Motorists Adjusting To State's New 70 MPH ZonesMotorists in Pennsylvania are adjusting after the decision was made to increase the speed limit on hundreds of miles of roads.
Pa. Turnpike, PennDOT Give Green Light To 70 MPH Speed Limit ExpansionOfficials announced Monday new stretches of the interstate network that will be posted with 70 mile per hour speed limits.
Turnpike Closure Postponed Due To Inclement WeatherA previously scheduled closure of I-76 will be postponed due to the inclement weather conditions.
Pennsylvania Turnpike Tolls To Increase By 6 Percent In 2016Motorists will have to dig a bit deeper next year to pay for travel on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
Turnpike Officials Apologizing After Fallen Officer’s Motorcade Hits Red TapeAs fellow officers were escorting the body of the fallen Ligonier Township police lieutenant to Carlow University on Tuesday for an autopsy, they hit a bit of a snag.
Gov. Wolf Urging Independent Boards To Ban Gifts To EmployeesGov. Tom Wolf is urging more than two dozen independent state commissions, authorities and other agencies to ban gifts to their employees.
Turnpike Prosecutions End With Convictions But No Jail TimeFor a prosecution that began with such a bang, as Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced the indictments -- “The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has been corrupted by improper political influence from its very own officials” -- it ends with plea deals and not a single official sentenced to jail time.
Turnpike Commission Issues Alert About EZ Pass ScamThere's a new scam alert for Pennsylvania Turnpike EZ Pass customers.
Turnpike Commission Approves Another Toll IncreaseTolls on the Pennsylvania Turnpike will increase in January for the seventh consecutive year.
Turnpike Commission Retiree Charged For Child PornA retired member of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has been charged by federal authorities in Pittsburgh with conspiring to create child pornography, and with sharing and receiving child pornography on his computer.
Turnpike Corruption Defendants Appear In CourtFive of the eight men charged earlier this year in an investigation of corruption at the Pennsylvania Turnpike are due in court for a preliminary hearing expected to last five days.
Pa. A.G. Accuses Turnpike Commission Of Awarding Contracts IllegallyIt's hard to drive on the Pennsylvania Turnpike without running into construction somewhere -- much of it needed. But in an 85-page presentment a grand jury has found that some turnpike commissioners, officials, and political leaders awarded contracts based on gifts, favors, and political contributions.