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Gov. Wolf Encourages Pennsylvanians to Donate to Their Local Food Bank

Even though the federal government is back to business as usual, millions of Pennsylvanians continue to feel the ramifications of the 35-day shutdown, and...

First Year of Medical Marijuana Helps 83,000 Pennsylvanians

The Wolf Administration today announced that in its first year the state’s medical marijuana program has helped 83,000 Pennsylvanians access this vital medication, which...

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board to Hold Public Hearing for Casino Application...

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced today that it will hold a public input hearing on Monday, March 25, 2019 at the Conference Center at Shippensburg University to...

Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus to host Tuskegee Airmen program for Black...

State Rep. Stephen Kinsey, D-Phila., announced that the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus will host a Black History Month program to celebrate the Tuskegee Airmen. The...

3rd Annual PA Wilds Buyer’s Market featuring regionally-made products

The public is invited to attend the 3rd annual PA Wilds Conservation Shop Buyer's Market from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, 2019. The...

Former Fire Company President Sentenced to Prison on Child Predator Charges

The former president of a volunteer fire company in Carbon County was sentenced to one to three years in state prison followed by four...

Department of Health Highlights 2018 Nursing Home Inspection and Sanction Information

During 2018, Pennsylvania Department of Health surveyors conducted 4,716 surveys at Pennsylvania nursing homes, issuing 169 sanctions and finalizing civil penalties totaling more than $1.5 million, according to Health Secretary...

PennDOT, State Police Highlight Traffic Law Updates, Importance to Highway Safety

To reinforce the importance of specific state laws, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards and Acting Pennsylvania State Police (PSP)...

Plan to Increase Electric Vehicle Use in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania could gain almost $2.8 billion in benefits from lower greenhouse gas emissions, help reduce respiratory disease, increase consumer savings, and create jobs if...

Department of Revenue Urges Caution with Tax Refund Anticipation Loans

With the tax filing season underway, the Department of Revenue is reminding Pennsylvanians to use caution and look at all their options when considering...

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