By ACCU-WEATHER - It has been a hot summer across the U.S. with the temperature frequently flirting with the 100-degree mark in countless locations and some of the longest-duration heatwaves in a decade. However, there is a light at the end of the tunnel... Read More.
(Harrisburg, PA) – Pennsylvania State Police announced the arrests of 492 individuals for driving under the influence of alcohol or controlled substances during a recent two-day detail known as "Operation Nighthawk." The enforcement initiative marked its 20th anniversary last weekend with a statewide campaign. State... Read More.
The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry is now offering in-person assistance with unemployment compensation (UC) claims at PA CareerLink centers throughout the Commonwealth. Appointments are required. The services are aimed at assisting individuals who do not have proper technology, equipment, or technical skills; individuals... Read More.
(Tioga County, PA) - The Northern Tier of Pennsylvania has a new resident, and it's not welcome. Poison hemlock, a member of the parsley family, is commonly found in southern portions of the state. Unfortunately, there's been a notable expansion of it in the northern portion of its range, including Tioga County... Read More.
(Mansfield, Pa.) - Representatives of the AllOne Foundation presented a $126,000 grant to Commonwealth University-Mansfield on Thursday, July 14, to develop an Autism Resource Center on campus. Located in the Retan Center building, the Autism Resource Center, first announced in early April of this... Read More.
(Harrisburg, Pa.) – The state House approved Monday a series of bills that would streamline permitting requirements and empower local governments to better maintain their creeks and streams to protect against costly flooding. The measures now go to the Senate for consideration. Rep.... Read More.
(Harrisburg, PA) – Pennsylvania routinely refuses to pay stormwater management fees owed on dozens of state-owned properties, leaving local taxpayers to foot the bill of millions of dollars, said Sen. Gene Yaw (R-Bradford /... Read More.
PA rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga and Bradford) talked students last week at the Westfield Area Elementary School in the Northern Tioga School District about the role and responsibilities of a state representative and how an idea becomes law in Pennsylvania. Groups of students represented... Read More.
Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/ Bradford/ Potter) has issued the following statement in response to an announcement that Victaulic had purchased the former Waupaca foundry in Lawrenceville. “This is simply outstanding news for our community, our workers and our economy. It is, first and foremost, a... Read More.
A gunman is dead following a 14-hour standoff in Tioga County, Pennsylvania. A state trooper was also shot and wounded and second trooper suffered a leg injury. The scene unfolded Tuesday when troopers were called to check on the welfare of a man on... Read More.