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SHARPSVILLE — A rock festival’s worth of “bands” practiced outside Sharpsville Middle School, performing their original selections on handmade instruments — but instead of drums or trumpets, the musicians rocked out on bundles of PVC pipe, producing musical notes by hitting ends of pipes with flip-flops.

HARRISBURG  -- The Wolf Administration is focusing on getting people vaccinated to slow the spread of the COVID virus and doesn’t have any plans to reinstate mask mandates. 

VOLANT – Tuesday’s Volant borough council meeting began with two council members, Deb Lakin and John Wayne Edwards, threatening to call the state police on a New Castle News reporter. It ended in a parking lot argument where Lakin stuck her tongue out at a group of merchants and residents.

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Reporter Michael Roknick interviews Ukrainian Orthodox Archbishop Daniel Zelinsky after he blessed the new dome at St. John's Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Sharon.

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s masking order for those who aren’t fully vaccinated for COVID-19 comes to an end Monday morning.

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HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health told COVID-19 vaccine providers Tuesday to pause administering doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine until at least April 20 in response to a warning from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Federal Drug Administration th…

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INDIAN FALLS, Calif. — California’s largest wildfire merged with a smaller blaze and destroyed homes in remote areas with limited access for firefighters, as numerous other fires gained strength and threatened property across the U.S. West.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats announced late Tuesday that they'd reached a budget agreement envisioning spending an enormous $3.5 trillion over the coming decade, paving the way for their drive to pour federal resources into climate change, health care and family-service programs sought…

Weather

Day
Temp
Fri
52°
73°
Fri
73°/52°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.

Chance of Rain: 4%

Sunrise: 06:15:31 AM

Sunset: 08:40:18 PM

Humidity: 65%

Wind: NNW @ 12mph

UV Index: 9 Very High

Friday Night

Some clouds. Low 52F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.

Sat
56°
77°
Sat
77°/56°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.

Chance of Rain: 7%

Sunrise: 06:16:28 AM

Sunset: 08:39:12 PM

Humidity: 60%

Wind: W @ 4mph

UV Index: 9 Very High

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 56F. Winds light and variable.

Sun
56°
74°
Sun
74°/56°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 50s.

Chance of Rain: 58%

Sunrise: 06:17:26 AM

Sunset: 08:38:06 PM

Humidity: 75%

Wind: WSW @ 9mph

UV Index: 8 Very High

Sunday Night

A few clouds from time to time. Low near 55F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Mon
54°
74°
Mon
74°/54°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 50s.

Chance of Rain: 22%

Sunrise: 06:18:24 AM

Sunset: 08:36:57 PM

Humidity: 67%

Wind: N @ 6mph

UV Index: 9 Very High

Monday Night

Mostly clear skies. Low 54F. Winds light and variable.

Tue
56°
77°
Tue
77°/56°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.

Chance of Rain: 7%

Sunrise: 06:19:23 AM

Sunset: 08:35:48 PM

Humidity: 59%

Wind: NE @ 6mph

UV Index: 9 Very High

Tuesday Night

Partly cloudy. Low 56F. Winds light and variable.

Wed
59°
79°
Wed
79°/59°
Partly cloudy, chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 50s.

Chance of Rain: 33%

Sunrise: 06:20:22 AM

Sunset: 08:34:37 PM

Humidity: 66%

Wind: NE @ 5mph

UV Index: 9 Very High

Wednesday Night

A few clouds. Low 59F. Winds light and variable.

Thu
61°
81°
Thu
81°/61°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.

Chance of Rain: 20%

Sunrise: 06:21:21 AM

Sunset: 08:33:24 PM

Humidity: 66%

Wind: E @ 5mph

UV Index: 9 Very High

Thursday Night

Partly cloudy. Low 61F. Winds light and variable.

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