A key health insurance carrier in Pennsylvania wants to raise rates under Obama-care

10.11.16 | Bob Price

Capital Bluecross has asked permission from the state to increase health insurance premiums by more than 20%. The new enrollment period for Obamacare begins November 1. 10 of the 12 carriers in the Keystone State that offer Obamacare have...

An environmental group in New York says it will take $100 million to protect the prized Finger Lakes

10.11.16 | Bob Price

Dangerous algae and the water weed known as Hydrilla has infested many of the water-ways in central New York.The Finger Lakes Land Trust says not only are invasive species threatening the water quality, but land development surrounding the Finger...

Donald Trump told his supporters in Wilkes-Barre he's worried about political 'skull-duggery'

10.11.16 | Bob Price

He told supporters at the Mohegan Sun Arena that the media is "all in" for Hillary and the GOP needs to keep a close eye on voter fraud. Many Republicans have jumped off the Trump train after a hot mic caught him making crude comments about...

American Airlines is ending service in Elmira and Binghamton in February

10.11.16 | Bob Price

Chemung County Executive Tom Santulli says the service interruption won't impact the $40 million expansion effort at the Elmira-Corning Regional Airport.The American Airlines move is expected to impact Binghamton more than Elmira though it will...

The voter registration deadline is tomorrow in Pennsylvania

10.10.16 | Bob Price

Aside from the race for president, there's a hotly contested U.S. Senate race and races for attorney general, auditor general and state treasurer. To vote in Pennsylvania, you must be at least 18 years old and a U.S. citizen for at least one...

Somebody stole an ambulance yesterday from Strong Hospital in Rochester

10.10.16 | Bob Price

The incident happened in the afternoon after EMTs took a patient to that hospital. Police found the stolen ambulance a couple hours later, abandoned along the side of a city street.

New regulations governing the natural gas industry have taken effect in Pennsylvania

10.10.16 | Bob Price

It's the first overhaul to the hydro-fracking industry since the controversial drilling technique took off in the Keystone State more than a decade ago. The new rules allow the state DEP to ban fracking near public resources and requires...

The fall hunting season is well underway in New York and a new law that lets young girls wear pink in the woods could spark interest in the sport

10.10.16 | Bob Price

State Senator Patty Ritchie says the pink option may entice a few more women to get involved.New York is one of just three states that allows hunters to wear pink in the woods.

The U.S. Navy is commissioning a new war-ship in Philadelphia tomorrow to honor the late Pennsylvania Congressman John Murtha

10.07.16 | Bob Price

He was the first Vietnam War vet elected to congress and became the longest-serving congressman in Pennsylvania history before his death in 2010. Thousands are expected to be on hand when the U.S.S. John P. Murtha is christened at  Penn's...

With a strike deadline looming, hundreds of faculty members with the Pennsylvania System of Higher Education protested yesterday at the state capital in Harrisburg

10.07.16 | Terry Diener

The protesters shouted "students first" along with other chants as they hoisted signs defending temporary faculty, fair negotiations, and students and declaring their unwillingness to sacrifice quality by giving in to some of the system's...

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