LATEST HEADLINES

It may be the middle of April, but one more winter blast is in store for Centre County. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect from Noon today till 2 am tomorrow morning. Snow accumulations of 1- 5 inches.

President Biden says he’s ready to go to war-torn Ukraine but the White House insists it won’t happen. Still, the country’s president has invited him, nearly eight weeks after Russia invaded. Volodymyr Zelensky wants him to see the destruction and brutality up close.

A charity in Ukraine is picking up the pieces after being bombed by Russia over the weekend.  World Central Kitchen sets up in areas where food is desperately needed.  It’s founded by celebrity chef Jose Andres, who tweeted everyone is ready to set up shop in another location.

The clock is ticking to get those taxes filed.  This is the last day to submit returns either online, by mail or with a professional.  The IRS says about 30-percent of people wait until the final three weeks to file and about eleven-percent will ask for an extension.

Would-be Twitter owner Elon Musk and Twitter founder Jack Dorsey are putting pressure on the company’s board of directors to sell.  This comes after the board moved to shore up its defense against Musk’s hostile takeover bid.  He claims the board is out of touch.

Millions of people in the Northeast are preparing to get drenched.  New York is expected to be hit the hardest with up to half a foot of wet snow in some counties.  Forecasters warn that could caused trees to snap, leading to power outages and dangerous roads. 

Work Continues on 3 PennDOT Projects in Centre County. 

Multiple crews are on the scene of a dwelling fire and rescue at a Logan Hills Apartments building.

Centre County recorded 11 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, marking its smallest increase in six days, according to Pennsylvania Department of Health data. 

Sports

The Penn State softball team (25-16, 7-5 Big Ten) outlasted Indiana (23-12, 6-6 Big Ten) 8-6 in a slugfest at Nittany Lion Softball Park and Beard Field on Sunday afternoon. Penn State secured its second Big Ten series win of the season and improved to 13-3 at home in 2022.

 The 61st-ranked Penn State women’s tennis team (10-11, 4-5 B1G) fell 4-2 on the road to No. 62 Minnesota (15-9, 3-6 B1G) on Sunday afternoon. 

NBA Playoffs – The 76ers try to go 2 games up against Toronto tonight at home.

NHL – Buffalo defeated the Flyers, 5-3

MLB – The Pirates defeated the Nationals, 5-3. The Marlins over the Phillies, 11-3.