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  1. Penn State Urges Legislators to Pass Funding BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | Statecollege.com

    Penn State issued another statement on the ongoing Pennsylvania state budget impasse Wednesday night, urging the state House of Representatives to "pass the university's funding bill and send it on to Governor Tom Wolf to 'at least provide us with some assurance that we will be funded this year.' " The state budget is scheduled to pass every year before the new fiscal year begins on July 1. While it's not uncommon for legislators to miss the deadline, an impasse lasting this long can have drastic effects for state-related institutions like Penn State, which depend on the state budget for appropriations funding.

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  2. Barron Asks Penn Staters to Contact Legislators as State Budget Impasse ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Statecollege.com

    In the midst of a Pennsylvania state budget impasse , Penn State President Eric Barron wrote a letter published on Tuesday urging Pennsylvania residents in the Penn State community to contact legislators. The state passed a partial spending bill in July, but did not pass a revenue bill or non-preferred appropriations, which include funding for state-related universities.

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  3. Police Say Man Stole Car, Illegally Entered ApartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Statecollege.com

    A Dauphin County man is facing felony and misdemeanor charges after allegedly stealing a car, driving it to State College and trespassing at two apartments. Patrick J. Clegg, 39, of Oberlin, was charged on Sunday with felony counts of theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property and criminal trespass and misdemeanor counts of theft from a motor vehicle and possession of a controlled substance.

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  4. Ahead of Penn State-Pitt Game, University Leaders Team Up to Tout ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    Penn State and Pitt will face off at Beaver Stadium on Saturday, a once storied rivalry that's been renewed, albeit briefly, with some intensity. As fans well know, Pitt escaped with a 42-39 win last year, and the No.

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  5. 'Community Treasure' Anita Ditz Retiring from Schlow LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    Anita Ditz will retire on Sept. 8 after 34 years as head of children's services at Schlow Centre Region Library.

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  6. Farm Show Milkshakes Coming to Penn State Football GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    After Penn State Berkey Creamery announced earlier this month it will be selling pints of its ice cream at Beaver Stadium concession stands this fall, another popular Pennsylvania dairy treat will be available on Nittany Lion game days as well. The Pennsylvania Dairymen's Association will begin selling its popular Pennsylvania Farm Show milkshakes at a booth in the Fan Festival area along Curtin Road during Penn State home games.

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  7. HOPE Initiative Schedules Candlelight VigilRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    The Centre County HOPE Initiative is sponsoring a candlelight remembrance vigil from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, at Talleyrand Park, 320 W. High St. in Bellefonte.

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  8. South Hills School Honors Alumna with Online GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    The Kari Lynn Schlegel Memorial Gallery is named in memory of Kari Schlegel, a lifelong Bellefonte resident and 2012 graduate of the Graphic Arts program at South Hills. South Hills School of Business and Technology has launched the Kari L. Schlegel Memorial Gallery as part of the school's website .

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  9. Parks Miller Faces Disciplinary HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    The Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania has scheduled the hearing for Nov. 29 at the Pennsylvania Judicial Center in Harrisburg. According to the board's online records a petition for discipline was filed on Feb. 22. he Office of Disciplinary Counsel filed the petition for the board to consider if Parks Miller committed misconduct in sending text messages to judges about cases without informing defense attorneys involved and in creating fake Facebook profiles to see what defendants posted on the site.

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  10. Wolf Talks Investment, Opportunities and Penn State at Ag Progress DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    Gov. Tom Wolf speaks at Penn State's Ag Progress Days on Wednesday, Aug. 16. Photo by Geoff Rushton/StateCollege.com Pennsylvania's agricultural industry is in the midst of "extraordinary times," and Penn State will play a key role in helping it to seize opportunities and overcome challenges, Gov. Tom Wolf said on Wednesday. Wolf visited Penn State's Ag Progress Days in Rock Springs, where he was joined by university President Eric Barron, College of Agricultural Sciences Dean Rick Roush and state Secretary of Agricultural Russell Redding, all of whom addressed a luncheon for government and industry leaders.

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  11. Gambling Expansion Could Bring Casino to State College AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    Casino and gaming expansions are at the heart of budget and funding talks between Pennsylvania's branches of government. Some lawmakers hope to use gambling expansion in the state as a source of revenue for the $32 billion state budget that was passed June 30, but without a plan to pay for it.

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  12. Penn State Plans Tuition IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    The Penn State Board of Trustees Committee on Finance, Business and Capital Planning meets at Penn State Harrisburg on Thursday, July 20. Photo: Geoff Rushton/StateCollege.com Students at Penn State's University Park campus, along with other campuses, will see a tuition increase for the coming academic year. The Penn State Board of Trustees Finance, Business and Capital Committee on Thursday morning recommended approval of a budget and tuition plan for 2017-18.

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  13. Penn State Trustees to Set Tuition, Elect Board LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    Penn State's Board of Trustees will meet Thursday and Friday at the university's Harrisburg campus, where they will vote on an operating budget and tuition rates for 2017-18 and elect board officers for the coming year, among other action items. That came after Penn State received a 2.4 percent increase in state appropriations for 2016-17.

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  14. Potters Mills Road Project to Begin Next SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    A line of cars waits to turn onto Route 322 from Route 144. Work to build a new interchange and local roads in the area will begin in spring 2018.

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  15. Centre Wildlife Saves Ailing Tundra SwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    In early June, a weak, starved and ailing swan landed in the grass near a business on East College Avenue. Far from its usual summer home in northern Canada, this lone bird, a tundra swan, had fallen behind its flock of travel companions.

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  16. Bellator Eyeing Phil Davis And Ed Ruth Return To Penn State For MMA EventRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    MMA fighting might be making its way to the Bryce Jordan Center this fall and two former Nittany Lions would be on the card if it does. First reported by Brett Okamoto of ESPN, Bellator President Scott Coker says that the MMA franchise is currently in talks with Penn State about doing an event that would feature former Nittany Lions Phil Davis and Ed Ruth, both currently on the Bellator roster.

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  17. Former Penn State Kicker Sam Ficken Earns Saints Minicamp InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    Former Penn State kicker Sam Ficken will be spending May 12-14 at the New Orleans Saints' minicamp as he continues to work to break through into the NFL, according to Lions247 reporter Sean Fitz . Ficken spent the last NFL preseason with the Jacksonville Jaguars , getting cut just before the start of the season.

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  18. Centre County Looks to Save Through Energy ConservationRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    Centre County is always looking for ways to save money, and the local planning office may have found another way to keep a few extra dollars in local coffers. County controller Chuck Witmer and Centre County planning director Bob Jacobs visited the Centre County Board of Commissioners on April 25 to open a request for qualification proposals for energy conservation services at the seven county-owned facilities.

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  19. Sentencing Scheduled for Curley, Schultz and SpanierRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    A sentencing date has been scheduled for the three former Penn State administrators convicted in March of child endangerment for their handling of a report about Jerry Sandusky. Each will be sentenced on the morning of Friday, June 2 at the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, according to orders signed on Wednesday by specially presiding Judge John Boccabella.

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  20. Petrick Looks Back on Time with Patton Township PoliceRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    After 22 years with the department, including the last 15 as chief, Patton Township Police Chief John Petrick will be moving on to a new position with Penn State Police and Public Safety. e hopes to have a new chief in place in 90 to 120 days.

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