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Archive: May 19, 2011

ST. PAUL, Minn. - May is National Community Action Month, a time to highlight the plight of the working poor and honor the community-level work that assists them. Each year, Community Action agencies serve 20 million people in rural, suburban and urban communities around the nation, through a variet ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Job creation has been identified by state lawmakers as a priority this session. But as the legislature finalizes budget negotiations this week, some observers are concerned that the cuts-only approach taken so far could mean a 12-percent cut to one of the state's more successful jo ...Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. - Two examples of the diversity of the Oregon landscape are up for consideration as wilderness in Congress. The Senate Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests has held hearings this week on proposals for the Oregon Coast Range "Devil's Staircase" and Central Oregon's "Cathedral Rock ...Read More

ST. LOUIS - The Current and Jacks Fork rivers, two of America's clearest spring-fed streams which make up the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, are endangered because of overuse and poor management of the national park, according to a conservation group's report. The report, as part of an annual lis ...Read More

SEATTLE - A new report on global warming warns that not only is climate change happening - most likely caused by humans - but that it will only get worse the longer we wait. The "America's Climate Choices" report, ordered by Congress, finds that the most effective response would be to greatly reduc ...Read More

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Despite Gov. Andrew Cuomo's assertion that a $1.3 billion cut in state education funding can be weathered without teacher layoffs, some teachers, parents, students and public-school reform advocates say the cuts are having a harmful impact on students. Events are scheduled today in ...Read More

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. - President Obama kicked off America's Great Outdoors Initiative earlier this year in an attempt to help Americans take better advantage of urban and rural outdoor spaces. A conference in Breckenridge next week aims to help parks leaders from around the nation figure out how to i ...Read More

BOSTON - The challenges faced by the more than 9,500 children in foster care in Massachusetts are being discussed as part of May's National Foster Care Month. Experts will gather in Boston this weekend to talk about educational stability and keeping connections with relatives, while also saluting t ...Read More

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