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Pa. Turnpike Commission Sends Pilot Bill After Emergency Landing

The pilot of a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing on Route 43 in August when a piece of the propeller came off. Now the pilot says he is being charged thousands of dollars to pay the cost of those who responded to the incident.

11/15/2013

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Lawmaker Wants To Increase Speed Limit On Pa. Turnpike

A local state lawmaker wants to increase the speed limit on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The House transportation committee has approved a bill that would allow the Turnpike Commission to raise the speed limit to 70 mph.

05/14/2012