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PNS Daily Newscast - September 24, 2020 

President Trump refuses to commit to a peaceful transfer of power post election; and COVID vaccine #4 needs volunteers.

2020Talks - September 24, 2020 

A new report highlights importance of keeping guns away from the polls; and Florida wants an investigation of a fund to help pay returning citizens' court fees and fines so they can vote.

Archive: September 30, 2009

MINNEAPOLIS - It's a meeting of the minds in Minneapolis today (Wednesday), as leaders of many of the state's not-for-profit foundations discuss how their groups can work together to improve the quality of life around the state. At the same time, a new study has been released that gives nonprofit o ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W. Va. - It's like the proverb about teaching a man to fish, instead of giving him a fish to feed him for a day. A faith-based initiative and a network of domestic violence prevention advocates have an idea they believe will help some West Virginians save their way out of poverty. For t ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - While new legislation at the Ohio Statehouse is intended to prevent teenage pregnancies, some say it will benefit the state's children as well. The "Ohio Prevention First Act" requires that insurance companies cover prescription birth control if they cover other prescriptions. It wo ...Read More

LANSING, Mich. - In the crush of state budget cuts, some of Michigan's Medicaid patients who rely on psychiatric medications risk losing access to their prescriptions. As lawmakers scramble for ways to balance the budget, they are considering repealing a law that allows open access to prescription p ...Read More

CENTRALIA, Wash. - It's another round in the fight for cleaner air in Washington. Conservation groups have appealed an air pollution permit issued to the only coal-fired power plant in the state, located in Centralia. They say the plant, owned by Canadian company TransAlta, produces about 10 percen ...Read More

SIOUX FALLS, S. D. - Starting on Thursday, the South Dakota State Capitol building will be bathed in pink every evening during the month of October - and the reason won't be a full month of beautiful sunsets. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), more than 192,000 women will be newly diag ...Read More

MANCHESTER, N. H - Neither a tough economy nor a lack of health insurance should stand in the way of New Hampshire women getting their annual medical exams, according to Nancy Mosher, president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Northern New England. All too often, she says, women skip these critical ...Read More

NEW YORK - An unexpected consequence of the spike in divorce rates in the 1970s is that today, many people now have four - or more - elderly parents who need time, care and resources. At the New York State Office for the Aging, Director Michael Burgess confirms that the divorces of 30 years ago hav ...Read More

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