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PA Governor-Elect Tom Wolf Names Cabinet

01.06.15 |

He has chosen Dennis Davin as secretary of the Department of Community and Economic Development and Eileen McNulty as secretary of the Department of Revenue. Davin, currently the director of Allegheny County Economic Development, helped lead ...

PA Judge Determines Frein Fit for Trial

01.06.15 |

Prosecutors on Monday presented chilling surveillance video that they say shows two troopers being gunned down by Eric Frein outside a state police barracks in September. Prosecutors aired the videos for Pike County District Judge Shannon Muir as ...

PA Farm Show in Harrisburg Next Weekend

01.05.15 |

This year marks the 99th year the event will display the best in Pennsylvania agriculture at the Pennsylvania Farms Show Complex. The official Farm Show does not begin until 8 a.m. Saturday. But once again this year, the food court — a ...

Accused Killer Eric Frein to Appear in PA Court Today

01.05.15 |

More than two months after he was apprehended, accused cop-killer Eric Frein is expected to make his first court appearance (today) Monday. 21 year old Frein of Monroe County, is scheduled for a preliminary hearing at the Pike County Courthouse. ...

Drivers In PA To Pay More To Use The Turnpike

01.02.15 | Sarah Harnisch

 For the seventh straight year, drivers will pay more in the new year to ride on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Tolls are increasing by five percent for all customers, whether paying with cash or EZ Pass.  The hike will take effect this ...

PA Passes Slew of Laws In Response To Jerry Sandusky Scandal

01.02.15 | Sarah Harnisch

A slew of bills developed in response to the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal at Penn State University went into effect this week, changing the way abuse is reported and managed in Pennsylvania.  Dr. Rachel Berger, a pediatrician at ...