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7/16/2018

Wolf Administration Introduces Opioid Prescribing Guidelines for Workers' Compensation
 
The Wolf Administration today introduced opioid prescribing guidelines for workers' compensation to help health care providers determine when opioids are appropriate for treatment of someone injured on the job.
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7/12/2018

Visitors Get Farm-to-Cone Experience on First-Ever Ice Cream Trail
 
Pennsylvanians and visitors to the commonwealth can now 'pursue their scoops' on the commonwealth's first ice cream trail, a partnership between the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA), the Pennsylvania Tourism Office, PA Preferred, and the Center for Dairy Excellence (CDE).
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7/12/2018

Visitors Get Farm-to-Cone Experience on First-Ever Ice Cream Trail
 
Pennsylvanians and visitors to the commonwealth can now 'pursue their scoops' on the commonwealth's first ice cream trail, a partnership between the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA), the Pennsylvania Tourism Office, PA Preferred, and the Center for Dairy Excellence (CDE).
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7/12/2018

Governor Wolf Makes $22 Million Deposit into Rainy Day Fund, First in Nearly a Decade
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced a $22 million deposit into the state's Rainy Day fund, the first in nearly a decade. The governor was joined by Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella for the announcement at the Capitol.
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7/12/2018

Governor Wolf Makes $22 Million Deposit into Rainy Day Fund, First in Nearly a Decade
 
Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced a $22 million deposit into the state's Rainy Day fund, the first in nearly a decade. The governor was joined by Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella for the announcement at the Capitol.
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7/11/2018

Department of Corrections Begins Transferring Employees, Inmates from SCI Graterford to SCI Phoenix
 
Collegeville, PA - At 9:15 AM, Department of Corrections officials locked down SCI Graterford to begin the relocation of employees and inmates from the State Correctional Institution (SCI) Graterford to SCI Phoenix. DOC officials plan to move several hundred inmates each day, and they will continue the transition for however long it takes to complete the operation.
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7/11/2018

Department of Corrections Begins Transferring Employees, Inmates from SCI Graterford to SCI Phoenix
 
Collegeville, PA - At 9:15 AM, Department of Corrections officials locked down SCI Graterford to begin the
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7/11/2018

Wolf Administration Highlights Tick and Mosquito Awareness, Opportunities to Spend Time Outdoors
 
The Wolf Administration today urged Pennsylvania residents and visitors to take precautions to avoid ticks and mosquitoes when spending time outdoors this summer.
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7/11/2018

Governor Wolf Signs Executive Order to Improve Job, Skills Training as Part of PAsmart Initiative
 
Governor Tom Wolf was joined by labor and business leaders, including Microsoft, and several cabinet secretaries today to launch the next phase of PAsmart, a first-of-its-kind $30 million investment in workforce development. During the press conference in York, the governor signed an executive order to cut red tape and improve coordination between several state agencies to more effectively deliver workforce development services to Pennsylvanians.
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7/11/2018

Governor Wolf Signs Executive Order to Improve Job, Skills Training as Part of PAsmart Initiative
 
Governor Tom Wolf was joined by labor and business leaders, including Microsoft, and several cabinet secretaries today to launch the next phase of PAsmart, a first-of-its-kind $30 million investment in workforce development. During the press conference in York, the governor signed an executive order to cut red tape and improve coordination between several state agencies to more effectively deliver workforce development services to Pennsylvanians.
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7/10/2018

Auditor General DePasquale Says State Must Do More to Help Keep People Warm, Safer through Winter
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said his recent performance audits of two programs designed to keep low-income Pennsylvanians warm and safer through winter found the state failed to spend $5.4 million of federal funding that potentially could have helped 527 families.
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7/10/2018

Auditor General DePasquale Says State Must Do More to Help Keep People Warm, Safer through Winter
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said his recent performance audits of two programs designed to keep low-income Pennsylvanians warm and safer through winter found the state failed to spend $5.4 million of federal funding that potentially could have helped 527 families.
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6/29/2018

Event Highlights New PennDOT Motorcycle Training for 2018 Riding Season
 
Today at Blackmans Cycle Center in Emmaus, PennDOT sponsored 'A Day at The Range,' a demonstration showcasing the Pennsylvania Motorcycle Safety Program's (PAMSP's) new motorcycle training curriculum and emphasizing the importance of proper training in mitigating crashes.
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6/29/2018

Event Highlights New PennDOT Motorcycle Training for 2018 Riding Season
 
Today at Blackmans Cycle Center in Emmaus, PennDOT sponsored 'A Day at The Range,' a demonstration showcasing the Pennsylvania Motorcycle Safety Program's (PAMSP's) new motorcycle training curriculum and emphasizing the importance of proper training in mitigating crashes.
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6/29/2018

Pennsylvania Tourism Office Unveils New Fred Rogers Trail
 
Latrobe, PA - Today, the Pennsylvania Tourism Office, housed within the state Department of Community and Economic Development, paid homage to Pennsylvania native Fred Rogers and announced a Fred Rogers Trail, where travelers can zip up their cardigans and experience firsthand the neighborhoods that inspired the TV pioneer.
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