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PA Agriculture Department Continues Battle Against Spotted Lanternfly

PA Agriculture Department Continues Battle Against Spotted Lanternfly

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding and representatives from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) and others on Tuesday visited a Harrisburg site populated with Spotted Lanternflies to view the treatment being conducted across the Commonwealth. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 17, 2019 · Local News, News, PA News
Department of Health: While Enjoying Summer Activities, Take Steps to Protect Your Eyes

Department of Health: While Enjoying Summer Activities, Take Steps to Protect Your Eyes

HARRISBURG, Pa.  – The Department of Health urged all Pennsylvanians to take steps to prevent eye injuries that can occur more frequently during the summer months. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 17, 2019 · Local News, News, PA News
Agriculture Dept. Encourages Pennsylvanians to Check Rhododendrons for Infectious Disease

Agriculture Dept. Encourages Pennsylvanians to Check Rhododendrons for Infectious Disease

HARRISBURG, Pa. – This spring, Pennsylvania was among 28 states where retailers received rhododendrons which may have been exposed to a plant pathogen called Phytophthora ramorum. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 16, 2019 · Local News, News, PA News
Governor Wolf Honors Victims’ Rights Boost with Ceremonial Bill Signing

Governor Wolf Honors Victims’ Rights Boost with Ceremonial Bill Signing

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf on Monday signed six bills that will expand protections and support for crime victims. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 16, 2019 · Local News, News, PA News
Pennsylvania Continues Push for Dedicated Fish & Wildlife Conservation Funding

Pennsylvania Continues Push for Dedicated Fish & Wildlife Conservation Funding

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania is continuing to push for dedicated fish and wildlife conservation funding. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 14, 2019 · Local News, News, PA News
State Police Seizes More Than $11 Million in Illegal Drugs in the Second Quarter of 2019

State Police Seizes More Than $11 Million in Illegal Drugs in the Second Quarter of 2019

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania State Police announced on Friday that troopers confiscated $11,415,911.00 worth of heroin, fentanyl, and other illicit drugs in the second quarter of 2019. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 13, 2019 · Local News, News, PA News
FDA: Dog Food May Cause Heart Problems

FDA: Dog Food May Cause Heart Problems

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) recently released their third update regarding the investigation that feeding dogs “grain-free” food increases heart-related issues. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 13, 2019 · Local News, News, PA News
Interactive Map Helps Pennsylvanians Find Local Fairs

Interactive Map Helps Pennsylvanians Find Local Fairs

HARRISBURG, Pa.  – With 107 county and community fairs across the state, there is a gateway to agriculture near you and an online map makes it even easier to plan trips across the county or the state. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 13, 2019 · Local News, News, PA News
Pa. Adds Anxiety to Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana

Pa. Adds Anxiety to Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Anxiety disorders and Tourette Syndrome have been added to serious medical conditions in the medical marijuana program. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 12, 2019 · Local News, News, PA News
State System Votes to Freeze Tuition for Second Time in 36 Years

State System Votes to Freeze Tuition for Second Time in 36 Years

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Board of Governors for Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education voted on Wednesday to freeze tuition for just the second time in the organization’s 36-year history. FULL ARTICLE