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PennFuture: Lifting of leasing moratorium removes protections on Pennsylvania's natural resources

April 17, 2014

True cost to our public lands still unknown

(Harrisburg — February 4, 2014) — The 2014-2015 budget proposed today by Governor Tom Corbett factors in $75 million in drilling revenue to be accrued via the lifting of a moratorium on further leasing of state park and forest lands for gas development. more»

Share Your PASA Conference Experiences!

February 4, 2014

Attending our Farming for the Future Conference this week?
Help us share information & experiences with those who aren't able to be there!
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Bellefonte Man killed in Highway Accident

10 weeks 2 days ago

Clinton County Coroner Zach Hanna reported 2-2-2014 that a vehicle accident on on Route 220 Southbound, near mile marker 118, took the life of 70 year old Bellefonte resident H. I. Haranin. more»

Police report various incidents

10 weeks 3 days ago

Pennsylvania State Police Department Montoursville reported the following incidents:

Aug. 17 to Jan. 26, Police reported that money was stolen from the Roger Magargle Benefit Fund. This incident is currently under investigation.  more»

My First SLC

February 1, 2014

Hello PA 4-H! more»

Police report various incidents

10 weeks 5 days ago

Pennsylvania State Police Montoursville reported the following incidents: more»

2 dead from Carbon Monoxide in Bloomingrove Rd Garage

10 weeks 5 days ago

Lycoming Coroner Charles E. Kiessling Jr., has confirmed that Salina Johnson, 40 years of age, and Keith Payton, also 40 years old, were found dead in a garage on Bloomingrove Rd.  Both died of Carbon Monoxide Toxicity. more»

The Pennsylvania State Leadership Conference Experience!

February 1, 2014

Hello Pennsylvania 4-H! It's that time of the month again! So, I always have a difficult time trying to think about what to write and how to write it. This month it's not so difficult for me. I have all of the State Leadership Conference to talk about!
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"Flappy bird lifestyle"

February 1, 2014

How many of you have heard of the new game thats taking the nation by storm? Well if you haven't go download It right now! Flappy bird is a very addicting, nerve challenging, and reaction game. Once you start you won't be able to put game down! more»

December madness

February 1, 2014

Wow talk about busy! Planning for SLC, getting things around for farm show and even christmas!! So as you all know slc is fastly approaching and we have some pretty cool stuff planned! I don't wanna give anything away but I will tell you it's gonna be a huge success and your not gonna wanna miss this one. more»

I'm a Super 4-Her

January 31, 2014

Hey PA 4-H! more»

January time for meeting new people

January 31, 2014

The month of January has been an action packed month starting out with Farm show. I had a blast like I normally do at farm show but this year was different. This year I had more fun than ever. I got to meet multiple people during the week, I had such a great time. The memories will last a life time. more»

Brrrr. A Winter Update

January 31, 2014

Hey Everyone!

January came and went and man was it a blast of cold air! The local temperatures in Franklin County frequently dipped below zero over the last month and I have got to say that I can't wait for warmer weather! This month was, despite the cold, incredible! Between Farm Show, SLC and Midterms, it was absolutely crazy as well! more»

Senator Scarnati to Hold School Safety Grant Announcement Event on February 6th

January 31, 2014

A School Safety Grant Announcement Event will be held on February 6th at Central Mountain High School in Clinton County,according to Senator Joe Scarnati (R-25). more»

Where did January Go??

January 31, 2014

Hey PA 4-H!
January has be an amazing month to be a 4-Her in the Keystone State!!!  I haven't been home a single weekend this month!  I'm so grateful for my family for taking care of the livestock to make this possible. more»

Time Flies When Your Having Fun

January 30, 2014

What a month! I rang in the new year with family and friends then jetted off to Farm Show for the time of my life.  Not to mention banged out the State Leadership Conference with my amazing state council team.  Now telling you about this would be pages and pages of me rambling on about the most fantastic couple weeks of my life.  Instead, I'm just going to show you! more»

Police investigate drug ring

11 weeks 3 hours ago

According to police, a group of college students studying in Wiliamsport had pounds of marijuana shipped from sources in California, Arizona and Oregon via the US mail. Packages of marijuana were shipped to various locations in Lycoming and Montour County. Money was shiopped back to the marijuana sources. more»

Juvenile reported missing

11 weeks 1 day ago

Pennsylvania State Police reported that Alexander Bob, 14, has gone missing. Bob was last seen at the Walnut Street Christian School Jan. 29 at 12:12 p.m. Bob was seen leaving the building.  more»

Yaw Announces $106,000 Grant to Upgrade Routes 14/414 Traffic Signal

January 30, 2014

HARRISBURG – State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) today announced the awarding of a $106,000 state grant to upgrade the traffic signal at Route 14 and Route 414 in Canton Borough, Bradford County. more»

Get in PASA's Pennsylvania CSA Guide!

