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Venango County Reports 11 New COVID-19 Cases, Three Additional Cases Reported in Forest County

Venango County Reports 11 New COVID-19 Cases, Three Additional Cases Reported in Forest County

| May 5, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported 11 new COVID-19 cases as of 12:00 a.m., May 5.

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Pennsylvania Will Lift Most COVID-19 Restrictions on Memorial Day

Pennsylvania Will Lift Most COVID-19 Restrictions on Memorial Day

| May 5, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania will lift most coronavirus-related restrictions on Memorial Day, state officials said Tuesday, as counties see cases plateau or decline. But the state’s universal masking order will remain in place until more people are vaccinated.

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Turkey Hunters Reminded to Carry Tags, Report Harvests

Turkey Hunters Reminded to Carry Tags, Report Harvests

| May 5, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Every Pennsylvania spring turkey hunter wants to attach their tag to the leg of a big gobbler, but to do so, all need to be sure they have their licenses with them while hunting.

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Wolf Administration to Lift Mitigation Orders on Memorial Day

Wolf Administration to Lift Mitigation Orders on Memorial Day

| May 4, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Wolf administration, in coordination with the COVID-19 Vaccine Joint Task Force, announced on Tuesday that mitigation orders, except masking, will be lifted on Memorial Day, Monday, May 31 at 12:01 a.m.

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Venango County Reports Eight New COVID-19 Cases, Two Additional Cases Reported in Forest County

Venango County Reports Eight New COVID-19 Cases, Two Additional Cases Reported in Forest County

| May 4, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported eight new COVID-19 cases as of 12:00 a.m., May 4.

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Pa. Supreme Court Picks Former Pitt Chancellor to Chair Powerful Redistricting Commission

Pa. Supreme Court Picks Former Pitt Chancellor to Chair Powerful Redistricting Commission

| May 4, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A former University of Pittsburgh chancellor will chair the committee in charge of drawing Pennsylvania’s legislative districts, a potentially tie-breaking position that can influence who holds power in the General Assembly for the next decade.

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Are Pa.’s State House and Senate Maps Gerrymandered? Depends on How You Measure Them.

Are Pa.’s State House and Senate Maps Gerrymandered? Depends on How You Measure Them.

| May 4, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. — When Amanda Holt was preparing to vote in 2010, she noticed something odd about the congressional districts within her county.

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AAA: Western PA Gas Prices Stable; National Demand Declines

AAA: Western PA Gas Prices Stable; National Demand Declines

| May 4, 2021

VENANGO CO., Pa. – Gas prices in Western Pennsylvania are steady this week at $3.034 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.

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Mail Ballot Applications for the May 18 Primary Near 750,000 Milestone

Mail Ballot Applications for the May 18 Primary Near 750,000 Milestone

| May 4, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Acting Secretary of State Veronica W. Degraffenreid announced on Monday that more than 741,500 Pennsylvanians have applied for mail ballots for the May 18 municipal primary election.

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Venango County Reports 42 New COVID-19 Cases, One Additional Death Since Thursday; Seven New Cases Reported in Forest County

Venango County Reports 42 New COVID-19 Cases, One Additional Death Since Thursday; Seven New Cases Reported in Forest County

| May 3, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported 42 new COVID-19 cases and one additional death since April 29.

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