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The Medical Minute: Disease Causes Tumors to Form on Nerve Tissue

| June 26, 2016

HERSHEY, Pa. – Although neurofibromatosis (NF) is not commonly discussed, it affects more than 2 million people worldwide.

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PennDOT Secretary Takes Lead in Young Driver Safety Initiative

PennDOT Secretary Takes Lead in Young Driver Safety Initiative

| June 23, 2016

HARRISBURG, Pa. – PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards is using a personal approach in a new program aimed at delivering an important safety message to young drivers who are convicted of moving traffic violations.

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Pennsylvania State Police Looking for Qualified Cadets

Pennsylvania State Police Looking for Qualified Cadets

| June 22, 2016

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) is currently hiring for the position of State Police Cadet.

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Pa. Residents to Receive Refunds from $400 Million Settlement Reached with Apple

| June 21, 2016

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s office yesterday announced eligible Pennsylvania consumers are expected to receive as much as $16.8 million under a $400 million settlement reached with Apple, Inc.

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Local Official Graduates from County Commissioners Association Center for Excellence in County Leadership

Local Official Graduates from County Commissioners Association Center for Excellence in County Leadership

| June 20, 2016

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania (CCAP) Center for Excellence in County Leadership (CEL), a premier professional development program for county officials, on Friday graduated 10 county officials from its intensive training program.

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The Medical Minute: Easing Anxiety Around School-Related Transitions

| June 19, 2016

HERSHEY, Pa. – Change can be hard for many people. For kids — who often thrive on routine and predictability — the transition from school year to summer and into a new academic year can bring uncertainty that can trigger anxiety and behavioral problems.

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Attorney General Kane Warns of Potential Scams Following Mass Shooting in Orlando

| June 18, 2016

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Following Sunday’s mass shooting in Orlando, Fla., Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane yesterday urged all Pennsylvanians to be cautious with their charitable giving.

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Cranberry Place Receives $25k Grant from PA Department of Aging

Cranberry Place Receives $25k Grant from PA Department of Aging

| June 16, 2016

CRANBERRY, Pa. – Yesterday Cranberry Place in Venango County was named a recipient of a $25,000.00 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Aging.

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Former Pa. Turnpike Employees Charged for ‘Stealing Time’

| June 16, 2016

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s office today announced the arrest of two former employees of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission accused of “stealing time” from their employer and using state vehicles for their personal use.

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Census Bureau Releases Population Changes, Projections

Census Bureau Releases Population Changes, Projections

| June 16, 2016

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – There were few surprises in population estimates released recently by the U.S. Census Bureau. As expected, the population estimates for 2015 and projected from the 2000 Census show population decreases for all area counties, including Clarion, Forest, and Venango.

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