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News: Wednesday, August 19

(Source: One United Lancaster)

(Source: One United Lancaster)
(Source: One United Lancaster)

Headlines for Wednesday, August 19, 2020:

County prepares for mail-in voting: Officials are making space for about 30 temporary workers to process ballots and is buying an additional envelope opener and scanner. (Source: LNP)

Pa. attorney general sues Postal Service: The suit aims to block changes that have reduced capacity and slowed mail delivery ahead of the election. (Source: WITF)

State legislators examine school reopenings: The Pa. House and Senate education committees are both scheduled to meet. (Source: CBS 21)

National roundup: Democrats nominate Biden for president. (Source: Reuters) Senate report analyzes Russian meddling in 2016 election. (Source: ABC News) Colleges contend with coronavirus. (Source: AP) Postmaster General DeJoy suspends mail changes, will testify to Congress. (Source: Bloomberg) Wildfires raging in California. (Source: San Francisco Chronicle)