Another week in Pennsylvania politics means another week of mask mandate and election audit discussions, but that’s not all that happened. In lighter news, the Center for Rural Pennsylvania held a public hearing on invasive species, including the spotted lanternfly, and how to manage these threats. Speaking of aggravating creatures, a nationwide survey found that Penn State’s Nittany Lion was voted among the worst mascots in college football.


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