(NEW YORK) -- State officials seeking to combat a rise in voter intimidation during the midterm elections can find protection in a 57-year-old anti-discrimination law, according to voting rights experts. The Voting Rights Act of 1965 is, along with the Ku Klux Klan Act of 1871,... Read More.
DuBois - Reitz Theater partnered with the Greater DuBois Chamber of Commerce to present its new theater workshop. After many years of dreaming of a workshop space, the Theater finally saw its dreams come true with a space that will allow their set builders to... Read More.
Kane - The PA Wilds Center has announced nine winners of the 2022 Champions of the PA Wilds Awards, and two of them are in the Tri-County area. The “Event of the Year Award” goes to Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney, Jefferson County. Each year,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Friday defended his administration’s response to an ongoing baby formula shortage that has triggered public outcry from parents, lawmakers and drawn Republican fire. "There's nothing more urgent we're working on than that right now, and I think we’re going to... Read More.
Curwensville - Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of a $15,000 Municipal Assistance Program project to assist Curwensville Borough with updating its comprehensive plan and zoning ordinance. The update in Curwensville, Clearfield County, is to prioritize inter-community pedestrian and biking connections, the borough’s sidewalk rehabilitation program,... Read More.
(OHATCHEE, Ala.) -- Before showtime, pots and pans are some of the tools reenactor Tanya Haessly makes the most use of as a camp cook, feeding families and individuals taking part in a Civil War reenactment in Janney Furnace, Alabama. Haessly and her kids... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Amid a growing COVID-19 surge occurring overseas, there are renewed concerns among health officials in the United States that the spread of the highly transmissible omicron subvariant BA.2, combined with waning vaccine immunity and the decision to end masking recommendations, could... Read More.
Saint Marys, PA - Governor Tom Wolf announced new funding for Saint Marys Area School District, through Pennsylvania’s Manufacturing PA Training-to-Career Program (MTTC), to launch a student-run program and boost awareness of available opportunities in the manufacturing industry. “This great new program will give Saint... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Amid a record-breaking surge, the U.S. is now averaging more COVID-19 cases per day than at any other point in the pandemic, according to new data updated on Wednesday from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Federal data shows the nation... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- When Sarah Hutchinson, mom of a 5-year-old son, saw her $300 child tax credit payment deposited into her bank account Wednesday, she said she felt a sense of both relief and fear. Hutchinson said she was thankful for the payment, which, as a... Read More.