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A bipartisan group of lawmakers accused the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of “poisoning puppies to death” in an April letter obtained by the Daily Caller.
Local officials on Wednesday toured Lackawanna College’s new Tunkhannock Center, which boasts larger classrooms for more hands-on learning.
The center on West Tioga Street will be the new home of the college’s School of Petroleum and Natural Gas starting in August, replacing the current PNG center in New Milford, where classes are coming to an end this week.
After many years of discussions and planning, officials gathered on the grounds of the Wyalusing Area School District Wednesday morning as part of a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate a natural gas expansion project that will bring natural gas service to the district this summer, and then to the surrounding township and Wyalusing Borough through two other phases of construction.
It’s a project that has been five years in the making and ground was officially broken Wednesday, May 5 on phase one of a project that is aimed at providing natural gas service to Wyalusing Borough and portions of the township, including the Wyalusing Area School District’s Max P. Gannon Campus.
Government policies and restrictions have prevented businesses from hiring more workers and returning to pre-pandemic operations, according to U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer.
COVID-19 mitigation orders except for mask wearing will be lifted in Pennsylvania starting Memorial Day, Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration announced Tuesday.
The mask order will be removed when 70% of residents 18 and older are fully vaccinated.
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania will take another step toward some normalcy later this month when the COVID-19 mitigation orders — except mask wearing — will be lifted.
HARRISBURG, PA. (WENY) -- Effective May 31, Pennsylvania will lift all COVID-19 mitigation restrictions on gatherings, restaurants and other businesses.
Lawmakers generally cheered Gov. Tom Wolf’s announcement on Tuesday that virtually all of Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 mitigation rules will end on Memorial Day, but some said it’s long overdue.
Rep. Fred Keller, R-Middleburg, last week joined U.S. House Republican Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., for a webinar hosted by Cabot Oil & Gas to discuss current and proposed energy policies and weigh in on America’s domestic energy sector.