Magisterial district judges preside over traffic, civil, landlord-tenant and other summary level cases, in addition to serving as the court of initial jurisdiction for all serious criminal offenses, including homicide, which are first filed in the magisterial district courts.
COUDERSPORT — Eleven suspected drug dealers were arrested during a drug raid in Potter and McKean counties, according to a press release from Andy Watson, Potter County district attorney.
Pennsylvania State Police troopers arrested 330 people for driving under the influence during the four-day Christmas holiday from Dec. 22 through Dec. 25, 2018. The total represents an increase from the 243 DUI arrests made during the 2017 Christmas holiday driving period, which spanned three days.
Fallon Mae Davis, 21, of Morris is facing charges of murder in the third degree, involuntary manslaughter, homicide by vehicle and aggravated assault by vehicle.
Pennsylvania’s state budget took its first step this week toward what’s expected to be a relatively smooth passage when it was introduced and advanced by the House Appropriations Committee – but not without some harsh words from Democratic members upset by the omission of some of their priorities.
Pennsylvania finished 18th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.
Some time in the coming week, Pennsylvania lawmakers should put the finishing touches on a state budget for the fiscal year that runs from July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020.
The fate of the USMCA, the trade agreement negotiated between the United States, Canada and Mexico, was not going to be decided Thursday on the floor of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.
Senate committee backs bill to allow limited Sunday hunting
Following a win Tuesday, June 11, to start the week, the Mansfield Destroyers recorded three straight losses Wednesday through Friday, before closing out the second week of the New York Collegiate Baseball League season with two straight wins.
Part of the festivities for 78th Pennsylvania State Laurel Festival, was the annual Laurel Festival 10k Saturday, June 15.
The Mansfield Destroyers kicked off their inaugural season in the New York Collegiate Baseball League with an 8-5 victory over the Hornell Dodgers.
Family and friends cheered on the athletes at the Little League Day festivities at the Mark Whalen Memorial field in Elkland Saturday, June 8. The weather was perfect for baseball and softball…
The Insinger Performance Modifieds kicked off the feature events Saturday night. They ran a distance of 35-laps in memorial of George Williams. Russell Morseman and Brandon Martin set the firs…
If you’ve ever been a pet parent you know animals love to explore and taste just about everything in their path. Unfortunately, there are things at home that our furry friends shouldn’t eat. In fact, according to the ASPCA in 2018, the Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) received an average of 1,200 calls daily and assisted 266,554 animals.
Once again, millennials — anyone born between 1981 and 1996 — are in the news. This time, unbeknownst to them, it’s a plea for help.
According to the Oxford Dictionary, a boundary is defined as “a line that marks the limits of an area.” In more straightforward terms, it’s the line you clearly draw so that others know not to cross it. Boundaries are essential to healthy relationships, whether that’s among friends, within the workplace or in a romantic partnership.
Root canals and comedy clubs. It’s true that one is significantly more pleasant than the other, but they share the same goal: To put a smile on your face. There is another commonality. Both are among the patient services at Brockport Smiles, a dental office with a fresh approach to patient care and oral health.
What do Sigmund Freud, Prince, Janis Joplin and Pennsylvania-bred rapper Mac Miller all have in common? They all died from an opioid overdose.