Natural Gas Consumer Access Bill Passes Senate Committee
2/26/2015 11:41:00 AM
HARRISBURG – An effort to provide local natural gas service to un-served and under-served areas of Pennsylvania was overwhelmingly supported today by the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, according to state Senator Gene Yaw (R-23).
Airman Zachary Donahue graduated Basic Training
2/25/2015 9:38:00 AM
Air Force Airman Zachary S. Donahue graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Anthony Cheresnowsky, 84
2/17/2015 10:10:00 AM
Anthony Cheresnowsky, 84, of 512 Mowhawk St., Sayre, Pa. passed away Saturday morning, Feb. 14, 2015 at his home following declining health.
Sen. Yaw Issues Statement on Death Penalty Moratorium
2/16/2015 10:28:00 AM
HARRISBURG – Responding to Governor Tom Wolf’s imposition of a temporary ban on the death penalty in Pennsylvania, state Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) said the Governor continues to take unilateral action without regard to its effect on law abiding Pennsylvanians.
Paul M. Gleason, 86
2/16/2015 10:09:00 AM
Paul M. Gleason, 86, of Waverly, passed away unexpectedly at home on Friday, Feb. 13. Paul was predeceased by his parents, Earl and Maude Gleason.
David E. Wood, 63
2/16/2015 10:04:00 AM
Mr. David E. Wood, age 63, of Laceyville, Pa., passed away unexpectedly on Friday evening, Feb. 13, 2015 at the Tyler Memorial Hospital, in Tunkhannock, Pa., where he had been taken earlier in the day.
Robert A. "Bob" Blow, 70
2/12/2015 11:00:00 AM
Robert A. "Bob" Blow, 70, of Athens, PA passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 following a brief illness.
Sen. Yaw Skeptical of Governor’s Severance Tax Proposal
2/12/2015 10:56:00 AM
HARRISBURG – Responding to Governor Tom Wolf’s 5% severance tax proposal on natural gas development in Pennsylvania, state Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) noted that now is not the time to implement additional taxes on an industry dealing with historically low gas prices.
Airman Anthony Beeman graduated Basic Training
2/11/2015 4:23:00 PM
Air Force Airman Anthony L. Beeman graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Farmers should develop, implement a farm emergency plan
2/10/2015 10:33:00 AM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Too often, when first responders arrive on the scene of a farm-related emergency, they don't have the proper knowledge, training, personnel or equipment to manage the situation.
Willis C. Howell, 93
2/10/2015 10:21:00 AM
Willis C. Howell, age 93, of New Albany, Pa. went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 at the Highlands Care Center in Laporte, Pa.
Philathea Bolles (Foote) Murdock, 102
2/9/2015 9:53:00 AM
Philathea Bolles (Foote) Murdock of Nichols, N.Y., after 102 years on this earth, passed away Feb. 6 at Elderwood at Tioga Healthcare in Waverly, N.Y.
Senators Yaw, Wozniak to Co-Chair State Senate Coal Caucus
2/6/2015 12:26:00 PM
HARRISBURG – State Senators Gene Yaw (R-23) and John Wozniak (D-35) today were nominated by their colleagues to co-chair the Senate ‘Coal Caucus,’ a bipartisan, legislative committee emphasizing the continued importance of coal and coal-driven technologies in the state.
Airman Jaiquan Caesar graduated Basic Training
2/5/2015 3:19:00 PM
Air Force Airman Jaiquan S. Caesar graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Pvt. Michael O'Daniels graduated Basic Training
2/3/2015 5:00:00 PM
Army Pvt. Michael O'Daniels has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.
State Senate Approves Leaseholder Protection Bills
1/28/2015 4:21:00 PM
HARRISBURG – Two bills protecting natural gas leaseholders across the state were unanimously approved today by the full state Senate, according to Senator Gene Yaw (R-23).
Ronald W. Yates, 60
1/28/2015 3:14:00 PM
Ronald W. Yates, 60, of 11 Ash Lane, Wysox, Pa., Standing Stone Township, passed away Monday evening, Jan.
Yaw Announces $1.1 Million for Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Services
1/27/2015 2:51:00 PM
HARRISBURG – One hundred and six volunteer fire and ambulance service organizations throughout Bradford, Lycoming, Sullivan, Susquehanna and Union counties will share in more than $1.1 million in funding through the 2014-15 Fire Company Volunteer Ambulance Services (FCVAS) Grant Program, according to state Senator Gene Yaw (R-23).
Paul Thomas Bird, 96
1/27/2015 2:04:00 PM
Paul Thomas Bird, 96, a longtime resident of Sayre, Pa., went home to be with the Lord on January 22, 2015.
John A. Lattari, 70
1/27/2015 1:16:00 PM
John A. Lattari, 70, of 505 Clark St., Waverly, passed away unexpectedly at Robert Packer Hospital, on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Born February 23,1944 in Waverly, he was the son of the late Anthony J.