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Lawmaker pushes to eliminate state constables

Uncertainty shadows Pennsylvania’s debate over nuclear power

Sunday hunting measure advances, but some groups oppose it

Metcalfe’s exit as key committee chairman fuels optimism among redistricting reform supporters

State Rep. Wendy Ullman hears from residents on roads, environment

Time for Pennsylvania politicians to stop rigging elections | Editorial

Tie pension to conduct

State Rep. Bernstine’s bill would secure an additional $2 million for McGuire school


Marriott workers’ class-action says inconsistent schedules and credit union loans are a predatory mix

A year after Parkland, Dick’s Sporting Goods is giving even less space to the gun rack

Two Luzerne County Walmart stores receive assessment reductions

Ski resorts see sunny skies as they hit Presidents Day groove

GE Transportation-Wabtec merger brings hope for fresh start


School threat system fields thousands of tips in first month

More Berks schools moving to armed security–security

Freeport Area School Board must find way to close $1.5M gap

Claims against Pa. school over teen’s disappearance dismissed

Teacher strikes are about power, not students | Opinion

Temple to offer new scholarship to help students graduate

Can you teach students to be happy? Colleges are trying.

Parents of victim in Penn State hazing death speak out about ritualized drinking

Drexel’s student newspaper disappeared for a week. Then, a rush of donations brought it back to life.

Switching gears to the booming field of nursing

Editorial: Trustees’ ongoing gripes do Penn State no good

How much money did the 2019 Penn State Thon raise?

Health Care

Thanks for nothing: Silent on UPMC, federal official wasted our time

As UPMC and Highmark split, patients agonize over having to switch doctors

Local News

Luzerne County Councilman Urban unclear on re-election plans

Three under 30 running for county council

Court fight continues over eminent domain issue in Nanticoke

New manager of Lackawanna State Park Complex: ‘Like being mayor of a small town’

In tax appeal on Electric City garage, school district wants to do own appraisal

MONDAY UPDATE: Efforts underway to save Wayne County dam

Mahanoy City to request Schuylkill put home rule question on ballot

Frackville project moving toward ’20 opening

Razing once-grand Belvedere Hotel along Route 66 proves to be problematic, costly

‘Jericho’ marches to protest lack of local labor used on new federal courthouse project

DEP: Centralia sinkhole unrelated to underground fire

County commissioner wants to review right-to-know requests

Steve Chronister explores run for office, but still won’t address Grandview incident

National News

The latest Smollett developments leave some baffled and others outraged

National briefs: Fla. student charged after refusing to recite Pledge of Allegiance


‘Old-school’ Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney deleted years’ worth of cell phone text messages

Philly narcotics cops turned suspects into off-the-books confidential informants. Now, defense lawyers want to know more.


Census Bureau counting on local job applicants to apply soon

Keep the subsidy: Government facilities should treat everyone the same

Pittsburgh Regional Alliance president stepping down

State News

Pennsylvania now requires state buildings to provide rooms for nursing moms


Repairs to Route 92 in Exeter will take weeks

Clydesdale Bus Lines will begin filling void left by Bieber

State police and PennDOT urge drivers to review new traffic safety laws


Ex-FBI official McCabe says a ‘crime may have been committed’ by Trump

White House defends Trump’s emergency declarations amid lawsuits, political battles