List by Author: Bob Price

There are fox fears in Schuylkill County, PA

08.18.17 | Bob Price

A rabid fox is on the loose. It's already taken a bite out of 8-year-old Keegan Schreck of Lost Creek. The attack left a v-shaped bruise on Keegan's leg. The Pennsylvania DEC has distributed fliers throughout Schuylkill County warning about...

A U.S. congresswoman is clashing with her likely opponent

08.17.17 | Bob Price

Utica Democrat Anthony Brindisi says Claudia Tenney has not done enough to secure much-needed infrastructure funding for the 22nd Congressional District in New York. But Congresswoman Tenney takes issue with the sharp rebuke from the Utica...

Demolition of the Schuylkill Mall will begin by the end of the year

08.17.17 | Bob Price

It's to make way for two industrial buildings capable of supporting more than 800 new jobs in Frackville.

Health scare in Buffalo

08.17.17 | Bob Price

Medical scopes used in colonoscopies for more than 500 veterans at the VA hospital were not properly sanitized. VA Medical Center Buffalo is offering free screenings to 526 vets who had colonoscopies at the hospital.  They say the risk of...

The 8-month baby discarded in Elmira, NY has been released from the hospital

08.16.17 | Bob Price

Little baby Sabrina was wrapped in plastic and exposed to the elements for three days before being rescued last week. She's now in the care of a foster family. Police say Sabrina was just 30 minutes from death at the time she was rescued.

A state lawmaker in PA has pled guilty to his role in an illegal gambling ring

08.16.17 | Bob Price

Democrat Marc Gergely represents the 35th district in eastern Allegheny County. He's admitted to accepting illegal campaign contributions. Sentencing is set for November.

A national group says NY and PA are home to dozens of hate groups

08.16.17 | Bob Price

The left-of-center Southern Poverty Law Center adds that the number of hate groups nationwide has surged to nearly 1,000. The state with the most hate groups is California, followed by Florida, Texas, New York is fourth and Pennsylvania is...

The Wolf administration is making available $4 million to combat the opioid epidemic in PA

08.16.17 | Bob Price

Physician general Dr. Rachel Levine says the opiod epidemic is the biggest ever in Pennsylvania and the nation. Jennifer Smith runs the commonwealths' drug recovery program. She says 13 people died every day in 2016 to opiods. The funds made...

A Niagara Falls agency has hired a firm to study the black discharge

08.15.17 | Bob Price

The Niagara Falls Water Board has retained the services of a Los Angeles-based company to analyze the contents of the ink-like sludge. State officials are still investigating what led to the accident. Niagara County lawmakers are seeking a...

45,000 people have flocked to Rock Springs, PA for Penn State Ag Progress Days

08.15.17 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Congressman Glenn Thompson says the event focuses on "innovation and technology that drives agriculture. Tomorrow, the congressman will be there to meet with local dairy farmers, many of whom are struggling to stay in business. Ag...

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