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  1. Sen. Yaw's TV Report: Senator Yaw Visits Sun Area Technical Institute RSSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | NorthcentralPa.com

    This month's 'Conversation with Senator Gene Yaw' highlights Sun Area Technical Institute, a career and technical school located in New Berlin, Union County. Sun-Tech provides world-class hands-on education for 18 high-demand careers to both high school juniors and seniors, as well as adult learners.

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  2. Union County Awarded Recycling Grant RSSRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | NorthcentralPa.com

    State Senator Gene Yaw today announced that Union County will receive state funding to continue promoting its recycling program. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection , Union County will receive $23,088.48 under the County Recycling Coordinator Grant Program of Act 101 of 1988.

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  3. Controversy Surrounding Union County ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A Civil War re-enactment group that carries a Confederate Flag in public events has withdrawn from a parade in Union County after coordinators asked that it not be displayed. The controversy over displaying the Confederate Flag has grown since last week's murders at a black church in Charleston, South Carolina.

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  4. Recovering Sharon Budd And Husband Get Wedding Anniversary SurpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    It was a wedding anniversary surprise for an Ohio woman severely injured after rocks were thrown off an overpass on Interstate 80 last year in Union County. From their happy expressions, Sharon and Randy Budd certainly weren't expecting this welcome here at Applebee's near Lewisburg.

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  5. Continue ReadingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | New Albany Gazette

    Even though a chance of rain is forecast, temperatures are expected to be considerably cooler for the Union County FreedomFest planned this weekend. The patriotically-themed event will return to the lawn of the historic Union County Courthouse and, because of the election year and number of races, will include a traditional political speaking.

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  6. Rock throwing that hurt Ohio teacher nets man up to 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | O-R Online

    ... for the fourth co-defendant, Tyler Porter, 18, said he was thinking over a plea deal with prosecutors, and Union County Judge Michael Sholley scheduled his trial for late July. Police have said the four young men were out to cause mayhem one night a ...

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  7. Pennsylvania man could serve 20 years for rock-throwing incident...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Ohio.com

    Sharon and Randy Budd enter the Union County Courthouse for a pre-trial motion Tuesday morning in Lewisburg, Pa. Two Pennsylvania men are admitting taking part in a rock-throwing incident that badly injured Sharon Budd, an Ohio teacher on Interstate 80 last year.

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  8. I-80 Rock Throwing Victim Prepares for 7th SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Sharon Budd and the rest of her family weren't just back in Union County for court hearings on Tuesday. The woman from Ohio is about to have another surgery at Geisinger Medical Center near Danville.

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  9. Suspect in rock throwing that hurt teacher weighs plea dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Erie Times News

    "' A Pennsylvania man is about to find out how much time he'll serve for his role in a rock-throwing incident last year that badly injured an Ohio teacher traveling on Interstate 80. Union County court officials said 19-year-old Brett Lahr will learn Tuesday how long he'll be incarcerated for the attack that left Sharon Budd with severe head injuries. The defense lawyer for Lahr's 18-year-old brother Dylan Lahr says he plans to plead guilty to an unspecified charge during a separate proceeding Tuesday.

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    Tuesday Jun 23 | Erie Times News

    ... injured an Ohio teacher traveling on Interstate 80. The defense lawyer for 18-year-old Tyler Porter told a Union County judge Tuesday that he needs more time to weigh the unspecified offer from the district attorney. By Mark Scolforo. SENT: NewsNow. ...

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  11. Accused I-80 Rock Throwers in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The teens accused of throwing a rock from an Interstate 80 overpass and badly injuring a woman were back in Union County court on Tuesday. All four of those teens involved with that rock throwing incident that injured Sharon Budd from Cleveland, Ohio are expected to be in court.

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  12. Things to know for Tuesday in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Erie Times News

    A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Tuesday. Union County court officials say 19-year-old Brett Lahr will learn Tuesday how long he'll be incarcerated for the attack that left Sharon Budd with severe head injuries.

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  13. Sentencing, plea planned in rock throwing that hurt teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Erie Times News

    "' A Pennsylvania man is about to find out how much time he'll serve for his role in a rock-throwing incident last year that badly injured an Ohio teacher traveling on Interstate 80. Union County court officials said 19-year-old Brett Lahr will learn Tuesday how long he'll be incarcerated for the attack that left Sharon Budd with severe head injuries. The defense lawyer for Lahr's 18-year-old brother Dylan Lahr says he plans to plead guilty to an unspecified charge during a separate proceeding Tuesday.

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  14. Mifflinburg tour to include a - pop up' garden featuring fresh herbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... can also register to win a reproduction 19th century botanical print, courtesy of Back Alleys and Back Roads of Union County. The "pop up" garden is an herb garden created specially for the 2015 Garden Tour at the Market Street Log House, owned by ...

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  15. Police Nab Suspect in Union County Bank RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Authorities said the West Milton State Bank on Hardees Drive in West Buffalo Township, near Mifflinburg, was robbed around 11 a.m.

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  16. Woman Whose Head Was Crushed by Teens Gets New SkullRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Breitbart.com

    The Ohio woman whose head was smashed by a large rock thrown by teens from a highway overpass is preparing for a seventh surgery which she hopes will give her a new "custom made skull." In July of 2010, Sharon Budd, a language arts teacher at the Perry Local School District in Stark County, Ohio, was traveling through Union County, Pennsylvania, on I-80 when a group of teens threw a large rock from an overpass down onto the highway.

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  17. Sen. Yaw Announces District-Wide Natural Gas 'Impact Fee' Disbursements RSSRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | NorthcentralPa.com

    ... County/Municipal Share/Legacy Share: County/Municipal Share/Legacy Share: $1,728,776.86 $15,963,849.98 Since Union County has no drilling it does not qualify for a share of the Impact Fee revenue; however, it does qualify for $43,011.18 through the ...

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  18. Paperwork mistake costs Union Co. on bond issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Palladium-Item

    ... story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1MjdJYQ Refinancing a bond issued a decade ago for renovations at the Union County Courthouse recently hit a snag that will reduce slightly the savings in bond payments county officials expected to see. The ...

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  19. PennDOT, Safety Partners Honor Local Police for Aggressive-Driving Enforcement RSSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | NorthcentralPa.com

    ... Township Police Department in Columbia County, Officer Jason Roth, Buffalo Valley Regional Police Department, Union County, Officer Matthew W. Gerst, Mahoning Township Police Department, Montour County and Officer Raymond J. Siko, Shamokin Police ...

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  20. Seniors Line Up for Free Produce VouchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Some senior citizens in Union County got vouchers that they can use to buy produce at local farmer's markets. People lined up inside Ard's Farm Market near Lewisburg for most of the morning to get free vouchers.

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