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Venango County Reports 31 New COVID-19 Cases; Two New Cases Reported in Forest County

Venango County Reports 31 New COVID-19 Cases; Two New Cases Reported in Forest County

| October 26, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported 31 new COVID-19 cases as of Tuesday, October 26.

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Pa. Is on the Brink of Regulating Recovery Homes for the First Time. Here’s What You Need To Know.

Pa. Is on the Brink of Regulating Recovery Homes for the First Time. Here’s What You Need To Know.

| October 26, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Wolf administration has cleared one of the final hurdles to enact oversight of Pennsylvania’s drug and alcohol recovery homes, an effort aimed at protecting vulnerable people from being exploited by unscrupulous owners.

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State House Posthumously Honors Life, Contributions of Fred McIlhattan

State House Posthumously Honors Life, Contributions of Fred McIlhattan

| October 26, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania House of Representatives unanimously voted Monday to posthumously honor the late Fred McIlhattan, who served as the state representative for the 63rd District from 1997 to 2008, said Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest), author of the resolution.

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Father Andrew Kawecki Pleads to Assault of Eleven-year-old Altar Boy

Father Andrew Kawecki Pleads to Assault of Eleven-year-old Altar Boy

| October 25, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced that a Pennsylvania County priest has pleaded no contest to repeatedly assaulting an 11-year-old altar boy starting in 2004 and continuing until the boy was 14.

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Venango County Reports 118 New COVID-19 Cases, One Death Since Friday; Four New Cases Reported in Forest County

Venango County Reports 118 New COVID-19 Cases, One Death Since Friday; Four New Cases Reported in Forest County

| October 25, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported 118 new COVID-19 cases and one additional death as of Monday, October 25.

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Newly Detected CWD-Positive Leads to DMA3 Expansion and a New DMA

Newly Detected CWD-Positive Leads to DMA3 Expansion and a New DMA

| October 25, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. – A CWD-positive deer recently detected in Jefferson County has led to new regulations to reduce the risk of the disease spreading.

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Here’s How Pa.’s School Pension Fund Keeps Its Communications Secret From the Public

Here’s How Pa.’s School Pension Fund Keeps Its Communications Secret From the Public

| October 24, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. — In December 2020, Pennsylvania’s largest pension fund adopted a figure for investment profits that its executives said was rock solid.

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Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Down to 6.2 Percent in September

Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Down to 6.2 Percent in September

| October 23, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) on Friday released its preliminary employment situation report for September 2021.

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Venango County Reports 33 New COVID-19 Cases; One New Case Reported in Forest County

Venango County Reports 33 New COVID-19 Cases; One New Case Reported in Forest County

| October 22, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported 33 new COVID-19 cases as of Friday, October 22.

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Wolf Administration Continues Work to Address Bus Driver Shortage; Encourages Drivers to Apply

Wolf Administration Continues Work to Address Bus Driver Shortage; Encourages Drivers to Apply

| October 22, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. – PennDOT Deputy Secretary Kurt Myers and Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Secretary Dr. Noe Ortega on Thursday joined the Pennsylvania School Bus Association to encourage interested individuals to obtain Commercial Driver’s License to address bus driver shortage in Pennsylvania.

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