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Armstrong County Receives Loan from PENNVEST for Drinking Water Projects

Armstrong County Receives Loan from PENNVEST for Drinking Water Projects

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Armstrong County has received a loan through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) for a drinking water project in Kittanning and Worthington. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 19, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News
Consumers Reminded that Strong Passwords are Key to Online Security

Consumers Reminded that Strong Passwords are Key to Online Security

HARRISBURG, Pa. - In the wake of the massive Facebook data breach affecting nearly 50 million accounts and the exposure of private data belonging to 500 thousand Google+ users, Pennsylvania state agencies are reminding consumers of the need to take password security seriously. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 19, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News
Shapiro Urges Legislation Change in Statute of Limitation on Sexual Abuse Cases Following Former Fryburg Priest’s Guilty Plea

Shapiro Urges Legislation Change in Statute of Limitation on Sexual Abuse Cases Following Former Fryburg Priest’s Guilty Plea

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (EYT) - Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro is urging the Senate to reform the statute of limitations on sexual abuse cases following a guilty plea on Wednesday morning by a former priest. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 18, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News, Regional Headlines
PA Secretary of Health Warns of Dangerous Disease Affecting Children

PA Secretary of Health Warns of Dangerous Disease Affecting Children

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Wolf Administration is warning Pennsylvanians of a rare but serious disease affecting children across the state. Acute flaccid myelitis is a disease that affects the nervous system mostly in children, causing weakness in the arms and legs, and can be deadly. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 18, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News
Dush Backs Bill to Expand Prescription Coverage to More Than 17,000 PA Seniors

Dush Backs Bill to Expand Prescription Coverage to More Than 17,000 PA Seniors

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Last week, Rep. Cris Dush (R-Jefferson/Indiana) joined with his House colleagues in unanimously advancing legislation (House Bill 270) which would increase the income eligibility guidelines for the PACENET program, extending prescription drug coverage to more than 17,000 older Pennsylvanians. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 18, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News
New State Program to Help Individuals Battling Opioid Use Disorder Find, Maintain Housing

New State Program to Help Individuals Battling Opioid Use Disorder Find, Maintain Housing

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf on Wednesday announced a new state program that aims to direct $15 million for an opioid housing initiative that will fund a minimum of eight pilot projects in eligible urban and rural communities throughout the Commonwealth. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 18, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News
More Birds, Roosters, and Opportunity This Pheasant Season

More Birds, Roosters, and Opportunity This Pheasant Season

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The statewide pheasant season opens Saturday, and it promises to be a memorable one for hunters statewide. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 18, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News, Sports
L&I and Team Pennsylvania Award Grants to Prepare Students for Careers

L&I and Team Pennsylvania Award Grants to Prepare Students for Careers

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) and Team Pennsylvania today announced that $180,000.00 in Career Readiness Mini-Grants has been awarded to 41 school districts across the Commonwealth. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 18, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News, School News
Auditor General DePasquale: Child Sex Abuse Victims Counting on Quick Senate Action

Auditor General DePasquale: Child Sex Abuse Victims Counting on Quick Senate Action

HARRISBURG, Pa. – With few scheduled voting days remaining in the Pennsylvania General Assembly’s session, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale on Monday urged the Senate to promptly pass a bill that gives adult victims of child sexual abuse a two-year window to seek justice in court. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 16, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News
Governor Wolf: Pennsylvania Needs Additional Protections for Animals

Governor Wolf: Pennsylvania Needs Additional Protections for Animals

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf recently called on the legislature to take action on legislation to continue to increase protections for animals in the Commonwealth. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 14, 2018 · Local News, News, PA News, Uncategorized