List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Deadly Crash in Bradford County

05.25.17 | Bob Price

One man is dead after a crash in Bradford County. State police say David Estelle from Rome was killed when a pickup slammed head-on into his car on Route 187 near Rome Wednesday night. A passenger was badly hurt. Troopers say the pickup driver...

Three Mile Island’s future in jeopardy after failing to sell power

05.25.17 | Bob Price

Exelon Corporation says the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant is at risk of early retirement because it again failed to sell its electricity at a key power auction. TMI did not clear in the latest PJM Interconnection capacity auction for the...

Real ID close to coming to a PennDot near you

05.24.17 | Bob Price

Pennsylvanians soon should be free to continue moving about the country.  The legislature is poised to send a bill to Gov. Wolf as early as Wednesday that would allow the state to issue driver's licenses that meet security standards...

Pennsylvania to Receive Nearly Half a Million Dollar Settlement Following Target Data Breach

05.24.17 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania has joined 46 states in an $18.5 million settlement with Target Corporation following a major data breach in 2013. According to Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, the commonwealth will receive $469,000 as a result of the...

Pa Health Secretary Karen Murphy leaving for job in private sector

05.23.17 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Department of Health Secretary Karen Murphy is leaving the Wolf administration for a position in the private sector.  Governor Wolf thanked Secretary Murphy for her work to battle the heroin and opioid epidemic, implement the...

Bloomsburg University Names New President

05.23.17 | Bob Price

Bloomsburg University had a lot to celebrate. The school named its 19th president and students are excited for the new leadership. Eight months after Bloomsburg University President David Soltz announced his retirement, the school introduced Dr...

Pa Rep. Mike Kelly won't run for governor, but might go for Senate

05.22.17 | Bob Price

U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Butler, has ruled out a run for governor but said he is “thoroughly considering” a campaign for U.S. Senate. Gov. Tom Wolf and U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, both Democrats, are up for re-election next...

Pence's Grove City commencement appearance cheered, protested

05.22.17 | Bob Price

Vice President Mike Pence told Grove City College's 606 graduates Saturday that they have a responsibility to become leaders when they leave the conservative Christian school. Criticism will come with the territory, he said. “You hold...

PA's public utility commission has just put the pause button on a rate hike request of nearly 16.5% for Pennsylania American Water customers

05.19.17 | Sarah Harnisch

The company provides drinking water to more than two million state residents. American Water says it needs the extra revenue to do infrastructure repairs.

A law firm is backing a group of Allentown teens who've been banned from forming a Pro-life club at school

05.19.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Attorneys with the Thomas More Society have sent a letter Parkland High School administrators saying the school's denial to allow the student group is unconstitutional and needs to be reversed.A school official told the girls, the club was "too...

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