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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: April 29, 2011

SPRING VALLEY, Wis. - About half of Wisconsin's 15 million acres of farmland is leased, and farmed by someone other than the owner. That presents challenges when it comes to managing the land so it stays healthy in the long term. Harriet Behar, a biodynamic farmer and organic specialist with the Mi ...Read More

SEATTLE - The Columbia River plays a starring role in a PBS documentary set to air this Sunday. "Salmon, Running the Gauntlet" depicts what a fish goes through during its 10,000-mile lifetime migration in Northwest rivers. The documentary, part of the PBS series "Nature," features aerial shots of t ...Read More

GREAT FALLS, Mont. – Sixty thousand dollars is headed to four locations in Montana to build hoop-style greenhouses - greenhouses that will provide education about agriculture, as well as local fresh fruits and vegetables. The money comes from the Montana Farmers Union (MFU). It is the third ti ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. – A bill to abolish the death penalty in Connecticut is heading for a vote in the Senate. The League of Women Voters of Connecticut is supporting the legislation after conducting a study of the issue. Ellen McBride, the League's specialist on this topic, says her group favors ...Read More

JACKSONVILLE, N. C. – Parts of North Carolina are picking up from yet another round of storms that swept across the state on Thursday, with 59 counties under severe weather alerts. In addition, many areas are still feeling the impact from the tornadoes and storms that killed two dozen people a ...Read More

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A tea party activist from Northwest Florida has filed a complaint with the Department of Homeland Security, contending that Florida state lawmakers should have reported undocumented immigrants they met with to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. This week, protesters ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio – From preschool to graduate school, funding for education in Ohio would cut by $2 billion under Gov. Kasich's budget proposal, compared to 2011 levels. A new analysis asserts that education quality in the state would be damaged and more than 31,000 direct school jobs would be ...Read More

WHITESBURG, Ky. - As some federal agencies charged with expanding broadband access crunch the latest congressional budget numbers to determine where they stand, rural activists are urging national policymakers to help bridge the digital divide between urban and rural households. Pickering, a filmma ...Read More

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