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Local news

Gov Abbott calls for moment of silence to honor victims of Santa Fe High School shooting

(AUSTIN, TX) - Governor Greg Abbott has issued a statewide call for Texans to take part in a moment of silence at 10:00 a.m. Monday to honor the memory of the victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting.  Read more

Farm bill reaction: 'We may be down, but we are not out'

A dispute over unrelated immigration legislation led several members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus to split with their GOP colleagues Friday and vote down a massive farm bill. Read more

Nine reported dead in Texas school shooting

SANTA FE, Texas – At least nine people were killed Friday morning when a gunman opened fire at Santa Fe High School.  Harris Count Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said one person, the alleged shooter, was in custody. Read more

Sports

Even as OTAs kick off, Packers still seek roster upgrades

Even with 90 players set to attend Monday’s first organized team activity practice of the offseason, the roster is in flux. Read more

Tennessee Titans pay tribute to Billy Cannon: 'Our franchise has lost one of its first stars'

Before they were the Tennessee Titans, they were the Houston Oilers.  Read more

LSU wins Baton Rouge Regional

For the fourth-straight year, the LSU softball team advances to the Super Regional in the NCAA Tournament with a 3-1 win over UL-Lafayette on Sunday afternoon in Tiger Park. Read more

State

Pew research report ranks Pennsylvania last among 50 states for its rainy day fund

According to a recently updated Pew Charitable Trusts Research report, Pennsylvania ranks last among 50 states for its rainy day fund. Read more

Vote on the next question you want LancasterOnline to answer for We the People

It's time to cast your vote on the next story you want LancasterOnline to cover. Read more

Lost in Committee: A look at the effectiveness of local lawmakers

Pennsylvania has the largest full-time Legislature in the United States. The Pennsylvania General Assembly is made up of 203 representatives and 50 senators. Read more

Nation

Gov Abbott calls for moment of silence to honor victims of Santa Fe High School shooting

(AUSTIN, TX) - Governor Greg Abbott has issued a statewide call for Texans to take part in a moment of silence at 10:00 a.m. Monday to honor the memory of the victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting.  Read more

Farm bill reaction: 'We may be down, but we are not out'

A dispute over unrelated immigration legislation led several members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus to split with their GOP colleagues Friday and vote down a massive farm bill. Read more

Nine reported dead in Texas school shooting

SANTA FE, Texas – At least nine people were killed Friday morning when a gunman opened fire at Santa Fe High School.  Harris Count Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said one person, the alleged shooter, was in custody. Read more

Lifestyle

Tioga County Easter events

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The Art of Angling: Muskies remain a challenge on ice

M ost of my ice fishing adventures revolve around panfish. Sure, I’ll catch the occasional bass, trout or pickerel, but I focus most my eff… Read more

Weekly Hiking Series: Most hikers’ average less than 3-4 mph

I don’t have a lot of complaints when evaluating the hiking community, but I’ve been turned off by some of the emails I receive from “Meet … Read more

Opinion

Bishtoon

Historic investments in nutrition assistance will change lives

W hen my wife, Penny, and I were just starting out in the early 1980s, like many young couples, we struggled to make ends meet. Read more

Agency committed to ending local opioid abuse

D rug overdose deaths and opioid-involved deaths have been increasing in the United States. In 2016, more than 42,000 people died from an o… Read more

Obituaries

HARDING, BETTY M. (SHEEN)

Betty M. Joslyn Harding, 75, of Knoxville passed away at home on Thursday, May 17, 2018 with her family at her side. Born Dec. 14, 1942 in.… Read more

HENRY, GREGORY W. "GREGG"

Gregory W. "Gregg" Henry, 56, of Morris, died on Monday, May 14, 2018. He was born on March 13, 1962 in Wellsboro, a son of Catherine E. (B… Read more

MORRIS, ERNEST L.

Ernest L. Morris, 94, of Westfield, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Friends called Monday, May 21, from 6–8 p.m. at the… Read more

Weather Today

A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.

Today

73° 58°

A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.

Humidity:42%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:NE at 4 mph
Chance of Rain:0%
UV Index:8 Very High
Sunrise:05:44:07 AM
Sunset:08:27:49 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.Mon
0%73° 58°
Rain with a few rumbles of thunder. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 50s.Tue
100%69° 54°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 50s.Wed
10%73° 52°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.Thu
10%77° 54°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.Fri
10%79° 60°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Sat
20%83° 64°
Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.Sun
60%79° 60°