List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Toll cheats are costing the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission a lot of money

10.26.16 | Terry Diener

Only eight of the top commercial violators are from Pennsylvania.The top 24 together owe more than $1.5 million dollars in unpaid tolls and fees.PTC Chairman Sean Logan said a single New Jersey trucking company owes the turnpike almost $700,000 in ...

PA is finalizing rules for medical pot

10.26.16 | Bob Price

The Pennsylvania health department is working to finalize rules governing the state's new  medical marijuana law.   This includes regulations on how dispensaries will operate and how fees will be paid to growers and pot processors. ...

Former Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane is free on bail

10.25.16 | Bob Price

Kathleen Kane is free on bail as she appeals her prison sentence.          The ex AG had asked for leniency so she could raise her children under house arrest.         ...

The candidates for a pivotal Pennsylvania U.S. Senate race debated last night

10.25.16 | Bob Price

Democrat Katie McGinty and Republican Pat Toomey focused their fire-power on abortion, police brutality, and negative advertising.The candidates also weighed in on student debt, gun control and combating ISIS.McGinty and Toomey debated in an ...

State and federal officials are on the scene today of a ruptured gas-line in Lycoming County Pennsylvania

10.24.16 | Bob Price

It was triggered by last week's epic rainstorm that swamped hundreds of homes and killed a 65 year-old man. Governor Wolf toured the flood damage over the weekend.  He says, "we all need to work as hard as we can to make sure people recover ...

It's judgement day for Kathleen Kane

10.24.16 | Bob Price

The 50 year-old former Pennsylvania attorney general will be sentenced today in Norristown. Kane was convicted in August of leaking grand jury material and then lying about it under oath. The sentence could range from probation to as much as 12 ...

Penn State former president calls aides’ charges ‘injustice’

10.21.16 | Bob Price

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier testified Thursday that he issued a statement the day two of his top lieutenants were charged in the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, calling the allegations groundless, because he had developed deep ...

Pennsylvania elections official pushes back on fraud claims

10.21.16 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania's top elections official says the state's election results cannot be hacked because voting machines and tabulating systems aren't connected to the internet. Secretary of the Commonwealth Pedro Cortes also said Thursday that says ...

Legislation is on the move in Pennsylvania would permit the state's municipal police to use radar to catch speeders

10.20.16 | Bob Price

Randy Lawrence, a cop from Butler County, says radar will help save lives.Most people we spoke to say they're unaware that only the state police are allowed to use radar in Pennsylvania.Pennsylvania is the only state in the nation that does not let ...

Students enrolled at Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities are reacting to the teachers' strike

10.20.16 | Bob Price

The strike is now two days old and shows no sign of letting up.           One students says she's concerned that graduation dates may be impacted.  Others are concerned about how long the strike ...

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