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Tuesday, Jan. 16

Cars navigate snow on West Lemon Street in Lancaster on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2024. (Photo: Tim Stuhldreher)

• Snow blankets region: Roads are slippery and speed limits have been reduced. (Source: ABC 27) For a list of closings and delays, click here (WGAL).

• Health inspection finds violations at Lancaster General Hospital: The hospital says it is fully cooperating with state health officials to remedy the issues. (Source: WGAL)

• Audits find problems at Clerk of Courts office: Newly elected Clerk Nicky Woods said the paperwork issues, which date to 2021 and 2022, are the fault of her predecessor, Mary Anater, and will be rectified. Anater said the situation was even worse before and she fixed as much as she had time for. (Source: LNP)

• Boy, 16, shot in Columbia: He was shot in the leg around noon Monday in the 100 block of North Front Street, police said. (Source: CBS 21)

• Millersville U. demolishes four houses: The buildings, previously used for office space, are no longer needed, the university said. (Source: ABC 27)

• Dozens attend ‘Stand With Israel’ event in Penn Square: The event was not a protest, but a prayer for peace, organizers said. (Source: LNP)

• Nation/world: Trump dominates Iowa caucuses. (Source: NBC News) Three migrants drown in area where Texas has blocked federal agents. (Source: CBS News) Houthis claim responsibility for attack on U.S. cargo ship. (Source: UPI) Supreme Court declines to intervene in transgender bathroom case. (Source: AP) Trump attends trial on damages in Carroll defamation. (Source: NBC News) 75th Emmys celebrate TV history. (Source: Variety)