List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Gas prices falling, but disparities remain

09.01.15 | Bob Price

By the looks of it, drivers in the Rochester area could pay the lowest Labor Day gas prices in more than a decade. According to AAA, the national average for a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline on Monday was $2.47 per gallon, down 18 cents from ...

Pa. Ending Second Month With No Budget In Sight

09.01.15 | Bob Price

Today marks the end of Pennsylvania’s second full month without a budget, and no end to the stalemate in sight. On Tuesday, state House majority Republicans – for lack of Democratic votes – tried and failed on a piecemeal basis ...

Pa. Ending Second Month With No Budget In Sight

08.31.15 | Bob Price

Today marks the end of Pennsylvania’s second full month without a budget, and no end to the stalemate in sight. On Tuesday, state House majority Republicans – for lack of Democratic votes – tried and failed on a piecemeal basis ...

Japan tops Red Land 18-11 for Little League World Series title

08.31.15 | Bob Price

Japan defeated Red Land 18-11 in what will go down as a record slugfest for the Little League World Series title. The teams combined for 30 hits and seven home runs to shatter offensive records. After dropping two runs in the top of the ...

Racist Message Left on Door of Bucknell Professor

08.28.15 | Bill Price

The president of Bucknell University is urging students and staffers to do some soul-searching after someone left a racist message on a professor’s classroom door. This is the second racial incident on campus in the past six ...

Budget Talks Continue in Harrisburg

08.28.15 | Bill Price

Gov. Tom Wolf Thursday said he is likely to have an answer next week for legislative Republican leadership with regard to their offer of $400 million for basic education funding in exchange for the governor’s agreement on a defined ...

You Can Now Register Online To Vote In PA

08.27.15 | Sarah Harnisch

Pennsylvanians will now be able to register online to vote. Officials told The Associated Press that Governor Tom Wolf’s administration will launch the system today, making Pennsylvania the 23rd state to offer Internet-based registration. ...

PA AG Kathleen Kane Speaks About The Criminal Case Against Her

08.27.15 | Sarah Harnisch

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane blames two former state prosecutors for the criminal case against her, saying they "corruptly manufactured" the investigation to cover up the fact that they had viewed pornography on state computers. ...

PA Seeking Approval To Increase Hunting License Fees For First Time In 16 Years

08.26.15 | Sarah Harnisch

The Pennsylvania Game Commission is seeking approval for what would be the first increase in hunting license fees in 16 years. The plan unveiled Tuesday would boost the cost of an adult resident hunting license by $20 over five years. The ...

PA Republicans Vote In Favor Of Historic Line By Line Veto of Governor's Budget

08.26.15 | Sarah Harnisch

The budget dance continued at the Capitol. Legislative leaders and several staffers filed in to a meeting room around 12:30. Governor Tom Wolf, flanked and trailed by several staffers, joined them behind closed doors. An hour later they emerged ...

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