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Details on: Medical Marijuana Sales Begin,Snow in the Forecast, and NJ Transit Ban?

Medical Marijuana Sales Begin in LV - It's a historic day for medical marijuana advocates in the Lehigh Valley.  Keystone Canna Remedies on Stefko Boulevard in Bethlehem has begun selling the drug to patients with medical marijuana cards.  The first person in line says he got there around 5am.  WFMZ's Bo Koltnow will have live reports on 69 News at 4 and 5.

Snow Expected this Weekend - Temperatures were expected top out in upper 50s today, but the weather is about to change.  A winter storm watch is in effect for Carbon, Monroe, Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Chester, Bucks, Montgomery Mercer, Hunterdon, Warren, and Sussex Counties from 7pm Saturday until 5am Sunday.  Much of the Lehigh Valley is expected to see about 3-6" of snow from the quick moving storm.  

Amtrak: NJ Transit Could be Banned between Trenton, NYC - Amtrak could prevent New Jersey Transit trains from using its tracks between Trenton and New York if the transit agency doesn't finish installing positive train control. Amtrak President and CEO Richard Anderson told a House subcommittee on Thursday Amtrak is worried passengers are being put at risk by delays in installing the technology that's designed to prevent crashes. New Jersey Transportation Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti says measures are being taken to meet the Dec. 31 deadline

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