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With Flu Activity High, Department of Health Reminds Pennsylvanians It’s Not Too Late To Get Flu Shot

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Department of Health is reminding everyone in Pennsylvania that there is still time to get immunized against the flu as the number of illnesses from the virus remain extremely high across the commonwealth. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 17, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News

PennDOT, State Police Highlight Highway Law Updates, Urge Public Attention for Safety

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Secretary Leslie S. Richards and State Police Commissioner Tyree Blocker urged drivers to review and obey driver safety laws that have recently been amended or passed through the legislature. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 17, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
The Medical Minute: Report Sparks Discussion about Reducing Cancer Mortality

The Medical Minute: Report Sparks Discussion about Reducing Cancer Mortality

HERSHEY, Pa. – The National Center for Health Statistics recently released a report on disparities in cancer mortality that provides researchers and health care organizations across the country with the information to spur improvement in local prevention efforts. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 12, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
Wolf Administration Urges Public to Use Caution, Put Safety First for Travel

Wolf Administration Urges Public to Use Caution, Put Safety First for Travel

HARRISBURG, Pa. – With widespread winter weather predicted for much of Pennsylvania and impacts to Thursday’s morning rush hour, Governor Tom Wolf reminds motorists to be mindful during winter weather conditions. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 9, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News

Game Commission to Begin Recruiting Wildlife Conservation Officer Recruiting

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Pennsylvania Game Commission will begin recruiting the 31st class of Wildlife Conservation Officer Cadets at its Ross Leffler School of Conservation in Harrisburg. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 9, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News, Sports
Governor Wolf Releases 2017-18 State Budget Proposal

Governor Wolf Releases 2017-18 State Budget Proposal

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Could minimum wage workers in Pennsylvania really see a pay increase from $7.25 to $12 per hour? FULL ARTICLE
by · February 8, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
Coalition of 16 Attorneys General File Amicus Brief Supporting Washington State Lawsuit Against President Trump’s Executive Order

Coalition of 16 Attorneys General File Amicus Brief Supporting Washington State Lawsuit Against President Trump’s Executive Order

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Yesterday, 16 Attorneys General announce the filing of an amicus brief in support of Washington and Minnesota in the federal lawsuit against the Trump Administration's executive order on immigration. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 7, 2017 · News, PA News
Pennsylvania Game Commission: Bear Harvest Ranks Fifth Highest Tally in State History

Pennsylvania Game Commission: Bear Harvest Ranks Fifth Highest Tally in State History

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Since the Pennsylvania Game Commission began keeping records of statewide bear harvests in 1915, there has never been a more prolific period for Commonwealth black bear hunters. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 7, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
UPDATE: Missing Toddler Found Safe

UPDATE: Missing Toddler Found Safe

COLUMBIA CO., Pa. (EYT) – According to Bloomsburg-based State Police, a two-year-old girl has been found safe after an Amber Alert was issued on Sunday night. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 6, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News, Police & Fire Calls
The Medical Minute: Minimally Invasive Treatments for Structural Heart Disease

The Medical Minute: Minimally Invasive Treatments for Structural Heart Disease

HERSHEY, Pa. – Heart disease comes in many forms. Although blockages in the arteries of the heart, also known as coronary artery disease, are the best known, there are many other diseases that may involve the actual structures inside the heart. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 5, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News