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PNS Daily Newscast - March 22, 2019 


President Trump rattles the Middle East, saying the U.S. will recognize Israel’s authority over the Golan Heights. Also on our Friday rundown: A judge blocks laws limiting the power of the new Wisconsin governor. Plus, momentum builds across party lines to abolish the death penalty.

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Archive: September 28, 2009

MADISON, Wis. - The federal government is hoping to encourage Wisconsin farmers and ranchers to take better care of the land, via the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP). The application deadline for the first round of payments is Wednesday, September 30. Jeff Gunderson with the Midwest Organic ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.V. - An ecumenical flood relief effort is getting started this week in West Virginia. A small Lutheran disaster relief group from North Carolina will be in the Mingo County area this week, rebuilding houses hit by recent flooding. The Lutheran Builders of Western North Carolina will ac ...Read More

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Federal regulators now have more authority to control what goes into cigarettes, and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is flexing its new muscle by banning most flavored cigarettes from being made, imported, distributed or sold in the United States. Such spice flavors as clo ...Read More

CONCORD, N.H. - School is back in full swing in New Hampshire and that also means the annual battle against germs has begun. Schools are often called "breeding grounds" for viruses and bacteria, and with concern about H1N1 this year and no vaccine for the so-called swine flu available until sometime ...Read More

TEMPE, Ariz. - Vast areas of Arizona and New Mexico could soon be supplying the world with Diesel fuel produced from algae. Arizona State University researcher Milton Sommerfeld says algae bio-Diesel should be commercially viable in two to five years. Professor Sommerfeld, a plant biologist at ASU, ...Read More

TIGARD, Ore. - It takes a whole community to meet growing needs for emergency food and shelter, and the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is finding corporations in Oregon are willing to do their part, even if they're not headquartered in the state. This week, "You Dine, We Donate" is a drive to collec ...Read More

SANTA FE, N.M. - The debate over the role of race in American politics continues to simmer in the wake of the resignation of the nation's African-American green jobs czar and comments by former President Jimmy Carter accusing some Obama critics of racism. In New Mexico, community organizers say issu ...Read More

ALBANY, N.Y. - Spills of cancer-causing chemicals at a natural gas drilling site in Pennsylvania have some New Yorkers more worried than ever about planned drilling in New York's Marcellus Shale geological formation. They say drilling service companies like Halliburton need to reveal what chemicals ...Read More

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