The State Department of Health announced another 1,029 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, including 30 additional cases across the Valley. The largest increase locally is in Northumberland County, where there are 13 new cases and three additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus.

SUNBURY — The Greater Susquehanna Valley YMCA is preparing for the 17th Annual Coat Drive at the Sunbury YMCA on Nov. 9, 10 and 11. Last year’s coat drive provided over 1,000 coats with more than 60 percent of those coats for children.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Some Pennsylvania school districts are letting more fans in the stands after a federal judge’s ruling that tossed statewide pandemic limits on crowd size, although legislative Republicans on Wednesday lost an effort to enshrine local control of school sports into law.

The average price for gasoline across the Susquehanna Valley is a penny lower this week at $2.48 per gallon, according to an AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report released Monday.

LEWISBURG — The Lewisburg Children’s Museum received a $25,000 grant through Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 Cultural and Museum Preservation Grant Program.

An online public forum is set for next month with the Buffalo Valley Regional Police Department allowing citizens and officials to discuss policies including use of force along with officer training and statistics.