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PNS Daily News - October 15, 2019 


U.S. reacts to Turkish offensive, Ft. Worth police officer charged with murder, a tax break for New Mexico families, and what's important to know about roadkill in Nevada.

2020Talks - October 16, 2019 


Last night in Ohio the fourth Democratic debate covered issues from health care, gun control and abortion to the Turkish invasion of Syria. What's clear: Sen. Elizabeth Warren has replaced former VP Joe Biden as the centerstage target.

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Archive: July 25, 2018

A project to bring block parties to Pocatello neighborhoods is among the winners of the AARP Community Challenge grant program. (veganstraightedge/Flickr)

CALDWELL, Idaho – Projects in three Idaho communities are winners of grants from the 2018 AARP Community Challenge program. The Community Challenge awards funding for projects that make cities more livable for people of all ages. Winners include Destination Caldwell, to bring oversized games ...Read More

McCreary and Wayne counties are among the top 10 bright spots for health among Appalachian counties.(Pixabay)

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Several Kentucky counties are stepping up to the plate when it comes to rural health challenges. Three new reports uncover 27 bright-spot Appalachian counties, including nine in the Commonwealth, where health is better than expected. Hilary Heishman, senior program officer for the ...Read More

Point Arena in Mendocino County is part of California Coastal National Monument, one of thousands of public projects partially funded by the Land and Water Conservation Fund. (Wikimedia Commons)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Thousands of veterans are calling on Congress to reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund before it expires in September. They want to save a program that has been used to protect millions of acres of public lands and build countless parks and ball fields over the past 5 ...Read More

Piping plovers are territorial and don't nest close together, but often spread out across a long stretch of beach. (Wikimedia Commons)

MADISON, Wis. – Bird enthusiasts and conservation groups say the Trump administration's plans to change the Endangered Species Act would make it more difficult to recover threatened or endangered birds. The proposal, announced last week by the Interior and Commerce departments, would end the ...Read More

Michigan gets a little less than 5 percent of its power from wind, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. (Sam Forson/Pexels)

LANSING, Mich. – Michigan gets a failing grade for the effectiveness of its Renewable Portfolio Standard in a new report. The group Food and Water Watch examined the RPS in states that have established these standards for getting a percentage of their electricity from renewable sources. Michi ...Read More

Wyoming was one of the first states to curb toxic emissions, including methane, from oil and gas production sites. (Pixabay)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Two groups representing hunting and agriculture interests on Tuesday launched the "Wyoming Conservation Legacy" to draw attention to the need to protect the state's air, land, water and wildlife as the governor's race heats up. Four Democrats and six Republicans are busy camp ...Read More

The House Judiciary Committee is expected to hear crucial testimony Thursday relating to the likely impeachment of state Supreme Court Justice Allen Loughry. (Dan Heyman)

CHARLESTON, W. Va. – With one investigation of three other West Virginia Supreme Court justices closing, the impeachment process against Justice Allen Loughry continues with a vital hearing Thursday, when the House Judiciary Committee hears testimony from former court administrator Steve Cante ...Read More

China and Mexico are the two largest customers for U.S. soybeans, and as Iowa farmers know all too well this year, uncertainty swirls around trade negotiations with both nations. (Pixabay)

DES MOINES, Iowa – Farmers hit with dropping prices for crops and livestock in retaliation for U.S. tariffs received word on Tuesday that the Trump administration has put together a $12 billion aid package. However, some are saying it isn't nearly enough, and they'd prefer to see the trade war ...Read More

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