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Prescription Drug Database Bill Sent To Governor

10.17.14 | Bill Price

The Pennsylvania Senate has sent Governor Tom Corbett legislation to set up a new monitoring program to prevent prescription drug abuse. Senate Bill 1180 is designed to prevent so called "doctor shopping," where people visit different doctors to ...

PA Legislature Closes Drunken-Driving Loopholes

10.17.14 | Bill Price

The Pennsylvania Senate unanimously passed legislation Thursday to close a loophole that for years has let repeat drunken drivers legally stay behind the wheel. The Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association applauded the passage. "It is ...

PA Lawmakers Tighten Teacher Background Checks

10.16.14 | Bill Price

Pennsylvania teachers and other school employees will undergo more rigorous background checks under legislation sent to Gov. Tom Corbett. The House voted unanimously on Wednesday in favor of a bill that would require schools and their contractors ...

PA Senate Votes To Ban Pigeon Shoots

10.16.14 | Bill Price

Guns are a hot topic in the Pennsylvania Senate, which is backing a ban on pigeon shoots as well as a law to give groups like the National Rifle Association legal standing to sue municipalities over strict local gun laws. Senators favored ...

Pennsylvania Senate Bypasses 11 PM Rule

10.15.14 | Bill Price

The Pennsylvania state Senate bypassed a good-government rule that it end its voting day at 11 p.m. before adjourning without any contested votes as Republicans scramble to pass pet bills in the winding-down fall legislative session. The ...

First Lady Comes to Pennsylvania

10.15.14 | Bill Price

A well-traveled first lady Michelle Obama is coming to Pennsylvania to campaign for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf and rally voters in the party's stronghold of Philadelphia. Mrs. Obama will speak Wednesday at the Dorothy Emanuel ...

10-Year Old Boy Charged as Adult in Homicide

10.14.14 | Bob Price

A 10-Year old Boy from Wayne County Pennsylvania has been charged with criminal homicide in connection with the death of a 90-year old woman, according to the District Attorney. WBRE-TV reports the boy is identified as Tristen Kurilla of ...

CNN Reports Second Frein Campsite Found

10.14.14 | Bob Price

Some people who live and work in the Frein search zone - hope investigators have found more than a second campsite.  "I'm sure that he has a lot of campsites and I imagine he has done a lot of work preparing for this."  Roseann Walters - ...

Change of Seasons Could Change Dynamics of PA Manhunt

10.13.14 | Bob Price

While images of the manhunt for Eric Frein may look similar day to day, there is no denying one thing is changing. The season. The advance of autumn could have an impact on the fugitive at the center of the hunt and on the people looking for him in ...

PSU Threat Suspect in Custody

10.13.14 | Bob Price

A suspect in a threat involving a possible shooting at Penn State’s HUB at noon on Monday on the University Park campus is in police custody, Penn State announced in a news release Sunday night. According to the news release, the suspect will ...

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