List by Author: Abby Lutcher

Johnstown Crime & Violence Commission Issues Final Report

07.05.13 | Abby Lutcher

Johnstown city leaders, police and concerned residents have been working since January to find ways to curb neighborhood crime. And on Wednesday, after a series of meetings, the Johnstown Crime & Violence Commission released its findings.

Recommendations to Hire More Officers

07.05.13 | Abby Lutcher

The Johnstown Crime and Violence Commission released its findings Wednesday morning after six months of meetings to curb crime in the neighborhood.

BAE Improving Flights

07.05.13 | Abby Lutcher

BAE Systems is continuing a long time relationship with the Boeing company to create a new part on a brand new plane hitting the skies.

Higher Student Loans in Place

07.05.13 | Abby Lutcher

Interest rates for some student loans have doubled in the past week. Because Congress failed to hash out a solution, the interest rate for federal subsidized Stafford loans now stands at 6.8 percent.

Court Rejects SAFE Act Challenge

07.04.13 | Abby Lutcher

Wednesday, a New York State Appellate Court rejected a challenge to the New York SAFE Act, the state's controversial gun control law, adopted by the Governor and legislature earlier this year.

Lebanon County Commissioner Announces Run For Governor

07.04.13 | Abby Lutcher

A Lebanon County commissioner plans to run for governor, joining a crowded field of Democrats who plan to seek the nomination and challenge Republican Gov. Tom Corbett next year.

Rain Causes Problems for Local Farmers

07.04.13 | Abby Lutcher

The recent amount of heavy rain in the area is causing some difficulties for farmers in the region.

What Fireworks are Allowed and Not Allowed

07.04.13 | Abby Lutcher

ALL FIREWORKS HAVE BEEN BANNED IN NEW YORK SINCE 1940. IN 1997, THE DEFINITION WAS EXPANDED TO INCLUDE ROMAN CANDLES AND SPARKLERS. NEW YORK IS ONE OF JUST 4 STATES IN THE NATION-- THAT OUTLAW ALL PERSONAL USE. IN PENNSYLVANIA-- YOU NEED A PERMIT, ...

Gas Royalty Owners Say New Legislation Would Weaken Negotiating Rights

07.03.13 | Abby Lutcher

Oil and gas royalty owners and an environmental group in Pennsylvania both agree that legislation awaiting Gov. Tom' Corbett's signature seriously weakens negotiating rights for some landowners.

More Surgery Planned for Murnaghan

07.03.13 | Abby Lutcher

A 10-year-old girl who got adult lungs after her parents sued to change national transplant rules is set for more surgery to repair her diaphragm.

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