List by Author: Sarah Harnisch

NY is flexing the strength of its new law to reign in prices of pharmaceuticals

06.27.18 | Sarah Harnisch

The drug Orkambi, just the second the address the underlying cause of the genetic disease cystic fibrosis, costs a staggering $272,000 a year. Now, in a case that's being closely watched across the country, New York state health officials have...

PA's water supply is holding up against Marcellus shale gas drilling

06.19.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Energy companies have drilled more than 11,000 wells since arriving in 2008, making Pennsylvania the nation’s no. 2 gas-producing state, after Texas. Yale University looked at groundwater chemistry and did not find elevated levels of...

Gov. Cuomo among those weighing in on the policy of separating families at the border

06.19.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Governor Cuomo made his message clear and will not send National Guard troops to the New York border in light of President Trump's policy of separating children from families caught illegally entering the U.S. Cuomo issued the statement: "New...

The price of health insurance may be going up in the Empire State

06.05.18 | Sarah Harnisch

New York's 14 private insurers are requesting an increase in rates because the individual mandate under the federal Affordable Care Act is being repealed. The state is receiving each company's proposal then will decide what the increases will...

The Philadelphia Eagles aren't welcome at the White House

06.05.18 | Sarah Harnisch

President Trump took back the invitation for the Super Bowl champions to celebrate with a White House ceremony. Trump said the Eagles disagree with his belief in standing for the National Anthem. The event was scheduled for today. Eagles...

Hall of Famer tees off at Jim Kelly Golf Tournament

06.05.18 | Sarah Harnisch

The 32nd annual Jim Kelly Celebrity Classic Golf Tournament teed off in Batavia Monday, and the Hall of Famer was there and in good spirits following his recovery from surgery to remove oral cancer in his jaw. All the money raised goes to the...

Big hospitals in PA worry they may face staffing shortages

05.14.18 | Sarah Harnisch

A delay in processing licenses for doctors-in-training is at the root of the concern. Eight weeks into the implementation of a new online system for licensing that was supposed to accelerate the process, only around 17% of the state's 9,600...

A Rochester mom recieved a new heart just in time for Mother's Day

05.14.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Roberta Watkins says she can really celebrate the joy of being a mom. Watkins was eight-years-old when she found out she had a genetic heart disorder. She had her first heart attack at 32. In January, she walked into Strong Memorial Hospital...

Primary Day is just 5 days away in Pennsylvania

05.11.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Michael Geer with the Pennsylvania Family Institute says turnout could be higher than in previous primaries. Geer says it's important for people of faith to get to the polls Tuesday, May 15th in Pennsylvania. Voter Guide  

Funeral services will be held Saturday for the most recent 'oldest living American'

05.11.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Delphine Gibson passed away this week at the age of 114 in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania. Born in 1903, with horses and buggies, she lived in the Keystone State for more than 90 years. Gibson attributed her longevity to her faith and her church family.

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