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Decison To Close Greensburg State Prison Caught Officials Off-Guard

The Corbett administration’s decision to close the state prison in Greensburg in just six months was made with no consultation with local elected officials.

01/17/2013

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Hempfield Tornado Victims Still Having Problems

A tornado hit Hempfield Township, Westmoreland County, exactly one year ago and some people are still reeling from its effects. Nearly 200 families were affected and some people are facing financial and legal difficulties.

03/23/2012

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New Bill Requires Workers To Prove Citizenship

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Contractors around the state will now have to prove electronically the citizenship of all their employees. Senate Bill 637 is sponsored by State Sen. Kim Ward of Hempfield in Westmoreland County. Ward […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/25/2011

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‘Free’ Ride Program To Methadone Clinics May Change

It’s been called “taxes for taxis.” The program uses your tax dollars to give recovering addicts rides to methadone clinics. However, new legislation could radically alter the way the program works and save taxpayers millions of dollars.

03/23/2011