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PNS Daily Newscast - August 12, 2020 

Former VP Joe Biden picks Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate; some schools have science-based metrics for open classroom instruction.

2020Talks - August 12, 2020 

California Sen. Kamala Harris will be on the ticket with Joe Biden in November. Four states had primaries yesterday, and two had runoffs. Georgia and Wisconsin appear to have improved since last time.

Archive: November 17, 2009

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Of all days to give in Minnesota this holiday season, today just might be the day. For the next 24 hours, donations made to Minnesota non-profits through will be matched as part of "Give to the Max Day." A trio of foundations has set up a half-million dollar fund to ma ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - A national expert on issues of race and health who is to be in West Virginia today says there are a lot of things that can shorten people's lives that have nothing to do with their genes or their choices. The observation was made by Dr. Camara Jones, research director on social d ...Read More

SEATTLE - AARP took a bold step this month by endorsing the Affordable Health Care for America Act, the health care reform bill passed by the U.S. House. But are its members actually in favor of the bill? AARP Washington surveyed more than 400 of them around the state and says the answer is 'yes' -- ...Read More

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. - Prairie Community Health, which has been serving area residents in Eagle Butte for over a decade, will start 2010 at a new address. CEO Pam Locken says they will be able to provide patients the latest state-of-the-art care in the New Year. "We've been in Eagle Butte for 17 year ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - It feels like déjà vu - human service providers in Ohio who bore the brunt of nearly $3 billion in state budget cuts could again lose funding at a time of increased need. State lawmakers are considering options as they debate a bill to fill an $815 million deficit. The e ...Read More

LANSING, Mich. - Some Michigan women are banding together to bring attention to the disproportionate impact global climate change has on women both at home and around the world. The "Sisters on the Planet" project is being spearheaded in Michigan by the League of Women Voters and the international ...Read More

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York lawmakers are trying today to deal with a huge budget deficit, and some experts say there is a way for the state to save billions of dollars. That's because New Yorkers 85 and older make up the state's fastest-growing population segment, and many are likely to end up in expen ...Read More

BISMARCK, N.D. - A wide cross-section of North Dakotans took advantage of the opportunity to attend a round-table forum in Bismarck Monday night and hear each others' perspectives on health care reform. Those joining in included representatives of such groups as farmers, women, veterans, older worke ...Read More

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