to meet goals to lower greenhouse gas pollution. The proposal is called "cap-and-trade," which allows companies that reduce pollution to swap or sell the ...Read More

Several Iowa development projects are being recognized this weekend for making good use of land while protecting the environment. The city of Okoboji will receive a Leadership Award from 1,000 Friends of Iowa, for its efforts to protect Iowa's Great Lakes. The city changed zoning ordinances in 2006 ...Read More

Minnesota is home to a unique program that addresses the childcare needs of families with military personnel overseas. Spokeswoman Ann McCully, with Minnesota ChildCare Resource and Referral Services says it's designed to address the needs of temporarily "single" parents and to give families with de ...Read More

Oregon could see a big windfall in jobs and economic development thanks to a new push for renewable energy. Congress is currently debating a renewable energy bill, but Oregon's already leading the way. Lawmakers passed a bill this past session requiring 25 percent of the state's energy to come from ...Read More

The U.S. House is debating a renewable energy bill and supporters say the law could mean a lot of "green" for Washington State. The law would require 20 percent of the nation's electricity come from renewable sources by 2020. Patrick Mazza with Climate Solutions says there are significant economic b ...Read More

Hillary Clinton will be in Charleston Friday to raise money for her presidential campaign and she'll be met by West Virginians calling for her to take the lead on ending the war in Iraq. The Reverend Jim Lewis with West Virginia Patriots for Peace says his group usually focuses on the White House an ...Read More

It's a Wisconsin country fair with an organic twist. This weekend's Kickapoo Country Fair in La Farge will feature farm tours, cooking demos, and animal exhibits, all promoting local foods and organic and sustainable farming. Keynote speaker Charles Benbrook, chief scientist with The Organic Center, ...Read More

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