Monthly Archive for: "June, 2020"

LOCAL NEWS | JUNE 30, 2020

At a special meeting of the Mifflin County Commissioners on Monday, small businesses in the county were urged to explore applications to the COVID-19 Relief Statewide Small Business Assistance program. Funds are from the federal CARES Act appropriations passed by Congress and signed by the President in March.  The statewide program is to reimburse small […]

LOCAL NEWS | JUNE 29, 2020

Governor Tom Wolf is reminding Pennsylvanians that wearing a mask is mandatory when visiting businesses. State government agencies communicated the following mask requirements to Pennsylvania businesses. Everyone must wear a mask, unless they have a medical reason not to or are under the age of 2. That includes workers and customers. No mask, no shirt, […]

LOCAL NEWS | JUNE 25, 2020

The Pennsylvania Senate approved legislation yesterday aimed at improving police training and reducing deadly force incidents in Commonwealth communities.  The action followed two days of public hearings held last week on ensuring accountability and equality in law enforcement and the criminal justice system.  The Senate approved Senate Bill 459, which provides law enforcement agencies with […]