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PNS Daily Newscast - October 1, 2020 

Concern that Trump's Proud Boys comments could encourage "alt-right" groups; report finds key swing states went into manufacturing decline pre-pandemic.

2020Talks - October 1, 2020 

Experts are concerned about white supremacist violence leading up to the election. And, the Presidential Debate Commission says they plan to change rules after Trump's almost constant interruptions.

Archive: May 6, 2010

BOISE, Idaho - The wolf reintroduction debate in Montana has a new thread - with tapeworms winding their way into the discussion. A recent study found some wolves tested in the region were infected with Echinococcus - a type of parasite found in wild and domestic dogs. The tapeworm survives via a 'p ...Read More

BOSTON - Health Care For All is celebrating birthday number 25. The statewide advocacy organization located in Boston is noting the quarter-century mark at an event where the spotlight will also shine on three health care leaders in Massachusetts. The men have made significant contributions to healt ...Read More

CONCORD, N.H. - It's not just hikers and outdoor enthusiasts who have been taking advantage of the early start of spring in New Hampshire - ticks are already out in full force, too. That means an increased risk of tick-borne diseases, with Lyme disease a top concern, says deputy State Epidemiologist ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. - One year after the federal government's sweeping update to the nation's law to combat homelessness, advocates and professionals will gather to discuss the law's improvements as well as the challenge that remains for Connecticut communities. The Connecticut Coalition to End Homeless ...Read More

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - On Aug. 27, 1956, twelve anxious, but brave African-American high school students gathered at Green McAdoo School in Clinton, Tenn. They walked past angry mobs, protected by National Guardsmen. More than 50 years later, those 12 people, the "Clinton 12," and the Green McAdoo Cultu ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Tomorrow is National Child Care Provider Appreciation Day, which recognizes those who care for more than 360,000 Minnesota youngsters every day. The professionals who provide that care, often while parents are at work, have a tremendous impact on the lives of these children, says A ...Read More

PHOENIX - Letter carriers across Arizona will be picking up and delivering more than the mail Saturday as they work to help end hunger. The effort, called Stamp Out Hunger, will collect non-perishable food items from mail routes and make the food available to local food banks. Ken Roberts, Branch ...Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Oregon Caves National Monument could grow to 10 times its current size if a bill is approved in Congress, and on Wednesday it moved forward when a House committee passed it. The site is less than 500 acres right now, making it the second smallest national park unit in the country. ...Read More

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