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PNS Daily Newscast - August 26, 2019 


in Colorado 0fficials to consider overtime, and other worker protections. Plus; tobacco-free signs svailable to all KY schools .

2020Talks – August 26, 2019. (3 min.) 


Introducing a Mon.-Fri. newscast tracking the 2020 Elections, starting with Iowa, First in the Nation. Tea Party Republican Joe Walsh enters GOP race; Sen. Bernie Sanders explains what he means by "Democratic Socialism;" and Washington Gov. Jay Inslee drops his bid for the Democratic nomination.

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Archive: September 29, 2016

A plan for a transition to a clean energy economy in Kentucky is to be unveiled Saturday. (MACED)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – With climate change being addressed globally, a grassroots organization in Kentucky is making a concerted effort to get the discussion about transitioning to a clean energy economy moving in the Bluegrass State. After a year of gathering public comment, consulting work and ...Read More

A seminar to encourage women to take on leadership roles in nonprofit organizations comes to Bloomington in October. (inrn.org)

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — More and more workers are being drawn to the nonprofit sector, and their advocates say a support system is needed, because it often isn't a "9 to 5" job. A full-day symposium for women interested in nonprofit leadership is coming up on October 28 in Bloomington. Jillian H ...Read More

Judy Crane (Left) is being honored by AARP Maryland for helping other stroke survivors. She was nominated by her longtime friend and neighbor, Nancy Seiss.

MILLERSVILLE, Md. — At 47 years old, Judy Crane of Millersville was working from home when she experienced excruciating chest pain. She was diagnosed with ascending aortic dissection at the hospital. Four surgeries later, Crane had a stroke and ended up with paralysis and aphasia - a communi ...Read More

A new report says Minnesota helped set the pace in state government-focused initiatives to reduce electricity use last year. (energy.gov)

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota has been ranked tenth in the nation for energy efficiency. The 2016 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard published by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, or ACEEE, looked at efforts by states and utilities to reduce waste. Report author Westin Berg said Minn ...Read More

Arkansas now ranks sixth in the country for adult obesity rates, down from first place last year. (iStockimages)

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansas health officials are calling the state's slide to sixth place in the national adult obesity ranking a significant step in the 10-year plan, started last year, to improve residents' health. Officials were concerned last year when the annual obesity survey ranked Arkans ...Read More

Allegations of potential judicial conflict of interest have surfaced in a cell-phone warning case. (D3Damon/iStockphoto)

BERKELEY, Calif. — Allegations have surfaced that a judge in the case against Berkeley's cell phone warning ordinance has ties to the wireless industry. CTIA, the wireless industry trade group (formerly the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association), is challenging a law that requires ...Read More

Solar advocates say the recommendations from the Governor's New Energy Industry Task Force could revive the industry if enacted. (MT Aero)

CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Solar advocates are praising recommendations just released by Gov. Brian Sandoval's New Energy Industry Task Force which propose that customers be allowed to sell excess solar electricity back to the grid at reasonable rates, in exchange for a small baseline fee on their bills. ...Read More

Long Island solar power now saves 200,000 tons of carbon emission per year. (CoCreatr/flickr.com)

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday announced a significant milestone in the advancement of solar power. The completion of the 35,000th residential solar installation on Long Island this week marked a 320 percent increase in solar power over the past four years. Adrienne Esp ...Read More

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