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Friday, Oct. 7

Students and staff participate in a career exploration day at Lancaster General Hospital on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022. (Source: Lancaster General Hospital)

• Ruling would grant access to mail-in ballots: The Office of Open Records said Wednesday that Mike Miller of Ephrata Township has the right to inspect original mailed-in ballots and envelopes. (Source: LNP)

• Lancaster General Hospital holds career days for high schoolers: Students from 15 school districts are participating. (Source: ABC 27)

• Manor Township fires police chief: Average Supervisors did not give a reason for terminating Todd Graeff’s employment. (Source: WGAL)

• Farmland Trust seeks to accelerate preservation efforts: The organization estimates 1,200 acres in Lancaster County are lost to development every year. (Source: LNP)

• Legal challenges stymie Pa. entrance into greenhouse gas partnership: Pennsylvania has missed three Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative auctions this year that could have brought in millions of dollars for the state, advocates said. (Source: Capital-Star)

• Nation/world: Payrolls increase by 263,000 in September, driving unemployment to 3.5%. (Source: CNBC) Biden warns of nuclear risk. (Source: NBC News) Herschel Walker continues to deny abortion claim. (Source: ABC News) Will Covid-19 surge again this fall? (Source: NPR) Human rights activists in Belarus, Russia, Ukraine share Nobel Peace Prize. (Source: UPI)