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PNS Daily Newscast - January 17, 2020 


Govt. Accountability Office rules that Trump administration violated federal law on aid to Ukraine; and racial disparities in health care.

2020Talks - January 17, 2020 


Just a couple weeks out from the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary, four Senators are being pulled off the campaign trail for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.

Archive: October 7, 2010

RICHMOND, Va. - October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and to bring attention to the issue in Virginia, a documentary chronicling the story of a Pennsylvania mother of two who was shot and killed by her husband will air tonight on public television stations across the state. The film examines ...Read More

MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. - The signature pink ribbons are hard to ignore across Minnesota, with October being designated National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This year, more than 3,000 Minnesotans, mostly women, will be diagnosed with the disease - and about 600 will die. Yet it's one of the most t ...Read More

JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. - Health and youth advocates want kids to stride or spin their way to a healthier, active lifestyle as the month-long "walk to school" effort kicks off nationwide and in Kentucky. According to Andrea Plummer, the Kentucky Safe Routes to School Network organizer, students in Bowl ...Read More

DES MOINES, Iowa - Plastic grocery bags are a convenient way to get what you buy in the store home, but those bags can become a huge litter problem if people dispose of them improperly. Amy Hock with Metro Waste Authority says these things can turn into flying parachutes. "I don't think many people ...Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. - It's been the subject of plenty of protests and hearings, and now, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says the coal-fired power plant in Boardman is violating the Clean Air Act. The agency notified plant owner Portland General Electric (PGE) by letter. It came as a surp ...Read More

SALEM, Ore. - This weekend's march and rally for immigration reform at the State Capitol may be a first in Oregon – all the speakers will be kids. They youngsters will share their experiences of how anti-immigrant laws and policies are playing out in their everyday lives – from moms and ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Healthcare consumer advocates Families USA have crunched the numbers and say the new healthcare reform law will mean a huge tax break for working people - $110 billion’s worth in 2014. Executive Director Ron Pollack says this is good news. "This is the largest middle incom ...Read More

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - "Smokin' in the boys' room" at school can send a Wyoming kid right into the adult court system. Such cases are documented in a new film called "Your Neighbor's Child" airing tonight on Wyoming PBS. Film producer Marc Homer followed the stories of several young people as they navigat ...Read More

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