| Sep 19, 2012
| 8:49 AM
A 65-mile section of the eastbound Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed tonight for an emergency recovery operation between the Breezewood Exit (#161) and the Carlisle Exit (#226) from 6 p.m. until approximately 8 p.m.
The closure is needed to allow...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Cash paying travelers on the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be issued a new style ticket beginning Wednesday, Septermber 26, 2012. The new tickets, sporting a different look and feel, will be about 1.75 inches longer and printed on white thermal paper. They...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 10:54 AM
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
NORTHEASTERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
DAUPHIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
NORTHEASTERN JUNIATA COUNTY IN CENTRAL...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 5:41 AM
After stealing two cars and attempting to hijack a tractor trailer, a Florida man was taken into custody by Pennsylvania State Police. Matthew Malory, 28, was driving his pick-up truck on Westbound 322 around 1:30 p.m. Thursday when he struck two vehicles...
| Aug 14, 2012
The Pennsylvania Turnpike has had those bright yellow call boxes along the toll road system for more than 20 years. But because so many people carry cell phones, the number of calls have gone down.
" The numbers demonstrate that more and more people...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 8:34 AM
Beginning Saturday night a portion of Pennsylvania Turnpike will be shut down in both directions for about 7 hours.
The Turnpike will be closed for bridge work between Carlisle and Breezewood.
The Turnpike is expected to re-open by 6 a.m. on Sunday...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Baltimore and Maryland's counties could impose their own 5-cents-a-gallon tax on gas to pay for local roads and buses under a proposal by Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller.
Miller also proposed Thursday leasing a state toll highway to a private...
| May 18, 2013
Although Maryland has handed out five casino operating licenses, the state is entering uncharted territory with the allocation of its sixth.
For the first time, there's real competition. Three serious operators submitted bids to run a casino in Prince...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:23 AM
PennDOT District 8 today reminds motorists that Nov. 9-12 bearing replacement work will close the bridge that carries U.S. Route 222 South over the Pennsylvania Turnpike in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. This closure is part of a project that...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 11:08 AM
The Pennsylvania State Police is looking for information on a unsolved case, which involved the murder of United States Marine Corps Cpl. Robert Daniel Corriveau. Cpl. Corriveau was discovered deceased along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Chester County,...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 4:09 PM
A change of leadership coming up at the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. Chief Executive Officer Roger E. Nutt announced Tuesday that he will be stepping down effective on October 31, 2012. Nutt had been CEO of the Turnpike Commission since...