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Pa.’s Failure to Mandate Quicker Death Reporting Before the Coronavirus Fueled Wild Data Fluctuations, Mistrust

Pa.’s Failure to Mandate Quicker Death Reporting Before the Coronavirus Fueled Wild Data Fluctuations, Mistrust

For years, Pennsylvania has had a hard time counting its dead. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 24, 2020 · Local News, News, PA News
Featured Local Job: Cooks and Chefs

Featured Local Job: Cooks and Chefs

Sweet Basil Italian Restaurant has open positions for cooks and chefs. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 24, 2020 · Featured Local Job, Jobs, Local News, News
Over 700 Grams of Meth Found During Traffic Stop in Jefferson County

Over 700 Grams of Meth Found During Traffic Stop in Jefferson County

BELL TWP., Pa. (EYT) - An area man is facing felony drug charges after over 700 grams of methamphetamine was found in his vehicle during a traffic stop in Bell Township. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 24, 2020 · Local News, News, Police & Fire Calls
Timblin Man Enters Residence Through Second Story Window, Restrains & Threatens Woman

Timblin Man Enters Residence Through Second Story Window, Restrains & Threatens Woman

BELL TWP., Pa. (EYT) - Police say a Timblin man was arrested on Tuesday for breaking into a woman's house and then restraining and threatening her. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 24, 2020 · Local News, News, Police & Fire Calls
Jefferson County Adoptable Pet of the Week: Carrot

Jefferson County Adoptable Pet of the Week: Carrot

This week's Jefferson County Adoptable Pet of the Week is Carrot. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 24, 2020 · Local News, News
Pennsylvania Requests Additional Assistance for All SNAP Recipients Following Federal Court Ruling

Pennsylvania Requests Additional Assistance for All SNAP Recipients Following Federal Court Ruling

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) has submitted a request to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) that would extend additional Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) funds to all SNAP recipients. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 24, 2020 · Local News, News, PA News
Punxsy Woman Who Yelled ‘Black Lives Matter,’ Struck Officer Waives Hearing

Punxsy Woman Who Yelled ‘Black Lives Matter,’ Struck Officer Waives Hearing

PUNXSUTAWNEY BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) - A Punxsutawney woman who reportedly hit a state trooper with a car door during a traffic stop waived her hearing in court on Tuesday. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 24, 2020 · Local News, News, Police & Fire Calls
SPONSORED: Vehicle Storage Now Available at Wessex Performance!

SPONSORED: Vehicle Storage Now Available at Wessex Performance!

SLIGO, Pa. - Give your car, truck, boat or camper somewhere nice to spend the winter. Call Wessex Performance today! FULL ARTICLE
85-Year-Old Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Disabled Woman Waives Hearing

85-Year-Old Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Disabled Woman Waives Hearing

PUNXSUTAWNEY BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) - An 85-year-old man who allegedly sexually assaulted a disabled woman at a residential facility in Punxsutawney waived his hearing in court on Tuesday. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 24, 2020 · Local News, News, Police & Fire Calls
L&I Takes Additional Action Against New Wave Of PUA Fraud

L&I Takes Additional Action Against New Wave Of PUA Fraud

HARRISBURG, Pa. – On September 23, The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) announced that due to an alarming spike in suspicious applications for unemployment benefits through the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program, additional anti-fraud and identity verification measures will be put in place. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 24, 2020 · Local News, News, PA News