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Pa. county GOP committee condemns fellow lawmakers for supporting Democrat for House Speaker

The resolution says the vote is a betrayal of Republican voters and makes the party look weak.

By Rachel McDevitt


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Immigrant detention center in Berks County will close

For more than a decade, the center had been one of three places where U.S. immigration enforcement would detain families with children.

By Staff and Gabriela Martínez


Wilson School District censures board member over comments deemed racist, transphobic

Wilson School District’s board of directors voted unanimously Monday to censure fellow member Mike Martin, saying he made racist and transphobic remarks at recent meetings.

By Gabriela Martínez

Updated: November 2, 2022 | 4:00 pm

Community groups, voters respond to Berks County sheriff deputies at ballot dropoff boxes

With a new issue at hand, county leaders say they are being careful to serve the needs of voters and to do better than previous elections.

By Anthony Orozco

Alan Byerly, a Berks County man, sentenced to prison for attacking a journalist during January 6th Capitol attack

A Pennsylvania man was sentenced on Friday to nearly three years in prison for assaulting an Associated Press photographer and attacking police officers with a stun gun during the U.S. Capitol riot.

By The Associated Press
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