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Another community organization puts support behind student involved in State High assault.

Centre County salary board approves raises for 911 dispatchers.

A long-discussed public action sports park in State College may at last come to fruition in 2022.

Centre County Is Looking for Community Feedback for Broadband Strategic Plan.

President Biden is warning any Americans to get out of Ukraine now as the threat of a Russian invasion looms. 

President Biden says it’s “probably premature” to end indoor mask mandates despite COVID cases falling. Seven states have made the call so far, all led by Democratic governors. The President told NBC News he believes in following the science and CDC recommendations.

The House Oversight Committee is investigating former President Trump’s removal of boxes of records when he left office.

FDA Committee Meets Tuesday On COVID Vaccine For Younger Kids.

The nation is on alert for a possible trucker protest that could block roads in big cities.  Homeland Security is warning it may start this weekend in Los Angeles, disrupting the Super Bowl.  It seems the plan is for a convoy of trucks to travel to D.C. over COVID mandates.

Virginia’s deputy attorney general is stepping down over Facebook posts from last year.  They recently resurfaced showing Monique Miles praising Capitol rioters the day they stormed the building.  She called them “patriots” but claims her comments were taken out of context. 

It’s the end of the line for a Missouri bill known to critics as the “Make Murder Legal Act.”  It would have expanded the right to shoot and kill someone in self-defense.  A Senate committee voted it down yesterday. 

New details are out on an Olympic controversy surrounding a Russian figure skater.  Officials confirm the 15-year-old tested positive for a banned drug on Christmas.  But it wasn’t discovered until Tuesday, after she made history in the team event.

Sports

The Penn State track & field team heads on the road To Nashville for the Music City Challenge on Friday and Saturday. 

No. 4 Penn State Men’s Volleyball Visits Harvard and Sacred Heart tonight and tomorrow.

NHL – The Penguins shutout Ottawa, 2-0.

Aaron Rodgers edges out Tom Brady for NFL MVP.