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News: Tuesday, Oct. 13

Gisele Fetterman

Gisele Fetterman
Gisele Fetterman


Covid-19 case rates rise in central Pennsylvania: Weekly averages are up by 18% in Lancaster County, and by 72% in Lebanon County. (Source: LNP)

School District of Lancaster postpones return to in-person learning: Due to current Covid-19 case rates, students scheduled to return Oct. 19 are now tentatively scheduled to go back Oct. 26. (Source: SDL)

Racist outburst against Gisele Fetterman condemned: The wife of Lt. Gov. John Fetterman said she was "crying and shaken" when a shopper verbally attacked her. (Source: CNN)

National roundup: Day 2 of hearings under way on Barrett Supreme Court nomination. (Source: USA Today) J&J pauses Covid-19 vaccine trials due to illness. (Source: Reuters) Biden says he's 'not a fan' of court packing. (Source: NBC) California orders Republican Party to stop installing unauthorized ballot drop boxes. (Source: NPR)