PNS Daily Newscast - March 30, 2020 

Trump extends social distancing guidelines through April 30. The coronavirus is taking its toll on nonprofits; and scammers have already set their sights on your COVID-19 relief check.

2020Talks - March 30, 2020 

Campaigning from Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders has been virtual, and largely about the novel coronavirus. Sanders also spoke out about the Trump administration's Interior Department order to disestablish the Mashpee Wampanoag's reservation in Southern Massachusetts.

Archive: July 14, 2010

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - After three decades, the old question, "Paper or plastic?" may soon be a thing of the past in California. The Golden State became the first to address this issue with the Plastic Bag Recycling Act of 2006, designed to curb the use of an estimated 19 billion bags per year in the ...Read More

MADISON, Wis. - In an effort to obtain millions of dollars in grants in the "Race To The Top" program, Wisconsin officials have sent a plan for education reform to the federal government. Mary Bell, president of the Wisconsin Education Association Council, sees it as an opportunity for the state to ...Read More

VASHON ISLAND, Wash. - Four young mothers from Vashon Island are setting out on the adventure of a lifetime this week - and they're not doing it for fun. A kitchen-table conversation about their environmental concerns led them to take a stand against the TransAlta coal plant - by standing atop the s ...Read More

BISMARCK, N.D. - A template for North Dakota's energy future is laid out in 28 pages. A new report from EmPower North Dakota seeks to balance long standing technologies with new ones. State Commerce Commissioner Shane Goettle says the panel examined several factors of both traditional and renewable ...Read More

ALBANY, N. Y. - The providers of civil legal services for those who can't afford a lawyer to fight such things as foreclosure, eviction, and denial of benefits say they are in trouble. They say the public protection budget bills passed by the New York Legislature this spring include a devastating 70 ...Read More

ALBUQUERQUE - As more information is released on Monday's tragic Emcore shooting, most reports indicate it may have been an incident of domestic abuse spilling over into a workplace. Pam Wiseman, executive director of the New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence, says it's a reminder that dome ...Read More

LYONS, Neb. - A new Farm Bill must be enacted by 2012 to replace the $289 billion version passed in 2008. Members of the U.S. House and Senate Agricultural Committees have crisscrossed the country over the last few months, holding hearings to get input on the bill. At one of the hearings, the House ...Read More

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