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PNS Daily Newscast - November 14, 2019 


New evidence arises from the first impeachment hearing; one in four federal student loan borrowers defaults early on; and growing proof that vaping isn't the healthy alternative it was thought to be.

2020Talks - November 14, 2019 


It's World Diabetes Day, and health care, including the high cost of insulin and other drugs, is a top issue for many voters. Plus, do early states like Iowa and New Hampshire have an outsized role in the nomination process?

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Archive: April 22, 2008

Helena, MT – A Montana "treasure" is on a trouble list as of today, Earth Day. The East Pioneers mountains in the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest have been named one of ten national "treasures" with problems because of development threats, pollution, or, in Montana's case, illegal off-roa ...Read More

Des Moines, IA – Many Iowans are making summer vacation plans that include visiting wilderness areas across the country, but on this 38th Earth Day, a new report lists 10 wild areas nationwide in danger of losing their wilderness qualities. The report, from the Campaign for America's Wildernes ...Read More

Lansing, MI – Equal experience and education should mean the same pay for men and women. That's the goal of "Equal Pay Day" today, but it's something Michigan women can't bank on. They earn about 70 cents for every dollar a man earns, according to Michigan NOW. State Representative Joan Bauer ...Read More

Manchester, NH - "The Power to Change" climate and energy policy is the focus of a rally in Manchester for Earth Day today, hosted by the Sierra Club. Organizers say the goal is to put energy and climate issues front and center in the November election, and to celebrate New Hampshire's progress in r ...Read More

Yorba Linda, CA - As Californians prepare to celebrate Earth Day today, many may be surprised to discover the western region of the United States is heating up 70 percent faster than the rest of the world. A recent study finds that the average temperature in the American West has increased by nearly ...Read More

Denver, CO - An Earth Day report by the Campaign for America's Wilderness finds that some of the wilderness areas of the country are in trouble, and one of those spots is right here in Colorado. Jim Riddell, a volunteer with the Friends of Greater Dominguez, says the Dominguez Canyon country near ...Read More

St. Paul, MN – State lawmakers are considering emergency funding for Minnesota's food shelves, which number more than 300. The proposal would allocate just over $600,000 on a one-time basis. House bill author John Benson says that, while that's only about $5,000 per shelf, it will go a long wa ...Read More

Boise, ID – The Autism Center for Idaho says one child in every 150 in the state has some form of autism. Acccording to the Center, the disorder is more common in boys, with a diagnosis rate of about one in 95. The medical director of the Program for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Dr. Rolanda Ma ...Read More

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