Sen. Kim Ward

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Wolf Signs First Bill, Extends Deadline For Death Benefits

Nearly four months since he took office, Gov. Tom Wolf has signed his first bill.

05/13/2015

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Get Marty: New Law Gives Death Benefits To Families Of Campus Officers Who Die On Duty

A local woman came to KDKA’s Get Marty months ago hoping to get death benefits for her husband, who was the police chief on a local college campus.

05/06/2015

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Get Marty: Pa. Sen. Working To Get Death Benefits For Campus Officers’ Families

The wife of a local police chief who died in the line of duty reached out to Get Marty for help.

02/17/2015

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Proposed Bill Would Set Up Prescription Drug Monitoring System In Pa.

GREENSBURG (KDKA) — As overdose deaths from prescription drug abuse skyrocket, Westmoreland County leaders are urging the state House of Representatives to pass new legislation. The year hasn’t even reached the halfway mark, and so […]

06/12/2014

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Jeannette Officials Hoping For Funding To Raze Monsour Medical Center

It’s been an alleged hangout for drug dealers, drug users, arsonists and squatters; but soon, if funding from the state comes through, the old Monsour Medical Center in Jeannette may become a memory.

01/23/2014