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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is located in Dauphin County. Zip codes in Harrisburg, PA include 17109, 17106, and 17125. The median home price in Harrisburg is $72,900 which is roughly $48/per square foot. More Harrisburg information.

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Local news for Harrisburg, PA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | PennLive.com

Rooms of power in the Capitol

This is the historic courtroom used when the Supreme Court sits in Harrisburg. There is plenty of artwork for the justices to admire when arguments get mundane.

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13 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Bill may boost efficiency, slow government process

The Commonwealth Financing Authority is a little-known state agency that doles out millions of dollars for transportation, energy and water and sewer projects and decides how to distribute the annual local share of slot revenue from Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs and Mount Airy Casino Resort to municipalities, businesses and institutions across Northeastern Pennsylvania. The authority wields a lot of power, a fact underscored by the large contingent of Harrisburg lobbyists that attend its meetings.

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17 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Gambling money not going where is should

I have read several articles in your paper about gambling money going for municipal projects. When the bill was first produced it was supposed to be set up that 50 percent would go for property tax reduction and eventually 100 percent of the property tax eliminated.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

PennLive.com

Harrisburg shooting victim was a father of one and was expecting a second child when he was killed

Timothy Farner, of Buckthorn Street in Harrisburg, arranges objects left in a memorial for his slain cousin, 23-year-old Charles Tate. Police said Tate was found wounded in the 300 block of South 14th Street around 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

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PennLive.com

Harrisburg police investigating fatal Saturday morning shooting

Officers were called to the 300 block of South 14th Street at about 2:30 a.m. for a report of shots fired and found a man on the street with a gunshot wound, police said. Tate was transported to the Harrisburg Hospital, where he died, police said.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

GantDaily.com

Listening Session to be held on EPA Proposal to Lower Emissions from Existing Power Plants

The Department of Environmental Protection will hold a listening session to obtain public input on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposed carbon pollution emission guidelines for existing fossil fuel-fired power plants and the proposed standards for modified and reconstructed units on Sept. 25. The listening session is being held prior to the finalization of the department's official comments to EPA on the proposed guidelines and standards.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Development corporation honors Pat Fleagle, local businesses

GREENCASTLE >> Franklin County Area Development Corp. honored a former state lawmaker and two homegrown businesses for their economic and civic contributions. Pat Fleagle, who served in the state House for 18 years, was presented with the development corporation's Zane A. Miller Award.

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AccuWeather.com

Harrisburg: Sunshine to Follow a Cool Rain This Weekend

As cooler air continues to push into the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, area this weekend, a dose of rain from Saturday will be followed by some sunshine on Sunday. There is the potential for the coolest weather since the spring, during both the daytime and nighttime spanning the weekend.

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ABC 27

Police investigate large fight at funeral home

Police are investigating an incident where several people were involved in a large fight at a York County funeral home. Carroll Township police said they responded to the funeral home in the first block of North Chestnut Street in Dillsburg for a large fight in progress Tuesday evening.

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York Dispatch

Alleged York County child molester now also charged in federal court

A Manchester Township man already imprisoned on York County charges including child molestation and child pornography is also facing federal charges for some of the same alleged offenses. Daniel Thomas Curran Jr., 41, no street address provided, has been in York County Prison since September 2013 on $250,000 bail for numerous charges filed by Northern York County Regional Police, according to court records.

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The Citizens' Voice

Harrisburg attorney files lawsuit against Pa. Supreme Court

A Harrisburg attorney has sued the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and others, charging that the entire Pennsylvania judicial system violates the United States Constitution. Andy Ostrowski, the Democratic candidate opposing incumbent Republican U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta in Pennsylvania's 11th Congressional District, filed the lawsuit on Sept.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

PennLive.com

Upstate Routes 11/15 project to be economic 'game changer,' economist says

An economic "game changer" is the how an economist views the Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway that will take state routes 11/15 traffic out of places like Hummels Wharf, Shamokin Dam and Lewisburg. There are short- and long-term benefits that extend beyond the 12.4-mile construction area, Anirban Basu, CEO and chief economist of Sage Policy Group of Baltimore, said in an interview Thursday before he spoke to the Greater Susquehanna Valley Chamber of Commerce.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Woman makes multiple pleas in pedestrian accident

CHAMBERSBURG >> Stephanie Ann Osterman, 31, made multiple pleas during a mandatory arraignment hearing on Wednesday afternoon. One plea was related to a pedestrian accident in which she was the driver.

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WPMT-TV York

Additional theft charge filed against former Harrisburg city treasurer

Harrisburg's former city treasurer John Campbell is facing an additional theft charge after he was accused of stealing $2,750 from the Capital Region Stonewall Democrats. According to court documents, Campbell, 26, served as treasurer of the organization for three years until he resigned on Sept.

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PennLive.com

Throwback Thursday: Remember the Coventry and its nouvelle food and lavish decorations?

In fact, those who took a seat inside the tiny French special occasion restaurant could only do so by reserving a table. There was no walk-in business.

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WPMT-TV York

Harrisburg a Asylum Runa scaring people while supporting great cause

If you're looking for a good scare this Halloween season, look no further. The Asylum Run in Harrisburg is back and organizers say this year, the attractions are bigger and better than before.

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The Daily Republic

A young friend's first 'trip of a lifetime'

Sometimes it takes the view of life through the eyes of a young person to remind old guys that there are many levels of truth. It just depends on one's perspective, shaped by our life experiences.

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WHP-AM Harrisburg

FAQ

How do I call and get on-the-air? Simple! Call us at 540-0580 during one of our local shows I want to contact Rush! How can I call or email him? Here are the numbers for our national shows. If you want to send them an email, just click on their name.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

WHP-AM Harrisburg

WHP History

It's hard to believe that WHP Talk Radio 580 has been on the air for over 80 years now. You tune in the station day in and day out for the latest news, traffic, and weather, but do you know the story behind the station? Our station wasn't always at 580 AM, nor was it always called WHP.

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WPMT-TV York

Police: Harrisburg man arrested for multiple armed robberies in Cumberland County

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. - A Harrisburg man accused of committing multiple armed robberies at businesses throughout Cumberland County last month has been arrested, police said.

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