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Gap Narrows, But Wolf Still Leads in Polls

10.30.14 | Terry Diener

According to a new Franklin and Marshall poll, the governor’s race tightened considerably in the last month, but Republican Governor Tom Corbett still trails Democratic challenger Tom Wolf by a wide margin. Wolf had the support of 53 percent ...

Freeh Report Won't Be Re-Examined

10.29.14 | Terry Diener

Penn State's trustees aren't going to take a fresh look at the 2012 report the university commissioned into how the Jerry Sandusky scandal was handled. The board voted 17-to-9 Tuesday against a resolution by an alumni-elected trustee to comb ...

Another Possible Frein Sighting

10.29.14 | Terry Diener

Pennsylvania State Police are reporting another possible sighting of the suspect in the deadly ambush of a state trooper. Eric Frein has eluded a manhunt for the past month and a half. A police spokeswoman says a resident reported the possible ...

Bill Clinton Rallies for Tom Wolf

10.28.14 | Terry Diener

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton urged hundreds of Democrats at a South Side rally Monday for gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf to put the political divisiveness of the campaign between Wolf and Governor Tom Corbett behind them and vote November ...

Scandalized PA Justice Resigns

10.28.14 | Terry Diener

Pennsylvania court staffers have confirmed that suspended Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery is resigning his seat on the state's high court, effective immediately. The move represents a complete reversal from McCaffery's public ...

Paterno Supporters Rally to Save Wins

10.27.14 | Terry Diener

A steady stream of people stopped to sign special decorations adorning the windows of the Student Book Store this weekend in State College — large placards each emblazoned with a different number: 4, 0 and 9. The “Honor Joe-Restore the ...

Obama Stumps for PA's Tom Wolf

10.27.14 | Terry Diener

President Barack Obama will make a campaign stop for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf as part of a multi-state campaign swing ahead of the November 4th election. The White House said Obama's travels will include a Philadelphia campaign ...

Stolen Car Suspect in Frein Search

10.24.14 | Terry Diener

A car stolen in the Poconos has turned up about 100 miles north in New York, and authorities are working to rule out any connection to a man being sought for the killing of a Pennsylvania state trooper. The sheriff's office in Delaware County, New ...

PA Hands out Clean Energy Grants to Schools, Businesses

10.24.14 | Terry Diener

The Pennsylvania Energy Development Authority (PED) is handing out $12.5 million in grants to 28 local governments, schools and businesses for alternative and clean energy projects, along with projects deploying technologies such as solar energy, ...

PA Police Seized Nearly $50M In Drugs This Year

10.23.14 | Terry Diener

The $49 million worth of drugs includes $2.47 million worth cocaine, $37.34 million worth of heroin, and $8.98 million worth of marijuana. Troopers have seized more than $88 million in prohibited drugs so far this year. The 75 kilos of heroin ...

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