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PNS Daily Newscast - June 16, 2021 


A new report says the infrastructure package in Congress would boost the nation's economy and create millions of jobs; Democrats prepared to move ahead with or without GOP.


2021Talks - June 16, 2021 


Biden and Putin set to meet face-to-face; Schumer moves toward reconciliation for infrastructure; a Juneteenth national holiday in the works; and Republicans call for Fauci's ouster.

Archive: May 7, 2021

Gas wasted by extraction companies on Navajo lands is more than double the national average and could meet the usage needs of every home on the Navajo Nation for five months, according to the Environmental Defense Fund. (bobbymagill/climatecentral.org)
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The Navajo Nation Environmental Protection Agency is considering adopting an air-permitting program to address methane emissions - and it could be a lifesaving decision for 300,000 Indigenous people who live there. A new report shows methane waste and pollution is a growing pro ...Read More

A measure passed in Olympia this session means the GEO Group-owned Northwest Detention Center will shut down when its contract expires. (Common Language Project/Flickr)

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TACOMA, Wash. -- A Northwest car caravan is heading to an immigration detention center this weekend to support mothers who've been detained there. Groups from Oregon and Washington will drive to the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma on Saturday, and call on members of Congress from both states t ...Read More

Once a center for industrial jobs, work in Indianapolis is becoming increasingly based in technology. (SeanPavonePhoto/Adobe Stock)

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By Eric Tegethoff A WorkingNation-Indiana News Service Collaboration INDIANAPOLIS - A new digital magazine explores the middle class in cities across the country. First up in the series is Indianapolis. Called The Middle, it's a collaboration by WorkingNation and Lumina Foundation, and notes Ind ...Read More

In Florida, prospective foster parents work with local community organizations to complete the licensing process to become a foster parent. (Pexels)

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- May is National Foster Care Month, and states like Florida are still adjusting to federal changes put in place three years ago. The Family First Prevention Services Act, signed into law in 2018 as part of a stop-gap budget bill, was backed by the belief children in difficult ho ...Read More

The charter class of UNLV medical school grads enjoyed free tuition, thanks to a scholarship program funded by donations from the community. (Josh Hawkins/UNLV)

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- The University of Nevada-Las Vegas (UNLV) will graduate its very first class of 50 medical students today, marking a milestone in a fight to attract more doctors to the Silver State. A report from the University of Nevada Reno found the state ranks 45th in the country for its num ...Read More

Juvenile defenders say in-person meetings are critical for building trust and strong relationships with their clients. (ijeab/Adobe Stock)

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CHICAGO -- As courts across the country consider whether to continue holding hearings remotely post-pandemic, juvenile-justice advocates are asking them to weigh the risks to due-process rights for young people. Illinois has no minimum age for prosecuting children, so kids age 10 or younger are hav ...Read More

According to data from the National Partnership for Women and Families, both parents work in 64% of all West Virginia households. (Adobe Stock)

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Nearly 60% of West Virginia workers lack access to any form of time off, either paid or unpaid. Kelly Allen, executive director of the West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy, said families are being forced to choose between caring for a child or family member or getting a pa ...Read More

Iowa leaders said they're enacting more strategies, such as pop-up clinics, to boost lagging COVID-19 vaccination demand. (Adobe Stock)

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DES MOINES, Iowa -- Amid lagging demand, Iowa officials are encouraging anyone who's eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccination. Community pharmacies hope their connection with local residents will convince those on the fence to sign up. This week, Gov. Kim Reynolds said the state has had to reduce req ...Read More

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