List by Category: Pennsylvania News

A patient and two workers were hurt last night after a fire broke out at Williamsport Regional Medical Center

07.26.17 | Bob Price

Flames were reported in a patient room on the sixth floor. The patient had to be flown to a hospital in the Lehigh Valley to be treated for burns. Officials have not said what caused the fire.

A farmer from Bradford County, PA was killed by a bull yesterday

07.26.17 | Bob Price

In Granville Summit on Tuesday, 54-year-old Henry Saxton was gored by the animal after it pinned him between a steel gate and wooden beam. The bull hit the farmer from behind.

The AG spoke Monday to Pennsylvania police chiefs

07.25.17 | Terry Diener

Attorney General Josh Shapiro spoke at the Pennsylvania Police Chief Association Conference. He told officers his top priority is fighting the heroin and opioid epidemic. He said, last year it took the lives of over 4,600 people in the...

PA state police say 3 people found shot to death were victims of a murder suicide

07.25.17 | Bob Price

The tragedy happened over the weekend in a mobile home park near Erie, Pennsylvania.

A bookstore in Wellsboro, PA could by yours for just $75 and a well written 250-word essay

07.24.17 | Terry Diener

Kevin and Kasey Coolidge have decided after 10 years it is time to leave the bookstore business, so he can concentrate on writing children's books. They've come up with a novel way to find someone to take over the business: an essay contest. The...

Plans are in the works for a natural gas-fired electric power station in Renovo, PA

07.21.17 | Bob Price

The $800 million dollar plant is being constructed at a former railroad yard in the borough and should open some time in 2018.

The mayor of Allentown, PA has signed a law banning so-called gay conversion therapy for minors

07.21.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The law prohibits licensed mental health professionals from offering counseling or treatment that seek to change a minor's sexual orientation or gender identity preference. Violators would lose their business licenses. The ban stirs up concern...

PennDOT is planning a major highway construction project in the Northern Tier

07.21.17 | Bob Price

It's going to impact a nine-mile stretch of both the north and sound bound lanes of Intersate-81 in Susquehanna County. Concerned citizens showed up at a special meeting last night in Great Bend to learn how the road repair project will impact...

The PA Supreme Court has ruled on mandatory reporting laws for convicted child abusers

07.20.17 | Terry Diener

On Wednesday, the high court said a man convicted in Cumberland County of indecent assault of a 12-year-old girl won’t have to register for life. The defendant was convicted in 2007 but wasn’t sentenced until 2014. That’s two...

Cop cars are changing color in Pennsylvania

07.20.17 | Bob Price

The state police are phasing-in a new fleet of vehicles featuring gray instead of white cop cruisers. State Trooper Mark Keyes says from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia and everywhere in between, police sedans and SUVs are making the switch from...

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