News Live 365: March 18th, 2021

If you are eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine, but have not yet received one, Butler Health System which operates in Butler, Clarion, and Forest Counties, has announced they are now offering vaccinations to all eligible people for group 1A regardless of residence. For more information or to schedule a vaccination visit butlerhealthsystem.org or call (814)297-7820. To check your eligibility for a vaccination visit the PA Department of Health’s Your Turn App or download the COVID Alert PA app.

 

Three Erie County teenagers have been arrested in connection to the robbery of another teenager in Cranesville.The three boys aged 15 to 17 are accused of stealing a hoodie and an Iphone from the victim after a confrontation at around 2:30 on Tuesday morning; an investigation is still underway.

 

Markie’s Law was passed by the Pennsylvania House of Representatives by a margin of 144 to 58 on Tuesday. Named for 8 year old Markie Mason of Lawrence county who was slain by a paroled inmate, Markie’s Law would add a mandatory two years to the earliest parole eligibility for anyone convicted of a felony while serving a prison sentence. Markies’ Law now goes to the Senate.