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Natural gas takes a starring role in Pa. Senate's tax plan

Wednesday, 7/26/2017, at 11:24 PM

After years of battle, Gov. Tom Wolf and his allies win a severance tax on Marcellus Shale gas producers; consumers will be asked to pay more too.

Portion of Route 11 to close for 2 weeks during bridge replacement

Wednesday, 7/26/2017, at 8:21 PM

Demolition of an existing bridge and construction of a new structure will close a portion of Route 11 in Cumberland County for two weeks.

Yes, the funnel cloud last weekend in Lebanon County was a tornado

Wednesday, 7/26/2017, at 7:08 PM

The path of the tornado was only about a tenth of a mile long and about 25 yards wide, but it was a tornado, forecasters said.

'Troops shouldn't be forced to endure hours of transgender sensitivity classes'

Wednesday, 7/26/2017, at 9:18 PM

Amid the backlash against Donald Trump's ban on transgender people in the military, supporters believe he acted to save money and focus on the mission of war.

Cigarette lighter was cause of hospital gown catching fire: chief

Wednesday, 7/26/2017, at 5:51 PM
The woman, reported in critical but stable condition at Lehigh Valley Health Network Burn Center in Allentown, is a heavy smoker, he said he was told.