List by Author: Bob Price

State Police Warn about Fake PennDOT Fines Email

05.20.15 | Bob Price

State police say PennDOT is being used right now in a scam circulating the Internet. They said the subject line reads: “Action Required, Fine for Traffic Violations.” The notice says you were caught on a traffic camera going through a ...

Gaughan pulls away to victory

05.20.15 | Bob Price

Local attorney Kelly Gaughan pulled away to victory in the Republican Party primary race for district attorney over incumbent Ray Tonkin on Tuesday night, in a politically shocking outcome. Tonkin, who is in the middle of a high profile death ...

Police: 9-year-old boy killed while playing on Amish farm

05.20.15 | Bob Price

Police say a 9-year-old boy is dead after he was thrown from a metal cart on an Amish farm in upstate New York. Authorities say it happened Tuesday afternoon as the boy was playing on his family's farm in Orleans. He was rolling down a hill in a ...

Charter School CEO Admits to Overpaying Herself

05.20.15 | Bob Price

A former charter school chief financial officer pleads guilty to grand larceny. 44 year old Krista Schultz of Snyder admitted to conducting a payroll fraud scheme while at Oracle Charter School. Between March and October of 2013, prosecutors say ...

Wind energy muscled out of state market

05.19.15 | Bob Price

After a decade of growth, Pennsylvania's wind energy industry finds itself in the doldrums. No new wind farms have come online in more than a year, and no development is expected soon. Advocates say cheaper fossil fuels have muscled wind out of ...

Pa. bill calls for earlier presidential primary

05.19.15 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania’s presidential primary would be held a month earlier under a new bill pending in the General Assembly. Rep. Keith J. Greiner (R-Lancaster) said he introduced legislation Monday to change the presidential primary date from the ...

Fire burns Vestal church

05.19.15 | Bob Price

Vestal firefighters responded to a two-alarm fire at a church late Monday that neighbors said sent flames rising above the treetops. The alarm was raised about 10:30 p.m. for a fire at Grace Lutheran Church, 709 Main St. at the intersection with ...

School Budgets: Is Your District Spending More? Raising Taxes?

05.19.15 | Bob Price

As voters go to the polls across New York to decide on the fate of their school district's spending plans, there are only four districts in Erie County that have cut spending below last year's levels.    But not one of them has ...

Former candidate pleads guilty in S. Tier attack plot

05.18.15 | Bob Price

Robert Doggart, 63, who ran for Congress in Tennessee in 2014, has accepted a plea deal in federal court after an investigation discovered he was planning to attack a Muslim community in Hancock, Delaware County, court documents say. Doggart ...

Pa. rep, river advocates call on DEP to save the Susquehanna

05.18.15 | Bob Price

A state representative and advocates for the health of the Susquehanna River are calling on the Department of Environmental Protection to take immediate steps to begin a clean-up following the discovery of a cancerous fish. State Rep. Sue Helm ...

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