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Lawmakers to take first steps toward new congressional map

Dec. 08, 2021 20:51 PM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Republican-controlled state House committee planned to vote on a proposed map of Pennsylvania's new congressional districts that its chair introduced into legislation Wednesday, as a rival map was being prepared in the Senate where lawmakers promise an open process with...

Feds decline to charge over inmate's 2018 death in York jail

Dec. 02, 2021 11:55 AM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Prison guards won't be charged in the death of an inmate at the York County jail more than three years ago, federal prosecutors said Thursday in announcing the end of their review. The U.S. attorney's office in Harrisburg said there was not enough...

Wife of ex-officer: Police chief blocked protective order

Nov. 23, 2021 19:33 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The estranged wife of a former Baltimore County police officer who killed himself, an accomplice and his two daughters says a Pennsylvania police chief blocked a court order she sought to protect the girls from their father, according to reports. In a...

Editorial Roundup: Pennsylvania

Nov. 17, 2021 09:01 AM EST

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Nov. 13, 2021. Editorial: Banning drilling under county parks still misguided Allegheny County Council is once again considering a bill to ban natural gas drilling under county parks. And once again, we believe the move is...

New state casino rules to require $1 million license fee

Nov. 14, 2021 14:40 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — To operate a casino at a Nebraska horse racetrack companies will have to pay $1 million for a 20-year license and follow a litany of other rules. The Nebraska Racing and Gaming Commission released the new casino rules on Friday. Voters authorized...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 14, 2021 01:00 AM EST

PREP FOOTBALL= Academy Park 28, Unionville 13 Bishop Guilfoyle 38, Purchase Line 8 Homer-Center 34, Glendale 15 Juniata Valley 29, Conemaugh Valley 12 Plymouth-Whitemarsh 42, Upper Dublin...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 07, 2021 01:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Big Spring 49, Conrad Weiser 35 Littlestown 28, Hanover 14 Malvern Prep 17, Episcopal Academy 7 Pequea Valley 57, Biglerville 0 Schuylkill Haven 24, Shenandoah Valley 6 ...

Olympians seek Pennsylvania sanction for girls’ wrestling

Nov. 06, 2021 09:19 AM EDT

YORK, Pa. (AP) — Adeline Gray said she’s seen the situation arise too often. A young girl who wants to try wrestling but is discouraged by those around her — whether it be family, friends or other athletes. “I think it’s less prevalent in...

Judge: DA can't drop charge in handcuffed prisoner shooting

Nov. 02, 2021 11:41 AM EDT

YORK, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania judge once again denied a county prosecutor’s request to drop a misdemeanor charge against a former police officer who shot a man in handcuffs outside a bank 2 1/2 years ago. York County President Judge Maria Musti Cook issued the...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 31, 2021 01:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Abraham Lincoln 12, Philadelphia George Washington 6 Albert Gallatin 15, Spring Mills, W.Va. 7 Aliquippa 63, New Castle 6 Allentown Central Catholic 17, Bethlehem Catholic 7 ...