PNS Daily Newscast - April 9, 2020 

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders suspends his campaign for president. And COVID-19 is ravaging the black community in some areas, including Milwaukee.

2020Talks - April 9, 2020 

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders drops out of the race for president, though he assured supporters yesterday his movement will continue. A federal judge ruled this week a lawsuit in Florida awaiting trial will apply to all people with former felony convictions, not just the 17 plaintiffs.

Archive: January 11, 2011

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - There are programs to help low-income families address most basic needs, but until recently, there hasn't been a local service to address one often overlooked need - for babies to have clean, dry diapers. The Diaper Drive is a Minnesota nonprofit just formed last year to provid ...Read More

CASPER, Wyo. - Even as the debate over whether to repeal national health care reform continues, pieces of that reform continue to go into effect. Two such provisions are on the books this month for Wyomingites. One section helps those in the 65-plus set who fall into the Medicare prescription covera ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - From conscientious eaters to backyard growers to large-scale farmers, hundreds are expected to come together at an Ohio event aimed at celebrating and expanding the local food movement. Registration is open for the 32nd annual conference of the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Associa ...Read More

DES MOINES, Iowa - Soon many rural small business people in Iowa will start the process of figuring their 2010 taxes - and there are tax breaks that many will qualify for. Last year, Congress enacted the Affordable Care Act and the Small Business Jobs Act, which can provide farmers and rural small ...Read More

BOISE, Idaho - Governor Butch Otter presented his list of proposed budget cuts during his combined State of the State and Budget Address Monday, with most of the reductions targeted at Medicaid coverage for adults. He proposed about $20 million more for public education to help cover rising enroll ...Read More

PHOENIX - It was a subdued start Monday for Arizona's 2011 legislative session. Talk of budgets and policy was replaced with expressions of sadness, sympathy, and prayers for the victims of Saturday's Tucson shooting. A vigil was held at the Capitol by the immigrant rights group Border Action Networ ...Read More

HELENA, Mont. - Round one in the court case challenging the state's decision to lease Otter Creek coal goes to local property owners and environmental organizations. A judge has ruled against the state and Arch Coal's request to dismiss the lawsuit, which alleges that state environmental law was not ...Read More

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