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Editor’s Selections Friday In The Post

Americans want to pay less for medications, and expect the government to do something about it, according to the results of a new poll (see below)

SANATOGA PA – Sadly, The Post can’t be everywhere at once.

It’s impossible to give all local newsworthy activities sufficient coverage, and as actor Clint Eastwood once famously said in his movie role as detective “Dirty” Harry Callahan, “A man’s GOT to know his limitations.”

We don’t want you to miss a thing, however. So below find a list of editor’s selections: links to stories we think you’ll consider interesting today, along with their sources and dates they were published.

Lidl wants to open one of first U.S. stores in West Pottsgrove
Reading Eagle (Aug. 21, 2015)
A major European grocery chain may be opening one of its first American stores in West Pottsgrove Township.

One injured in Pottstown crash
Pottstown Mercury (Aug. 20, 2015)
One person was taken to the hospital after an accident Thursday afternoon in Pottstown.

Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas opens website for Kane case
Norristown Times Herald (Aug. 20, 2015)
For the high profile-case against PA Attorney General Kathleen Kane, the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas has set up a public website where court documents will be posted.

Poll: Majority in US wants gov’t to curb prescription costs
The Associated Press (Aug. 20, 2015)
Move over, “Obamacare.” A new poll finds Americans worried about medication costs and broadly supporting government action to curb drug prescription prices.

Royersford bank robber headed to state prison
Norristown Times Herald (Aug. 20, 2015)
A 59-year-old Royersford man with no prior criminal history is headed to state prison for robbing a borough bank, conduct a judge found “confounding.”

Joe Sixpack: Phoenixville’s new brewpub, big party
Philadelphia Daily News (Aug. 20, 2015)
Anyone who thinks Philadelphia’s beer scene ends at the Schuylkill River needs to take Regional Rail to Norristown, hop onto the Rt. 99 bus for an hour or so, get off in Phoenixville, curse SEPTA and start walking.

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