News Releases

Jan

22

2018

January 22, 2018

State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) today recognized Jennifer R. Wahl, a teacher at Loyalsock Township High School, as the “2018 Teacher of the Year” during a ceremony at the State Capitol Building. Listen     [Read More]

Jan

03

2018

January 03, 2018

Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) today announced his Bradford County Satellite Office hours during the month of January.   [Read More]

Dec

22

2017

December 22, 2017

Legislation exempting Schedule V epilepsy drugs from having to be queried as part of the state’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) was signed into law today, according to state Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).   [Read More]

Dec

22

2017

December 22, 2017

State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) today announced that two state grants from Pennsylvania's Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) have been awarded to Lycoming College and Lycoming Engines headquartered in the City of Williamsport, Lycoming County.   [Read More]

Dec

12

2017

December 12, 2017

Legislation codifying use of a standardized Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) form for individuals suffering from a serious illness or toward the end of life was unanimously approved today by the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, according to the bill’s prime sponsor state Senator Gene Yaw (R-23).   Listen   [Read More]

Dec

07

2017

December 07, 2017

State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) today announced that Bradford, Lycoming and Susquehanna counties have been awarded funding to clean up local waters through the Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) Growing Greener program.   [Read More]