List by Category: Pennsylvania News

PA Anglers Take to the Streams

04.14.14 | FL News Team

After a long, cold and snowy winter, Pennsylvania anglers were in their favorite fishing holes Saturday for the statewide opening of trout season. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission stocked lakes and streams with 3.2 million adult brook, ...

Franklin Regional High School to Resume Classes Post Stabbing

04.14.14 | FL News Team

 The high school where 21 students and a security guards were injured in a stabbing rampage last week will resume classes Wednesday, one week after the attacks. Franklin Regional School District announced the reopening plans on its website ...

More Autonomy for PA's State Schools

04.11.14 | Terry Diener

The board of governors for Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities Thursday gave member schools greater autonomy to create minors and certificate programs and approved additional tuition price flexibility experiments. The board also voted to ...

Bill for Landowner's Rights Approved in PA Senate

04.11.14 | Terry Diener

Over 20 Injured in Murraysville Stabbing

04.10.14 | FL News Team

One adult and 21 students were stabbed at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville Wednesday morning.  Two other students were injured in the incident, officials said.Police said Alex Hribal, 16, ran through the school, slashing or ...

Northampton County Parents Sueing School Over Son's Valentine's Card

04.10.14 | FL News Team

A couple is taking on the Nazareth Area School District in Northampton County over a dispute about their first-grader's Valentine's Day cards. "It's really impacted him personally," said Matt Sharp, an attorney who is representing Donald and Ellen ...

Paterno Estate Fights Records Subpoena

04.09.14 | FL News Team

Joe Paterno's estate, in a new court filing seeking access to records that may go to the heart of its fight to overturn PCAA sanctions against Penn State, argues the university can't be allowed to selectively share its Freeh report files on the ...

PENNDOT Reports Low Number of Highway Deaths

04.09.14 | Sarah Harnisch

          Pennsylvania recorded the lowest number of highway deaths ever last year.  Penn-dot says just over 12-hundred people were killed on highways in the Commonwealth.  That's the lowest ...

Two Democratic Gov Candidates in PA Get Top Ratings from Anti-Gun Group

04.08.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Gun control advocacy group CeaseFire Pennsylvania has given two gubernatorial candidates 100 percent rating on their gun control stances. Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz, and Katie McGinty, an attorney and former Environmental Protection Secretary, ...

PA Governor Signs Child Abuse Laws

04.08.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Progress is being made in the effort to protect children in Pennsylvania from abuse. On Monday, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law three bills that will result in funding for training, child advocacy centers and a new statewide database. There ...

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