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PNS Daily News - October 23, 2020 

President Trump and Joe Biden square off in their final debate; warnings that "dark days" of the pandemic are yet to come; and food assistance now available for some wildfire victims.

2020Talks - October 23, 2020 

The second and last presidential debate was much more controlled than the first; President Trump keeping to his main themes, calmly rebutted by Biden.

Archive: October 13, 2011

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Our nation's bridges are showing increasing signs of wear. In fact, more than 11 percent of them are classified as "structurally deficient." That's according to a report from Transportation for America. In Tennessee, the report says 6.2 percent of more than 1,200 bridges are tagge ...Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. - Oregon educators Wednesday night shared their concerns with the top man in the federal Department of Education. From "No Child Left Behind" to the proliferation of for-profit online and charter schools and the impact of state and federal budget cuts, the crowd had plenty to say to E ...Read More

MISSOULA, Mont. - The best defense is a good offense, and not just for football. It's also a strategy for dealing with aquatic invasive species, such as zebra mussels and Eurasian water-milfoil. And the battle to keep them away from Montana's Southern Crown of the Continent is well underway, thanks ...Read More

MADISON, Wis. - Never in Wisconsin's history has there been a six-month period in which more campaign money was raised and spent than in the first half of this year. Driven by the summer's recall elections, legislators raked in 93 percent more political donation dollars than in the first half of 20 ...Read More

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. - Supporters of Proposition 103, the ballot measure to temporarily increase taxes in order to maintain current funding in Colorado schools, are meeting to take action today. Paula Stephenson, executive director of the Colorado Rural Schools Caucus, says the state's smaller s ...Read More

DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa enjoys relatively low unemployment, yet the jobless rate for people with a disabilities hovers at nearly 40 percent. According to the latest figures from the Governor's 21st Century Workforce Council, there are 87,000 Iowans with disabilities who are either unemployed or und ...Read More

ST. LOUIS - Frustrated folks in several Missouri cities are counting themselves as part of the "99 Percent" - one of the messages at the "Occupy Wall Street" demonstrations that have sprung up across the nation to protest corporate greed on Wall Street and government inaction. Nicholas O'Connell, a ...Read More

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Hoosiers are not totally out of the woods when it comes to the national listeriosis outbreak. Indiana Health Commissioner Dr. Gregory Larkin says they could have eaten infected cantaloupe a month ago and not yet be showing symptoms. "The incubation period can be several days t ...Read More

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