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Pennsylvania Localities Tap Swaps for Upfront Cash: Muni Credit
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:16:40 -0700

Pennsylvania municipalities are turning once again to the kinds of derivative deals that backfired during the credit crunch as the lure of upfront cash and the potential to cut costs prove too hard to resist.

State police to hold conference on results from drug, gun operation
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:13:52 -0700

HARRISBURG >> Pennsylvania State Police will be holding a press conference on Wednesday to discuss more about Operation Flood, an operation in Dauphin County.

Pittsburgh Man Claims $86.7 Million Mega Millions Jackpot
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:19:00 -0700

MIDDLETOWN, DAUPHIN COUNTY – A Pittsburgh man claimed an $86.7 million Mega Millions jackpot from May, the first jackpot-winning Mega Millions ticket sold by the Pennsylvania Lottery and fifth-largest prize awarded in the Lottery’s history. Carl Szott was presented with a ceremonial check for $86,755,350 by Lottery Executive Director Sil Lutkewitte Thursday. Szott had the only jackpot-winning ...

Investigation into 25-year-old missing person's case continues with new leads
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:01:28 -0700

Reported by: Kyle Rogers MILLERSBURG, DAUPHIN COUNTY -- Pennsylvania State Police and the Dauphin County District Attorney's Office continues to investigate a 25-year-old missing person's case and now a new tip has prompted investigators to plead for more information. ...

Police flood Dauphin County in three-day sweep
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:13:54 -0700

By: CBS 21 Web Staff HARRISBURG -- A three-day sting operation by police agencies in Dauphin County netted more than 400 violations and nearly two dozen arrests. The Pennsylvania State Police lead the string, which was called Operation Flood. ...

Stetler reargument denied
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 17:40:25 -0700

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has denied a request from former state Rep. Stephen Stetler to rehear argument in his public corruption conviction.

PerformCare to Host Much-Needed Symposium on Opioid Dependence, Treatment and Public Policy
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:08:44 -0700

PerformCare, a national full-service managed behavioral health care organization, will host "Crossroads: Converging Paths in Search of Sound Policy and Practice of Opioid Dependence Management" ...

Dauphin County reports first human case of West Nile Virus
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:32:18 -0700

Dauphin County is considered a high risk area after the county reported its first case of West Nile Virus. It’s the second known case this season in Pennsylvania. 31 mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile Virus in Dauphin County …

PA Lottery Cash 5 Ticket Worth $800,000 Sold in York County
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:20:00 -0700

MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $800,000 from the Tuesday, Aug. 26, drawing was sold at Newcomer's Candynut Shoppe, 1055 Baltimore St., Hanover, York County.The ticket correctly matched all five balls, 14-23-28-29-31, to win a prize of $800,000, less 25 percent federal withholding.The retailer will receive a ...

Did central Pa. woman record a UFO?
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:14:48 -0700

There is something of an intergalactic mystery unfolding in central Pennsylvania.