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PA adds 1,088 cases of COVID-19

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania is seeing its highest number of COVID-19 cases since May as the Delta variant spreads, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health. There were 1,088 positives on Thursday, bringing the number of statewide cases to 1,223,390. It was the first time ...

Commissioners honor Paul Ryan for service as public defender

LOCK HAVEN — The Clinton County Commissioners took time to honor a long-time public defender Thursday morning. Attorney Paul Ryan submitted his resignation from his position in June after nearly 30 years of service. “I wanted to take some more time to focus on my private practice,” ...

COVID-19 cancels performance at Millbrook

MILL HALL — A positive COVID-19 test has put the brakes on Millbrook Playhouse’s next performance. “Grand Legends” was set to debut tonight and run until Saturday, Aug. 7. “Unfortunately, despite diligent safety procedures, including full company vaccination, one of our company ...

Transportation funding panel advancing a $15.6B package

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A transportation funding commission set up by Gov. Tom Wolf to find ways to end Pennsylvania’s reliance on its gas tax will issue a $15.6 billion package of recommendations, which lean heavily on shifting to a vehicle-miles-traveled fee that numerous states are ...

Lyco landfill to acquire federal prison camp

WILLIAMSPORT — It appears Lycoming County will be acquiring the former Allenwood Federal Prison Camp to enable it to expand its landfill. The county was the only entity to submit a letter of interest in acquiring the 1,067-acre property, U.S. General Services Agency spokesman Will Powell ...