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United Way of Lancaster County


Tuesday, Aug. 8

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• Storm damage closes roads: Most of the downed trees and wires are in York County, but a handful of Lancaster County roads were closed as well. (Source: WGAL)

• DA investigating fatal police shooting: The officers who shot and killed Darron Shaw, 17, early Sunday morning have likely been placed on administrative leave. (Source: LNP)

• State police announce body cam rollout: The project began last month with the launch of a pilot program in Carlisle. (Source: Fox 43)

• Humane PA holding free pet adoption day on Saturday: The statewide promotion includes the organization’s Lancaster Center at 2195 Lincoln Highway East. (Source: ABC 27)

• City water customers asked to limit usage: The Susquehanna Water Treatment plant is operating at below normal capacity due to an electrical issue, the Lancaster Bureau of Water said. (Source: WGAL)

• Nation/world: Storms kill 2, leave 1.1 million without power on East Coast. (Source: AP) Biden to establish new National Monument at Grand Canyon, protecting tribal land. (Source: UPI) Ohioans vote on threshold for constitutional amendments, with abortion issue looming. (Source: CNN) Judge dismisses Trump’s countersuit against E. Jean Carroll. (Source: Politico) Judge halts Biden rule offering debt relief to students alleging colleges misled them. (Source: AP)