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Child killed in Jamestown house fire

10.16.16 | Bob Price

Despite  the best efforts of firefighters, police and an infant's parents, officials say a child was killed Saturday morning on Prendergast Avenue in Jamestown.  Fire Department Lieutenant Bruce Sheldon said they responded quickly when...

Biden to Campaign for Hillary Clinton in Luzerne County

10.16.16 | Bob Price

Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to campaign for Hillary Clinton in Luzerne County, the Clinton campaign announced. According to the campaign website, Biden will speak at a public event on Friday, October 21. The venue has not yet been...

Ex-Attorney General May Seek Non-Jail Sentence For Perjury

10.16.16 | Bob Price

Lawyers for former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane are hinting they will seek probation or house arrest when she is sentenced on perjury and obstruction charges. They have filed papers asking for a home confinement assessment. The...

3-year-old child killed in lawnmower accident in upstate NY

10.16.16 | Bob Price

Police say a 3-year-old child has been killed in a lawnmower accident in upstate New York. The Democrat and Chronicle of Rochester reports that the accident happened shortly after 4:30 p.m. Saturday in Webster in northwestern New York. Police...

The price of natural gas is expected to be lower in New York

10.14.16 | Sarah Harnisch

According to the New York State Public Service Commission, natural gas bills will be about 10% lower than the normal price on natural gas-- about $693 per family this season. And electricity costs will be 14% less at $41 a month.

New yorkers must register to vote by today in order to cast ballots in the presidential election on November 8th

10.14.16 | Sarah Harnisch

If you are looking to register to vote or change your enrollment information, you can do it on the Department of Motor Vehicles website.

Talks went into the night last night for faculty members at 14 state run universities in Pennsylvania

10.14.16 | Sarah Harnisch

We are now five days away from hundreds of professors walking off the job. They have been without a contract since 2014. A strike would affect tens of thousands of college students across the Keystone State. A spokesman for the state system...

Indiana Governor Mike Pence made a campaign pit stop in Reading, Pennsylvania yesterday

10.14.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The Republican vice presidential candidate visited the lunch crowd at the Peanut Bar on Pence street in Reading.  He spent about 15 minutes chatting with voters and left with an order of wings and some pretzel pie.

In New York, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand introduced a bill to expand rural broadband internet access

10.13.16 | Sarah Harnisch

While speaking in the remote Warren County town of Thurman, Gillibrand said she's working on a $50 million bill that would double federal spending on internet lines in rural upstate New York.

The Pennsylvania Turnpike now takes plastic

10.13.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The turnpike has installed credit card readers across the state and now take cash, EZ Pass or plastic in case you forget to carry cash. You can use the cash lanes for a credit card.

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