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Terminally ill Pennsylvanians have a right to death with dignity | By Sen. Daylin Leach

Wolf’s plan gaining support

State representative seeks to repeal antiquated measures, including 1913’s Female Labor Law

Of Harrisburg’s push to punish the poor | John Baer

The PA. Statehouse is not the setting for a sermon | Editorial

Borowicz’s Divisiveness Undermines Key Causes | Opinion


If convicted, Robert Bowers could face death penalty — but not necessarily execution

Police: Counterfeiters nabbed in W-B Twp.

Woman gunned down at Wawa with assault rifle is victim of domestic violence: Pa. cops

How can you protect yourself online? Pa. ranks among worst for cybercrime


Scranton School Board to take funding issue to parents, lawmakers

The verdict is in: Holy Cross clinches mock trial state championship

Leechburg Area OKs Gilpin temporary property tax break

Derrick Morgan sponsors curriculum program at Caln Elementary

Health Care

The philosophy of Reading Hospital’s new CEO: ‘Never be satisfied’

Local News

Luzerne County DA weighs in on first-time offender program expansion

Lending a helping hand

Councilman Vough presents story of drug recovery

New tool shows how river would flood in our area

MONDAY UPDATE: Senior judge appointed to oversee two former prison guard trials

Forty Fort to take over county-owned sports complex

Effort on to bring historic mine lokie back to area

Queer NEPA to host meetups over coffee

West Hazleton child care facility honored

2 Luzerne groups receive grants for new program

Westmoreland County’s longest-serving public defender keeps giving clients his all

Hempfield officials look to improve fire department ratings ahead of insurance assessment

Berks County organization to open 10th group home for veterans in need

Reading teen marks 1,000 service hours in mission to help disadvantaged children

Officials break ground for Lions Pride Park in Warrington

She served as an election poll worker for 79 years and is being mourned as ‘one of the great moral leaders’

Steve Chronister breaks silence a year after calling cops on 5 black women at golf course

Hazardous waste collections coming to two sites in Chester County


Fetterman’s ‘listening tour’ on recreational pot stops at PSU Beaver

Lt. Gov. John Fetterman hears mostly pros, some cons on legalizing marijuana in Pa.

National News

Suburban Phoenix officers raided a home to get an unvaccinated, feverish child

No right to bump stocks


DA Larry Krasner pitched judges on ending Philly’s addiction to probation. Will they go along with it?

Feds’ case against reputed mobster Philip Narducci hinges on S. Philly barber with alleged ties to Mideast terror group–20190330.html

Union and administration at Community College of Philadelphia fail to reach agreement after meeting

Philly school board seeks your input on budget process. Here’s how to help | Opinion

One year away from the 2020 Census, states and towns make the case for filling out those forms


Project to rebuild part of Bigelow Boulevard on Pitt campus could begin this fall

State News

We’ve got an unfunded federal mandate to fix stormwater, what now?

After the Civil War, African-Americans made a sleepy Pa. borough home; can its rich history be saved?

The Rundown: Fetterman’s marijuana listening tour coming to Berks County

Poll: Pennsylvanians’ concerns about climate change are increasing

Commission rethinks CWD approach

DVRPC awards $3.6 million in trail grants

Which Pa. county has the highest rate of drunken-driving fatal crashes?


Long-awaited Route 356 project begins in Allegheny Township; little disruption expected

Road crews prepare for their annual spring fixing of potholes

How high will Pa. Turnpike fares go? (And other numbers you should know)


Can you hear them?: Bob Casey and Pat Toomey, your constituents are talking