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PNS Daily Newscast - August 11, 2020 

Small business owners say postal delays make it harder to survive the pandemic; federal stimulus funding falls short for mental health treatment.

2020Talks - August 11, 2020 

Connecticut updates its election rules, and two Trump allies face off in Georgia's state runoff. Plus, a preview of next week's Democratic National Convention.

Archive: February 11, 2011

PORTLAND, Ore. - As Oregon's unemployment figures continue to fly above the national average, new networks are springing up to help jobless individuals cope, and perhaps change their luck. The latest networking effort is called "Oregon Wants to Work." It's a collaboration of labor groups that want t ...Read More

BOSTON - It's time to put the power into the hands of the patient and begin the next phase of health care reform. That's the theme of a roundtable discussion today, which includes several medical health care policy experts from the region. Amy Whitcomb Slemmer, executive director of Health Care fo ...Read More

BOSTON - "High School Quiz Show" is back for another season on WGBH. The game show makes its season debut this Sunday on Channel 2 with Natick facing off against the team from Acton-Boxborough. This year's host, long-time radio personality and host of NECN's "TV Diner," Billy Costa, has already tape ...Read More

CONCORD, N.H. - It's budget time in The Granite State, and while the governor and New Hampshire House leaders say there will be no new or increased taxes, some groups are calling them out on that. Laurel Redden, president of The Granite State Fair Tax Coalition, says that while much has been said ab ...Read More

HELENA, Mont. - Legislative appropriations subcommittees have been cutting budgets in every state agency, but Montana Budget and Policy Center Executive Director Tara Veazey says a closer look at the numbers shows all those cuts may not be needed. She points out that the governor proposed a balanced ...Read More

RALEIGH, N.C. - Thousands of people will converge in Raleigh on Saturday to demand that Gov. Beverly Perdue reject proposed spending cuts to balance the budget. The H-K on J March stands for "Historic Thousands on Jones Street." It is expected to bring as many as 10,000 people past the state legisla ...Read More

RALEIGH, N.C. - Education majors at North Carolina colleges and universities will be paying close attention to Gov. Beverly Perdue's State of the State address on Monday and to her budget, expected to be released later in the week. Education programs and teaching positions are being threatened by th ...Read More

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - What's good for the power grid, some say, may not be good for the pocketbooks of Illinois residents. A new legislative proposal aimed at funding a smart grid for Illinois has some consumer groups on edge. That's because instead of going through the usual process of applying for e ...Read More

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