List by Category: Pennsylvania News

P.A.'s Voter ID Ruling Appealed Within 24 Hours of Judge's Decision

08.17.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Lawyers for peoples rights groups have officially appealed the decision on Pennsylvania's voter id law.  The groups suing filed the appeal Thursday afternoon. They asked the high court for a speedy review, with oral arguments during the ...

Pennsylvania Logs Its 7th Case of West Nile; We Have Tips To Keep You Safe

08.17.12 | Sarah Harnisch

It's an all-out ariel assault in Texas on mosquitos that are carrying the West Nile virus. Dallas County, Texas started using crop sprayers to spray mosquitos. That hasn't happened since 1966.  230 people have been infected in that one county, ...

Romney Closing In On Obama In PA

08.16.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A new Franklin & Marshall College poll shows Mitt Romney is cutting into President Obama's lead in Pennsylvania.  A month ago, Obama was up by double digits. Today that lead is just six points, 44 to 38 percent. The poll also shows ...

Meteorologists Say January and February Will Be A Doosy For Winter Storms

08.16.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Forecasters say they see a big winter coming. While the air conditioners are still running, meteorologists are beginning to focus on the long-term winter weather forecast. They predict the East coast is going to battle some very large storms, ...

Taxpayers Pay Big For Sandusky Trial

08.15.12 | Jeremy Miller

The Jerry Sandusky child sex trial has cost Pennsylvania taxpayers 56-thousand-dollars so far. County officials released the numbers, saying most of that tab is from employee overtime. Security was supplied by sheriff's deputies for the 2-week ...

More Bats Are Coming Into Homes In NY, PA

08.14.12 |

They're not just in the attic... they are in the house. Jason Carter of Fur and Feathers Wildlife control spoke with our news partner, W.E.T.M. televion, and said "the hot humid weather we've been having the last several weeks, is the reason why ...

Towns Log 150, 175, and 200 Years In NY, PA

08.13.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Three towns in the Family Life listening area had milestone birthdays this past weekend. Dunmore, Pennsylvania marked 150 years Saturday. The town of Portville celebrated its 175th birthday in upstate New York Sunday. Howard, New York logged a ...

Storm Photos Of Brilliant Lightening In P.A.

08.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The storms that rolled through New York and Pennsylvania last night caused a pretty spectacular light show. The good news is that no one was hurt. But the big story we keep hearing from town after town on the storm system is lightening. Photographs ...

What Is Pennsylvania To Do With Juvenille Convicts?

08.08.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Pennsylvania's highest court is moving quickly to determine how the state should respond to a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling that mandatory life-without-parole sentences for juveniles is unconstitutional. In Pennsylvania, it's allowed. The State ...

NY, PA Offically Log Their Hottest Years

08.08.12 | Sarah Harnisch

We have heard the date from the federal government, but now it's official, from Cornell University: New York and Pennsylvania have had their hottest year, ever.  The Northeast Regional Climate Center at Cornell reported this week the average ...

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