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Pennsylvania gun owners would be protected against locally enacted restrictions on guns and ammunition under legislation approved in the state House recently.
The North Shore Railroad teamed up with Rickenbaugh Building Supply to host a Customer Appreciation lunch at PA Distribution on Friday, April 21.
Dan Falls, a veterans field service officer with the American Legion, will be available at the Mifflinburg office on Wednesday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. He will assist veterans with services such as compensation, education, pension, health care and death benefits.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Fred Keller (Snyder/Union) today announced a $275,000 grant has been awarded to Spring Township Municipal Authority in Snyder County, for a water line replacement project.
The House Finance Committee has approved my bill that would provide an exemption of the state’s 6 percent sales tax on the retail purchase of gun safes and gun locks. Providing this type of exemption would remove a potential financial barrier for gun owners who are seeking methods to more safely store their firearms. It may also encourage more people to use safe storage practices.
HARRISBURG – Applications are now available for federal grants to help Pennsylvania’s rural communities better guard against the threat of fires in forested, undeveloped and unprotected areas, Rep. Fred Keller announced today.
After 11 days of hearings over the past three weeks, the House Appropriations Committee’s questioning of Wolf Administration officials about the 2017-18 state budget proposal has come to an end.
Now that the governor has offered an overview his $32.3 billion state budget proposal, it’s time for lawmakers to dig into the details with an eye toward cutting spending and improving government efficiency.
The annual state budget process got underway this week when Gov. Tom Wolf outlined his 2017-18 spending plan before a joint session of the General Assembly.
HARRISBURG – Area lawmakers today announced forms for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program for the 2016 tax year are now available.
MIFFLINBURG – Dan Falls, a veterans field service officer with the American Legion, will be available at Rep. Fred Keller’s (Snyder/Union) office in Mifflinburg on Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Members of the state champion Lewisburg Green Dragons soccer team visited the state Capitol on Monday, Jan. 23, where they were recognized on the floor of the state House of Representatives for their athletic achievements.
MIFFLINBURG – Local government officials and leaders of area nonprofit organizations are invited to a grant writing seminar on Friday, Feb. 17, at Middlecreek Area Community Center, 67 Elm St., Beaver Springs.
Members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives took the oath of office and were sworn in on Tuesday, Jan. 3, during a ceremony in the chamber of the House. Pictured (from left) are area lawmakers, Rep. Lynda Schlegel Culver (R-Northumberland/Snyder), Rep. Kurt A. Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) and Rep. Fred Keller (R-Union/Snyder). The three representatives were each sworn in for their fourth terms serving the people of their districts.