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PA Credit Rating Downgraded Again
September 20, 2017

Pennsylvania’s credit rating is taking a hit, another black eye in the nearly three-month budget stalemate between Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf…

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Congressman Shuster tries to prevent SNAP cuts
September 19, 2017

Wednesday from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. at Congressman Bill Shuster’s Hollidaysburg office they’ll be holding a peaceful rally to express opposition…

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Altoona Recovers From “financially distressed” Status
September 14, 2017

Altoona has become the fastest municipality to financially recover and exit “financially distressed” status under a Pennsylvania law. Act 47 enables…

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PA Amtrak Case
September 12, 2017

The engineer in a deadly Amtrak derailment is due in court for a preliminary hearing to determine if he’ll face trial…

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Back to Work on the PA Budget
September 11, 2017

Members of Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives are trickling back into the Capitol for their first session in seven weeks as a…

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Equifax Hack Scammers
September 10, 2017

After a major credit organization gets hit, here’s what many can expect…Jim O’Reilly… http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WRTA-091117-OREILLY-HACK.mp3 The Equifax hack steals 143 million peoples…

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PA Cogressional Seat Available
September 8, 2017

The doors are wide open to candidates for the Pennsylvania congressional seat that’s being vacated by Republican U.S. Rep. Charles Dent…

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Dinardo Waives Preliminary Hearing
September 7, 2017

One of two cousins charged in the deaths of four men who were found buried on a sprawling Pennsylvania farm has…

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PA Death Row Inmate Dies
September 6, 2017

A Pennsylvania death row inmate who was convicted of killing a police officer and three other people in an eight-day span…

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Sandusky charity to be sued
September 5, 2017

Penn State University has filed paperwork indicating it intends to sue the charity founded by ex-assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, whose…

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