Students enhance habitat for wildlife near restored creek
9/18/2014 9:46:00 AM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Students in Michael Sheriff's Conservation Biology class in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences will build and install bird and bat boxes to enhance wildlife habitat near a recently restored creek.
Exploring the Impact of the Natural Gas Industry in Susquehanna County
9/16/2014 11:08:00 AM
HARRISBURG – This month's 'Conversation with Senator Gene Yaw' focuses on the growth experienced in and around Susquehanna County as the result of natural gas development.
PennDOT, State Police Participate in National Child Passenger Safety Week
9/15/2014 10:19:00 AM
State Police and PennDOT are encouraging motorists to participate in free child passenger safety seat checkups throughout Pennsylvania as the agencies mark National Child Passenger Safety Week, Sept.
Concealed Carry Seminar in Wysox Reaches Seating Capacity
9/12/2014 11:45:00 AM
The Wysox Concealed Carry Seminar I am sponsoring for Thursday, Oct. 9, has reached full seating capacity and reservations are now closed for that event.
Lauren Warner graduated Army ROTC Training
9/5/2014 10:00:00 AM
Lauren K. Warner, a student at State University of New York - Geneseo, N.Y., has graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officers' Training Corps) Leader Training Course at Fort Knox, Ky.
Wayne J. Barrett, age 69
9/5/2014 9:48:00 AM
Wayne J. Barrett, age 69, of Barrett Hill Road, Troy, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at home. He was born Dec.
Lockheed to Integrate Terrain Awareness System for Three Countries
9/3/2014 1:52:00 PM
Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training, Owego, New York, is being awarded $8,879,035 for delivery order 4001 against a previously issued Basic Ordering Agreement (N00019-14-G-0019) for non-recurring efforts for software modifications required for MH-60 Terrain Awareness Warning System (TAWS II) and Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast enhancements, including integration of the TAWS II software into the 2018 product line.
Concealed Carry Seminars Set for October
8/29/2014 9:38:00 AM
To better inform area gun owners regarding Pennsylvania’s gun laws, I will be holding two seminars regarding the right to carry concealed firearms and the Castle Doctrine.
PennDOT, Police Focused on Reducing Impaired Driving Crashes through Labor Day
8/28/2014 9:11:00 AM
Harrisburg – As part of the national enforcement initiative, "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over," PennDOT, state police and municipal police are focusing their efforts on reducing alcohol-and drug-related crashes through Labor Day.
Jese Sanchez has joined the US Army
8/27/2014 9:55:00 AM
Jese T. Sanchez has joined the United States Army under the Delayed Entry Program. The program gives young men and women the opportunity to delay entering active duty for up to one year.
Long-time extension educators endow animal science scholarship
8/26/2014 9:32:00 AM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Eugene and Carol Schurman, of Clymer, Pennsylvania, have given $50,000 to establish the Eugene and Carol Schurman Trustee Scholarship in the College of Agricultural Sciences.
Committee Holds Second Hearing to Discuss EPA’s Clean Energy Policy
8/25/2014 9:54:00 AM
WILKES-BARRE, PA – The state Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, chaired by Sen. Gene Yaw, R-23 and Sen.
William “Bill” Ransom III Community Service Award Fund Established
8/22/2014 12:07:00 PM
The Board of Directors of the Community Foundation for the Twin Tiers (CFTT) announces the newly established William “Bill” Ransom III Community Service Award Fund.
Sullivan County Fair Opens Next Week
8/22/2014 12:06:00 PM
The 163rd Sullivan County Fair opens Wednesday, Aug. 27, runs through Labor Day, Sept. 1, and showcases some of the very best agriculture and home goods from our local residents.
Penn College to Offer Computer Courses for Seniors
8/20/2014 9:55:00 AM
Adults 55 and older who want to learn more about using computers for fun may enroll in courses being offered at Pennsylvania College of Technology’s main campus in Williamsport.
Penn College at Wellsboro Offers Computer Classes
8/19/2014 9:48:00 AM
Pennsylvania College of Technology at Wellsboro, located in Wellsboro Area Senior High School, will offer several computer classes this fall.
Chief Warrant Officer Bart Callear graduated Army Advanced Leader Course
8/19/2014 9:46:00 AM
Army Chief Warrant Officer Bart C. Callear has graduated from the Army Advanced Leader Course at Fort Indiantown Gap, Pa.
Governor Corbett Announces Updated 12-Year Transportation Program
8/18/2014 11:49:00 AM
Gettysburg - Governor Tom Corbett announced today that the State Transportation Commission, building on the Act 89 transportation plan, has updated Pennsylvania’s 12-Year Transportation Program with a sizeable boost in much needed transportation improvements.
Help First Responders Help You
8/15/2014 10:00:00 AM
PennDOT created the Yellow Dot program to allow drivers to share written medical and personal information with first responders in the event of an emergency.
Dozens of Students to Serve on World Series Medical Team
8/14/2014 12:05:00 PM
Pennsylvania College of Technology students studying to become physician assistants, paramedics and dental hygienists are lending their hands and gaining valuable cultural and practical experience at the 2014 Little League Baseball World Series.
Airman Zachary Lepkoske graduated Basic Training
8/14/2014 12:04:00 PM
Air Force Airman Zachary L. Lepkoske graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.