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Pennsylvania Turnpike Tolls To Increase By 6 Percent In 2016

Motorists will have to dig a bit deeper next year to pay for travel on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

07/07/2015

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Turnpike Officials Apologizing After Fallen Officer’s Motorcade Hits Red Tape

As 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.

05/06/2015

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Turnpike Crash Kills Driver, Injures 3 Workers

Authorities say an early morning accident in a construction zone on the Pennsylvania Turnpike killed a driver and injured three construction workers.

05/02/2015

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New Storm Prompts Weather, Wind Chill, High Wind Advisories

Forecasters are warning Pennsylvania residents that another blast of winter weather could bring high winds and frigid temperatures.

02/14/2015

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Holiday Travelers Hit The Road Early In Anticipation Of Snow

The expected snow has already changed some people’s travel plans for Thanksgiving.

11/25/2014

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PennDOT: Parts Of I-80, I-380 To See Increase To 70 MPH

Speed limits on more than 100 miles of two interstates maintained by PennDOT will rise to 70 mph for the first time as part of a pilot program.

07/23/2014

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PennDOT, Turnpike Say No Orchestrated Delay In Implementing Speed Limit Increase

Vacationers and road trippers know all too well that Pennsylvania lacks the 70 mile per hour speed limit many other states have.

07/18/2014

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Work Underway For New Overpass Connecting Washington And Allegheny Counties

With a pounding relentless, the steel beams for the beltway bridge are being driven down to Washington County bedrock.

05/12/2014

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Tractor-Trailer Fire Closes Westbound Turnpike Lanes

A blazing truck fire has closed westbound lanes of the Turnpike near the city.

05/02/2014

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Woman Guilty In Porn Shared By Turnpike Worker

A woman has pleaded guilty to federal charges that she enticed a child to commit sex acts that she used to create child pornography that was eventually shared with a former Pennsylvania Turnpike employee.

04/03/2014

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Storm Brings Treacherous Road Conditions

In most areas, officials are calling for people to stay off the roads.

03/02/2014

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Pittsburgh Doctor Killed In Turnpike Crash

New details on a fatal, chain reaction crash on the Pennsylvania turnpike.

12/09/2013

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Corbett Signs Transportation Bill, Ushering In Higher Gas Taxes And 70 MPH Speed

On Monday morning, Gov. Tom Corbett signed the most expansive and expensive transportation funding bill in recent years promising major new investments.

11/25/2013

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Turnpike To Increase Tolls In January

Turnpike tolls are set to increase again starting next year.

07/29/2013

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Former Turnpike CEO To Learn Fate In Corruption Case

A judge is about to make a decision about which charges, if any, will be held for trial in a Pennsylvania Turnpike corruption case.

07/16/2013

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