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Pitching Shines in Sweep of Salem

 Shippensburg’s baseball team won a trio of games this past weekend in West Virginia, earning a sweep of the Salem Tigers to move their record to 4-2 

Hurricane Fiona tears through Puerto Rico, rips Eastern Canada

Hurricane Fiona has caused major damage to the U.S. Territory of Puerto Rico, leaving many without power and water access days after passing through. Fiona moved slowly toward Puerto Rico but was only a Category 1 hurricane when it touched down last Sunday. Different parts of the island received anywhere from 6 to 30 inches of rain, with the southern part receiving the most rain. The rain also caused flooding in rivers across the island, with the Arecibo River rising 13 feet in one hour. The rises led to flash flooding and mudslides in certain areas with some regions measuring 25 inches of rain by Monday morning.