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HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — A proposed state Constitutional amendment to reduce the size of Pennsylvania's legislature has made it through the House again, but that doesn't mean there's smooth sailing ahead for supporters. Before it goes to voters, the proposed state Constitutional amendment must be ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Several truck driving groups have filed a lawsuit against the Pennsylvania Turnpike and the state Department of Transportation over toll increases. The lawsuit filed Thursday claims the increases violate federal commerce law and hinder a citizen's constitutional right to travel.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — State lawmakers continue to grapple with legislation that would update Pennsylvania's organ donation laws. State lawmakers have been trying for years to improve the law to make more organs available for transplant – without success. In the current two-year legislative ...
CUMULUS MEDIA has flipped frequencies for two of its HARRISBURG, PA outlets. Country WZCY (NASH FM) is moving from 106.7 to 93.5, now the former home of Top 40 clustermate WWKL, which alters its slogan to HOT 106.7 as a result of the move. The swap enables HOT 106.7 to take advantage of ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone each could see a primary contest in new congressional districts after they battled for an existing district in southwestern Pennsylvania. Lamb's campaign said Friday that he's seeking a full term in Congress in a new district ...
HARRISBURG, PA (WSKG) — Lawyers for state Representative Tarah Toohil have released additional abuse allegations against a fellow GOP lawmaker—along with portions of a House investigation into the matter. Toohil's team said they want to “correct the record” on how credible House leaders have ...

HARRISBURG, PA (WSKG) – A potentially unprecedented conflict is unfolding in Pennsylvania's House of Representatives. After alleged abuse, one Republican lawmaker has been granted a restraining order against another. Representative Tarah Toohil says fellow Republican Representative Nick ...
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (AP) — A Pennsylvania official said no “legitimate claims or complaints” of voter fraud have come up since Tuesday's closely contested U.S. House race in the state, countering several false stories that cited invalid votes and a court decision throwing the election results out.
Harrisburg, PA (RestaurantNews.com) Arooga's Grille House & Sports bar is pleased to announce today its latest collaboration with Yext, the leading Digital Knowledge Management platform whose mission is to provide companies control of their online profiles across hundreds of their integrated partners ...
CUMULUS MEDIA has flipped frequencies for two of its HARRISBURG, PA outlets. Country WZCY (NASH FM) is moving from 106.7 to 93.5, now the former home of Top 40 clustermate WWKL, which alters its slogan to HOT 106.7 as a result of the move. The swap enables HOT 106.7 to take advantage of ...
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's lieutenant governor faces a legal challenge over his residency that aims to derail his re-election campaign. A petition filed this week in Commonwealth Court alleges Democratic Lt. Gov. Mike Stack violated election rules by claiming he resides in his mother's home in ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A request to stop Pennsylvania elections officials from using a map of the state's congressional districts produced by the state Supreme Court last month was in the hands of a three-judge federal panel Friday, at the same time a similar effort was pending before the U.S. Supreme ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The race for a newly redrawn congressional district based in suburban Philadelphia's Montgomery County is drawing a familiar face, former Congressman Joe Hoeffel. The Democrat said Saturday that he's running and aims to compile the 1,000 signatures he needs by the March ...
Shown is the Pennsylvania Capitol building Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, at the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa. (Matt Rourke/AP Photo). Democrats hoping to claw their way out of a deep minority in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives got some good news this week when their candidates filed petitions to ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's luck with an aggressive expansion of casino gambling has hit the skids for the moment. Owners of the state's most expansive casino licenses didn't bid in Friday's auction of the fifth mini-casino license authorized under a four-month-old state law aimed at scraping ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania state lawmaker who says a fellow lawmaker pulled a gun on her and threatened to kill her has gotten a restraining order against him. State Rep. Tarah Toohil alleges that fellow Republican Rep. Nick Miccarelli pointed a gun at her in 2012 and on another ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Democrats hoping to claw their way out of a deep minority in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives got some good news this week when their candidates filed petitions to get on the ballot in 180 of the chamber's 203 districts. The flood-the-zone strategy, inspired in part by a ...

