'; } // return array of supporters (Supporter,Link), selected randomly function randomSupporters($limit = false) { $sql = "Select * from ActiveSupporters"; if ($limit) $sql .= " limit $num"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $res = array(); if ($result) { while ($row = mysql_fetch_assoc($result)) { $link = trim($row['Website'] != ''?$row['Website']: ($row['FacebookFollowing']?$row['Facebook']: ($row['TwitterFollowing']?$row['Twitter']: ($row['GooglePlusFollowing']?$row['GooglePlus']: ($row['OtherSocialMedia']?$row['OtherSocialMedia']:false) ) ) ) ); if ($link && strncasecmp($link,'http:',5)) $link = 'http://'.$link; $res[] = array('Supporter'=>$row['GroupName'],'Link'=>$link); } } return $res; } // return Weekly Audience Average function weeklyAudienceAverage() { $sql = "select * from BrochureGeneral where Dname='WeeklyAudienceAverage'"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $row = mysql_fetch_array($result); if ($row) return $row['DValue']; } ?> Public News Service Newscasts https://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php Public News Service The Public News Service provides reporting on a wide range of social, community, and environmental issues for mainstream and alternative media. 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https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-26/consumer-issues/beef-producers-sue-usda-to-require-country-of-origin-labeling/a58259-1 is suing the U.S. Department of Agriculture to make it happen. ...(Read More)]]> Consumer Health Hunger/Food/Nutrition Rural/Farming Summer Meals Helping Combat Academic Slide for MT Children Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-20/childrens-issues/summer-meals-helping-combat-academic-slide-for-mt-children/a58188-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-20/childrens-issues/summer-meals-helping-combat-academic-slide-for-mt-children/a58188-1 (Read More)]]> Children's Health Hunger/Food/Nutrition Poverty Welfare Reform 300+ Groups Oppose Ag-Related Mega Mergers Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-02-15/environment/300-groups-oppose-ag-related-mega-mergers/a56405-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-02-15/environment/300-groups-oppose-ag-related-mega-mergers/a56405-1 signed a letter 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Today Wed, 12 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-09-12/rural-farming/montanans-at-farm-bill-now-rally-in-d-c-today/a28352-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-09-12/rural-farming/montanans-at-farm-bill-now-rally-in-d-c-today/a28352-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Environment Hunger/Food/Nutrition Rural/Farming Sustainable Agriculture USDA: Food Budgets Fall Short for 15 Percent of Montanans Thu, 06 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-09-06/budget-policy-and-priorities/usda-food-budgets-fall-short-for-15-percent-of-montanans/a28271-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-09-06/budget-policy-and-priorities/usda-food-budgets-fall-short-for-15-percent-of-montanans/a28271-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Health Hunger/Food/Nutrition Livable Wages/Working Families Hot Summer in Montana Equals a Wild Berry Bounty Thu, 09 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-08-09/public-lands-wilderness/hot-summer-in-montana-equals-a-wild-berry-bounty/a27844-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-08-09/public-lands-wilderness/hot-summer-in-montana-equals-a-wild-berry-bounty/a27844-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Hunger/Food/Nutrition Public Lands/Wilderness Donation Will Mobilize Montana Noxious Weed Warriors Tue, 07 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-08-07/public-lands-wilderness/donation-will-mobilize-montana-noxious-weed-warriors/a27787-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-08-07/public-lands-wilderness/donation-will-mobilize-montana-noxious-weed-warriors/a27787-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Hunger/Food/Nutrition Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming WTO ‘Cool’ to COOL – MFU says No Label Changes Needed Mon, 02 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-07-02/rural-farming/wto-cool-to-cool-mfu-says-no-label-changes-needed/a27191-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-07-02/rural-farming/wto-cool-to-cool-mfu-says-no-label-changes-needed/a27191-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Environment Hunger/Food/Nutrition Rural/Farming "Summer Slide" Ups and Downs: Academic Losses and Weight Gains Thu, 28 Jun 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-06-28/education/summer-slide-ups-and-downs-academic-losses-and-weight-gains/a27194-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-06-28/education/summer-slide-ups-and-downs-academic-losses-and-weight-gains/a27194-1 (Read More)]]> Children's Education Family/Father Issues Health Hunger/Food/Nutrition Youth Report: Poverty is Persistent in Eastern Montana Mon, 14 May 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-05-14/rural-farming/report-poverty-is-persistent-in-eastern-montana/a26312-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-05-14/rural-farming/report-poverty-is-persistent-in-eastern-montana/a26312-1 A new report from the Center for Rural Affairs finds that poverty rates in rural Eastern Montana are generally higher than poverty rates in urban areas, especially among children. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Hunger/Food/Nutrition Livable Wages/Working Families Rural/Farming Biggest Food Drive of the Year in MT This Weekend Thu, 10 May 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-05-10/senior-issues/biggest-food-drive-of-the-year-in-mt-this-weekend/a26338-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-05-10/senior-issues/biggest-food-drive-of-the-year-in-mt-this-weekend/a26338-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Hunger/Food/Nutrition Livable Wages/Working Families Senior Finding Food in MT Farm Country - Not as Easy as You'd Think Tue, 21 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-02-21/rural-farming/finding-food-in-mt-farm-country-not-as-easy-as-youd-think/a24935-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-02-21/rural-farming/finding-food-in-mt-farm-country-not-as-easy-as-youd-think/a24935-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Hunger/Food/Nutrition Rural/Farming