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Friday, Nov. 3

Red borders denote environmental justice areas. (Source: DEP | Spotlight PA)

• LG Health posts $16.3 net operating loss: CEO John Herman attributed the 2022-23 results to a mix of inflation, labor expenses, more Medicaid patients and a shift to more outpatients. (Source: LNP)

• Pa. updates definition of ‘environmental justice area’: The new definition uses 32 indicators. The Department of Environmental Protection says will lead to better focus on high-priority regions. (Source: Spotlight PA)

• Lancaster police unveil agility course: Applicants must complete the course as part of their screening. (Source: WGAL)

• Children & youth advocates decry staffing turnover: Many agencies have too many caseworkers with just one or two years of experience, adversely affecting quality of service, they said. (Source: CBS 21)

• Gov. Shapiro announces health agreement with gas driller: CNX will implement wider setbacks and air monitoring at wells. Shapiro said state fracking regulations will be tightened, too. (Source: StateImpact PA)

• Nation/world: Blinken meets with Netanyahu. (Source: UPI) Bankman-Fried found guilty of fraud. (Source: CNN) U.S. adds 150,000 jobs in October. (Source: CNBC) House passes aid bill for Israel offset by IRS budget cuts. (Source: USA Today) Trump sons deny familiarity with financial statements in fraud case. (Source: CBS News) Former Memphis officer pleads guilty in fatal Tyre Nichols beating. (Source: NPR)