Saturday snow: National Weather Service makes the argument for a winter storm watch

Saturday snow: National Weather Service makes the argument for a winter storm watch

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After bringing much moisture and flooding a cold front will interact with moisture in the Ohio valley and western Pennsylvania to move east and cause issues from main to Maryland. Winter storm will move through the Lehigh Valley later this weekend and…

Gov. Wolf proposes revised congressional redistricting map to Pennsylvania Supreme Court

Gov. Wolf proposes revised congressional redistricting map to Pennsylvania Supreme Court

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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf proposed an alternative version of a congressional district map to replace the gerrymandered political boundaries struck down last month by the state Supreme Court. The new proposal came late Thursday night after the Democratic governor vetoed a legislative…

Sam’s Club to offer free shipping for premium members

Sam’s Club to offer free shipping for premium members

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Walmart’s announced Sam’s Club is offering free shipping for premium members and simplifying its membership tiers. Starting Wednesday, the Walmart-owned warehouse club will give free shipping on online orders for Plus members on 95 percent of the items it sells. Free shipping…

Dems vie to win back blue-collar voters in Pa. races

Dems vie to win back blue-collar voters in Pa. races

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Pennsylvania’s pivotal House special election will give Democrats an early chance to see if they can win back the white, blue-collar voters who have drifted away from the party. President Trump carried the Pittsburgh-area 18th District by 20 percentage points in 2016,…

Trump proposes cutting all federal funds for NPR, PBS

Trump proposes cutting all federal funds for NPR, PBS

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The 2019 federal budget that the White House unveiled Monday again proposes cutting all federal funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which funnels money to NPR and PBS — a potential move that the CPB president quickly slammed. n a statement,…

Angry Republicans Tell Governor Wolf To Design The Voting District Map Himself

Angry Republicans Tell Governor Wolf To Design The Voting District Map Himself

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Governor Wolf has rejected the partisan, unconstitutional congressional map proposed to him by Republican legislative leaders. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports: “Gov. Tom Wolf rejected a congressional map that top Republican lawmakers had proposed, saying it remains a partisan gerrymander drawn to benefit…

Basics Of White House Infrastructure Bill Released

Basics Of White House Infrastructure Bill Released

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The White House will release the principles of President Donald Trump’s long-touted $1.5 trillion infrastructure proposal on Monday — a plan that leans on state and private investment as key, driving factors in financing the effort. The administration’s proposal is expected to…

Trump Infrastructure Plan Critical To Pennsylvania Bridge Safety

Trump Infrastructure Plan Critical To Pennsylvania Bridge Safety

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The overall numbers are daunting  and have been for years: Pennsylvania has the second highest number of structurally deficient bridges in the country (4,173) and the fifth highest percent of bridges in that category (18.3 percent). In some cases bridge closures in…

Feds, gun group offer $5K reward for info on Trop Gun Shop burglary

Feds, gun group offer $5K reward for info on Trop Gun Shop burglary

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With gun theft on the rise government  investigators and the firearms industry’s trade group are offering a $5,000 reward for information on the theft of 17 handguns from a midstate gun shop. Gun theft counts for more than 1,150 property reports in…

PENNDOT Reminds Residents of Pennsylvania How To Survive The Never Ending Winter

PENNDOT Reminds Residents of Pennsylvania How To Survive The Never Ending Winter

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By Russel Wheat SNN Stringer Harrisburg    Pennsylvanians don’t need the Farmers’ Almanac to know that we’ll likely see snow at some point every winter. It’s something PennDOT prepares for all year long. We’ve got salt piles to stock and snow plows…

Mark Longhetti Behind Governor Wolfs Budget Plan But Hetes 5 Things You NeedTo Know

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On February 6, Governor Wolf laid out his plan for the 2018-19 Pennsylvania state budget. Here are the five things you need to know: 1) Spending Increase Exceeds Taxpayer Protection Act Limit Gov. Wolf proposed a $33.0 billion General Fund Budget. This…