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Governor Wolf Appoints Teresa Miller to PA Dept of Human Services
August 18, 2017

Gov. Tom Wolf will nominate his insurance commissioner, Teresa Miller, to lead Pennsylvania’s Department of Human Services while he waits to…

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PA Unemployment Rate Unchanged
August 18, 2017

Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate remained unchanged for a second straight month in July, even as payrolls hit a record high. The state…

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Another PA School District Pushes Back Start to School Year Over Eclipse
August 17, 2017

A Pennsylvania school district is pushing back the start of the school year over the solar eclipse and concerns about kids…

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PA School District Says No To Solar Eclipse Viewing
August 15, 2017

A Pennsylvania school district says children won’t be let outside for recess during the Aug. 21 solar eclipse because of the…

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Changes in PA Standardized Testing
August 14, 2017

Governor Tom Wolf is announced today, changes to Pennsylvania’s standardized school tests that he says will lower the amount of time…

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PSU Frat Advisor To Testify
August 11, 2017

Lawyers for Penn State fraternity brothers charged in a pledge’s death want a university employee who lived at the frat to…

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Altoona Discount Prescription Program
August 10, 2017

The city of Altoona has joined the National League of Cities “My Healthy Hometown” Free Prescription Discount Program. Mayor Matthew Pacifico…

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PA PIPELINE AGREEMENT
August 9, 2017

State officials, environmental groups and the owners of a natural gas pipeline in Pennsylvania have reached an agreement to allow drilling…

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I-99 Road Project Starts Monday
August 9, 2017

Governor Wolf announced Wednesday that work will begin Monday on the Interstate 99 Rehabilitation Project from 17th Street to Grazierville in…

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PA ACLU Case
August 7, 2017

The American Civil Liberties Union is again threatening to sue a Pennsylvania school district for allegedly failing to enroll refugees as…

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