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Newtown officials say 'no more gifts'

Good morning, SWLA!

I'm Holly Carter in for Agnes DeRouen on this chilly Thursday. Here's a look at what's coming up on 7 News at Noon:

A Christmas Eve fire is causing major actions at PPG. The PHH production unit at the plant caught fire on Monday afternoon, sending one operator to the hospital. A force majeure has been issued by the company. We'll tell you what that means and what it will do to the plant.

Plus, Newtown, Connecticut town officials are asking the public to stop sending gifts in the wake of the tragic school shooting. They are "overwhelmed" with the amount of support.

And meteorologist Ben Terry will be in the Stormcenter updating us on when the chilly temperatures will be replaced with warmth.

Be sure to join us is just under an hour for 7 News at Noon! You can also watch us online at www.kplctv.com. Have a good day!

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