PNS Daily Newscast - June 1, 2020 

Protests over Floyd killing go global, as U.S. demonstrations focus on multiple recent victims of alleged lethal police misconduct.

2020Talks - June 1, 2020 

Protests continued over the weekend in police killing of George Floyd, with law enforcement in some cities using force against demonstrators. Former VP Joe Biden urged against violence.

Archive: January 8, 2009

St. Louis, MO - Missourians have long been exposed to antibiotics in meat and milk, but now such drugs have been found in vegetables we eat as well. Producers feed large doses of antibiotics to farm animals raised in confinement to increase growth and stave off infections. Now, tests conducted at th ...Read More

Phoenix, AZ – National Parks advocates are suing to stop a Bush administration regulation allowing loaded, concealed firearms in parks such as Grand Canyon and Petrified Forest. The new rule is to take effect Friday. Bill Wade, chair of the executive council of the Coalition of National Park ...Read More

Albany, NY — Strong words but too little funding: that's how Governor David Paterson's state of the state message is being received by education and legal aid groups across New York. Paterson says "education is the road to economic development" in New York, but at the same time, he's calling f ...Read More

Seattle, WA – Loaded, concealed weapons will be allowed in National Parks and wildlife refuges starting on Friday, the result of one of the Bush administration's most controversial, last-minute federal rule changes. However, a lawsuit has been filed this week to keep it from taking effect. Th ...Read More

Marshalltown, IA – In a tough economy, people looking for new careers may be considering farming. Linda Barnes, farmer and coordinator of the Entrepreneurial and Diversified Agriculture program at Marshalltown Community College says agriculture may be the future. While other parts of the econ ...Read More

Fargo, ND – North Dakota ranks second in the nation in the number of suicides in the 15 to 24 age group. It is a troubling statistic that Miss North Dakota, Tessie Jones, has taken to heart; mental health and suicide prevention is the platform that Jones takes to the Miss America Pageant in La ...Read More

Chicago, IL – With less than two weeks until Inauguration Day, many environmental groups are gearing up to work with President-elect Obama on plans to restore and protect Lake Michigan and the other Great Lakes. The Alliance for the Great Lakes hopes to work with the new President and the ne ...Read More

Sioux Falls, SD - South Dakota voters opposed the 2008 abortion ban by a slightly wider margin, less than one percent, than they recorded when they defeated it in the 2006 election. Nathan Peterson, spokesman for the South Dakota Campaign for Healthy Families, which reported the statistics, says a s ...Read More

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