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Wolf Administration Urges Seat-Belt Use, Sober Driving Ahead of Holiday Travel Period

Wolf Administration Urges Seat-Belt Use, Sober Driving Ahead of Holiday Travel Period

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Ahead of the holiday travel period and nationwide Click It or Ticket "Operation Safe Holiday" enforcement effort, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards, Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Tyree C. Blocker, and the Penn State Health's Life Lion Critical Care Transport Unit yesterday urged the public to secure all vehicle passengers properly, and designate a sober driver during holiday parties through the new year. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 21, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
More Than 6,000 Patients Register for Medical Marijuana Program Since Launch Two Weeks Ago

More Than 6,000 Patients Register for Medical Marijuana Program Since Launch Two Weeks Ago

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf announced yesterday that more than 6,000 patients and more than 300 caregivers have registered for Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program since the Medical Marijuana Patient and Caregiver Registry launched on November 1. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 17, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
Wolf Administration Outlines Measures Aimed at Safe, Improved Thanksgiving Travel

Wolf Administration Outlines Measures Aimed at Safe, Improved Thanksgiving Travel

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) yesterday outlined steps they are taking and highlighted tools available to drivers to make travel as safe and efficient as possible for the upcoming Thanksgiving travel period. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 17, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
State System Makes Progress with Redesign to Better Serve Students

State System Makes Progress with Redesign to Better Serve Students

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education continues to move forward with its effort to redesign itself to better serve students and the Commonwealth. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 15, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
Attorney General Files Murder Charges in 1983 Perry County “Cold Case”

Attorney General Files Murder Charges in 1983 Perry County “Cold Case”

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Standing with family members of Debra Rodgers in Perry County, a rural county in Pennsylvania, Attorney General Josh Shapiro yesterday announced that a murder charge has been filed against a Perry County man for the 1983 death of Debra Jane Rodgers. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 15, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
Governor Wolf Announces New Effort to Bolster Solar Energy in Pennsylvania

Governor Wolf Announces New Effort to Bolster Solar Energy in Pennsylvania

ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf yesterday joined state and local officials and environmental advocates to announce the expansion of the use of solar energy across the Commonwealth while ensuring that the environmental and health benefits of solar energy are experienced in Pennsylvania. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 14, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
State System Begins Search for Next Chancellor

State System Begins Search for Next Chancellor

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The search for the next chancellor of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education has begun. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 10, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News, Uncategorized
Wolf Administration Teams with PUC and Utilities to Highlight Efforts to Grow Veterans in the Utility Workforce

Wolf Administration Teams with PUC and Utilities to Highlight Efforts to Grow Veterans in the Utility Workforce

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Yesterday Wolf Administration officials from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) and the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) joined Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) Chairman Gladys M. Brown and representatives from public utilities from across the state to highlight the importance and impact of veterans in the utility workforce. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 10, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
State’s Voters OK Property Tax Amendment Change

State’s Voters OK Property Tax Amendment Change

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. (EYT) — Pennsylvania voters approved a constitutional amendment in Tuesday’s general election that could lead to a potential property tax overhaul. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 8, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News
Law Enforcement Agencies Report 120 Violations During ‘Operation Safe Stop’

Law Enforcement Agencies Report 120 Violations During ‘Operation Safe Stop’

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) was joined yesterday by the Pennsylvania State Police and the Pennsylvania Department of Education to reinforce the importance of school transportation safety and highlight the potential school-transportation challenges posed by changing daylight conditions. FULL ARTICLE
by · November 8, 2017 · Local News, News, PA News, Uncategorized