January 30, 2014

PASA plans to publish a new Pennsylvania CSA Guide to promote our members and Buy Fresh Buy Local® partners who offer Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs.

Please submit your listing here by February 17th!

Exciting Month!!

January 29, 2014

Hi everybody! It's your State Council Report again! This month was really fun and exciting the State Council. At the begining of the January the State Council and I attended the Farm Show. We attended the social hour with alot of people like Royalties, FFA, and a lot of people that were involve in Agiculture. more»

Dream Big!!

January 29, 2014

“If your dreams don’t scare you, they aren’t big enough”

Hey there Pennsylvania 4-H! Before I get started, I would like to take a quick poll. How many of you have a Facebook? Raise your hands. Yes, even you in the blue jeans….. Ok thanks, it looks like a lot of you do! more»

Bipartisan Farm Bill Advances to Final Stages; Thompson Lauds Economic Benefit of Measure for Pennsylvania

January 29, 2014

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Agricultural Act of 2014, a five-year Farm Bill reauthorization, by a vote of 251-166.  The bill was produced by the House-Senate conference committee that was charged with resolving differences between the House and Senate-passed Farm Bills. U.S. more»

House passes FARRM Act, provides certainty for America’s farmers

January 29, 2014

For Immediate Release
January 29, 2014

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Conference Report to H.R. 2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 (FARRM Act).  The legislation includes $16.6 billion in net savings and provides long term stability for our nation’s agriculture industry. more»

Statement of Pennsylvania coalition of environmental, faith, parent groups on State of the Union address

April 17, 2014

President Obama is praised for commitment to clean up power plants

(Harrisburg — January 29, 2014) — A coalition of Pennsylvania environmental and progressive groups, committed to implementing carbon pollution standards for power plants, released the following statement after President Obama’s State of the Union address: more»

It's Going So Fast!

January 29, 2014

Hey Everybody!
I can't believe that it's almost February! This year has flown by! We just had SLC, and it was a blast! I met so many 4-H'ers from all over the state, and they were all so enthusiastic about 4-H; it was great! But I really can't get over how fast everything has happened. It seems as if just yesterday we were being sworn into office! And now the year is almost over.  more»

Thompson Reacts to President's State of the Union Address

January 29, 2014

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, tonight released the following statement in response to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address. more»

Marino reaction to State of the Union address

January 28, 2014

For Immediate Release
January 28, 2014

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Tom Marino (PA-10) released the following statement after President Obama delivered his State of the Union address: more»

PA House Leaders Admonish Academic Bigotry

January 28, 2014

HARRISBURG – Bigotry is wrong and cannot be tolerated is the message Pennsylvania House Leaders are sending today with the introduction of a resolution condemning the Academic Studies Association (ASA) boycott against the State of Israel, House Majority Leader, Rep. Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny County) announced today.

Police report various incidents

11 weeks 2 days ago

Pennsylvania State Police Montoursville reported the following incidents:

4 to 5 p.m. Dec. 23, Police reported that Earl Parker, of Williamsport, was working at Denny's restaurant when his debit card was utilized to make two purchases at Hoss's and Tobacco Outlet. Anyone with information about the actor is asked to contact PSP Montoursville at 570-368-5700. more»

Presenters Sought - Certified Naturally Grown Gathering of the Farmers

January 28, 2014

Our partners at Certified Naturally Grown (CNG) are ooking for people in Pennsylvania and surrounding states who would be interested in presenting at their upcoming Gathering of the Farmers to take place on Saturday, March 8th in Chambersburg, PA. more»

Wmspt Police Capt Miller's statement from this morning's press conference

11 weeks 2 days ago

Capt. Timothy Miller's statement from this morning's conference

Statement prepared by Captain Miller

As I have stated from the beginning we have the utmost respect for the Pennsylvania State Police’ efforts and professionalism throughout this investigation. more»

Police investigate Campbell Street shooting

11 weeks 2 days ago

Williamsport Police are investigating a shooting that took place around 11:15 p.m. Jan. 27 at 733 Campbell St., Apartment 1. 

Allegedly, possibly 3 unknown actors, forced entry into the kitchen door. Maurice Blagman confronted the actors at the door and was shot in the abdomen. Blagman then jumped through a bedroom window and ran to the hospital in his underwear.  more»

Wmspt Police Chief Foresman’s Statement about fatal accident involving a Wmpt Police Officer

11 weeks 2 days ago

Chief Foresman’s Statement

This is probably the most difficult situation I have had to deal with during my time as Chief of Police.  I did not comment up to this point due to not having all the facts and there being an ongoing investigation. more»

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