List by Category: Pennsylvania News

A "predator priest" report in PA is expected to be released today

08.14.18 | Bill Price

This report which has taken two years to compile has been "held-up" by the highest court in Pennsylvania for several weeks. The findings detail years of child abuse at the hands of clergy members and efforts to cover it up in six of...

Williamsport, PA is getting ready for the Little League World Series

08.13.18 | Bob Price

The stage is set for the best there is in pint-sized baseball. The best Little Leaguers from around the world and the United States have descended on South Williamsport for the 2018 Little League World Series. Things get underway this Wednesday...

Challenges remain for surprise medical bills in PA

08.13.18 | Terry Diener

Lawmakers introduced two bills in the past several years but neither came up for a vote. Surprise medical bills occur when patients seek treatment at a facility within their insurance plan’s network but a medical professional who does not...

PA tops the list for cases of Lyme cases

08.10.18 | Terry Diener

Quest Diagnostics released its new report recently, finding cases are on the rise, even in regions outside of the northeastern United States, where it has been historically prevalent. Pennsylvania tops the nation in Lyme disease cases with...

Business leaders share concerns with U.S. Senator Pat Toomey over trade taxes

08.08.18 | Brandon Dickson

Toomey and other senators from both sides of the aisle have introduced legislation that requires congress to approve any tariffs made in the interest of national security. Last month, President Trump announced $12 billion in emergency relief to...

PA policeman charged with voluntary manslaughter

08.08.18 | Brandon Dickson

This after he fatally shot a man that was reportedly hanging on or jumping on moving cars near Dorney Park in Allentown. A prosecutor says 33-year-old South Whitehall Township Officer Jonathan Roselle had an "unreasonable" belief that his...

Flood cleanup continues across parts of NY & PA

08.08.18 | Bill Price

A state of emergency is up in the village of Deposit and the town of Sanford in Broome County, New York as a result of flash flooding that caused road and basement damage. Flash flooding also causing road damage in New Albany...

Gov. Wolf creates commission to protect the LGBT community from discrimination

08.07.18 | Brandon Dickson

The executive order is a first of its kind in the nation. Pennsylvania is the only northeastern state without comprehensive anti-discrimination laws protecting LGBTQ people. The 40-person commission will focus on workplace harassment...

PA's DEP slaps the Sunoco pipeline with a $148K penalty

08.07.18 | Brandon Dickson

The fine is for violations during construction of the Mariner East 2 pipeline in Berks, Chester, and Lebanon counties.  

Church leaders speak out as PA dioceses start release of clergy names accused of child abuse

08.02.18 | Brandon Dickson

The Harrisburg dioceses has released 71 names. Bishop Ronald Gainer says the Catholic church is making reasonable steps for safety amid this problem that impacts every aspect of society. The rest of the approximately 300 names of clergy will be...

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