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  1. Man rams cop car with motorcycle, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The York Daily Record

    Pennsylvania State Police are asking for help in identifying a man who allegedly rammed a police cruiser with his motorcycle and then sped off earlier this month in Dauphin County, according to a news release. About 9 p.m,.

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  2. A catfish to remember: A day in the life of the Susquehanna's Catfish QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The York Daily Record

    Jaime Hughes of Mechanicsburg drives to a favorite fishing spot on Mad Catter, her charter boat, on the Susquehanna River in Marietta recently. Hughes runs and owns Breakline Charters which specializes in catfishing on the Susquehanna River.

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  3. Sen. Scott Wagner's lessons from the 'sausage factory' of HarrisburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The York Daily Record

    Sixteen months after York County voters sent Scott Wagner to the state Senate as a write-in candidate in a special election, the Spring Garden Republican said he now has intimate knowledge of the "sausage factory" that is Harrisburg politics. Wagner came prepared, with binders and handouts of charts, articles and figures that underline his vision for cleaning up the finances of state administration when he appeared for a York Daily Record/Sunday News editorial board interview Monday afternoon.

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  4. Former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed serves as a cautionary taleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | The York Daily Record

    Former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed arrives outside court for his preliminary arraignment at District Judge William Wenner's offices in Lower Paxton Township on Tuesday. Former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed's museum quests always seemed a little bit nutty.

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  5. Ollie's stock begins trading on NASDAQ exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The York Daily Record

    Shares of southcentral Pennsylvania-based discount retailer Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings began trading Thursday on the NASDAQ Global Market exchange under the ticker symbol "OLLI." The Harrisburg-based retailer retailer's stock debuted Thursday morning at $16 a share.

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  6. Stephen Reed investigation spreads to GettysburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The York Daily Record

    Former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed walked into Gettysburg Militaria and Antiques in May with hundreds of items, ranging from the Civil War-era artifacts to Egyptian antiques, says store owner Craig Carroll, according to a PennLive report. Carroll said he didn't buy anything from Reed, and said half of the items Reed had were not authentic.

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  7. Speed cameras could watch over highway work zones in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The York Daily Record

    They're exploring a five-year pilot program that would place speed cameras in active interstate work zones, saying it will improve safety as a $2.3 billion transportation funding law puts more construction crews on the highway at a time when drivers have more technology than ever to distract them. Speed-camera violations would bring a $100 citation, but result in no points on a motorist's driving record.

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  8. Lancaster cabaret to benefit vandalized Harrisburg theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The York Daily Record

    The cast of Servant Stage Company's current production of "Forever Plaid" will perform two songs at "You've Got A Friend" Benefit Cabaret in Lancaster July 20. Proceeds from the event will go to Gamut Theatre Group in Harrisburg to replace vandalized sound equipment. When the executive director of Gamut Theatre Group walked into work on June 16 and found about $7,000 in damages to sound equipment, she was devastated.

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  9. Ex-mayor of Pennsylvania's capital charged with corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The York Daily Record

    Former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed, center, walks with attorney Henry Hockeimer, left, outside court for his preliminary arraignment at District Judge William Wenner's offices in Lower Paxton Township, Pa., on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Reed was charged Tuesday with hundreds of counts, including criminal solicitation, theft and bribery.

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  10. Former Harrisburg Mayor Reed charged with theft, briberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The York Daily Record

    Former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed has been arrested on corruption charges in a grand jury investigation of city finances during his 28 years in office. In June, Reed's home was raided by law enforcement agents as part of the investigation into Harrisburg's governance during Reed's time as mayor.

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  11. Thoughts on Gov. Wolf's blind trust and the sale of his family's businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | The York Daily Record

    The headline on the front page of last week's York Sunday News asked the question, "How blind is Wolf's blind trust?" The blind trust into which Tom Wolf placed his financial assets when he became governor is operated by Wilmington Trust, a subsidiary of M&T Bank - the same bank that loaned the then-candidate $4.45 million for his campaign. The idea, of course, is to avoid conflicts of interest, and Mr. Wolf deserves credit for voluntarily placing his assets in a trust.

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  12. US Marshals employee caught having sex on roof of Harrisburg federal courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | The York Daily Record

    The U.S. Marshals Service says one of its employees was photographed having sex on the roof of a federal courthouse in Pennsylvania. A resident of a nearby apartment building who was concerned that there was a security breach snapped the pictures this week and sent them to WHTM-TV in Harrisburg, which alerted authorities.

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  13. Man indicted in numerous bank robberies, including 2 in YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | The York Daily Record

    A Harrisburg man was indicted on federal charges of committing 14 bank robberies, including two in York County, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania on Wednesday. Andre Mosley, 47, was charged with robbing 14 banks in York, Dauphin, Cumberland, Franklin counties from late 2014 through February.

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  14. US appeals court upholds EPA plan to clean up Chesapeake BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | The York Daily Record

    A U.S. appeals court on Monday approved a federal plan to limit pollution in the Chesapeake Bay despite objections from farmers, builders and others who accused the Environmental Protection Agency of a power grab. The ruling by the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upholds restrictions on farm and construction runoff and wastewater treatment, and has the support of environmentalists and officials in the six states that surround the Chesapeake. 1 comment

  15. Remains of schooner raised from Lake Champlain back to NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The York Daily Record

    In this 1934 photo released by the Naval History and Heritage Command, remains of the hull of Royal Savage, a continental schooner from 1776, are raised from Lake Champlain near Plattsburgh, N.Y. The Revolutionary War battleship, one of several under the command of Benedict Arnold, was burned and sank as Americans and British struggled for control of the lake. The remains had been in possession by the city of Harrisburg, Pa., but will be turned over to the U.S. Navy during a ceremony Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in Harrisburg.

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  16. Area agriculture news and events for the week of July 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The York Daily Record

    Williams Grove Farmers Flea Market: hosted by Williams Grove Historical Steam Engine Association, is open sunrise to 2 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, throughout the year, at Williams Grove Steam Engine Show Grounds, Williams Grove Road, Williams Grove. All vendors must have and display a current Pennsylvania sales tax license.

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  17. Police arrest 11 in northern York County heroin investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The York Daily Record

    An investigation into heroin trafficking in northern York County has resulted in the arrests of 11 people and the seizure of more than 1,600 bags of the drug, the York County District Attorney's office said Monday. Since February 2015, Carroll Township police and the York County Drug Task Force have conducted several investigations into the heroin trade in the Dillsburg area and other areas in rural northern York County.

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  18. 5 things to know about this week's medical marijuana newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    An effort to legalize some forms of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania remains underway as lawmakers attempt to pass a state budget by June 30. There are 23 states and Washington, D.C., that have legalized medical marijuana. While the movement on the issue this week in Harrisburg wasn't tectonic, below is all you need to know from a busy couple of days.

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  19. Last-minute Father's Day lottery ticket gift worth $1MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    A scratch-off lottery ticket bought as a last-minute Father's Day gift has turned a Pennsylvania truck driver into an instant millionaire. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review first reported that 61-year-old Joseph Morrah, of Jeannette, was given the ticket Sunday.

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  20. Another liquor privatization bill enters the fray in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    A new liquor privatization bill would allow beer distributors to turn their businesses into one-stop shops where consumers could buy unlimited quantities of beer, wine and liquor. Sponsored by state Sen. Scott Wagner, R-York, the bill would also allow grocery stores, hotels and bars to sell takeout wine and liquor, but it limits how much consumers to three liters of each.

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