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Thursday, Sept. 29

This image from online video shows Hurricane Ian’s landfall in Fort Myers, Florida. (Source: Loni Architects)

• Pa. organizations sending aid to Florida after Ian: A state task force is on the way, as are Shipley Energy crews, and Red Cross volunteers are on standby. (Source: WGAL

• F&M poll: Shapiro solidly ahead of Mastriano, Fetterman-Oz race narrows: Fetterman leads Oz by 3 percentage points, 45% to 42%, the poll says. (Source: WGAL) In the race for governor, Shapiro is outraising Mastriano 8 to 1. (Source: ABC 27) The Pa. State Troopers Association announced Wednesday it is endorsing Shapiro and Oz. (Source: Fox 43)

• Beer sales begin at Beaver Stadium this week: The Penn State trustees approved the sale of alcohol last week. (Source: Fox 43

• More than 2,500 apply for marijuana pardons: The deadline to apply is Friday. (Source: Capital-Star

• Nation/world: Hurricane Ian leaves 2.5 million without power. (Source: AP) Russia will annex four regions of Ukraine. (Source: CBS News) VP Harris visits South Korea. (Source: UPI) NATO accuses Russia of pipeline sabotage as Sweden finds fourth leak. (Source: BBC News) Rapper Coolio dies at 59. (Source: ABC News)