Police and barricades are seen at the Pennsylvania Capitol in preparation for possible protests on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. Brett Sholtis / WITF

Amid heavy police and military presence, few protesters show up in Harrisburg

By Brett Sholtis and Sam Dunklau

The state Capitol was on high alert after a report indicated armed groups were planning to gather at state capitols.

Outgoing CDC director warns of pandemic’s peak: ‘We’re about to be in the worst of it’

Even as the pandemic enters its deadliest stage yet, Redfield told NPR on Friday that the country is “about to be in the worst” months of the crisis.

By Mary Louise Kelly/NPR

State senator from Lebanon County dies from brain cancer at age 49

Sen. Dave Arnold took the oath of office last January to represent the 48th senatorial district, which covers all of Lebanon County and parts of Dauphin and York counties.

By Jan Murphy/PennLive

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The day after Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated, a class of Iowa third-graders sat down for a lesson in discrimination they would never forget.
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