List by Month: 7-2017

The search continues today for a missing mother and her son in Orleans County, NY

07.11.17 | Bob Price

24-Year-old Alexandra Finnefrock and her 2-year-old child, Joseph, were last seen last Thursday at her father's residence in Holley. Finnefrock was driving a silver Toyoya Corrola with Florida license plates.

Gov. Wolf has allowed a nearly $32 billion state budget to become law without his signature

07.11.17 | Bob Price

Tom Wolf had until midnight Monday to sign, veto, or strike out some of the spending provisions, but the governor did none of the above. The budget is not in balance and lawmakers have failed to come to an agreement on how to fund it.

Accused cop killer Justin Walters was back in court last night

07.11.17 | Bob Price

In northern New York, Justin Walters was formally charged with 1st degree murder. Walters, a decorated Fort Drum soldier is accused in the fatal shootings of his wife Nicole and State Trooper Joel Davis following a domestic violence...

A PA politician is facing multiple drunk driving charges

07.10.17 | Bob Price

Representative John Maher, a Republican from the suburbs of Pittsburgh, was charged this past week for the June 13th incident in Cumberland County. His blood alcohol level was nearly twice the legal limit.

Senator Chuck Schumer wants the FDA to look into a snortable chocolate powder

07.10.17 | Bob Price

It's called Coco Loko, and the senator says it could be harmful to kids. Kids are using Coco Loko to get an energy rush. The FDA hasn't determined yet the impact it has on overall health.

The Weis supermarket in Tunkhannock, PA reopens to the public this week

07.10.17 | Bob Price

In June, an employee shot three co-workers before taking his own life. A benefit was held Sunday in Tunkhannock for the three victims' families. Weis is planning a low-key 6 a.m. Thursday reopening.

Buffalo is home to the nation's first opioid crisis drug court

07.10.17 | Bob Price

The court puts abusers under an expedited supervision program with the goal of keeping them alive. The drug court forces opiod addicts into treatment within hours of their arrest.  They must check in with a judge every day and abide by a...

A food plant will be bringing new jobs to PA’s Schuylkill County

07.07.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Tyson Foods plans to spend nearly $60 million on an expansion at its distribution center in Pottsville, Pennsylvania. The renovation is expected add another 164,000 square feet to its existing cold-storage distribution warehouse for...

PA counties begin accepting applications Monday for antlerless deer hunting licenses

07.07.17 | Terry Diener

Hundreds of thousands of the familiar, oversized, pink envelopes will be dropped into mailboxes across the state Friday and Saturday. The doe license application process is one of the only non-electronic application processes still in place...

The state budget passed by PA politicians a week ago still sits on the governor's desk

07.07.17 | Bob Price

The legislation is in limbo because it does not contain a fix-it plan for the state's more than $2 billion budget shortfall. Governor Wolf has until midnight Monday to veto the bill, sign it, or let it become law without his signature.