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During a COVID-19 press briefing today, Gov. Tom Wolf recommended that all Pennsylvanians wear a mask any time they leave their homes for life-sustaining reasons. As COVID-19 cases steadily rise in the state, Wolf stressed the need to intensify all measures to help stop the spread of the virus.

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The Office of State Inspector General (OSIG) filed welfare fraud charges against 44 individuals during the month of January 2020. The restitution owed the commonwealth in these cases totals $143,372. Additional cost savings will be realized as the defendants will be temporarily disqualified …

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The Shippensburg Police Department announced Thursday it is receiving reports of scammers going door-to-door in the borough, claiming to be contacting residents regarding COVID-19 in attempts to enter your home.

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Ali Alqahtani of Shippensburg took his daughters, Lana, 4 ½, and Lena, 2, to Dykeman Pond last week to stop and feed the ducks and geese swimming in the water. The trio had fun watching the birds dive for the treats. While the area is now under a stay-at-home order due to the coronavirus, re…

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The Cumberland County Board of Commissioners urged all residents to stay at home Monday, after Gov. Tom Wolf expanded the Stay at Home Order to Cumberland County through April 30.

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As COVID-19 cases continue to grow and the state continues to seek relief to save lives and stop the spread of COVID-19, Gov. Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine revised their “Stay-at-Home” orders Tuesday to include Cameron, Crawford, Forest, Franklin, Lawrence, Lebanon and S…

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Shippensburg police said Vincent Ryan Evans, 23, of 224 S. Fayette St., was arrested at 11:38 p.m. March 19, after he reportedly punched his ex-girlfriend’s current boyfriend in the face while the victim was holding a 4-year-old child.

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U.S. Attorney David J. Freed of the Middle District of Pennsylvania recently urged the public to report suspected fraud schemes related to COVID-19 (the coronavirus) by calling the National Center for Disaster Fraud (NCDF) hotline (1-866-720-5721) or to the NCDF e-mail address: disaster@leo.gov.

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To help reduce the spread of the coronavirus, many institutions and businesses have had to make some rather tough decisions to protect those they serve.

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We find ourselves in a new normal of social distancing as we deal with the COVID-19 virus.There is so much unknown and it is OK to be worried, but don’t let it consume your daily life. We as a community need to practice social distancing, washing our hands, and if you are ill, stay home as t…

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North Middleton Township police have charged a Carlisle man with making terroristic threats, simple assault by physical menace, disorderly conduct and harassment after he reportedly mocked an older gentleman who was wearing a mask and gloves inside Karns grocery store on Spring Road, and int…

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Hundreds of Shippensburg area residents were still able to receive their weekly food distribution Tuesday thanks to faithful volunteers at Shippensburg Produce & Outreach and King’s Kettle Food Pantry. Seniors in the community are also able to receive meals for a small donation thanks to…

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Gov. Tom Wolf announced the appointed members of the Pennsylvania Juvenile Justice Task Force last week. The bipartisan and interbranch Task Force, launched earlier this year by Wolf and legislative leaders and justices, will deliver a report with data-driven findings and policy recommendati…

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Chambersburg police have charged 25-year-old Ramiro Federico Mendoza-Sales with homicide by vehicle, third-degree murder and related charges after he fled from police at a high rate of speed during an attempted traffic stop at 2:20 a.m. March 7, and crashed into a home along South Coldbrook …

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The driver of the pictured SUV crashed into a recreational vehicle that was being backed into a driveway in the 600 block of Newburg Road in Hopewell Township last Sunday evening. A juvenile passenger in the SUV was treated on the scene by EMS personnel for minor injuries, and released. The …

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The driver of the pictured SUV crashed into a recreational vehicle that was being backed into a driveway in the 600 block of Newburg Road in Hopewell Township last Sunday evening. A juvenile passenger in the SUV was treated on the scene by EMS personnel for minor injuries, and released. The …