PNS Daily Newscast - April 3, 2020 

Son-in-law Jared Kushner takes on a major role in Trump's fight with COVID-19. Also, emergency funding for people who can't pay their rent because of the pandemic.

2020Talks - April 3, 2020 

The Democratic National Committee delayed its July convention in Milwaukee until August. Wisconsin has a primary this Tuesday, but hasn't cancelled or delayed in-person voting like many other states have done.

Archive: November 9, 2011

SILVERTON, Ore. - Oregon could be doing more to help its residents succeed in life. That's the premise of a conference in Silverton, focused on programs to help lower-income families build financial stability. Experts say that's tough when most government policies to encourage savings disproportion ...Read More

MORGANTON, N.C. - Congress can cut the deficit while also protecting wildlife and public health, according to a new report. The report from the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) identifies more than $100 billion dollars which could be saved by eliminating tax breaks for oil, coal and ethanol. Out ...Read More

SPRING VALLEY, Wis. - Increasing numbers of Wisconsin farmers are cutting their power bills and reducing their carbon footprints by switching to alternative sources of energy. Harriet Behar, an organic specialist with the Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES), says farmers use a ...Read More

LARAMIE, Wyo. - Old brains can be taught new tricks. That's one of the positive messages being highlighted in a Wyoming PBS documentary airing Thursday night, which will be followed by a call-in show titled "The Surprising Life of the Grown-Up Brain." New research shows that old brains can be taug ...Read More

DENVER - As the federal government develops a model for preserving the Colorado River basin, one often-overlooked group is trying to make sure its voice is heard. Nuestro Rio, an organization which highlights the Latino influence along the Colorado, organizes activities including community forums a ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Chesapeake Energy blindsided state officials last week when the company announced it would build an ethane pipeline from northern West Virginia to the Texas Gulf coast. Lawmakers and labor leaders want the ethane - distilled from Marcellus natural gas - made into plastics at Wes ...Read More

SEATTLE - You may not think of seeds when you think of oysters, but that's what oyster larvae are, and local fishermen are seeing a major increase in the death toll of these seed oysters. The first sign of trouble, says Bill Dewey, policy and communications director for Taylor Shellfish Farms, was ...Read More

SAN ANTONIO - In rejecting Texas' new political maps, a federal court's ruling Tuesday may have affected the makeup of the state's congressional and legislative delegations after the 2012 elections. States are required to redraw district maps once a decade to accommodate new census figures. A three ...Read More

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