List by Author: Bob Price

New medical marijuana legislation in PA House

06.25.15 | Bob Price

State Rep. Ron Marsico said Wednesday he will introduce a bill to legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania. The Dauphin County Republican hopes the bill will be assigned to the House judiciary committee, which he heads. That could open a path to ...

Negotiations over taxing Pennsylvania gas drillers break down

06.25.15 | Bob Price

Governor Tom Wolf wants to tax Pennsylvania's natural gas drillers and have that money go to education. Republicans don't. Wednesday's negotiation session didn't bring the two sides any closer. Members of Wolf's Cabinet met with Democratic and ...

Firefighters pull 2 teens from river in central New York

06.25.15 | Bob Price

Two teens have been rescued after they were swept away by a strong current in a central New York river. The Citizen of Auburn reports it happened around 2 p.m. Wednesday when the girls went swimming in the Owasco River. Authorities say the girls ...

Arraignment Set for Guard Accused of Helping Prisoners Escape

06.25.15 | Bob Price

A maximum-security prison guard who delivered frozen meat with tools hidden inside to two inmates before they escaped will be arraigned on charges of promoting prison contraband and other offenses. But a lawyer for correction officer Gene Palmer ...

Elmira Police Officer Suspended

06.19.15 | Bob Price

Our newspaper partner, The Leader, reports an Elmira City Police Officer has been suspended after allegedly assaulting a woman in Corning. Thursday afternoon Corning Police sent out a news release saying 34-year old Bryan Townsend of Elmira was ...

NCAA again defends handling of Sandusky

06.19.15 | Bob Price

College sports' governing body has again defended its decision to penalize Pennsylvania State University after the Jerry Sandusky sex-abuse scandal. Sandusky's abuse of children "fell squarely within" its authority, the NCAA contended in a ...

Troopers come up empty on escaped prisoner lead

06.19.15 | Bob Price

Acting on a lead, New York State Police entered a home on Grover Cleveland Highway in Amherst Thursday night searching for escaped prisoners David Sweat and Richard Matt. The search came up empty, however. A spokesperson told 2 On Your Side police ...

Prosecutor's agents descend on Attorney General Kathleen Kane's offices in Harrisburg

06.19.15 | Bob Price

Agents from the Montgomery County District Attorney's office visited Attorney General Kathleen Kane's office in Harrisburg's Strawberry Square complex Thursday. Their presence was confirmed to PennLive by Kane's spokesman, Chuck Ardo, though he ...

Students raise over $3K for Tarbox family

06.18.15 | Bob Price

Fifth-grade students at Susquehanna Valley's Brookside Elementary School decided to do something different with the funds they normally raise to cover their graduation costs — help out a fellow student after a tragic fire. The fifth-grade ...

Investigation continues after dismembered body found in Niagara Falls home

06.18.15 | Bob Price

Niagara Falls police are investigating the death of a woman whose dismembered body was found inside of a home. Police identified the victim as 46-year-old Terri Lynn Bills. She was a Niagara Falls resident. Police were called to the Willow Avenue ...

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