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PNS Daily Newscast - September 28, 2020 

The New York Times reports President Trump's tax returns show chronic losses; and will climate change make it as a topic in the first presidential debate?

2020Talks - September 28, 2020 

The New York Times obtains President Trump's tax returns, showing chronic loss and debts coming due. And Judge Amy Coney Barrett is Trump's nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Archive: July 7, 2014

PHOTO: With coal production declining, central Appalachia will need help adapting to the new reality, according to regional economic groups. Photo courtesy of the West Virginia Division of Tourism.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Government programs could help communities adapt to a future with less mining, say regional economic groups. In the past, the federal government has helped areas hit by international trade and a decline in tobacco farming. Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center for Econo ...Read More

PHOTO: Daryl Atkinson was recently recognized as a White House

WASHINGTON, D. C. – Two decades ago, when Daryl Atkinson served 40 months in prison for a first-time, non-violent drug crime, he never imagined he would later be invited to the White House for recognition of his work, helping others with a criminal record get jobs. Atkinson now works as an at ...Read More

PHOTO: Senator Michael Bennet hiked the Ophir Valley area with his three daughters and wife. Photo courtesy Trust for Public Land

OPHIR, Colo. - One of Colorado's newest areas protected for hiking and recreation is the Ophir Valley, south of Telluride. It took 12 years to preserve the 9,000-acre tract of land in the San Juan Mountains. It used to be a key spot in the state's gold rush. Now, it's part of the Uncompahgre Nation ...Read More

PHOTO: While Long Islanders were able to avoid high surf at bay-side beaches over the 4th of July holiday, brown tides remain a persistent problem. Photo courtesy: The Nature Conservancy of Long Island.

NEW YORK CITY - With high surf advisories out during the long holiday weekend, many families likely turned to calmer waters along the bay-side beaches and inland waterways. But many of those waters face a pesky recurring problem with brown tides and other algae blooms. The bay-side beaches that rin ...Read More

PHOTO: Minnesotans can make their donations go even further in July, as about 150 food shelves across the state participate in the annual Open Your Heart Challenge. Photo credit: Billy Brown/Flickr.

ST. PAUL, Minn. - A statewide effort is underway to help donations to food shelves go further, as summer is often their toughest time. The 5th annual Open Your Heart Food Shelf Challenge has $150,000 available to match donations in July. Ed Murphy is executive director of the group Open Your Heart ...Read More

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