List by Author: Terry Diener

PennDOT Releases Video to Educate Motorists

11.07.14 | Terry Diener

As PennDOT shifts its operations from construction to winter maintenance, the department Thursday urged motorists to join in preparing for the season and announced a new video to educate the public on PennDOT operations and safe winter driving. The ...

New Details in Frein Case

11.06.14 | Terry Diener

Court documents released Wednesday say the survivalist marksman charged in a deadly ambush on a Pennsylvania state police barracks stowed guns including a Chinese-made sniper rifle and other gear in an abandoned airplane hangar near where he was ...

PA Senator Sueing Gov Tom Corbett

11.06.14 | Terry Diener

Pennsylvania Senate leaders of both parties are suing Gov. Tom Corbett over his vetoes of spending bills as the state budget was enacted this summer. The lawsuit argues that the Republican governor did not follow rules for providing public notice ...

PA Republicans Win Several State Races

11.05.14 | Terry Diener

Pennsylvania Republicans are expanding their margins with wins in critical legislative races, taking open seats and sending some House and Senate Democratic incumbents down in defeat. Incomplete results from yesterday's election show Republicans ...

PA Elects Tom Wolf For Governor

11.05.14 | Terry Diener

Businessman Tom Wolf has been elected governor after spending $10 million of his own money on a powerful TV ad campaign that helped send Governor Tom Corbett to a historic defeat. With yesterday's victory, the Democrat will be Pennsylvania's 47th ...

PA Legislators to Get Penalties in Email Scandal

11.04.14 | Terry Diener

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane's office this week intends to outline disciplinary actions taken against current employees who might have sent or received sexually explicit emails from 2008 to 2012, but Kane won't release names of ...

Obama Stumps for PA Gubernatorial Candiate Tom Wolf

11.03.14 | Terry Diener

President Barack Obama and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie were in Pennsylvania Sunday trying to influence the state's rave for governor. Obama appeared on Temple University's campus with Democrat Tom Wolf in the evening. Meanwhile, Republican ...

Philadelphia company to Build Three Natural Gas-Powered Electrical Plants

11.03.14 | Terry Diener

The (Williamsport) Sun-Gazette reports that construction on the Natural Gas-fired Electric plant in Bradford County and two plants in Tioga County could begin as early as next year. Officials said each plant will cost about $20 million. IMG ...

PA Sees Dwindling Absentee Ballots Before Election

10.31.14 | Terry Diener

The low numbers aren't a good sign for campaigns hoping for a high voter turnout November 4th in Pennsylvania. Voters have until October 31st to return absentee ballots, and members of the military have to mail them by November 3rd. Statewide, ...

PA Governor to Fill Two Supreme Court Seats

10.30.14 | Terry Diener

Pennsylvania Senate leaders say a potential deal is in the wind for the next governor, whether it's Republican Gov. Tom Corbett or Democratic nominee Tom Wolf, to nominate a Republican and a Democrat to fill two Supreme Court seats until voters ...

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