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Landfill Collapse Leaves Worker Trapped

Landfill Collapse Leaves Worker Trapped

| February 9, 2017

ELK CO., Pa. (EYT) – A collapse at a landfill in Elk County has left a worker trapped.

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Wolf Administration Urges Public to Use Caution, Put Safety First for Travel

Wolf Administration Urges Public to Use Caution, Put Safety First for Travel

| February 9, 2017

HARRISBURG, Pa. – With widespread winter weather predicted for much of Pennsylvania and impacts to Thursday’s morning rush hour, Governor Tom Wolf reminds motorists to be mindful during winter weather conditions.

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Game Commission to Begin Recruiting Wildlife Conservation Officer Recruiting

| February 9, 2017

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Game Commission will begin recruiting the 31st class of Wildlife Conservation Officer Cadets at its Ross Leffler School of Conservation in Harrisburg.

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Governor Wolf Releases 2017-18 State Budget Proposal

Governor Wolf Releases 2017-18 State Budget Proposal

| February 8, 2017

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Could minimum wage workers in Pennsylvania really see a pay increase from $7.25 to $12 per hour?

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Coalition of 16 AG’s File Amicus Brief Supporting Washington’s Lawsuit Against Trump’s Executive Order

Coalition of 16 AG’s File Amicus Brief Supporting Washington’s Lawsuit Against Trump’s Executive Order

| February 7, 2017

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Yesterday, 16 Attorneys General announce the filing of an amicus brief in support of Washington and Minnesota in the federal lawsuit against the Trump Administration’s executive order on immigration.

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Pennsylvania Game Commission: Bear Harvest Ranks Fifth Highest Tally in State History

Pennsylvania Game Commission: Bear Harvest Ranks Fifth Highest Tally in State History

| February 7, 2017

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Since the Pennsylvania Game Commission began keeping records of statewide bear harvests in 1915, there has never been a more prolific period for Commonwealth black bear hunters.

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<span style='color: red'>UPDATE:</span> Missing Toddler Found Safe

UPDATE: Missing Toddler Found Safe

| February 6, 2017

COLUMBIA CO., Pa. (EYT) – According to Bloomsburg-based State Police, a two-year-old girl has been found safe after an Amber Alert was issued on Sunday night.

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The Medical Minute: Minimally Invasive Treatments for Structural Heart Disease

The Medical Minute: Minimally Invasive Treatments for Structural Heart Disease

| February 5, 2017

HERSHEY, Pa. – Heart disease comes in many forms. Although blockages in the arteries of the heart, also known as coronary artery disease, are the best known, there are many other diseases that may involve the actual structures inside the heart.

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PennDOT, Pennsylvania DUI Association Remind Football Fans to Celebrate the Super Bowl Responsibly

PennDOT, Pennsylvania DUI Association Remind Football Fans to Celebrate the Super Bowl Responsibly

| February 4, 2017

VENANGO CO., Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the Pennsylvania DUI Association remind residents to stay safe this Super Bowl weekend and not drive impaired.

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Punxsutawney Phil Predicts Six More Weeks of Winter

Punxsutawney Phil Predicts Six More Weeks of Winter

| February 3, 2017

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (EYT) – Punxsutawney Phil, the world’s most famous groundhog, saw his shadow on Thursday morning, predicting six more weeks of winter.

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