List by Author: Sarah Harnisch

Thousands of Penn State students are headed to the "Big 10" game in Indianapolis

12.02.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The Nittany Lions take on the Wisconsin Badgers for the Big 10 Championship game. Those in "Happy Valley" hope a win tomorrow night propels them into the National Championship Playoffs.The Nittany Lions are the seventh ranked team in the...

Former PA attorney general Kathleen Kane will not be impeached

12.02.16 | Sarah Harnisch

She's already out of a job, but it looks like Kane's file won't read that she was impeached.  A state house subcommittee that formed earlier this year to review her conduct in office issued a five-page report, saying subcommittee members...

Niagara falls is now sporting a $4 million makeover

12.02.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Officials unveiled a new LED lighting system that will illuminate the falls in different colors. The lights are positioned on the Canadian side of the board and shine over to the American side.   They are brighter, but use half the power.

Pennsylvania is being required to shorten the time between separation and divorce

12.02.16 | Sarah Harnisch

It's currently two years.  Under the new law, it will change to one year.  Specifically "no fault divorce,"where one spouse wants to leave, and the other does not. Divorcee Felicia Latsha says two years makes it especially hard on kids...

New York state will be cracking-down on telemarketers

12.02.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Governor Cuomo signed a bill into law that will require telemarketers to use accurate caller ID information. Until now you may have put your name on a "do not call list," but they weren't updating the list. Cuomo called it "unscrupulous...

The New York State Senate will remain in control of the GOP

11.09.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Democrats were hoping to take back the chamber. One local race of importance:  Elmira Republican Tom O'Mara is headed back to Albany.Democrats still control the Assembly and the governor's office in New York, but the state Senate will...

Schumer wins in NY's U.S. Senate race

11.09.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The Senate race between Democrat incumbent Chuck Schumer and Long Island Republican Wendy Long wasn't even close. Schumer is headed back to Washington.Schumer says he's "a luck man."  This year, he won the Senate race and his daughter got...

Just one step away until four new casinos open in upstate New York

10.31.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Casino regulators are poised to approve regulations for table games. They vote tomorrow. The rules must be adopted before the casinos can open. The first to open will be Tioga Downs in the Southern Tier. Pro-family groups say more casinos will...

Pumpkin patrol in New York

10.31.16 | Sarah Harnisch

You may see people standing atop bridges on the thruway across upstate New York today. It's because they have partnered with the state police To be on Pumpkin Patrol. They're making sure people don't toss pumpkins off bridges as a joke this...

A lawyer who sued former attorney general Kathleen Kane is getting his job back

10.28.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Attorney General Bruce Beemer, Kane's successor, has announced James Barker will rejoin the office November 2nd. Kane was sentenced to 10 months in jail Monday after being convicted of perjury and obstruction for leaking grand jury...

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