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UPMC Northwest President: Social Distancing Key in Keeping COVID-19 Cases Down in Region

UPMC Northwest President: Social Distancing Key in Keeping COVID-19 Cases Down in Region

| April 17, 2020

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Social-distancing measures are working in our region to limit the spread of COVID-19.

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DHS and USDA Move to Protect American Farmers and Ensure Continued Flow of America’s Food Supply

DHS and USDA Move to Protect American Farmers and Ensure Continued Flow of America’s Food Supply

| April 17, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Homeland Security, with the support of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), has announced a temporary final rule to change certain H-2A requirements to help U.S. agricultural employers avoid disruptions in lawful agricultural-related employment, protect the nation’s food supply chain, and lessen impacts from the coronavirus (COVID-19) public health […]

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Gov. Wolf: Corrections Announces First Group of Inmates Under Temporary Reprieve Program

Gov. Wolf: Corrections Announces First Group of Inmates Under Temporary Reprieve Program

| April 17, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa.  – Gov. Tom Wolf issued reprieves on Wednesday for the first group of Department of Corrections inmates who met criteria for the Temporary Program to Reprieve Sentences of Incarceration, which the governor established through order on April 10. A copy of the governor’s order can be found as a PDF here or on Scribd.

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PLCB Opens Some Liquor Store Locations to Help in Online Sales; Locations Still Closed to In-Person Sales

PLCB Opens Some Liquor Store Locations to Help in Online Sales; Locations Still Closed to In-Person Sales

| April 17, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Now fulfilling e-commerce orders from 49 facilities across Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has significantly increased the number of orders it is accepting on a daily basis at FineWineAndGoodSpirits.com.

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Clarion and PASSHE West Universities Join to Host Virtual Recruitment Events

Clarion and PASSHE West Universities Join to Host Virtual Recruitment Events

| April 17, 2020

CLARION, Pa. – Clarion University is one of five schools in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education that are collaborating to pilot the PASSHE West Virtual Recruitment Campaign.

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Gov. Wolf: Emergency SNAP Benefit Distribution to Begin Today, Local Feeding Programs Available

Gov. Wolf: Emergency SNAP Benefit Distribution to Begin Today, Local Feeding Programs Available

| April 17, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf announced that the Department of Human Services (DHS) will begin an emergency Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefit issuance on Thursday in line with the federal government’s interpretation of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

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D9Sports Tournament of Champions Boys’ Final Four: 2015 Redbank Valley vs. 2002 Karns City; 2007 DCC vs. 2013 Johnsonburg

D9Sports Tournament of Champions Boys’ Final Four: 2015 Redbank Valley vs. 2002 Karns City; 2007 DCC vs. 2013 Johnsonburg

| April 17, 2020

The boys’ Final Four is set in the D9Sports Tournament of Champions with two KSAC teams and two AML teams set to do battle to see who the fans deem the best team of the D9Sports.com Era (2001-present).

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Over a Million Unemployment Claims in PA Have Slowed the System Down

Over a Million Unemployment Claims in PA Have Slowed the System Down

| April 16, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – Between March 15 and April 12, 2020, over 1.3 million Pennsylvanians filed for unemployment, according to data provided on the Commonwealth’s website.

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Wolf Administration Provides Relief for Taxpayers Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

Wolf Administration Provides Relief for Taxpayers Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

| April 16, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf announced on Wednesday the Department of Revenue is providing relief to Pennsylvanians and businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The department is offering taxpayers increased flexibility, additional time to meet their tax obligations, and a pause on several of its standard enforcement actions.

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Two Mile Run County Park Open, Officials Stress Social Distancing

Two Mile Run County Park Open, Officials Stress Social Distancing

| April 16, 2020

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – At the Venango County Commissioners’ meeting, the director of Two Mile Run County Park announced the park will be open for appropriate recreation options.

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