PA's auditor general says much of the money spent by local governments from gas drilling impact fees is wasted

12.07.16 | Bob Price

The money from the impact fee is supposed to fix roads and bridges impacted by gas drilling.  But instead, it's paying for things like Christmas parties, swimming pools, and worker salaries.    Of the billion dollars...

Planned Parenthood has closed 10 clinics in Pennsylvania over the past three years

12.07.16 | Bob Price

The latest office in Scranton closed at the start of this month. The nation's largest abortion provider spent $30 million on "pro-choice" candidates in the 2016 presidential election.

Police in Elmira, NY say a 24 year-old homeless man set fire to a nativity scene

12.07.16 | Bob Price

Residents say they can't believe somebody would do this on purpose.Elmira officials are raising funds to replace the burned-down nativity scene with a new one in Wisner Park.

NY state has opened a housing project in the Fingerlakes for homeless veterans and vets battling substance abuse

12.05.16 | Jeremy Miller

The $2.6 million project is aimed at providing these vets a place to live in Ontario, Seneca, Wayne and Yates counties. Residents are able to get necessary services and can work toward becoming stable and activein the community.The sites in the...

Pennsylvania is in the throws of deer hunting season

12.05.16 | Sarah Harnisch

State Representative Martin Causer, who oversees McKean and Potter counties in northern Pennsylvania, was out in the woods himself this week.  So far, he's seen one buck and plans to head out again.Causer says there is an important program...

Green Party Candidate Jill Stein is taking her fight for a recount of the votes in the presidential election to the federal court system

12.05.16 | Sarah Harnisch

By Sunday morning, her recount bid had raised a little more then $7 million. But she says they cannot afford the $1 million bond required for a Pennsylvania recount. Instead, they are switching strategies and filing for a federal recount.It's...

Snow and cold making a display this week

12.05.16 | Sarah Harnisch

We are due for a 20 degree temperature drop by Saturday. The last two weeks of fall are going to feel a lot like winter. The National Weather Service is predicting below-normal temperatures that will start this week and last for 14 days. Some...

Thousands of Penn State students are headed to the "Big 10" game in Indianapolis

12.02.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The Nittany Lions take on the Wisconsin Badgers for the Big 10 Championship game. Those in "Happy Valley" hope a win tomorrow night propels them into the National Championship Playoffs.The Nittany Lions are the seventh ranked team in the...

A former aide to Andrew Cuomo has pleaded "not guilty" in a pay-to-play corruption scheme

12.02.16 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

On Thursday, Joe Percoco and seven others indicted in the corruption scandal pleaded not guilty to bribery, extortion and fraud charges.  Percoco is accused of extorting more than 300-thousand-dollars from two companies who wanted to do...

Former PA attorney general Kathleen Kane will not be impeached

12.02.16 | Sarah Harnisch

She's already out of a job, but it looks like Kane's file won't read that she was impeached.  A state house subcommittee that formed earlier this year to review her conduct in office issued a five-page report, saying subcommittee members...