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf speaks during an interview with The Associated Press at his office in Harrisburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). HARRISBURG, PA (WSKG) — Republican state lawmakers wrapped up three weeks of annual budget hearings by tearing into Governor Tom Wolf's administration for ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania election officials said Wednesday that there is no evidence to back up a claim that more than 100,000 noncitizen immigrants had been registered to vote in the state, responding to a conservative group's lawsuit in federal court. The Department of State, in a ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito is giving the Democratic voters who successfully challenged Pennsylvania's congressional map a few days to weigh in on whether the new districts should be put on hold. Alito called Wednesday for a response to the request for a stay made ...
FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2015, file photo, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf, center, accompanied by state House Minority Leader Rep. Frank Dermody, right, D-Allegheny, and state Rep. Joe Markosek, left, D-Allegheny, discuss state budget negotiations at the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa. Pennsylvania's high ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – There are new rules for people who hunt deer in parts of Lancaster, Lebanon, and Berks counties. The Pennsylvania Game Commission has established a disease management area in 346 square miles of northeastern Lancaster County, southeastern Lebanon County, and ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Since she was a young child, Millersville University freshman Evelyn Days has been worried about her family's financial situation. She grew up with seven siblings in a single parent home and worried how that was going to impact her education. “No child should be limited in ...
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's high court issued a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections on its self-imposed deadline Monday, all but ... HARRISBURG, Pa. ( @AP ) — Pennsylvania court issues new congressional district map for 2018 elections; map almost certain to face GOP ...
(HARRISBURG, Pa.) — A Pennsylvania couple has pleaded guilty in a case in which prosecutors say three children were so starved for food they peeled paint off the walls to survive. Joshua and Brandi Weyant pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of aggravated assault, conspiracy, false imprisonment, ...
A man walks down a hall toward the light of the Capitol rotunda, in Harrisburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Competing proposals to redraw Pennsylvania's congressional districts in a high-stakes gerrymandering case are rolling in ahead of a court-ordered deadline. The state Supreme Court posted four ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Jumping into yet another year of the Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg, the largest consumer sports and outdoor show in the world. It's the 5th year of the show produced by the NRA, and officials say there is something for everyone in the family to do. Whether you're a man, ...
The Lower Paxton Township Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of police officer. Preliminary applications and all accompanying documentation for the position of police officer may be obtained at www.lowerpaxtonpd.org. Interested applicants must return a completed ...
Editor's Note: This is one of a series of occasional reports from this area. HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA --- "Yes, there exists this fear — the fear that this can happen [again]," said Raul, a 31-year-old Mexican national and longtime resident of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. A fear of reprisal led to his request ...
Paul Mango, a former health care systems consultant from suburban Pittsburgh and a first-time candidate, answers questions from the panel during a debate between Republican gubernatorial candidates at Harrisburg Area Community College in Harrisburg, Pa., Thursday, March 1, 2018. (Photo: Chris ...
HARRISBURG >> Pennsylvania's highest court overstepped its authority in drawing new congressional district lines and did not give state lawmakers enough time to produce a map of their own, eight Republican congressmen said in a lawsuit filed Thursday. The complaint in Harrisburg federal court ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A new congressional map in Pennsylvania on Friday survived a request from eight of the state's Republican congressmen that federal judges throw it out immediately, but the case remained far from settled days before candidates will start collecting signatures to get on the ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A request by Republican leaders in the Pennsylvania Legislature to stop a new congressional map from being implemented is now in the hands of the nation's highest court. The filing made late Wednesday asked Justice Samuel Alito to intervene, saying the state Supreme Court ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania is getting new lookout towers to help fight fires in state forests. The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources said Wednesday it's in the middle of a $4.6 million effort to renovate and replace 16 towers on state forest lands. Many date to the 1940s and ...
HARRISBURG, P.a. (CBS) — A Philadelphia state Senator says he's gearing up for a fight after a report that “redlining” by financial institutions continues to plague Philadelphia and other cities. “My staff, some of my colleagues will tell you I pretty much went ballistic,” Senator Vincent Hughes tells KYW ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania Legislature say they're about to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the imposition of new congressional district maps, two days after they were announced by the state's highest court. House Speaker Mike Turzai says he and his Senate ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's high court issued a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections on Monday, potentially giving Democrats a boost in their quest to capture control of the U.S. House unless Republicans can to stop it in federal court. The map of Pennsylvania's 18 ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday morning encouraged Republicans to fight Pennsylvania's new court-imposed map of congressional districts, issued a day earlier in a move expected to improve Democrats' chances at chipping away at the GOP's U.S. House majority.
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's high court issued a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections on its self-imposed deadline Monday, all but ... HARRISBURG, Pa. ( @AP ) — Pennsylvania court issues new congressional district map for 2018 elections; map almost certain to face GOP ...
Joe Markosek, left, D-Allegheny, discuss state budget negotiations at the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa. It's deadline day in Pennsylvania's gerrymandering case for Democratic Gov. Wolf and others to submit maps of new congressional district boundaries that they want the state's Supreme Court to adopt.
CLARKSBURG — Lewis Franklin Hosby, age 62, of Clarksburg, WV, passed away on Monday, February 12, 2018, at his residence. He was born August 8, 1955, in Charles Town, WV. Lewis is survived by his significant other, Julia Jackson of Clarksburg, WV; three sons, Jason Hosby of Harrisburg, PA, ...
The Lower Paxton Township Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of police officer. Preliminary applications and all accompanying documentation for the position of police officer may be obtained at www.lowerpaxtonpd.org. Interested applicants must return a completed ...
Editor's Note: This is one of a series of occasional reports from this area. HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA --- "Yes, there exists this fear — the fear that this can happen [again]," said Raul, a 31-year-old Mexican national and longtime resident of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. A fear of reprisal led to his request ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Is your car watching you? When you get in the driver's seat, you're probably thinking about where you're going, and not what your vehicle is learning about you along the way. “My car probably knows that I've gained seven pounds in the last few months,” said Charles Palmer, who ...
HARRISBURG, Pa.-- The annual Pennsylvania Auto Show wrapped up on Sunday. It started Thursday at the state Farm Show complex in Harrisburg. It featured about 800 cars, trucks, SUVs, motorcycles and more. Some of the vehicles were exotic, while others have been used in Hollywood. The show also ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — Led by one of the state's top elected officials, supporters are ramping up their push for legalizing recreational pot in Pennsylvania. Governor Tom Wolf has been cool to the idea of legalizing recreational marijuana in Pennsylvania. But fellow Democrat Eugene DePasquale – the ...
... for the Dauphin County Magisterial District in Pennsylvania on Election Day last year, becoming the youngest Magisterial District Judge in the state at 27 years old. The Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, native began his term in January and will preside over cases within the predominately black state capital.
DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa.– The 2018 PA Auto Show pulls into the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, PA from January 25-28. With more than 30 manufacturers showcasing the latest cars, trucks and crossovers, the show is an exciting, family friendly environment for vehicle ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- A U.S. marshal was killed when members of a federal task force served an arrest warrant in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, early Thursday, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) said. Two other officers were shot and injured in the incident. The USMS identified the marshal who was killed as ...
Adeputy U.S. Marshal was killed in a shooting in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on Thursday morning, Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse said in a statement. "Harrisburg mourns the loss this morning of a U.S. Marshal who died protecting our residents," Papenfuse said, according to pennlive.com. "While serving ...


 

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