List by Author: Bob Price

The PA governor signs law to curb the opioid epidemic

11.03.16 | Bob Price

Governor Tom Wolf says there's still more to do "to address this public health crisis."Northern Tier Representative Matt Baker applauds the landmark legislation.  He says, "It allows for limits on prescription medication."The legislation...

Overcrowding is a big problem at the Broome County, NY jail

11.03.16 | Bob Price

But a new $5.5 million expansion effort should help. Currently, a number of inmates are being incarcerated outside the county and that costs taxpayers' money. Sheriff Dave Harder says with the changes, "we'll be able to bring our inmates back...

Voting irregularities to report in Pennsylvania

11.02.16 | Bob Price

State police are investigation a New Ringgold couple's voter registration records after their party affiliation was switched from Republican to Democrat without their knowledge.Troopers at the Frackville barracks say they are treating the case as...

A candidate in an Upstate New York Congressional race is calling for an investigation into one of her opponents

11.02.16 | Bob Price

Republican Claudia Tenney claims Democrat Kim Myers "misused" her power as a Broome County legislator to steer state money to Dick's Sporting Goods, a company the Myers family owns.Myers calls the charges "outlandish."Recently Dicks Sporting...

A New York judge will rule this week on selfies in the voting booth

11.02.16 | Bob Price

Three voters have challenged the ban on selfies, arguing it's their first amendment right to distribute so-called "ballot selfies" on social media. The state calls it a fad and argues for the ban. A lawyer for the plaintiffs says social media...

Pennsylvania officials are urging low-income residents to sign-up for energy help

11.02.16 | Bob Price

Secretary of Human Services Ted Dallas explains some home-owners are hesitant to ask for help.  He says the benefit is available if you are eligible.In addition to money for heating, LI-HEAP provides assistance for emergencies such as...

NY warns Canada over dairy regulations

11.01.16 | Bob Price

New York’s dairy industry could be facing a $50 million market loss if proposed provincial standards are enforced across Canada, state officials are warning. In a letter dated Oct. 25 to Justin Trudeau, the prime minister of Canada, Gov...

Preventing home break-ins

11.01.16 | Bob Price

With holiday shopping season on the way, we went to a local home security expert for tips on keeping burglars away from your home. Ken Jezioro has 40 years of experience in the security business both as the CEO of SHIELD Security Systems and a...

Man sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for killing toddler

11.01.16 | Bob Price

A man was sentenced Tuesday morning for killing a toddler back in 2014. Cory Favata, 26, was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison after he admitted to violently shaking, squeezing, beating and strangling 17-month-old Rileigh Daniels. Favata...

Police: Woman dies in 2-vehicle crash on Syracuse-area road

11.01.16 | Bob Price

Authorities say a woman has died after the car she was driving slammed head-on into a truck on a road outside Syracuse. The Onondaga County sheriff's office says the woman was driving in the town of Clay at around 10:40 p.m. Monday when she...

12...48495051525354555657 ... 9495