| Dec 26, 2012
| 9:28 AM
Traffic is slowed on the Pennsylvania Turnpike between Donegal and Somerset.
Shortly before 10 a.m. there was an accident around the 95 milepost. The accident is blocking the left lane and turnpike officials expect 1 miles of delays eastbound.
| Dec 26, 2012
| 6:10 PM
Weather observers and residents alike were stunned by the amount of snow Somerset County received over night. The county received about 7 inches of snowfall starting at 8 a.m. Wednesday.
National Weather Service observer A.J. Jarosz said he was...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 1:09 PM
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has lifted travel restrictions on more than 350 miles of the turnpike. The 45 mph speed limit restriction is still in effect, however, on the Northeast Extension from Wilkes Barre (Exit No. 105) to Clark Summit (Exit...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 11:38 AM
For years, there have been demands that Pennsylvania join the civilized world by privatizing its retail liquor operation.
State stores are a vestige of the frenzy at the repeal of Prohibition in 1933, when it was felt that letting people choose for...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Businesses can offer perks to employees when they are affordable. When the organization is in financial straits, it needs to reconsider what it is giving away.
The state auditor general says the Pennsylvania Turnpike should end the practice of letting...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 9:55 AM
A Pittsburgh rapper's family defended his character during his sentencing Wednesday on drug charges in Somerset County court.
Khalid-Ibn Abdullah Kareem, 29, who performs under the name S. Money, was sentenced to four to 10 years in prison by...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:57 PM
With nearly 900,000 Maryland residents expected to drive 50 miles or more for this Thanksgiving holiday, travelers might have to face heavy traffic en route to their destination.
For many area residents the solution is simple: travel when there is not a...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 6:05 AM
PennDOT announced lane restrictions will be enforced on the following roads in Bucks County:
Route 263 between Almshouse Road and Sugar Bottom Road in Warwick Township, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 1 for bridge inspection;
Chinquapin Road between Holland...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 7:53 PM
Somerset Township supervisors are testing a new micro-surfacing process that they hope will pay long-term dividends.
Strawser Construction was awarded the bid worth approximately $100,000. Portions of Gilmore and Sechler roads will be closed or...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 10:54 AM
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
NORTHEASTERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
DAUPHIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
NORTHEASTERN JUNIATA COUNTY IN CENTRAL...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Banks are doing all they can to stop credit card fraud, but David Rice of Whitehall Township says his bank is going too far and its fraud protection efforts almost left him literally stranded on the side of the road.
Rice said his Visa from First...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 5:41 AM
After stealing two cars and attempting to hijack a tractor trailer, a Florida man was taken into custody by Pennsylvania State Police. Matthew Malory, 28, was driving his pick-up truck on Westbound 322 around 1:30 p.m. Thursday when he struck two vehicles...