List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Doctors debate caution vs. medical need for medical marijuana in Pennsylvania

02.26.15 | Bob Price

To former Pennsylvania Medical Society president Bruce MacLeod, the oath physicians take to “do no harm” means proceeding with caution when it comes to legalizing medical marijuana in Pennsylvania. “History will judge us harshly ...

Business burns in Honesdale

02.25.15 | Bob Price

Crews are battling flames at a business in Wayne County. Calls came in just before 10 p.m. Tuesday night. Flames could be seen shooting from the roof of the building that houses George W. Kinsman Inc. on Main Street in Honesdale. There is no ...

Wolf admits 'poor word choice' in describing Pa's biggest economic challenge.

02.25.15 | Bob Price

Fresh off his trip to the National Governors Association meeting in Washington, D.C., where he declared Pennsylvania suffers from low self-esteem, Gov. Tom Wolf admits it was "probably a poor choice of words." In an impromptu news conference ...

"Paycheck protection" returns to Harrisburg

02.24.15 | Bob Price

The battle to end government collection of union dues is on again in Pennsylvania. The Senate State Government Committee on Monday voted 6-5 along mostly partisan lines to approve a proposed constitutional amendment that would ...

New Marijuana legislation in Pennsylvania

02.24.15 | Bob Price

A legislative effort to allow Pennsylvanians use of medical marijuana will soon be unveiled in the House, but the representative behind it said it will not look like the Medical Cannabis Act presented last month in the Senate. While he could not ...

Murder-Suicide Investigation in Pike County

02.23.15 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania State police and the coroner are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Pike County. Officials were called to a home near Milford before 9 p.m. on Sunday. According to state police, they’re investigating a murder-suicide ...

Woman found dead inside her car in Fayette County

02.23.15 | Bob Price

A woman was found dead from gunshot wounds inside her car Saturday morning. Mya Ann Grady, 37, of North Union Township, was found at the entrance to Lick Hollow Park, Fayette County state police said. A snow plow truck driver noticed her ...

More Bitter Cold ...Wind Chill Warning until early Tuesday

02.23.15 | Bob Price

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY...* LOCATIONS...MOST OF WESTERN NEW YORK...EXCEPT AREAS ALONG THE LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINE EAST OF NIAGARA COUNTY WHERE A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT.* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY ...

Welcome to Pa ....Southern Tier towns looking to cut NY ties

02.20.15 | Bob Price

The local economy is pushing one organization in Upstate New York to pose a question: Is it possible to secede to Pennsylvania? The Upstate New York Towns Association is researching this very topic. The group says a few factors pushing its ...

Why Car Batteries Won't Work in the Cold

02.20.15 | Bob Price

Especially this winter, there's been frustration for many a driver as cars just won't start. The battery is the big reason. "When the cold weather hits anything, just like you, the car doesn't like to start, the battery doesn't like really cold ...

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